Voodoo & Hoodoo. Their Craft as Revealed by Actual Practitioners. Voodoo, Jim HASKINS.

Voodoo & Hoodoo. Their Craft as Revealed by Actual Practitioners.

New York: Stein and Day, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo. 226pp. Black cloth spine, red paper covered-boards, gilt titling to spie and front board. B&W photographs. A popular history and study of voodoo and hoodoo, from its African roots to its practice in America in the 1970s. James (Jim) Haskins (1941 – 2005) was an award-winning African-American author who was for a time a Visiting Professor of Literature and Folklore at Indiana University history and who wrote extensively on Africa cultures and the African-American experience. Just a hint of shelfwear, but overall a tight, clean, near-Fine copy, in VG+ dust jacket (dust jacket has just a hint of rubbing, now protected by removable mylar sleeve). Surprisingly uncommon in hardcover. Item #66848
ISBN: 0812864318

Price: $85.00

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