The Golden Bough Author:James George Frazer The Golden Bough describes our ancestors' primitive methods of worship, sex practices, strange rituals and festivals. Disproving the popular thought that primitive life was simple, this monumental survey shows that savage man was enmeshed in a tangle of magic, taboos, and superstitions. Revealed here is the evolution of man from savagery to civi... more »lization, from the modification of his weird and often bloodthirsty customs to the entry of lasting moral, ethical, and spiritual values.
ISBN 0-02-095570-7 (q.v.) shown on back and within, but publisher is Collier Books.« less