Wayang Purwa. The Shadow Play of Indonesia. MOEBIRMAN.

Wayang Purwa. The Shadow Play of Indonesia.

Indonesia. C.V. Anugerah. 1960. Stock ID #123420

Map, plan, colour plates, black and white illustrations, 79pp, bibliography, some rubbing and sunning to paper wrappers, still in good condition. "Herein lies the deeper meaning of the wayang, and it shows the reasons why ancient leaders of the Indonesian people chose the shadowplay as a means of moral instruction upon a mythical base. The masses are taught the ideal of a moral life, but, the individual is taught the inner life. May this booklet give to the readers a brief introduction to the origins, the meaning, and the artistic value of the wayang purwa."
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