1984. Ramona Dick. First edition. Paperback. SIGNED. 93pp. Slim octavo [21.5 cm] Stapled red pictorial wraps. Very good. Light creasing at the corners and spine ends. Item #45641
Illustrated by Ramona Dick. Number 37 in an edition with no specified limitation. Signed and inscribed by Punkin in Romani: "Kushti Bok, Punkin" ("Good Luck, Punkin"). Ella Steele, aka Punkin, left home abruptly when she was 16 years old, and married a gypsy. She then spent close to 30 years immersed in gypsy culture, and wrote this memoir in order to shed light on the mysteries and misconceptions surrounding the gypsies.