Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by Kees W. Bolle.|
|Series||Studies in the history of religions,, 49|
|Contributions||Bolle, Kees W.|
|LC Classifications||BL65.S37 S3 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 164 p.,  leaf of plates :|
|Number of Pages||164|
|LC Control Number||87021828|
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