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The Gentle Tasaday: A Stone Age People in the Philippine Rain Forest by  John Nance - Hardcover - 1975 - from The Parnassus BookShop (SKU: 014509)

The Gentle Tasaday: A Stone Age People in the Philippine Rain Forest

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The Gentle Tasaday: A Stone Age People in the Philippine Rain Forest

by Nance, John

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  • hardcover
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ISBN 10
0151349908
ISBN 13
9780151349906
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U.S.A: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975. Hardcover. Good/Good. Type: Hardback Second Printing. Hardcover Out-of Print Book and Jacket in Good+ Condition. Mylar jacket cover. Foreword by Charles A. Lindbergh. 64 pages of photographs. Binding of bright green cloth gilt titled on backstrap, very clean and unmarked; bottom edges of boards rubbed with some areas along the bottom front edge rubbed through cloth. Tight and solid volume. A few pages (4-5) have small marks by text, otherwise pages are clean and unmarked. Jacket with illustration of Tasaday in a cave dwelling, is clean with light wear to spine heel, spine head and upper edge chipped, an inch tear down rear edge of spine head. Now with archival protective cover. John Nance brings a moving picture of the Tasaday, a tribal people discovered by the outside world in 1971. And he tells of efforts to protect them from 20th centuries dangers. 465 pages. 6.5 x 9.5 inches. 1975, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, New York and London

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Bookseller
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Bookseller Inventory #
014509
Title
The Gentle Tasaday: A Stone Age People in the Philippine Rain Forest
Author
Nance, John
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0151349908
ISBN 13
9780151349906
Publisher
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich
Place of Publication
U.S.A
Date published
1975
Keywords
TASADAY, PHILIPPINES RAIN FOREST TRIBAL PEOPLES
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