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Red, black, blond, and olive; studies in four civilizations: Zuñi, Haiti, Soviet Russia, Israel. Edmund Wilson.

Author/Creator:
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.
Other Title:
Zuñi / Haiti / Soviet Russia / Israel
Publication:
New York, Oxford University Press, 1956.
Format/Description:
Book
[2], viii, 500, [2] pages 20 cm
Subjects:
Zuni Indians.
Haiti -- Social life and customs.
Soviet Union -- Social life and customs.
Israel -- Social life and customs.
Manners and customs
Zuni Indians.
Haiti
Israel
Soviet Union
Medical subjects:
Ethnic Groups.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Contents:
[1.] Zuñi (1947): The pueblo
The anthropologists
Shálako
Navaho interlude
Shálako continued
Departure
[2.] Haiti (1949): Cotton Blossom Express
Miami
Two West Indian authors
King Christophe's citadel
Color politics
Marbial
Haitian literature
Voodoo converts
Pastor McConnell
Port-au-Prince
[3.] Soviet Russia (1935): Old England
London to Leningrad
Leningrad theaters
On the margin of Moscow
Volga idyll
Odessa: counter-idyll
Final reflections
[4.] Israel (1954): On first reading Genesis
Éretz Yisraél: Samaritan Passover ; The guardians of the city ; The fiction of S.Y. Agnón ; Theocracy ; Tanách ; Jerusalem the golden ; Degániya ; Éretz Yisraél.
Notes:
"Copyright Edmund Wilson, 1956."
Gray cloth binding lettered in black on spine and blue on front cover.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy inscribed "To Burton & Hazel with love from Bunny Wilson. March 6, 1956, 33 W 67th St., New York."
Gotham Book Mart Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Potok Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries by Adena Potok.
Potok Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Potok Collection copy has bookplate of National Jewish Welfare Board.
Potok Collection copy has autograph of "Herman Potok Korea, March, 1959".
Potok Collection copy is "Second printing, 1956".
Penn Provenance:
Rascoe, Hazel (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Rascoe, Burton, 1892-1957 (inscription) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972 (autograph) (Culture Class Collection copy)
Gotham Book Mart (former owner) (Gotham Book Mart Collection copy)
Potok, Adena (donor) (Potok Collection copy)
Potok, Chaim (autograph) (Potok Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1956
Contributor:
Gotham Book Mart Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
The Library of Chaim Potok (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972. Red, black, blond, and olive.
Online version: Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972. Red, black, blond, and olive.
OCLC:
486786
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