Our author (p. 217) regards Totemism as synonymous with Nature-Worship.
This feeling differs from the Nature-worship of poets like Wordsworth and Shelly.
They are pure savages; their only religion is a kind of nature-worship.
It was a combination of nature-worship with the luxury that was born of wealth.
Their own masses were for centuries given up to nature-worship.
The Africans were filled with the instinct of nature-worship.
His is the kind of Nature-worship which takes nothing at second-hand.
The veneration of an animal or plant which does not identify a tribe is not 'totemism' but 'naturalism,' or nature-worship.
But rightly taken in, it is probably the highest flight of human genius in the direction of nature-worship.
Originally it consisted chiefly of ancestor- and nature-worship, and of certain mythological ideas.