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Abandonment

David Leeming

in The Oxford Companion to World Mythology

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780195156690
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199916481
Abandonment

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An important stage of the universal hero myth or monomyth is that of the abandonment of the infant hero to

Reference Entry.  91 words. 

Subjects: Customs and Traditions

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