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Gestures, Their Origins and Distribution SIGNED BY DESMOND MORRIS by  Marie  Peter; O'Shaughnessy - Signed First Edition - 1979 - from Christopher Baron and Biblio.com

Gestures, Their Origins and Distribution SIGNED BY DESMOND MORRIS

by Morris, Desmond: Collett, Peter: Marsh, Peter; O'Shaughnessy, Marie

Condition: Very Good/Good


London: Jonathan Cape, 1979 Hardback, 160mm x 240mm tall (6.25" x 9.5" approx.). Pp xxiv, 296 with over 100 illustrations, diagrams and distribution maps. Very good, in the original black cloth-covered boards/ gilt spine title and map endpapers, and with the slightly corner-rubbed but otherwise very good and unclipped illustrated dust-wrapper. Signed by Desmond Morris on the title-page. . Signed. First Edition. Cloth. Very Good/Good. Lge 8vo..


  • Bookseller: Christopher Baron GB (GB)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 005404
  • Title: Gestures, Their Origins and Distribution SIGNED BY DESMOND MORRIS
  • Author: Morris, Desmond: Collett, Peter: Marsh, Peter; O'Shaughnessy, Marie
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Good
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0224015702
  • ISBN 13:9780224015707
  • Publisher: Jonathan Cape
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1979
  • Keywords: Natural History Hand Signals Signalling Human Communication Gestures Science Observation Behaviour Folk Lore Folklore Sign Language
  • Bookseller catalogs: Science and Medicine; Natural History; Dictionaries and Languages; Folklore;
  • Size: Lge 8vo.


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