Headpiece to chapter 2: [Druid human sacrifice] by Gustave Doré (1832-83 from X. B. Santine's La Mythologie du Rhin (1862), 25. Formatting and text by George P. Landow. [You may use this image without prior permission for any scholarly or educational purpose as long as you link your document to this URL in a web document or credit the Internet Archive and Oxford University and link to the Victorian Web web document or cite it in a print one.]

Non par leurs dogmes, mais par leurs rites, les druides, ces grands importateurs de la première vérité religieuse dans les Gaules, comme dans la Germanie, peuvent être soumis à l'appréciation mythologique. [25-26]

Bibliography

Santine, X. B. La Mythologie du Rhin. Paris: L. Hachette, 1862. Internet Archive version of a copy in the library of the University of Oxford. Web. 22 February 2014.


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