A VISIT TO JAVA.
two former. The wayang klitik takes its subjects from the period of the Mohammedan invasion.
The dalangs are held in great respect by the common people, and many of them possess their own sets of wayang puppets. It is customary for the native princes to keep a dalang at their palaces ; in this case, of course, the figures and gamelan do not belong to the dalang, but to the prince.