THE LAST WALI OF SWAT
by Miangul Jahanzeb; Fredrik Barth
Published by Norwegian University Press. 1st. 1985
Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper. A fascinating picture of tribal and princely politics, state formation, and the social history of a region of the Swat Pathams on the borders of British India, later merged with Pakistan. Blue imitation leather cloth boards, silver title to spine, blind title to front. B/w photos.
Inscription in ink to front pastedown. Tape marks to rear pastedown. Correction in pencil to a printers error of the headings under three photos. Blue dustwrapper is rubbed and scuffed. Includes relevant newspaper cuttings.
Stock no. 1818625