- Sir Edward Burnett. 1832–1917, British anthropologist; first professor of anthropology at Oxford (1896). His Primitive Culture (1871) became a standard work
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The author of Primitive Culture (Mr. Tylor) rebels against this theory.Storyology
The tree, in Mr. Tylor's instance, was to be chopped to pieces.The Common Law
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
"Analogies that for us are only fancies were for the man of past ages real" (Tylor).
The question has been variously answered; thus, Tylor says yes; Spencer, no.
I have only summarised the full legend on the lines adopted by Dr. Tylor.Folklore as an Historical Science
George Laurence Gomme