Turkish shadow plays with Karagöz and Hacivat

Hellmut Ritter - Karagös: türkische SchattenspieleThe book “Karagös : türkische Schattenspiele” by Hellmut Ritter, 1924 is now available in open access on MENAdoc.

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The German Orientalist Ritter translates and explains 3 Turkish shadow plays with the famous characters Karagöz and Hacivat. Numerous illustrations show the different play figures.