A dissertation on the mysteries of the Cabiri : or, The great gods of Phenicia, Samothrace, Egypt, Troas, Greece, Italy, and Crete ; being an attempt to deduce the several orgies of Isis, Ceres, Mithras, Bacchus, Rhea, Adonis, and Hecate, from a union of the rites commemorative of the deluge with the adoration of the hosts of heaven / By George Stanley Faber.

By: Faber, George Stanley, 1773-1854
Contributor(s): Witt, George, 1804-1869 [former owner.]
Language: English, Greek, Modern (1453- ), Hebrew Publisher: Oxford : At the University press for the author, and sold by F. and C. Rivington; [etc.,etc.], 1803.Description: 2 v. : fold pl. ; 22 cm.Other title: Faber's mysteries of the Cabiri [Spine title]Subject(s): Cabiri | Mysteries, Religious | Religion | MythologyOwnership: From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869
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Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 76 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001406
Book British Museum
Africa Oceania and the Americas Rare WITT 75 (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available 00001405

Text in English, with many references in Hebrew and Greek.

Includes index.

From the library of George Witt, 1804-1869. UkLoBM