12mo. Contemporary cloth, leather label. 154pp. B/w illusts throughout. Presentation inscription from Bellucci to Sir John Evans. A little light adhesion damage to afew pages. Bellucci was one of the first demo – psychologists to engage in field research into the archaeology and folk tradition. Basing himself on the studies of E. B. Taylor, in this work he investigates the historical, anthropological and apotropaic evolution of an immense collection of Italian regional amulets that he himself had hunted down and assembled.
Il feticismo primitivo in Italia
Edition: First edition
Book ID: 021504