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Tall Tree, Nest of the Wind: The Javanese Shadow-play Dewa Ruci Performed by Ki Anom Soeroto
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Tall Tree, Nest of the Wind: The Javanese Shadow-play Dewa Ruci Performed by Ki Anom Soeroto

By Bernard Arps

Singapore: NUS Press, 2016. Paperback. New. Wayang kulit, shadow puppetry, as performed in the Malay Archipelago is still appreciated by its audiences because of its nuanced connections through from the area's Hindu past right up to the politics of today. Here the author, a professor of Indonesian and Javanese language, provides an annotated study of Dewa Ruci, one of the plays in the Wayang Kulit repertoire, with both the original Javanese text and an English translation. 634 pages Weight 1.1kg Post free within Malaysia .

$32.33