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African Ceremonies: The Concise Edition [New with CD]

By: Beckwith, Carol; Angela Fisher

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 2002

Edition: second printing

Seller ID: 3071

Condition: New


Hardcover with dust jacket, illustrated paper over white cloth spine with orange spine titles, 26 by 35.5 cm, 400 pp., illus., audio CD in envelope mounted on rear pastedown. New, still in the publisher’s shrinkwrap. An absolutely stunning collection of full-color, full-page images focusing on ceremonies throughout Africa including sections on birth and initiation, courtship and marriage, royalty and power, seasonal rites, beliefs and worship, and spirits and ancestors. Originally issued as a two-volume set, “Abrams is proud to publish a newly designed one-volume edition of this definit... View more info

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Passages: Photographs in Africa

By: Beckwith, Carol; Angela Fisher

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Authors

Seller ID: 3079

Condition: Very Good


Wraps, 25.8 by 35.2 cm, 112 pp. illus. Inscribed and signed by Fisher and Beckwith on the title page. Very good with light corner wear and a few minor creases. There is a 10 by 2.5 cm label on the front cover that reads “By the best-selling authors of AFRICAN CEREMONIES.” Drawn from the photographs of the landmark two-volume edition of African Ceremonies (Abrams, 1999), this book was created to accompany the traveling exhibition “African Ceremonies: PASSAGES.” From the publisher: “This powerful exhibit of African tribal ceremonies reflects 30 years of commitment to preserving th... View more info