First U. S. edition. 8vo. Originally published in France. Translated from the French by Jane-Marie Todd. Blind stamped cloth, titles stamped in gilt on the spine, pictorial front and rear endpapers, 224 pp., frontispiece, illustrated mostly from photographs, color plates, portraits, map, epilogue, appendices, bibliography, index, image credits. This book weaves together history, anthropology, folklore, and rich visual illustrations to provide a fascinating introduction into a widely overlooked group. An impressive presentation from all respects. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with a small bruise to bottom edge of front cover.
Inventory Number: 46521