Contents:Introduction: The Book of the Hero One: The Hero from on High Two: The Heroic Biography Three: The Framework of Adventure Four: The Hero "Speaks" Five: Foils, Fools, and Antiheroes Six: Tertium Quid: Aspects of Liminality Seven: The Final Hero: Beyond Immortality Notes Index
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