THE CULT OF THE SEER IN THE ANCIENT MIDDLE EAST: A Contribution to the Current Research on Hallucinations Drawn from Coptic and other Texts. Together with: SUPPLEMENT. Two volumes.

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London: Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1971. First Edition. A FINE PREMIUM CLOTH SET in dust jackets. A history of hallucination, oracles, religious experiences, and mystic visions pertaining to the religions and mysteries of the ancient Middle East, and especially focused on the rites and rituals. Text: [xii], 829 pages, indexed. Supplement: [xiii], 233 pages. Royal octavo. (Item ID: 16781)

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