Amand von Schweiger-Lerchenfeld
A woman, her life, habits and social position among all the peoples of the globe
Cover handmade genuine leather (shagreen)
Format 164х232 mm
Paper GardaPat (Italy)
Painted tortonian bleed
The book of a German Professor talks on women in almost all countries of the world, their position in the family and in society, and also about wedding rituals of different tribes and peoples. In the nineteenth century, the book became a bestseller in Europe, was translated into many languages and remains today an encyclopedia of cultural and ethnographic knowledge.
Sketches and drawings made in situ and also have a historical and ethnographic value.