Tibetan Folk Songs from Gyantse and Western Tibet

By: Tucci, Giuseppe (collected and translated by)

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Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 200 pages. 18 b&w plates. Contents: List of Abbreviations; Preface to the Second edition; Introduction; Part I -- Folk Songs from Gyantse and marriage songs, text, translation; Part II -- Songs from Western Tibet, Introdution, Text, Translation; Part III -- On sume nuptial rituals in Spiti; Appendices -- I The New Year's festival, Text in Tibetan characters, Summary in English, -- II P'o lha, P'ug lha, rLun rta, Text in Tibetan characters, Summary in English; Addenda; Indices; Illustrations; Mss. on the nuptial rituals of Spiti; Specimens of the dgra lha songs.

Title: Tibetan Folk Songs from Gyantse and Western Tibet

Author: Tucci, Giuseppe (collected and translated by)

Categories: Asia, Myth/Lore/Fairy Tales, Music,

Edition: Ex Library

Publisher: Ascona, Switzerland, Artibus Asiae Publishers: 1966

Binding: Oversize Hardback

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: XL

Seller ID: 108711

Keywords: Tibet, Tibetan, folk Songs, Gyantse, Translation, Chants, Poetry,