The Women of Suye Mura

By: Smith, Robert J. & Wiswell, Ella Lury

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xxxvii + (xv photos) + 293 pp. Index. Bibliography. Well illustrated with maps and photos. Surprisingly hard to find hard cover copy of this important study of women in the village of Suye Mura on the island of Kyushu in Japan during the pre-WWII period, by a Western woman who spoke Japanese. Scholarly and fascinating. Medium brown cloth with gilt is clean, has old library spine label remnants. Interior has library withdrawn stamps and remains of pocket, otherwise clean and sturdy.; Ex-Library; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: The Women of Suye Mura

Author Name: Smith, Robert J. & Wiswell, Ella Lury

Categories: Women's Studies, History: Asia, Anthropology/Archaeology,

Publisher: Chicago and London, University of Chicago Press: 1982

ISBN Number: 0226763447

ISBN Number 13: 9780226763446

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 001764

Keywords: Japan; Kyushu; Ethnology; Feminism,