Myth and ritual : essays on the myth and ritual of the Hebrews in relation to the culture pattern of the ancient East / by A.M. Blackman ... [et al.] ; edited by S.H. Hooke ; with a foreword by D.C. Simpson.
Contributor(s): Blackman, Aylward M. (Aylward Manley)Publisher: London New York : Oxford University Press, H. Milford, 1933.Description: xix, 204 p.,  leaves of plates (2 folded) : ill. ; 20 cm.
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Includes bibliographical references and index. "Six of the essays ... were delivered as public lectures at Oxford ... seven were delivered ... as public lectures in the University of London ."--Foreword. Errata slip inserted. Contents: The myth and ritual pattern of the ancient East / by the editor --Myth and ritual in ancient Egypt / by Aylward M. Blackman -- Babylonian myth and ritual / by C.J. Gadd -- Traces of the myth and ritual pattern in Canaan / by the editor -- The sun-cult and the temple at Jerusalem / by F.J. Hollis --Early Hebrew festival rituals / by W.O.E. Oesterley -- Initiatory rituals / by E.O. James -- Hebrew myths / by Theodore H. Robinson.