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The Gaucho:  Dances Costumes Craftsmanship by  J. C. Paixão Côrtes - Paperback - 1980 - from Sweet Beagle Books and

The Gaucho: Dances Costumes Craftsmanship

by Côrtes, J. C. Paixão

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket

Brasil. Brasil: Cia. De Celulose Do Sul. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1980. Softcover. Light soil to fore-edge of pages, covers are lightly rubbed. . No date of publication. This is a softcover book in wrappers, the latter printed on coated paper. This is all about the gaucho, his dances, costumes, and craftsmanship. Gauchos are popularly thought of as Brazilian cowboys, from Rio Grande do Sul, the southernmost state of Brazil. Published after 1974, as there is a reference to this date in the text; according to the Library of Congress, publication date is 1980.. Author is a folklorist, composer, broadcaster and Brazilian researcher. Glossary. Book is in English. . Trade PB. 8vo - 8" to 9" tall. 313 pages. D5 .
  • Bookseller: Sweet Beagle Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 24800
  • Title: The Gaucho: Dances Costumes Craftsmanship
  • Author: Côrtes, J. C. Paixão
  • Format/binding: Softcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good+ with no dust jacket
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Cia. De Celulose Do Sul
  • Place: Brasil. Brasil
  • Date published: 1980
  • Keywords: Gaucho, Brazil, Rio Grande Do Sul
  • Bookseller catalogs: Anthropology; Folklore, Legends and Myths; Culture and Society;


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