Texts and Sources in the History of Religions

Series Editors: Steven Engler (Mount Royal University, Calgary, Canada), Richard King (University of Kent, UK), Kocku von Stuckrad (University of Groningen, The Netherlands), Gerard Wiegers (University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands)

Series Type: 
Sub Series
ISSN: 
1876-0910
Main Series: 
ISSN: 
0169-8834

Edited by Domenico Accorinti (Liceo classico “G. Galilei”, Pisa, Italy)

The correspondence between Raffaele Pettazzoni and Herbert Jennings Rose (1927–1958) sheds light on the behind-the-scenes activity of two great modern scholars and provides an interesting perspective on the history of religions in the first half of the twentieth century.
Series: 
Volume: 
146
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004266841
E-ISBN: 
9789004272248
Publication date: 
May 2014
€184,00
$220.00

By Jorunn J. Buckley

An edition of the scholarly letters of the English Lady E. S. Drower, famous for her novels, travel accounts, and studies in the Middle East, especially on the Mandaeans. Drower (1879‐1972) kept up a lively correspodence with scholars, and the letters here span the years 1938 to the mid‐1960s.
Series: 
Volume: 
137
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004205192
E-ISBN: 
9789004222472
Publication date: 
January 2012
€122,00
$147.00

Andrew Phillips Mallory

Representing important new primary source material for scholars of early New England; Saints, Sinners, and the God of the World: The Hartford Sermon Notebook Transcribed, 1679-1680, is a complete transcription of 62 previously unknown Puritan sermons from five different ministers.
Series: 
Volume: 
133
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004192423
E-ISBN: 
9789004216402
Publication date: 
February 2011
€151,00
$182.00

Edited by Vishwa Adluri and Joydeep Bagchee

Bringing together Hiltebeitel's major essays on the the Mahābhārata, the Rāmāyaṇa, and the south Indian cults of Draupadī and Kūttāṇṭavar along with new articles written especially for this collection, this two volume work offers a comprehensive re-reading of the Indian epic tradition by the...
Series: 
Volume: 
132
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004193802
E-ISBN: 
9789004216228
Publication date: 
July 2011
€207,00
$250.00

Edited by Vishwa Adluri and Joydeep Bagchee

Bringing together Hiltebeitel's major essays on the the Mahābhārata, the Rāmāyaṇa, and the south Indian cults of Draupadī and Kūttāṇṭavar along with new articles written especially for this collection, this two volume work offers a comprehensive re-reading of the Indian epic tradition by the...
Series: 
Volume: 
131
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185661
E-ISBN: 
9789004216204
Publication date: 
July 2011
€215,00
$259.00

Alan Williams

The Qesse-ye Sanjan, previously misinterpreted and cast aside as a quasi-historical chronicle, is here rediscovered as a fully-formed religious composition that can tell us a great deal about Zoroastrian values in particular and the nature of religious self-representation in general.
Series: 
Volume: 
124
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004176980
E-ISBN: 
9789047430421
Publication date: 
September 2009
€108,00
$131.00

Mírzá Habíbu'lláh Afnán. Translated and Annotated by Ahang Rabbani

This fascinating history – the first of its kind on the development of a local...
Series: 
Volume: 
122
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004170544
E-ISBN: 
9789047442349
Publication date: 
November 2008
€99,60
$120.60
€166,00
$201.00