Book: The Swimmer Manuscript: Cherokee Sacred Formulas and Medicinal Prescriptions
Author: James Mooney





The Swimmer Manuscript: Cherokee Sacred Formulas and Medicinal Prescriptions By James Mooney

Format: Free Scanned PDF
Pages (PDF): 354
Publication Date: 1932

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Summary:

Contains a huge amount of information on the Cherokee people and their sacred rites and medicinal formulas. Published posthumously, it includes things like ghosts, causes of disease, color symbolism, and sexual life. Also contains 95 Cherokee formulas for various things, an 'In Memoriam' to the author, and an introduction.