John Batchelor - The AINU and their Folk-Lore - 1901

Description
John Batchelor - The AINU and their Folk-Lore - 1901
Japan * Ethnology - Quantity: 1

John Batchelor - The Ainu and their Folk-Lore, 1901.

xxvi; 604 pp. half-title, photographic portrait frontispiece - c. 125 illustrations, original pictorial cloth, gilt, little semi-repaired split to upper spine (touching one letter: see pictures).

Condition: Good - free endpapers browned - hinges little weak, but firm holding.

Selection of captures:

Tattooing - Cosmological Matters - The Willow Totem - Inao as Living Mediators - Household Furniture - Clothing - Treasures and Ornaments - About Ainu Men and Women - Etiquette - Food - Marriage and Divorce - Exorcism - Serpent Cultus - Bird Cultus - Religion.

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Japan * Ethnology
Author/ Illustrator
John Batchelor
Book Title
The AINU and their Folk-Lore
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1901
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
The Religious Tract Society
Number of pages
604
Dimensions
22×15 cm
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