Death of a Witch.
A Village in North India 1950-1981.London: Hutchinson, 1983 Stock Code: 116344
First edition, first impression of this anthropological study of Sujarupa, a village in Rajasthan, between 1950 and 1981. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author "For Mary, invaluable reader of imperfect chapters, from Morris", together with a laid-in postcard from the author, informing the recipient of Carstairs's appointment as vice-chancellor of the University of York in 1974 (his tenure was beset by difficulties and ended in 1978).
Large octavo. Original red-brown boards, gilt-lettered spine. With dust jacket.
Tips lightly bumped. An excellent copy in the dust jacket with lightly rubbed extremities.
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