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$125.00
1y26/34

The Temple in Ancient Egypt: New Discoveries and Recent Research


QUIRKE, STEPHEN (ed.)

Large quarto, illus light card covers, x+241pp+55pp plates at rear, illus, plates, Near FINE ( v. slight creasing to corners, v. slight soiling to rear cover, v. slight foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: British Museum Press 1997

KEYWORDS: ancient egypt archaeology anthropology egyptian studies

$35.00
xxrbd146643

The Babylonian Woe: A Study on the Origin of Certain Banking Practices, and their Effect on the Events of Ancient History, Written in the Light of Present Day


ASTLE, DAVID

Octavo hardcover (VG): all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: David Astle (private edition) 1975

KEYWORDS: banking history economics anthropology

$24.50
xxrbe146689

In Search of the Indo-Europeans: Language, Archaeology and Myth


MALLORY, J.P

Imperial octavo softcover (VG): all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Thames & Hudson 1991

KEYWORDS: anthropology anchaeology history myth

$40.00
1y30/1

Travels in Arabia Deserta


DOUGHTY, CHARLES M. & LAWRENCE T. E. (Intro)

2 VOLUME SET, octavo, illus light card covers, black lettering to spine, frontispiece, vol 1- 674 + vol 2- 696pp, illus, folding maps to rear of both vols, VG (light creasing to cover edges, light tanning & soiling to covers, adhesive price labels to front covers with sm ink markings, light foxing & soiling to page edges, light foxing to eps & prelims, light creasing page edges to vol 1)

PUBLISHER: Jonathan Cape 1964

KEYWORDS: travel exploration Arabia illustrated culture anthropology

$25.00
xxrbg146817

History and Traditions of Tikopia


FIRTH, RAYMOND

Ex Library, octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Polynesian Society 1961

KEYWORDS: new zealand polynesia history anthropology

$30.00
xxrbg146822

Artifacts: An Introduction to Early Materials and Technology


HODGES, HENRY

FIRST EDTION, super octavo hardcover (VG-) in d.w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: John Baker 1964

KEYWORDS: anthropology first edition artifacts

$35.00
xxrbg146824

Identity Through History: Living Stories in A Soloman Islands Society


WHITE, GEOFFREY M.

Octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Cambridge University Pres 2002

KEYWORDS: anthropology solomon islands history

$18.50
xxrcc147260

The Origin of Humankind


LEAKEY, RICHARD

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1994

KEYWORDS: mankind evolution science anthropology antiquity history

$12.50
xxrcc147271

Other Senses, Other Worlds


JONAS, DORIS & JONAS, DAVID

Octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Cassell 1976

KEYWORDS: space creatures anthropology animals scifi science fiction

$50.00
1y32/47

Other Temples Other Gods: The Occult in Australia


DRURY, NEVILL & TILLETT, GREGORY

Imperial octavo, blue heavy card boards, silver coloured lettering to spine, illus eps & title page, 176pp, illus, VG (moderate scuffing & light fading to board edges, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps) in d/w, VG (heavy chipping & light creasing to edges with some loss, light sun fading to spine, light chafing to covers, moderate foxing to internal sides)

PUBLISHER: Methuen Australia 1980

KEYWORDS: occult esoteric illustrated new age religion Australia anthropology witchcraft supernatural rites

$50.00
1y33/6

Raoul & the Kermadecs: New Zealand's Northernmost Islands: A History


GENTRY, STEVEN

SIGNED BY AUTHOR, quarto, silver coloured lettering to spine & front board, illus eps & prelims, 346pp, illus, Near FINE, in d/w, Near FINE

PUBLISHER: Steele Roberts 2013

KEYWORDS: signed New Zealand illustrated history anthropology Kermedecs ecology north

$80.00
1y33/11

Future Shock


TOFFLER, ALVIN

FIRST EDITION, octavo, blue heavy card boards, gilt lettering to spine, ix + 504pp, VG+ (light creasing to full length of spine, light soiling to page edges) in d/w, VG (light creasing to edges, light discolouration to spine)

PUBLISHER: The Bodley Head 1970

KEYWORDS: first edition sociology psychology culture anthropology literature philosophy

$20.00
xxrcf147405

A Land of Ghosts: The Braided Lives of People and the Forest in Far Western Amazonia


CAMPBELL, DAVID G.

Super octavo hardcover (VG+) in d/w (VG+): all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost

PUBLISHER: Jonathan Cape 2004

KEYWORDS: anthropology travel exploration Amazon Brazil ecology rainforests ecosystems biology botany flora fauna

$50.00
1y34/22

Whole Earth Catalog: Access to Tools


N/A

Lg quarto, illus stapled light card covers, white lettering to covers, 142pp, illus, VG- (heavy chipping & scuffing to spine & cover corners, lg stain to front cover, heavy scuffing to covers, moderate tanning to page edges)

PUBLISHER: Portola Institute 1971

KEYWORDS: anthropology culture literature illustrated alternative living lifestyle catalogue

$19.50
xxrch147493

Love in the South Seas


DANIELSON, BENGT & LYON, F.H (trans)

FIRST EDITION, octavo hardcover (VG) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: George Allen & Unwin 1956

KEYWORDS: polynesia history travel culture anthropology

$15.00
xxrci147516

The Dance Band Era: The Dancing Decades from Ragtime to Swing 1910-1950


MCCARTHY, ALBERT

Quarto hardcover (VG-) in d/w (VG-); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Spring Books 1974

KEYWORDS: history society culture anthropology dance

$50.00
1y35/13

South Sea Merchant


HERNSHEIM, EDUARD & SACK, PETER (Ed & Trans) & CLARK, DYMPHNA (Ed & Trans)

Super octavo, blue light glossy card covers, black lettering to spine & covers, frontispiece, xi + 230pp, illus, VG (light creasing to cover edges, light scuffing & creasing to rear cover, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps)

PUBLISHER: Institute of Papua New Guinea Studies 1983

KEYWORDS: exploration maritime south sea merchants travel anthropology Eduard Hernsheim journals biography memoir diary

$40.00
1y35/14

Margaret Mead and Ruth Benedict: The Kinship of Women


LAPSLEY, HILARY

Super octavo, illus glossy light card covers, white lettering to spine, viii + 351pp, illus, VG (light creasing to cover edges, light soiling & adhesive label residue to covers, light foxing to page edges, bookseller's label to fep)

PUBLISHER: University of Massachusetts Press 1999

KEYWORDS: women's studies feminism illustrated Margaret Mead Ruth Benedict biography memoir New Zealand anthropology social science

$40.00
1y35/20

Die Samoa-Inseln. Entwurf Einer Monographie mit Besonderer Berucksichtigung Deutsch-Samoas


KRAMER, Dr. AUGUSTIN

TEXT IN GERMAN & SAMOAN, facsimile reprint, quarto, blue crackled faux leather boards, gilt lettering & line to spine & front board, marbled eps, illus prelims, xii + 509pp + 7pp illus to rear, VG+ (light bruising to spine extrems & board corners, light soiling to boards, light tanning & foxing to page edges, random light pencil marks to prelims)

PUBLISHER: R. McMillan 1983

KEYWORDS: linguistics language Samoa German illustrated anthropology

$50.00
1y36/33

Maori Warfare


VAYDA, A. P.

FIRST EDITION, octavo, green buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, ix + 141pp, illus, VG (light creasing to spine extrems, light bruising to board corners, light scuffing & soiling to boards, light tanning & foxing to page edges) in d/w, VG (moderate creasing & chipping to edges, moderate chafing & soiling to covers)

PUBLISHER: The Polynesian Society Inc. 1960

KEYWORDS: New Zealand Maori illustrated culture history warfare war anthropology pre-European first edition

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