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Serpent-worship and other essays

Published 1888 by G. Redway in London .

Table of Contents

Rivers of life.
Phallism in ancient religions.
The origin of serpent-worship.
The Adamites.
The descendants of Cain.
Sacred prostitution.
Marriage among primitive peoples.
Marriage by capture.
Development of the "family".
The social position of woman as affected by "civilisation".
Spiritism and modern spiritualism.
Totems and totemism.
Man and the ape.


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BL441 .W3

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iv, 299, [1] p.
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