Labyrinth Ritual in South India: Threshold and Tattoo Designs. John Layard.
Labyrinth Ritual in South India: Threshold and Tattoo Designs
Labyrinth Ritual in South India: Threshold and Tattoo Designs

Labyrinth Ritual in South India: Threshold and Tattoo Designs

np: Folk-Lore, 937. First separate edition. 8vo, pp. 115-182, printed wraps. Profusely illustated with drawings.

An offprint from Folk-Lore, and the first separate edition of this fascinating work addressing labyrinth ritual and threshhold South Indian and Malekulan tattoo designs. This was Layard's second work in the series, following his lecture "Maze-Dances and the Ritual of the Labyrinth in Malekula." Superb illustrations.

A hint of rubbing along the spine, else fine. Item #30152

Price: $150.00

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