Marshall, William E.
Title Travels amongst the Todas, or The Study of a Primitive Tribe in South India, Their History, Character, Customs, Religion, Infanticide, Polyandry, Language; with Outlines of the Tuda Grammar.
Binding Hard Cover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Publisher Longmans, Green, and Co. 1873
Seller ID 2206670
Former copy of the Rochester Academy of Medicine, with call number on spine and bookplate on front endpaper. Binding a bit shaken. 1873 Hard Cover. xx, 271 pp. 8vo. A study of the Toda people, a primitive tribe in southern India. Despite the small size of this tribe (fewer than 1000 people), it is important to ethnographers, anthropologists, etc., because of the marked dissimilarities between them and other regional peoples. Photographic plates throughout. KEYWORDS: ANTHROPOLOGY ANTHROPOLOGICAL STUDIES TODA TRIBE SOUTH INDIA INDIAN PEOPLES CUSTOMS