Poison-Damsels and Other Essays in Folklore and Anthropology
Penzer, Norman M.

London: Privately Printed for Chas. J. Sawyer, Ltd. Grafton House, 1952. F 319 pages; bibliography, index; containing: Poison-Damsels; Tale of Two Thieves; Sacred Prostitution; Romance of Betel-Chewing - these "...Essays are based on Appendixes originally published in my edition of C.H. Tawney's Katha-Sarit-Sagara..." (from the author's Foreword); title page printed in red and black; bound in red cloth covered boards, gilt spine titles; a bit of bumping and some edge, tips wear & soiling to binding, a little spotting to first and last few leaves; overall, in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 20180)


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