White Goddess: A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth
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White Goddess: A Historical Grammar of Poetic Myth

by Graves
     
 

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The White Goddess is perhaps the finest of Robert Graves's works on the psychological and mythological sources of poetry. In this tapestry of poetic and religious scholarship, Graves explores the stories behind the earliest of European deities—the White Goddess of Birth, Love, and Death—who was worshipped under countless titles. He also uncovers

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The White Goddess is perhaps the finest of Robert Graves's works on the psychological and mythological sources of poetry. In this tapestry of poetic and religious scholarship, Graves explores the stories behind the earliest of European deities—the White Goddess of Birth, Love, and Death—who was worshipped under countless titles. He also uncovers the obscure and mysterious power of "pure poetry" and its peculiar and mythic language.

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ISBN-13:
9780374504939
Publisher:
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date:
01/28/1966
Edition description:
Amended and Enlarged Edition
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
4.70(w) x 10.24(h) x 1.36(d)

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