High Albania

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Echo Library, Jun 1, 2009 - Travel - 224 pages
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First published 1909. Author was a British traveller, artist and writer who became famous for her anthropological accounts of Albanian life in the early 20th Century.

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Review: Phoenix: High Albania: A Victorian Traveller's Balkan Odyssey

User Review  - Martinxo - Goodreads

Written at the turn of last century, this is a wonderful account by Edith Durham of her travels through the Albanian uplands. You can get a free copy for Kindle etc here: https://archive.org/details/afg4972.0... Read full review

Review: Phoenix: High Albania: A Victorian Traveller's Balkan Odyssey

User Review  - Jonah - Goodreads

Ms. Durham's book is the rival of Ms. West's "Black Lamb" (rated above)....also inferior - i couldnt get into it. More an anthropological notebook than anything else. Read full review

About the author (2009)

M. Edith Durham was a commentator on Balkan politics and is best known for her travel books.
Bejtullah Destani is a British-Albanian scholar and the author of A"lbania & Kosovo, Political and Ethnic Boundaries, 1867-1946" and "Ethnic Minorities in the Balkan States 1860-1971."

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