"First American Edition 1958" stated on copyright page; full title: "Adam's Rib and other anomalous elements in the Hebrew Creation Myth"; "with wood engravings by James Metcalf"; Thomas Yoseloff publisher, New York; hardbound; interior very good condition with unmarked pages; red boards are good with minor fading; dust jacket a bit worn - see pics.


Description -

Robert Graves opens up the first four chapters of Genesis and displays that many of the creation myths, such as Eve coming from the rib of Adam, are best explained as anecdotes based on the misreading of certain canaanite icons captured by the Hebrews.

Adam's Rib by Robert Graves

SKU: BS147t