New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1974. hardcover. Three folio volumes in original white cardboard box with printed paper title label to box front; in a smaller secondary, two-part loose-folding 'box', as issued. The book: decorative red & beige rustic cloth, xxxiii, 281 pages illustrations in b/w and color, 31 cm, bibliographical references, indexes. Musical score: 79 pages ; 31 cm. Box set of four cassettes. All boxes & cases present. Primary box shows some superfical wear only, and is about very good; else a fine set of three volumes overall. Appears unused. Cassettes appear fine but have not been tested. Item #84979
Rare thus, with cassettes and musical score, and in original boxes. Text and recordings of a shamanic ceremony performed ... 12-13 July 1958 by María Sabina in the Mazatec village of Huautla de Jiménez, Mexico. Text in Mazatec, with English and Spanish translations.|| Ethno-mycological studies. Mazatec Indians -- Rites and ceremonies. Mushroom ceremony. Mushrooms, Hallucinogenic -- Mexico -- Huautla de Jiménez -- Religious aspects. Shamanism Chamanisme -- Mexique. Mazatèques (Indiens) -- Rites et cérémonies. Shamanism. Agaricales. "A Helen and Kurt Wolff book." || **A large set. Extra shipping charges may apply for international & expedited orders. Please inquire. Weighs 7.8 lbs / 3.4 kilos before packing. **.