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Author: DONK, P. VAN, Title: Indonesian Cockspur Cases; Kotak Taji Bali, Lombok, Sulawesi, Kalimantan. [First editon].
Description: 't Goy-Houten, HES & De Graaf, 2000. Square 8°., original cloth, title on spine, dustjacket. 143pp. Numerous extensive captioned fine coloured plates and illustrations in text, some black/white figures with expert descriptions, full page sketch map, author's note, bibliography, glossary, table of contents. English language survey of traditional decorative cockspur cases, e.g., cockfighting in general and as practised in Indonesia, Magic and superstition, Lontar, Mahabharata. Very fine copy.
Keywords: cockfighting cocspurs cases history magic culture superstition sports gambling tradition decoration craft culture heritage legacy indonesia southeast asia bali lombok
Price: EUR 45.00 = appr. US$ 48.91 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 50796