The Cult of the Seer in the Ancient Middle East

$125.00

By Violet MacDermot

Published in 1971

Sections Include: The Faculty of Vision, The Decline of Oracles, Withdrawal from the Environment of the Senses, The Ascetic Way of Life, Self Isolation, Prolonged Solitude, Self Enclosure, Self Mortification, Self Infliction of Pain, Devices for Preventing Rest, Food Deprivation, Heavenly Food, Sleep Deprivation, Nights of Vigil, etc. etc.

Bound hardcover with original jacket with light shelf wear.

In stock