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Culture and Sacrifice


  • Page extent: 326 pages
  • Size: 247 x 174 mm
  • Weight: 0.81 kg

Library of Congress

  • Dewey number: 810.9/353
  • Dewey version: 22
  • LC Classification: PN56.H82 H84 2007
  • LC Subject headings:
    • Human sacrifice in literature
    • Human sacrifice in art

Library of Congress Record


 (ISBN-13: 9780521867337)

Culture and Sacrifice

Cambridge University Press
9780521867337 - Culture and Sacrifice - Ritual Death in Literature and Opera - by Derek Hughes
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Ritual Death in Literature and Opera


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© Derek Hughes 2007

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First published 2007

Printed in the United Kingdom at the University Press, Cambridge

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Library of Congress Cataloguing in Publication data
Hughes, Derek, 1944–
Culture and sacrifice: ritual death in literature and opera / Derek Hughes.
p. cm.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN 978-0-521-86733-7
1. Human sacrifice in literature.  2. Human sacrifice in art.  I. Title.
PN56.H82H84 2007
810.9′353–dc22  2007007745

ISBN 978-0-521-86733-7 hardback

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