In the Land of Hummel: Traditional Bavarian Life

By: Saal, Kathleen

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Very Good Condition: This copy shows a bumped spine head. Pages clean and unmarked, all other visible wear is very minor. Used hardcover book with dustjacket copy of In the Land of Hummel: Traditional Bavarian Life. Text by Kathleen Saal, photographs by Walter Pfeiffer. From the publisher summary: Our narrator arrives in Bavaria in early autumn, and as she explores the landscapes, traditions, and handicrafts of her ancestral country, she also comes to learn more and more about Sister Maria Innocentia, her homeland, her art and the figurines that bear her name today. Robert Campbell Rowe Book (Portfolio Press), Cumberland MD, 1999. 160 pages, 9-7/8 x 11-1/4 inches, 29 cm. Retail price $39.95.Always! Free Standard Shipping in USA!


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This book celebrates a historic and picturesque region of Germany. This rich and innovative book follows a young American woman of German descent through a year abroad where she comes to discover the land of her ancestors -- which is also the land of Sister Maria Innocentia, the artist behind the world-famous M.I. Hummel figurines. Our narrator arrives in Bavaria in early autumn, and as she explores the landscapes, traditions and handicrafts of her ancestral country, she also comes to learn more and more about Sister Maria lnnocentia, her homeland, her art and the figurines that bear her name today.

Title: In the Land of Hummel: Traditional Bavarian Life

Author/Composer: Saal, Kathleen

Categories: Travel,

Publisher: Portfolio Press (NY): 1999-09

ISBN Number: 0942620283

ISBN Number 13: 9780942620283

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good.

Type: Hardcover

Seller ID: 000169

Keywords: Bavaria, World Travel, Germany, 0942620283, 9780942620283, Traditional Bavarian Life, Bavaria History, Bavaria Social Life Customs, Kathleen Saal, Walter Pfeiffer, Robert Campbell Rowe Books,