The Belle of Bali, A S Wadia, 1st edition 1936
The Belle of Bali, A S Wadia, 1st edition 1936.
Being impressions of a pleasure cruise to Dutch East Indies via Cochin, Colombo, Penang and Singapore by Ardsaer Sorabjee N. Wadia, M.A.
Illustrated with 20 photographs by the author.
J M Dent and Sons Ltd, London 1936 1st edition. 112pp plus plates.
Very good condition overall - dustjacket a little worn and discolored, but cloth bound cover and text pages are in near fine condition.
Pictures of Balinese life in a time before the onslaught of mass tourism.
A look at Balinese Culture and Society - with the focus being on the author's interest/obsession with the natural beauty of Balinese women and one in particular... the Belle of Bali.
255mm tall x 195mm wide x 25mm deep.