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Golden Bough

Golden Bough

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The Golden Bough:A study of magic and religion
By Sir James George Frazer
PrefaceSubject IndexChapter 1. The King of the Wood
1. Diana and Virbius2. Artemis and Hippolytus3. Recapitulation
Chapter 2. Priestly KingsChapter 3. Sympathetic Magic
1. The Principles of Magic2. Homoeopathic or Imitative Magic3. Contagious Magic
4. The Magician's Progress
Chapter 4. Magic and ReligionChapter 5. The Magical Control of the Weather
1. The Public Magician2. The Magical Control of Rain3. The Magical Control of the Sun4. The Magical Control of the Wind
Chapter 6. Magicians as KingsChapter 7. Incarnate Human GodsChapter 8. Departmental Kings of NatureChapter 9. The Worship of Trees
1. Tree-spirits2. Beneficent Powers of Tree-Spirits
Chapter 10. Relics of Tree Worship in Modern EuropeChapter 11. The Influence of the Sexes on VegetationChapter 12. The Sacred Marriage
1. Diana as a Goddess of Fertility2. The Marriage of the Gods
Chapter 13. The Kings of Rome and Alba
1. Numa and Egeria2. The King as Jupiter
Chapter 14. Succession to the Kingdom in Ancient LatiumChapter 15. The Worship of the Oak Chapter 16. Dianus and DianaChapter 17. The Burden of Royalty
1. Royal and Priestly Taboos2. Divorce of the Spiritual from the Temporal Power
Chapter 18. The Perils of the Soul
1. The Soul as a Mannikin
2. Absence and Recall of the Soul3. The Soul as a Shadow and a Reflection
Chapter 19. Tabooed Acts
1. Taboos on Intercourse with Strangers2. Taboos on Eating and Drinking3. Taboos on Showing the Face4. Taboos on Quitting the House5. Taboos on Leaving Food over
Chapter 20. Tabooed Persons
1. Chiefs and Kings tabooed2. Mourners tabooed3. Women tabooed at Menstruation and Childbirth4. Warriors tabooed5. Manslayers tabooed6. Hunters and Fishers tabooed
Chapter 21. Tabooed Things
1. The Meaning of Taboo2. Iron tabooed3. Sharp Weapons tabooed4. Blood tabooed5. The Head tabooed6. Hair tabooed7. Ceremonies at Hair-cutting8. Disposal of Cut Hair and Nails9. Spittle tabooed10. Foods tabooed11. Knots and Rings tabooed
Chapter 22. Tabooed Words
1. Personal Names tabooed2. Names of Relations tabooed

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