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Heisler, J.B. and J.E. Mellon. Under the Carpathians; Home of a Forgotten People., 1949

Heisler, J.B. and J.E. Mellon. Under the Carpathians; Home of a Forgotten People. London, The Travel Book Club, 1949.Book Club Edition, 8vo – over 7¾ – 9¾” tall, Very Good/ Good, 124pp. 2nd impression. Illustrated with B/W plates. Light green cloth. Gilt spine titles. Following the in tradition of Margaret Mead the book documents the disappearing culture of the native traits and customs of a small branch of the Ukrainian people living under the Carpathians following the Second World War. Light warp, binding tight, pages clean. DJ intact but chipped and edge worn. (cultural anthropology) (ref.-000046)

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December 13, 2011 at 3:49 pm

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