Publisher, Macmillan & Co, 1930
Hardbound, no dust-jacket, pp.239
Condition, Used – Good, bound in dark green book cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Inscribed name to front endpaper, no foxing, notes or highlights.
Frazer’s charts numerous narratives that claim to explain the origin of fire, covering all the inhabited continents from a number of perspectives. It is a testament to the breadth of his anthropology and the elegance of his prose.