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Magic and divination in the ancient world / edited by Leda Ciraolo and Jonathan Seidel.

Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill-Styx, 2002.
Series:
Ancient magic and divination ; 2
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 152 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Magic -- Congresses.
Divination -- Congresses.
Contents:
Soul emplacements in ancient Mesopotamian funerary rituals / Joann Scurlock
A severed head laughed : stories of divinatory interpretation / Ann Kessler Guinan
Inquiring for the state in the ancient Near East : delineating political location / Joel Sweek
Hittite oracles / Richard Beal
Oracle by image : Coffin Text 103 in context / John Gee
Necromancy in ancient Egypt / Robert K. Ritner
Necromantic praxis in the Midrash on the seance at En Dor / Jonathan Seidel
Under Homer's spell / Gregg Schwender
The poet as conjurer : magic and literary theory in late antiquity / Peter T. Struck
Persons of power and their communities / Anitra Bingham Kolenkow.
Notes:
"Proceedings of the conference on Magic and Divination in the Ancient World held at the University of California at Berkeley in February 1994"--P. vii.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Ciraolo, Leda Jean.
Seidel, Jonathan Lee.
ISBN:
9004124063 (hd.bd.)
OCLC:
50384692
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