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KUJAVARSIKS REJSE TIL MANEN: EVENTYR FRA GRENLAND

By: (Andreasen, Karale). Bak, Ove

Price: $15.00

Publisher: (Copenhagen): Hernovs Forlag, (1977).: (1977).

Seller ID: 24090

Condition: Fine


(Copenhagen): Hernovs Forlag, (1977).. (1977).. Fine. - Small oblong quarto [8-1/4 inches high by 9 inches wide], boards in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is very lightly rubbed with the head of the jacket spine lightly chipped. There is a tear to the top edge of the rear panel. 94 pages. Illustrated in black, gray & white with photographic illustrations & reproductions of drawings by Karale Andreasen. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition. Wonderfu... View more info

ADAM, OR APE: A Sourcebook of Discoveries About Early Man

By: (Darwin, Charles; Huxley, Thomas H.; Darrow, Clarence; et al). Leakey, L. S. B.; Prost, Jack and Stephanie; editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cambridge, MA and London, U.K., Schenkman Publishing Company, (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 23308

Condition: Good


Cambridge, MA and London, U.K., Schenkman Publishing Company, (1971).. (1971).. Good. - Octavo, pictorial gray & white wraps. The binding is spotted, soiled & lightly rubbed with the corners of the front wrap lightly creased. xiii & 452 pages. Black-and-white illustrations.The contents are very good. Edited by L. S. B. Leakey and Jack and Stephanie Prost / with the assistance of Ronald Goodman. View more info

DIRECTORY OF ASIAN-PACIFIC MUSEUMS. Compiled by W.H. Fitzgerald, Roland W. Force, and Adrienne L. Kaeppler

By: (Fitzgerald, W.H.; Force, Roland W.; and Kaeppler, Adrienne L.)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii: Bishop Museum Press, 1969.: 1969.

Seller ID: 21535

Condition: Very good


Honolulu, Hawaii: Bishop Museum Press, 1969.. 1969.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover, bound in printed light gray wraps. The covers are slightly rubbed and soiled. 61 pages with an alphabetical directory of museums by geographical region. There is a discreet bookseller's label mounted to the bottom of the rear pastedown. Very good. Laid in at the front is the 13-page "1971 Supplement to Directory of Asian-Pacific Museums".Rare in commerce. View more info

KULTUURPATRONEN (PATTERNS OF CULTURE). Deel 8 -- 1966

By: (Ydema, J. M.; Galis, Dr. K. W.)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Delft, Netherlands: Bulletin Ethnografisch Museum, (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 17316

Condition: Fine


Delft, Netherlands: Bulletin Ethnografisch Museum, (1966).. (1966).. Fine. - Small quarto [9-3/8 inches high by 7 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial maroon & olive green wraps. The bottom corner of the front wrap is slightly creased & the head & tail of the spine are lightly chipped. 91 pages. Profuse black-and-white illustrations. Near fine. The text is in Dutch with a summary in English. View more info

THE BEGINNING. (Stages of Development of the Brain-Glands and Bone from Fish to Man)

By: Andersun, Ammon; editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Published by the author, 1966.: 1966.

Seller ID: 14484

Condition: Good


Published by the author, 1966.. 1966.. Good. - Octavo, rebound in maroon library cloth (bumped & rubbed) titled in gilt. xxxvi & 310 pages (small stains to front pastedown; small stains & ink inscription on front endpaper; 1 line underlined in ink). 13 pages of B&W illustrations & 2 B&W textual illustrations. Good. First edition. Scarce. First Edition. View more info

LA PROVINCIA DI SASSARI: LA CIVILITA E L'ARTE. Testi di Mario Atzori, Guiseppina Fois, Marco Magnani

By: Atzori, Mario; Fois, Guiseppina; et al

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Silvana Editoriale, (1983).: (1983).

Seller ID: 24601

Condition: Very good


Silvana Editoriale, (1983).. (1983).. Very good. - Quarto [12-3/8 high by 10-5/8 inches wide], cloth, in a dust wrapper. The covers are lightly bumped. The dust wrapper is rubbed with a price- sticker on its spine. 199 & [1] pages. Profusely illustrated in color & black & white. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. The history and twentieth-century life of the people of the province of Sassari, including local tradiions, the arts, architecture, journalism, crafts an... View more info

[TITLED IN CYRILLIC]: PROISHOAEDENIE TEATRA: ELEMENTY TEATRA V PERVOBYTNOOBSCINNOM STROE. [ORIGINS OF THEATRE: ELEMENTS OF THEATRE FROM THE BEGINNING]

By: Avdeev, Arsenij Dmitrievic

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [Leningrad & Moscow: Iskusstvo], 1959.: 1959.

Seller ID: 33043

Condition: Good


[Leningrad & Moscow: Iskusstvo], 1959.. 1959.. Good. - Quarto, 10-3/4 inches high by 8-1/8 inches wide. Yellow cloth titled in orange and gilt on the spine with gilt silhouettes of ostriches stamped in gilt on the front cover and in blind on the rear cover. The head of the spine is heavily bumped with some lighter bumping to the corners and tail of the spine. 264 & [3] pages, with color pictorial endpapers and profuse illustrations throughout, including several tipped-in... View more info

NEW STRATEGIES FOR RURAL DEVELOPMENT. Collection of Papers by George H. Axinn, Michigan State University U.S.A. and Tribhuvan University Nepal

By: Axinn, George H

Price: $50.00

Publisher: (East Lansing, MI/Kathmandu, Nepal): Rural Life Associates, (1978),: (1978),

Seller ID: 15233

Condition: Very good


(East Lansing, MI/Kathmandu, Nepal): Rural Life Associates, (1978),. (1978),. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in printed white wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with light soiling to the rear wrap. There is an owner's name penned on the front wrap with a small stain to its lower half & a tear to its top edge. Half-title, title, [2] leaves & 194 pages. There is an owner's stamp & price stamp on the half-title. The publisher's American address has been corrected in ... View more info

DEVELOPMENT OF BASIC SOCIO-ECONOMIC UNITS IN TWO ESKIMO COMMUNITIES. National Museum of Canada Bulletin 202

By: Balikci, Asen

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Ottawa: (Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery), 1964.: 1964.

Seller ID: 31654

Condition: Very good


Ottawa: (Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery), 1964.. 1964.. Very good. - Octavo, soft covers bound in printed brown-and-white wraps. The spine & extremities are slightly darkened. The wraps are lightly rubbed with the corners slightly creased. x & 114 pages. The bottom corners of the first few leaves are lightly creased. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white maps, 2 of them folding. Very good. View more info

GOPALPUR: A South Indian Village

By: Beals, Alan R

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1964).: (1964).

Seller ID: 4751

Condition: Very good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1964).. (1964).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. x, 99 & [1] pages. Illustrated in black & white. Very good. Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology.A publisher's compliment slip is laid in. View more info

CIRCUMPOLAR PROBLEMS: Habitat, Economy and Social Relations in the Arctic

By: Berg, Gosta; editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Oxford [U..K.]: Pergamon Press, (1973).: (1973).

Seller ID: 24411

Condition: Very good


Oxford [U..K.]: Pergamon Press, (1973).. (1973).. Very good. - Octavo, maroon cloth titled in gilt in a dust wrapper. The dust jacket is lightly chipped & soiled with the extremities slightly darkened. viii & 194 pages. Illustrated in black & white with maps, tables & diagrams. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper. First edition."A Symposium for Anthropological Research in the North, September 1969". Wenner-Gren Center International Symposium Series Volume... View more info

THE ESKIMOS. Foreword by C. Daryll Forde

By: Birket-Smith, Kaj

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, (1959).: (1959).

Seller ID: 15490

Condition: Good


London: Methuen & Co. Ltd, (1959).. (1959).. Good. - Octavo, cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The binding is slightly bumped & there is some light soiling to the dust jacket. xv & 262 pages. There is an owner's ink name, address & notation on the half-title, with the same owner's stamp on the fore-edge and top & bottom edges. There is a black ink stain to the bottom of the fore-edge with small stains to the bottom corners of several pages. There are red underlining... View more info

ESKIMOS.

By: Birket-Smith, Kaj.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1971).: (1971).

Seller ID: 35462

Condition: Very good


- Quarto [11 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], blue cloth in a dust wrapper. The top edge of the dust jacket is slightly darkened & there is a small tear to the top edge of its rear panel. 277 & [1] pages. Numerous illustrations in color and black & white. Very good. First American edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

INUK.

By: Buliard, Roger P.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., (1951).: (1951).

Seller ID: 36377

Condition: Very good


- Octavo, gray cloth. The top edge of the front cover is discolored. ix, [1] leaf & 322 pages. Illustrated with a double-page map & pictorial pastedowns & endpapers. A previous owner's name is penned on the half-title. There is minor foxing to the lower end of the fore-edge. Very good. First edition.Father Buliard was a Catholic missionary who chose to spend his priesthood ministering to the Eskimos in the Arctic.The introduction is by Fulton J.Sheen. First Edit... View more info

MASQUES

By: Caillois, Roger; Demoulin-Bernard, Henriette

Price: $20.00

Publisher: (Paris): Olivier Perrin, (1965).: (1965).

Seller ID: 28792

Condition: Fair


(Paris): Olivier Perrin, (1965).. (1965).. Fair. - Small quarto [approximately 8-1/2 inches high by 7-3/4 inches wide], pictorial paper covered boards. The binding is rubbed & bumped. There is a large piece out of the head of the spine & a tear to the tail. The joints are worn & chipped. 98 & [4] pages plus colophon. Profuse black-and-white photographic illustrations by Georges Pierre. The book is cracked at page 6 and there is a small area of rubbing to the front endpap... View more info

THE VENUS OF MILO: An Archeological Study of the Goddess of Womanhood

By: Carus, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago/London: The Open Court Publishing Company, 1916.: 1916.

Seller ID: 389

Condition: Good


Chicago/London: The Open Court Publishing Company, 1916.. 1916.. Good. - 8vo, brown paper covered boards (bumped; extremities faded; rear board soiled & rubbed) titled in maroon with oval sepia photographic illustraiton of Venus of Milo mounted on front cover. vii & 182 pp. (endpapers darkened with owner's name penciled on front endpaper; contemporary newspaper cutting [review of book] stapled to verso of frontispiece with offsetting to front endpaper; small hole in & of... View more info

THE ESKIMO OF NORTH ALASKA

By: Chance, Norman A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1966).: (1966).

Seller ID: 4757

Condition: Very good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1966).. (1966).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with a light crease to the rear wrap. xii, [i] & 107 pages. There is a very light crease to the last few leaves. Illustrated in black & white. Very good. Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. View more info

THE KANURI OF BORNU

By: Cohen, Ronald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 4749

Condition: Good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1967).. (1967).. Good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed with the bottom corners lightly creased. x & 115 pages. Illustrated in black & white. The bottom page corners are lightly creased. Good. Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. View more info

CHEFS-D'OUEVRE DU MUSEE DE L'HOMME: Anthropologie, Prehistoire, Ethnologie. Exposition du Cinquantenaire 1937-1987

By: de Lumley, Henry; et al

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Paris: Musee de l'Homme, (1987).: (1987).

Seller ID: 28735

Condition: Fine


Paris: Musee de l'Homme, (1987).. (1987).. Fine. - Large octavo [9-3/8 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial wrappers. The binding is slightly rubbed. 95 pages plus colophon. Numerous color illustrations. Near fine. Prehistoric art and remains exhibited at the Musee de l'Homme (Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle) in Paris in 1987. The text is in French. View more info

THE KALINGA OF NORTHERN LUZON, PHILIPPINES

By: Dozier, Edward P

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1967).: (1967).

Seller ID: 4745

Condition: Very good


New York: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., (1967).. (1967).. Very good. - Octavo, pictorial wraps. The wraps are lightly rubbed & soiled & the bottom corners are lightly creased. x & 102 pages. The bottom corners of the leaves are lightly creased. Illustrated in black & white. Very good. First printing.Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology. First Edition. View more info