Story: The cutting and piercing of parts of the body
The cutting and piercing of parts of the body
Cutting off the top of the little finger, and piercing ears and nose. (L II.-2. 357-361.) Describing the cutting of the fingertips, hands and arms of male and female children, and the piercing of the nose and ears of adult men and women.
1) p.356v: a note describing which parts of which fingers are cut, 2) This story is found in Book II-2
28 July 1871 (started)
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