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Lectures on the religion of the Semites.

First series, The fundamental institutions.

by W. Robertson Smith

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Published by A. & C. Black in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Semites -- Religion

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesReligion of the Semitics.
    StatementBy the late W. Robertson Smith ...
    SeriesBurnett lectures [Aberdeen university] 1888-89
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL1600 .S6 1894
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 507, [1] p.
    Number of Pages507
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7013455M
    LC Control Number09029942
    OCLC/WorldCa407041

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    been commemorated. The first series of Burnett Lectures on the Religion of the Semites has long been a classic work, but the second and third series of Lectures failed to appear in the author's own lifetime owing to the ill health of his latter years. The long forgotten manuscript was discovered by me in the Robertson Smith Archive in the Cambridge. The outstanding nineteenth-century biblical scholar and Semitist William Robertson Smith gave three courses of Burnett Lectures on the Religion of the Semites at Aberdeen just over a century ago. This first series, published in (2nd edition, ), has long been a classic work and considered a foundational text in the comparative study of religion.

      Hermetic Library Fellow T Polyphilus reviews The Religion of the Semites: The Fundamental Institutions by W Robertson Smith.. This influential late 19th-century study of ancient near eastern religion was supposed to have been the first of three courses of lectures on the topic of the religious matrix–or “higher heathenism,” as the author sometimes calls it–against which background . OCLC Number: Description: lxiv, pages: illustrations, portrait ; 23 cm: Contents: Introduction: the subject and the method of enquiry --The nature of the religious community, and the relation of the gods to their worshippers --The relation of the gods to natural things --holy places --the jinn --Holy places in their relation to man --Sanctuaries, natural and artificial --holy.


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Read this book on Questia. In April I was invited by the trustees of the Burnett Fund to deliver three courses of lectures at Aberdeen, in the three years from October to Octoberon "The primitive religions of the Semitic peoples, viewed in relation to other ancient religions, and to the spiritual religion of the Old Testament and of Christianity.".

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