New System or an Analysis of Ancient Mythology PArt 1
by : Jacob Bryant
London 1775 second edition. Printed for T. Payne. Hardcover large 4to. Full leather. "Wherein an attempt is made to divest Tradition of Fable; and to reduce the Truth to its original purity. In this work is given an history of the Babylonians, Chaldeans, Egyptians, Canaanites, Helladian, Ionian, Leleges, Dorians, Pegasgi also of the Scythae, Indo-Scythae, Ethiopians Phenicians...etc."