Hardcover, Oxford: Oxford University Press (Clarendon Press), 1935. First Edition. Very Good- with no dust jacket.
Sound binding and hinges. Tear at lower ffep. Pages clean, tanned, with light corner creasing at top. Cloth over boards is edge rubbed with heaviest wear at top of spine (rubbing and a 1/8-inch closed tear). ; Chapters on magic, omen, and prophecy; the old Italian religion - deities and cults; the old Italian religion - words and ideas; the state-cult; the Graeco-Roman gods with Roman names, with Roman and Greek names, and with Greek names; oriental gods - cosmological gods - worship of the emperor; fate and the gods (with the meaning of fortuna in Virgil); the dead and the underworld. Conclusion, index, list of passages referred to. ; 9.0" tall; 337 pages.