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ON

THE MYSTERIES

OF

THE C ABIRI;

OR THE

GREAT GODS OF PHENICIA, SAMOTHRACE, EGYPT,
TROAS, GREECE, ITALY, AND CRETE;

BEING

An Attempt to deduce the several Orgies of

ISIS, CERES, MITHRAS, BACCHUS, RHEA, ADONIS,
AND HECATE,

FROM AN

Union of the Rites commemorative of the Deluge with the
Adoration of the Host of Heaven.

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OXFORD:

AT THE UNIVERSITY PRESS FOR THE AUTHOR

And sold by F. and C. Rivington, London; and
W. Hanwell and J. Parker, Oxford.

1803.

SL

313

Boii

RIGHT REVEREND FATHER IN GOD

SAMUEL
LORD BISHOP OF ST. ASAPH,

THIS WORK,

AS A SMALL TRIBUTE OF VENERATION

JUSTLY DUE

TO SPLENDID TALENTS AND PROFOUND ERUDITION

UNIFORMLY AND SUCCESSFULLY DEVOTED

TO THE

CAUSE OF GENUINE RELIGION,

i IS,

WITH PERMISSION,
RESPECTFULLY INSCRIBED,

BY

HIS LORDSHIPS MUCH OBLIGED
HUMBLE SERVANT,

GEORGE STANLEY FABER.

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