Publisher:A.N.U., Canberra and Melbourne, Australia, 1982
A.N.U., 1982, Soft Cover, Book Condition: Good+, First Edition
Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall, xiii, 297pp., leaves clean, book square and tight. Card wrapper has small corner bumps, minor scuffing. A volume  of Australian National University Monographs on South Asia Series. Contents include: Hindu View of Women; Blood, Fire and Mediation; Human Sacrifice and Widow Burning in Nineteenth Century India; Caste and Female Pollution; Nepal; Anthropological Field Studies; Chetri Women in Domestic Groups and Rituals; Girls Pre-Puberty Rites amongst the Newars of Kathmandu Valley; Index. Book weight approx. 370g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.