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Published: 14 August 2018

336 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190663520

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Orphic Tradition and the Birth of the Gods

Dwayne A. Meisner

  • The first detailed analysis of the Orphic theogonic tradition in English, since Martin West's in 1983.
  • Contributes a new perspective to a century-long debate in the field of Greek religion.
  • Makes original arguments about the nature of four theogonies, and the deities featured in them.