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Title: ON THE MOVE IN A GYPSY WAGGON
ASPECTS OF ROMANY AND TRAVELLER CULTURE
By: Ryalla Duffy, Robert Dawson (Editor)
Format: Paperback

List price: £7.50


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ISBN 10: 1903418364
ISBN 13: 9781903418369
Publisher: ROBERT DAWSON
Pub. date: 25 October, 2007
Pages: 28
Description: Ryalla Duffy explains how she and her family of orthodox Gypsies prepare their vardo wagons and set off travelling in them.
Synopsis: The book covers every aspects of getting the wagon ready to move, what it is like, what the wagon contains and how the travel takes place and the destination reached. Then there's all the task of getting fires lit/cooking and making sure the horses are OK.
Illustrations: 19 colour photos
Publication: UK
Imprint: Robert Dawson
Returns: Non-returnable
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