Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Kayaman: Ma’i-panoramas of Philippine Primeval

Title: Kayaman: Ma’i-panoramas of Philippine Primeval
Author: Gabriel S. Casal
Synopsis: “Ma’I” was how the Chinese referred to this island-world in the earliest written records on the Philippines. Ma’i-Panoramas of Philippine Primeval Presents the people of the Philippines before any contacts with the Occident. The most distinctive characteristics of Ma’I are unrevelled in a sereas of nine essays which explores Ma’I man’s oneness with his natural environment and the supernatural; his birth, community life and death; his rites and rituals; hismaterial world and value system. A selection of choice photographs with apt captions from folk literature captures the feel and flavor – the esprit- of Ma’i.
Year Published: c1986
ISBN: 971-8551-00
Format: Hardbound, Glossy paper with dusk jacket
Size: 12.75 x 9.5
No. of Pages: 330 pages
Condition: Used
Weight: -

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