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By Betty Reynolds

Written and illustrated via well known artist Betty Reynolds, An Artist's trip to Bali is a cultural exploration into the mysterious Indonesian island of Bali. during this fantastically illustrated artist's sketchbook, the writer stocks her luck of assembly many Balinese who allowed her to witness vital facets in their lives and tradition, and to take part within the spiritual rituals that mark their passage throughout the significant phases of existence.

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