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Scatalogic Rites of All Nations (1891 book)

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Scatalogic Rites of All Nations
Author John Gregory Burke
Pub. date 1891
Language English

Scatalogic Rites of All Nations: A Dissertation Upon the Employment of Excrementitious Remedial Agents in Religion, Therapeutics, Divination, Witchcraft, Love-Philters, etc., In All Parts of the Globe is an 1891 book by John Gregory Burke, detailing the "use of human ordure and human urine in rites of a religious or semi-religious character among various nations."

Editions

  • Bourke, John G. (1888), Compilation of Notes and Memoranda Bearing Upon the Use of Human Ordure and Human Urine in Rites of Religious and Semi-Religious Character Among Various Nations, Washington  — a 56 page publication that was expanded into the 496 page book
  • Bourke, John G. (1891), Scatalogic Rites of All Nations: A Dissertation Upon the Employment of Excrementitious Remedial Agents in Religion, Therapeutics, Divination, Witchcraft, Love-Philters, etc., In All Parts of the Globe, Washington, D.C.: W. H. Lowdermilk & Co. 
  • Bourke, John Gregory; Krauss, Frederick S. (trans.); Ihm, Hermann (trans.) (1913) (in German), Der Unrat in Sitte, Brauch, Glauben und Gewohnheitsrecht der Völker: Verdeutscht und Neubearbeitet von Friedrich S. Krauss und H. Ihm; mit eniem geleitwort von Dr. Sigmund Freud mit Bourkes Bildnis, Leipzig: Ethnologischer Verlag 
  • Bourke, John G. (1934), Scatalogic Rites of All Nations: A Dissertation Upon the Employment of Excrementitious Remedial Agents in Religion, Therapeutics, Divination, Witchcraft, Love-Philters, etc., In All Parts of the Globe, New York: American Anthropological Society, https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uc1.32106011901953  — this edition features an English translation from the 1913 German ed. foreword by Sigmund Freud