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Author: WITT HUBERTS, FR. DE, Title: Zwaarddansen. [herdruk/re-impression?].
Description: Scheveningen, Eigen Volk, [circa], 1943. Small 8°., original printed wrappers. Hftitle (verso blank). 70pp. 10 photo-plates with captions, footnotes, errata printed on recte of final unnumbered lve. This Nazi-imprint NOT called-for in Royal Dutch Library, KB (listing a 1932 edition). Dutch language essay on the art and phenomenon of Sworddancing as found in Europe, Africa, Australia and America. Nazi-imprint, registration number K 672 on lower outer wrapper. (very likely to be a re-impression, published during the german occupation of The Netherlands, 1940-1945, copy listed in Royal Dutch Library, KB dated , same publisher). (spine recently clothbacked, extremitis of wrappers chafed, small piece of lower right corner of front wrapper gone, endpapers foxed, some other occasional marginal foxing, bookblock dull, a reasonable copy).
Keywords: folklore sworddance anthropology history culture heritage europe africa america asia performance martial arts
Price: EUR 45.00 = appr. US$ 48.91 Seller: Antiquarian Booksellers Gemilang
- Book number: 48055