THE PLIGHT OF A SORCERER: Edited by Joan Puhvel and David Weeks. Georges Dumezil.

THE PLIGHT OF A SORCERER: Edited by Joan Puhvel and David Weeks

Berkeley: University of California Press, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. "This, the second section of Mythe et epopee II, Georges Dumezil's outstanding work on Indo-European myth and folklore, reconstructs another prototypical figure in the gallery of epic types: the Sorcerer. In ancient mythical societies a culture hero needed access to magic, either personally or by command, because he was ideally expected to control or banish old age and death." Octavo. Original black cloth binding, with orange titles. A fine copy in a fine dust jacket. Fine / Fine. Item #70487
ISBN: 0520055349

Price: $100.00

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