On the High Uplands: Sagas, Songs, Tales and Legends of the Carpathians (Stanislaw Vincenz) soon to be presented for sale on the wonderful BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Hutchinson, 1955, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Contains: Black & white plates; Frontispiece; Title page vignette;
From the cover: There was a time, not so long ago, when people from all over the world went to see the unique civilization of the Hucul or Hootzool people, the branch of the Ukrainian nation that lives in the Eastern Carpathians. A community of foresters and shepherds, they are the only highlanders in the world who ride on horseback. The identity of this distinctive communi…
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and much faded and spotted with the price clipped. Edges of the text block lightly spotted. Text complete, clean and tight but a little age-tanned.
Pale Blue boards with Gilt on Red Title Plate titling to the Spine. 344 pages. 9¼” x 6¼”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I draw your attention to more books in my Music catalogue?