Ikons and Oxen

THORNTON, Philip. Ikons and Oxen.

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THORNTON, Philip. Ikons and Oxen. London, Collins,1939].

8vo. Original cloth with illustrated dust-wrapper; pp. 300, fine photogravure plates; minor rubbing to wrappers, ownership inscription to front fly-leaf, a litle offsetting from endpapers and frontispiece; a very good copy.
First edition if this travelogue covering Romania and Bulgaria, by the founder of the Society for International Folk Dance (SIFD), expert on Balkan dance and author of books on the Balkans and elsewhere. Of course dances are being described and ehtnographically evaluated.