This is the latest revision of the book ‘Mengenal Tokoh Wayang‘ by Drs. H. Solichin. The newly revised edition is edited by Sumari S.Sn and Rachmad Sulomo. Since its first publication, this book received widely acclaimed popularity. Hence, it is not surprising that, since then, international university students of Indonesia’s material art and culture have been using this book for reference.
The work of Drs. H. Solichin is of a high academic standard, yet the information discussed within the wide variety of chapters is not at all too complex for the average reader; therefore, no academic background is required for learning more about the traditional Indonesian wayang shadow puppetry in depth.
All the major wayang characters are discussed in great detail, and are depicted in numerous illustrations. ‘Mengenal Tokoh Wayang‘ thus proves to be an extremely useful book for those who wish to study the classicwayang figures and their characteristic features as explained in the traditional context.
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