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Harem, The World Behind the Veil

Harem, The World Behind the Veil

by Alev Lytle Croutier

  • CULTURAL PORTRAIT
  • 2014
  • PAPER
  • 232 PAGES

A fascinating, illustrated look at the culture of the Harem -- particularly the well-known quarters at Topkapi Palace in Istanbul. The author, who was born in the old house of what once was the harem of a pasha, combines interviews, history and a wonderful selection of art in this intriguing book. Size: 7'' x 10''.  (ARB23, $29.95)


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