Approax. 500 pages in each volume, Illus., Figs., B/W Plts., 23 cm.
The present study attempts a comprehensive survey of the customs and manners of the many Tribes and Cates inhabiting Mysore which is culturally and ethnographically significant area. The survey covers more than 100 groups of Castes and Tribes and is profusely illustrated. The Mysore Tribes and Castes has remained a classic ever since its first publication nearly half a century ago. The impressive reprint, brough out in response to wide popular demand, will be of immense value to scholars and students of anthropology, ethnography, history and sociology.