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Palaspas: An Appreciation of Palm Leaf Art in the Philippines

Palaspas: An Appreciation of Palm Leaf Art in the Philippines

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Featuring nearly eighty palm leaf objects, this book by Elmer I. Nocheseda narrates how the palm leaf has figured in Philippine history and culture and highlights its myriad manifestations in the contemporary religious, social, and economic practices of various communities in the Philippines. It includes detailed instructions in cutting, folding, and knotting the strips of palm leaves to create various forms.

Publisher:
Ateneo de Manila University Press, Philippines

Publication Date:
2009

Format:
Softcover / 7.5 x 9 inches / 342 pages / Color

Language:
English

ISBN: 978-971-550-601-4