The Heathen Religion in Its Popular and Symbolical Development


This antique hardcover book is bound in black cloth boards, with gilt spine lettering and decorative cover etching. Overall a clean copy; only mild cover wear; bookplate and inscription from private, 19th century library on front endpapers; most inner pages clean. The book examines the "heathen" religious beliefs of pre-Christian civilizations such as ancient Egypt, Greece, Persia and the Scandinavian countries. 372 pages; approx. 5"x8'.



  • The Heathen Religion in Its Popular and Symbolical Development
  • The Rev. Joseph B. Gross
  • John P. Jewett and Co., 1856