By Nicholas R. Bell,Henry Glassie
Drawing on conversations with the basketmakers from around the kingdom and reproducing lots of their documentary photos, Bell bargains an intimate glimpse in their lifeways, motivations, and hopes. Lavish illustrations of each basket exhibit the standard, tactile great thing about those sensible vessels.
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