The Sun and the Serpent Lore of Bengal 1st Edition 1977

Bhattacharyya, Asutosh


Place Published: b&w illustrations
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1977
Illustrator: b&w illustrations
Size: 8vo

Study of the relationship between The Sun and The Serpent, two diverse elements in Bengali culture (and more broadly in human affairs); Sun-god, Sun festivals, Sun dances, Sun-Cult literature, Sun-myths and legends, Serpent-proverbs, Serpent- beliefs, Snake-charmers, etc; 2 b&w illustrations; First Edition stated; Very Good throughout; boards a little rubbed/sunned to edges; dustwrapper edgeworn and rubbed, some loss to head and tail of spine.

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