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Creator:
Zimmer, Heinrich Robert, 1890-1943.
Title(s):

The king and the corpse; tales of the soul's conquest of evil; ed. by Joseph Campbell.

Published/Created:
[New York] Pantheon Books [1948]
Physical Description:
ix, 316 p. illus. 24 cm.
Holdings:
Reference Library
Founder''s Room
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
committed to retain 20170930 20421231 HathiTrust To help ensure preservation of print and digital collections, this title is retained by Yale University Library on behalf of the HathiTrust Shared Print Program.
Subject Terms:
Folklore.
Contributors:
Campbell, Joseph, 1904-1987.
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