The Origin of Pagan Idolatry Ascertained from Historical Testimony and Circumstantial Evidence, Zväzok 1

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F. and C. Rivingtons, 1816
 

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Priapus
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Apollo
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Janus 207
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Hercules
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rished during those ages
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this theory 400
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Mercury Hermes Thoth HermAnubis Theutates Tuisto Twash ta Tai Datta Buddha Sacya
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Mars Ares TheusAres
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Osiris Horus Serapis 208
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Adonis Attis 209
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Brahma Vishnou Siva 211
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Hu Beli Belatucader Abellion
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Vitzliputzli 212
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Sabianism united to Demonolatry
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The high antiquity of the fable of the four ages may be gathered from
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Parallel traditions of the Atlantians 97
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From Demonolatry and Sabianism united sprang Materialism which
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The whole history of the great mother corresponds with her navicular cha
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Respecting the human character of the great father as exhibited
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The great mother viewed as the female regent of Hades
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On the antediluoian and diluvian history as exhibited in the Zend
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Adam and Eve
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the solar orb 228
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Remarks on the early history contained in the ZendAvesta
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The worship of the sacred Omphalos
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Mythological prayers of the Parsees
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Hu Dylan Dwyvan Noë Aeddon
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A view of the mode in which Idolatry may be supposed to have originated
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Concerning the pagan doctrine of a succession of similar worlds
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Egyptian statement of the doctrine
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Cingalese statement of the doctrine
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Statement of the doctrine by the Greek and Roman philosophers
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Druidical statement of the doctrine
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Remarks on the sacred books
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The preceding remarks will account for a curious local variety in
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Respecting the Materialism of the great god and goddess of
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Local floods produced by the alleged submersion of a city or an island 1 59
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The Soul of the world is really the great father or chief herogod
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Chinese cosmogony
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Remarks on the prayers 90
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XI The demiurgic triads of the Orphic and Platonic systems
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BOOK II
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CHAPTER I
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CHAPTER II
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Respecting the sacred books
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ARARAT coincides geographically with the antediluvian Paradise
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Buddha of Ceylon Gautameh
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Respecting the navicular infernal and human character of
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Buddha of CochinChina Tonquin Japan and Tartary
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Parnassus whether Indian or Greek Atlas Snowdon and CaderIdris
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Buddha of Iran Aboudad Mahabad
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CHAPTER III
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Buddha of the Celts
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The Paradisiacal islands are the classical Elysium
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Summanus
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Respecting certain remarkable opinions which the Gentiles enter tained of the Sun 215
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Mystical intercommunion of the Earth the Ark and Hades as exemplified
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CHAPTER 1
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Hercules
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Mercury Hermes
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Respecting the Holy White Island of the West
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Pag Idol
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On the origin and import of the veneration paid to the bull
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Cupid Cama Eros Caimis Camasson Pothos Maneros Pappas
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The worship of the lion
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Mithras
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The origination of the symbols of the bull the lion and the eagle must
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MarsCamulus or Cadmilus
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Hindoo Cherubim in the Paradise of Meru Phenix Simorgh
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CHAPTER VII
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Parallel fables respecting mountains which take their name from Idavratta 339
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Concerning the identity and astronomical character of the great
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On the origin and purport of sacrificial rites
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Respecting the notions entertained of the nature of sacrifice
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