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41 MacCurdy, George Grant, Ph.D THE COMING OF MAN: Pre-Man and Prehistoric Man
New York: The University Society, Inc., 1935). 1935). Very good 
New York: The University Society, Inc., 1935).. 1935).. Very good. - Octavo, maroon textured paper covered boards. There is a tiny white stain to each cover & the spine is slightly faded. vi, [iv] & 157 pages. There is foxing to the pastedowns & endpapers. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. Very good.

From the library of geographer Vincent Kotschar with his signature on the front endpaper. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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42 Madsen, William THE MEXICAN-AMERICANS OF SOUTH TEXAS
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1965). (1965). Very good 
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1965).. (1965).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. There is some light rubbing to the front wrap & the corners of the rear wrap are slightly creased. xiii, [iii] & 112 pages. Illustrated in black & white. Very good.

Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. 
Price: 10.00 USD

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LE PEUPLE ESQUIMAU AUDJOURD'HUI ET DEMAIN / THE ESKIMO PEOPLE TO-DAY AND TO-MORROW. Quatrieme Congres International / Fourth International Congress / de la Fondation Francaise d'Etudes Nordiques. Rapports scientifiques publies avec une preface sous la direction de / Scientific reports edited with a Foreword by / Jean Malaurie., Malaurie, Jean; editor.
43 Malaurie, Jean; editor. LE PEUPLE ESQUIMAU AUDJOURD'HUI ET DEMAIN / THE ESKIMO PEOPLE TO-DAY AND TO-MORROW. Quatrieme Congres International / Fourth International Congress / de la Fondation Francaise d'Etudes Nordiques. Rapports scientifiques publies avec une preface sous la direction de / Scientific reports edited with a Foreword by / Jean Malaurie.
Paris/The Haugue: Mouton, 1973. 1973. Very good 
- Quarto, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The spine is darkened & lightly creased with the head slightly chipped. xiv & 696 pages. Illustrated with tables. Very good.

Bibliotheque Arctique et Antarctique IV. Publications du Centre d'Etudes Arctiques. The Center is directed by Jean Malaurie who edited this volume and wrote the introduction.

The text includes contributions in French and in English, depending on the native tongue of the individual author. 
Price: 35.00 USD

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44 McFee, Malcolm MODERN BLACKFEET: Montanans on a Reservation
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1972). (1972). 0030857686 / 9780030857683 Very good 
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1972).. (1972).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The rear wrap is lightly rubbed with the corners very lightly creased. x & 134 pages. The fore-edge & the last page are very lightly foxed & the top corners of some rear leaves are very lightly creased. Illustrated in black & white. Very good.

Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. 
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45 McNeely, Jeffrey A.; Pitt, David; editors CULTURE AND CONSERVATION: The Human Dimension in Environmental Planning
London: Croom Helm Ltd., (1985). (1985). 0709913214 / 9780709913214 Good 
London: Croom Helm Ltd., (1985).. (1985).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a dust wrapper. The covers are bumped. The dust jacket is bumped & lightly rubbed with some light staining to the folds & with the head of the jacket spine chipped. xi & 308 pages. There is an owner's stamp & address label on the front endpaper with the same stamp on the top edge. There is light dampstaining to the rear endpaper with small stains to the top margins of a few pages. There are some pencil markings in the text. A loose page has been reinserted with tape. Good. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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46 Mead, Margaret GROWING UP IN NEW GUINEA: A Comparative Study of Primitive Education
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, Inc., (1930). (1930). Good 
New York: Blue Ribbon Books, Inc., (1930).. (1930).. Good. - Octavo, olive green cloth. The binding is lightly bumped & the spine is sunned. x & 372 pages. Black-and-white frontispiece & black-and-white illustrations. There is some light staining to the preliminaries, including to the margins of the frontispiece. Good.

Reprint edition. 
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47 Mead, Margaret MALE AND FEMALE: A Study of the Sexes in a Changing World
NY: William Morrow & Company, (1949). (1949). Very good 
NY: William Morrow & Company, (1949).. (1949).. Very good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in black on spine & front cover. The spine & extremities are slightly faded. vi & 477 pp. Very good. 
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48 Mead, Margaret THE MAORIS AND THEIR ARTS. Guide Leaflet No. 71
New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1945. 1945. Good 
New York: The American Museum of Natural History, 1945.. 1945.. Good. - Small quarto [9-5/8 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial golden yellow wraps. The wraps are slightly darkened around the edges & very lightly foxed & soiled. 31 pages. Black-and-white frontispiece & black-and-white full-page & textual illustrations. The verso of the frontispiece & the rear endpaper are foxed with light foxing to the edges of the pages. Good.

Reprint of the 1928 edition. 
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49 Mead, Margaret; and Bunzel, Ruth L.; compilers and editors THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGY. Selected and edited with an introduction and notes by Margaret Mead and Ruth L. Bunzel
New York: George Braziller, 1960. 1960. Very good 
New York: George Braziller, 1960.. 1960.. Very good. - Octavo, cloth, in a dust wrapper. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped. The dust jacket spine is rubbed & its rear panel is partially darkened & lightly soiled. x & 630 pages. Black-and-white textual illustrations. There is an owner's book label on the front pastedown. Very good.

First edition.

Subtitled on the dust wrapper: "The Growth of the Science of Man on the North American Continent as Told by Those Who Laid the Foundations." Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 15.00 USD

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50 Murdock, George Peter; O'Leary, Timothy J ETHNOGRAPHIC BIBLIOGRAPHY OF NORTH AMERICA. Volume 2: Arctic and Subarctic
New Haven: Human Relations Area Files Press, 1975. 1975. Good 
New Haven: Human Relations Area Files Press, 1975.. 1975.. Good. - Quarto [11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 inches wide], tan cloth titled in black on the front cover & spine. The covers are bumped. xxxvi, [i], 255 & [2] pages. There are pencil markings in the margins of some pages. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white maps. Very good in a very good dust wrapper.

Fourth edition. A mechanically reproduced errata sheet and list of abbreviations are laid in. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 50.00 USD

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51 Norbeck, Edward CHANGING JAPAN
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1965). (1965). Very good 
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1965).. (1965).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with the corners lightly creased. ix & 82 pages. Illustrated in black & white. Very good.

Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. 
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52 Oswalt, Wendell NAPASKIAK: An Alaskan Eskimo Community
Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press, (1970). (1970). Very good 
Tucson, AZ: The University of Arizona Press, (1970).. (1970).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The wraps are lightly rubbed & bumped and are slightly darkened along the spine. xii & 178 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including maps, line drawings & photographic illustrations, by the author. Very good.

Second printing.

Study of an Eskimo people "whose way of life--due to location, Russian influences in the nineteenth century, and greater contact with whites today--is quite different from that of their more northerly cousins." [From the rear wrap copy]. 
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53 Pospisil, Leopold THE KAPAUKU PAPUANS OF WEST NEW GUINEA
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1963). (1963). Very good 
New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1963).. (1963).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The rear wrap is rubbed & the corners of the front wrap are very lightly creased. vii, [ii] & 102 pages. The inside wraps & the last page are lightly foxed. Illustrated in black & white. Very good.

Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. 
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54 Roberts, Helen H.; and Jenness, D REPORT OF THE CANADIAN ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1913-18. Southern Party--1913-16. Volume XIV: Eskimo Songs. Songs of the Copper Eskimos
Ottawa [Canada]: F. A. Acland, 1925. 1925. Good 
Ottawa [Canada]: F. A. Acland, 1925.. 1925.. Good. - Octavo, green cloth titled in gilt with a vignette map in gilt & green on the front cover. The binding is bumped, rubbed & lightly soiled and there are tiny white stains to the rear cover. The spine is a bit faded with its head & tail chipped. 506 pages. Illustrated with a black-and- white frontispiece & numerous tables & music staves. Good.

This study includes music and texts in the native language of the Copper Eskimos with English translations. 
Price: 40.00 USD

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55 Roberts, Helen H.; and Jenness, D REPORT OF THE CANADIAN ARCTIC EXPEDITION 1913-1918. Southern Party--1913-1916. Volume XIV: Eskimo Songs
Ottawa [Canada]: F. A. Acland, 1925. 1925. Good 
Ottawa [Canada]: F. A. Acland, 1925.. 1925.. Good. - Large octavo, olive green cloth titled in gilt on the spine & front cover with a vignette map in gilt & green on the cover. The gilt on the spine is almost completely faded. The binding is rubbed & bumped with the head & tail of the spine lightly chipped. There is some white spotting to the rear cover. 506 pages. Profusely illustrated with diagrams & music staves. There is some light foxing to the fore-edge. Good.

Songs of the Copper Eskimos recorded on a phonograph between 1914 and 1916, either at Bernard harbour in Dolphin and Union Straits, or at Eskimo settlements in the immediate vicinity. A few songs of more western Eskimos were obtained from some natives who were employed by the expedition. 
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56 Savishinsky, Joel S.; and Frimmer, Susan B THE MIDDLE GROUND: SOCIAL CHANGE IN AN ARCTIC COMMUNITY, 1967-1971. Mercury Series. Ethnology Division Paper No. 7
Ottawa: National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, June 1973. June 1973. Fine 
Ottawa: National Museum of Man, National Museums of Canada, June 1973.. June 1973.. Fine. - Small quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in printed red wraps. The spine is somewhat faded. [v] & 54 pages. Illustrated with a black-and-white map. Near fine.

A study of the Hare Athabaskan Indians of Colville Lake, a small isolated village in the Mackenzie District of the Northwest Territories. The main text is in English. The introductory material is printed in English and French. 
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57 Schaeffer, Henry THE SOCIAL LEGISLATION OF THE PRIMITIVE SEMITES
New Haven: Yale University Press / London: Oxford University Press, 1915. 1915. Very good 
New Haven: Yale University Press / London: Oxford University Press, 1915.. 1915.. Very good. - Octavo, gray cloth; printed label on spine. The covers are lightly bumped & rubbed; the label is somewhat darkened & lightly rubbed with 1 edge detached. xiv, [1] leaf & 245 pp. Very good.

First edition, limited to 1,000 copies. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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58 Schiller, F. C. S TANTALUS OR THE FUTURE OF MAN
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, (1924). (1924). Good 
New York: E. P. Dutton & Company, (1924).. (1924).. Good. - Small octavo [6-3/8 inches high by 4-1/2 inches wide], blue cloth with paper labels on the front cover & spine. The binding is bumped with staining to the covers & with the rear cover heavily rubbed. The spine is darkened with the head chipped. The label on the spine is darkened & rubbed and the front-cover label is lightly soiled & stained. vi, [1] leaf & 66 pages. The inner edges of the pages are darkened. Good.

The author [a Fellow and Tutor of Corpus Christi College, Oxford University] proposes a pessimistic future for man and suggests how it may be avoided. 
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59 Scott-Stevens, Susan FOREIGN CONSULTANTS AND COUNTERPARTS: Problems in Technology Transfer
Boulder, CO and London, U.K.: Westview Press, (1987). (1987). 0813373700 / 9780813373706 Very good 
Boulder, CO and London, U.K.: Westview Press, (1987).. (1987).. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in pictorial blue & black wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with a glue stain left by a sticker on the front wrap & some light spotting to the rear wrap. xvii & 229 pages. There are a very few pencil markings. Very good.

First edition.

Anthropologist Susan Scott-Stevens writes about the problems of cross-cultural communication between foreign technologists working on development projects and their counterparts in developing nations. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD

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SHAMANIZM NARODOV SIBIRI: ETNOGRAFICHESKIE MATERIALY XVIII-XX vv.: KHRESTOMATIIA.V, Sem, Tatyana.
60 Sem, Tatyana. SHAMANIZM NARODOV SIBIRI: ETNOGRAFICHESKIE MATERIALY XVIII-XX vv.: KHRESTOMATIIA.V
Saint-Petersburg: Filologicheskii fakul'tet Sankt-Petersburgskogo gos. universiteta, 2006. 2006. Fine 
- Octavo, decorative paper covered boards. There is very light rubbing to the rear board & to corners of the covers. 660 & [4] pages. Black-and-white illustrations. Near fine.

First edition.

A book about shamanism in Siberia, including rites, ceremonies and folklore. Bibliographical references are listed on pages 634-643.

The text is in Cyrillic. First Edition. 
Price: 75.00 USD

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