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$25.00
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Art of the Ancient Sinhalese


PARANAVITANA, SENARAT

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 cost.

PUBLISHER: Lake House Investments 1971

KEYWORDS: art anthropology sinhalese india history

$20.00
xxqfb144786

Global Divas: Filipino Gay Men in the Diaspora


MANALANSAN VI, MARTIN F.

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: Duke 2007

KEYWORDS: Queer studies Asian American Studies Anthropology

$70.00
1y11/20

Saying So Doesn't Make It So: Papers in Honour of B. Foss Leach: New Zealand Archaeological Association Monograph 17


SUTTON, DOUGLAS G. (edit)

author & archaeologist, Ian Smith's copy (Foss Leach wa his Mentor); imperial octavo, blue light card covers, black lettering to spine & front cover, frontispiece, xi+303pp, illus/diagrams, VG (covers are moderately rubbed, soiled & bruised, with a few tiny tears & small creases; spine faded, page edges tanned, Ian Smith's name in ink on fep)

PUBLISHER: New Zealand Archaeological Association 1989

KEYWORDS: archaeology lectures papers Foss Leach history anthropology lithic studies Maori war Pacific settlement patterns palaeobotany

$15.00
xxqfd144946

Tutankhamen: The Life and Death of the Boy-King


MAHDY, CHRISTINE EL

Super 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: St. Martins Press 1999

KEYWORDS: egypt ancient history king tut tutankhamen pharoh anthropology archaeology

$16.50
xxqfd144959

The Mysteries of Ancient Egypt: An Illustrated Reference to the Myths, Religions, Pyramids, and Temples of the Land of the Pharohs


OAKES, LORNA & GAHLIN, LUCIA

Super octavo softcover with french flaps (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: Lorenz 2003

KEYWORDS: ancient egypt pharoh myth religion culture anthropology archaeology

$30.00
xxqfh145217

The Cradle of Erotica: A Study of Afro-Asian Sexual Expression and an Analysis of Erotic Freedom in Social Relationships


EDWARDES, ALLEN & MASTERS, R. E. L.

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 cost

PUBLISHER: The Odyssey Press 1970

KEYWORDS: first edition anthropology sexuality eastern erotica

$70.00
1y13/45

Scandinavian and European Migration to Australia and New Zealand: Proceedings of the Conference Held in Stockholm, Sweden and Turku, Finland June 9-11, 1998


KOIVUKANGAS, OLAVI & WESTIN, CHARLES (Eds)

Imperial octavo, illus light card covers, white lettering to spine, 320pp, illus, VG (light scuffing to spine extrems, light sun fading to spine, moderate creasing to cover corners, light foxing to page edges)

PUBLISHER: CEIFO 1999

KEYWORDS: migration New Zealand Australia Scandinavia Europe culture multiculture multiculturalism anthropology

$65.00
1y14/2

Our Stone Age Mystery


IDRIESS, ION L.

FIRST EDITION, super octavo, green buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, xvi + 200pp, illus, VG+ (light creasing & scuffing to spine extrems, light bruising & scuffing to board corners, v sl staining to boards, light tanning & foxing to page edges) in d/w, in clear contact, VG- (moderate sun fading to spine, moderate chipping & creasing to edges with light loss, 3cm open tear to base with archival tape repair, price clipped)

PUBLISHER: Angus and Robertson 1964

KEYWORDS: first edition Australia anthropology culture Aboriginals history

$40.00
1y14/4

Israel: Its Life and Culture: I-II


PEDERSEN, JOHS.

Super octavo, gilt lettering to spine, green buckram boards, x + 578pp, VG (moderate creeasing/chipping to spine extrems with sl surface loss & fraying, light rubbing to spine, light scuffing to board corners, light soiling to boards, boards lightly shaky, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps, book seller's label & previous owner's name in ink to fep, partial cracks to gutters)

PUBLISHER: V. Pio.Povl Branner 1926

KEYWORDS: Israel culture history anthropology Jewish antiquities

$22.50
xxqgd145605

Monster of God: The Man-Eating Predator in the Jungles of History and the Mind


QUAMMEN, DAVID

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: Hutchinson 2004

KEYWORDS: Predators anthropology human v wild nature

$12.50
xxqgd145651

The Pacific Islanders: Peoples of the World Series


HOWELLS, WILLIAM

Super 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: A.H. & A.W. Reed 1973

KEYWORDS: Anthropology pacific people islanders

$125.00
1y14/42

Handbook of Critical and Indigenous Methodologies


DENZIN, NORMAN K. & LINCOLN, YVONNA S. & SMITH, LINDA TUHIWAI (Eds)

Imperial octavo, illus heavy card boards, white lettering to spine, 604pp, Nr FINE (sl scuff to front board)

PUBLISHER: Sage Publications 2008

KEYWORDS: indigenous methodology education research sociology anthropology psychology Native American Studies postcolonial women's

$40.00
1y15/44

The Science of Life


WELLS, H. G. & HUXLEY, JULIAN & WELLS, G. P.

Imperial octavo, dark blue buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine, blind rule to boards, upper edges stained blue, xvi + 896pp, illus, VG (light scuffing to spine & board edges with sl surface loss, light soiling to boards, light tanning & foxing to page edges & eps, ex-libris label to front pastedown, moderate crack to gutter near index)

PUBLISHER: Cassell 1931

KEYWORDS: science philosophy evolution biology anthropology illustrated

$9.50
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Easter Island: Stone-Age Civilisation of the Pacific


METRAUX, ALFRED & BULLOCK, MICHAEL (trans)

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: Scientific Book Club 1957

KEYWORDS: Easter Island anthropology stone age

$50.00
1y16/31

Chambers's Papers For the People: Vol 1 & 2


N/A

Octavo, blue buckram boards, gilt lettering & decoration to spine, 512pp, illus, scruffy (heavy creasing & chipping to spine extrems, 3cm closed tear to spine, moderate fading to spine, light soiling to boards, heavy tanning & foxing to page edges-light to eps, lightly moderate sporadic foxing to pages throughout, cracks to full length of gutters) has that delicious old book smell....

PUBLISHER: William and Robert Chambers 1850

KEYWORDS: culture literature history anthropology sociology

$175.00
1y19/32

Northward Over the Great Ice: A Narrative of Life and Work Along the Shores and Upon the Interior Ice-Cap of Northern Greenland in the Years 1886 and 1891-1897


PEARY, ROBERT E.

THIS VOLUME ONLY, imperial octavo, blue buckram boards, gilt lettering to spine & front board, silver gilt motif & gilt rule to front board, teg, frontispiece with tissue guard, xiv + 625pp, illus, VG- (moderate creasing & chipping to spine extrems, moderate scuffing to board corners, moderate scuffing to spine, light soiling & chafing to boards, moderate tanning to page edges & eps, ex-libris label & previous owner's name in pencil to front pastedown,moderate foxing to prelims, previous moderate water damage to page tops causing sporadic adhesion/tearing, pgs 2-3 stuck together, cracks to gutters)

PUBLISHER: Methuen 1898

KEYWORDS: Illustrated Greenland history culture anthropology

$80.00
1y22/10

Objects: Signs of Africa


DE HEUSCH, LUC

Lg quarto, brown cloth boards, blind stamp title to front board, 214pp, illus, VG+ (heavy scuff to top spine extrem with surface loss) in d/w, VG (moderate chipping to spine extrems with some loss, light creasing to edges, light sun fading to spine, light chafing to covers, 1cm closed tear to top of front cover)

PUBLISHER: University of Washington Press 1996

KEYWORDS: Africa artifacts art artefacts illustrated ritual objects anthropology

$60.00
1y23/46

Lived Religion in America: Toward a History of Practice


HALL,DAVID D. (Ed)

Super octavo, charcoal grey buckram boards, silver coloured lettering to spine, xiii + 254pp, VG+ (light scuffing & soiling to spine & boards)

PUBLISHER: Princeton University Press 1998

KEYWORDS: religion anthropology America US theology women's studies sociology culture

$40.00
1y24/42

The Dawn of Conscience


BREASTED, JAMES HENRY

Octavo, gilt lettering to spine & front board, xxvi + 431pp, illus, VG (light fading & scuffing to spine & board corners, moderate tanning & light foxing to page edges & eps, inscription in ink to fep)

PUBLISHER: Charles Scribner's Sons 1934

KEYWORDS: religion spirituality theology sun god anthropology philosophy antiquities ancient history

$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

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