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Book Description

The 'Ghotul' or Village Dormitory, the Bothie, the Batchelors' Hall. The Bastar ghotul is one of the most highly developed and carefully organised in the world. 'The description of the geopolitical background of the Tribe ... the economic life of the Muria; the ghotul is only a night club; all day its members are engrossed in the quest for food and drink'. India.
Dealer Notes
Weighs 1.26kg.
Author Elwin, Verrier
Date 1947
Binding Hard cover.
Publisher Oxford University Press, Bombay.
Illustrator 3 colour plates. 150 black and white photographic plates (most composite). Maps and figures in the text.
Condition Light external wear. Slight soiling to the text block.
Pages pp.xxx+730. 24cm.

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