The Costumes of the Protestant Sorbs in Bautzen | 1979


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Book Title: Serbske Narodne Drasty / Sorbische Volkstrachten – Die Tracht der evangelischen Sorben des Bautzener Landes
Translation: Sorbian Folk Costumes – The Costumes of the protestant Sorbs in Bautzen Region
Author: Blasius Nawka
Language(s): Sorbian & German
Published: Budysin/Bautzen, Germany – 1979
Format & Size: Hardcover w/ Dust Jacket – 7.75″ x 8.75″
Pages: 148
Book Condition: very good
Dust Jacket Condition: small tears; light wear
Description: Very nice book about the traditional folk costume of the Sorbs in Budysin/Bautzen area of Saxony. This minority ethnic group has maintained its traditional Slavic culture and costumes while living in Germany. The book looks specifically at the costumes from the region around Budysin/Bautzen. Includes 95 black/white and color photos of the regional costumes, both complete outfits being worn and individual elements. Part of a larger series about Sorbian folk costumes throughout Germany.

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Weight 2 lbs