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Sherpas Through Their Rituals by Sherry B Ortner - Hardcover - 1979 - from Pullet's Books (SKU: 001207)

Sherpas Through Their Rituals

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Sherpas Through Their Rituals

by Sherry B Ortner

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  • Hardcover
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Vikas Publishing House PVT Ltd, 1979. Very Good/Very Good. 235 x 155mm, 195 pages. B/w photos, line drawings. Book Condition: Very good, clean brown boards, tight binding, small 'notch' in endpaper page lower edge. Jacket Condition: Very good, clean, bright, touch of fade to spine, not creased, price clipped, protected in removable clear book wrap. Comments: An interesting study of Tibetan Buddhism as practiced by Himalayan Sherpas. Various rituals are described and the connection between these and wider culture are investigated. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Sherpas Through Their Rituals
Sherry B Ortner
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Very Good
Vikas Publishing House PVT Ltd
Date published
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Private residence. Internet sales only.I specialise in Natural History, Ornithology, Local History and some walking books. Those listed represent a small proportion of my book stock and welcome search requests of other books I may hold.


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