THE PEOPLES OF KENYA. Epilogue by G. W. Huntingford.

By: Adamson, Joy.

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- Quarto approximately 11 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], decorative brown & tan cloth in a dust wrapper. The bottom section of the rear cover is slightly rubbed. The rear panel of the dust jacket is lightly chipped & the head of the jacket spine is soiled. 400 pages. Illustrated with 32 color plates & profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First American edition. Naturalist and artist Joy Adamson was commissioned by the Kenyan authorities to make a comprehensive pictorial record of the traditional costumes of the African tribes. Adamson spent six-and-a half years traveling and living among the different peoples of Kenya. Her text comments on the illustrations and describes her adventures, accompanied by photographs she took on her journey. Anthropologist G. W. Huntingford contributes a chapter on the geographical and ethnological background of the tribes. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: THE PEOPLES OF KENYA. Epilogue by G. W. Huntingford.

Author Name: Adamson, Joy.

Categories: Anthropology,

Publisher: New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., (1967).: (1967).

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 94963

Keywords: ANTHROPOLOGY; TRAVEL; AFRICA; KENYA; KENYAN TRIBES; PAINTINGS OF TRIBAL COSTUMES; ARTIST; NATURALIST; JOY ADAMSON; THE PEOPLES OF KENYA; ANTHROPOLOGIST G. W. HUNTINGFORD; FIRST AMERICAN EDITION; 1ST AMERICAN EDITION.