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  - Kristian - Goodreads

this book is about a lady named edith durham and her travels from Kosovo all through albania and montenegro. she is a french women who decided to write a book on albanians hopistality an everything ... 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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