Recueil de Contes Populaires de La Kabylie du Djurdjura
1882, folk tales of the Djurdjura in northern Algeria
First French edition, hardback rebound in brown cloth with contrasting title label to spine. 16 × 10.5cm, vi + 250pp. French text.
The fourth volume in the Collection de Chansons et de Contes Populaires series published by Leroux, this book collects together Algerian folk tales from the Djurdjura, a mountainous region of northern Algeria, translated from the original sources by Joseph Riviere, a French authority on the folklore and tales of Algeria.
A very good copy. The binding is secure and in good order and the pages are clean bar a little isolated browning.