Pagan Mythology: Now Available!by Styxhexenhammer666
This book is one of those happy titles that I enjoyed reading for its content in the informational and entertaining sense as much as for editing; it contains two pieces of content- pagan lore (Greek and Roman) first, and then a late 19th century analysis of the same in the sense of its connection to social and political topics- for example ideas such as tyranny, liberation, the...
Pagan Ideas of Immortality: Now Available!by Styxhexenhammer666
This work is one of the most dense academic materials I have edited. Written in the early 20th century, it is a historical look at some of the philosophical schools of antiquity and their conception of the afterlife, purgatory, reincarnation, and the nature of the human spirit.
Its details regarding Mithra do not extend to comparisons to Jesus, as was typical in this era. A century...