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Tristes Tropiques

by Levi-Strauss, Claude

  • Used
  • very good
  • Paperback
  • First
Condition
Very Good
ISBN 10
0671458507
ISBN 13
9780671458508
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About This Item

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Pocket Books, 1982. Minor edge and corner wear, lightly scuffed and scratched, pages are toning, spine is lightly creased, former owner's name and a date in ink on the ffep, some light shelf wear, overall a clean used first Pocket Books paperback edition! Brown and white illustrated wrapper with gold, black, and white lettering. 484 very clean unmarked and uncreased historical and informative pages nicely enhanced by black and white illustrations and 16 wonderful pages of historic black and white photographs and illustrations! "I hate travelling and explorers. Yet here I am proposing to tell the story of my expeditions. But how long it has taken me to make up my mind to do so! It is now fifteen years since I left Brazil for the last time and all during this period I have often planned to undertake the present work, but on each occasion a sort of shame and repugnance prevented me making a start." ----- from Chapter 1 (Setting Out).. First Thus. Mass Market Paperback. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

Synopsis

"A magical masterpiece."—Robert Ardrey. A chronicle of the author's search for a civilization "reduced to its most basic expression."

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Bookseller
Conover Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
039759
Title
Tristes Tropiques
Author
Levi-Strauss, Claude
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Thus
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0671458507
ISBN 13
9780671458508
Publisher
Pocket Books
Place of Publication
New York, New York, U.S.A.
Date published
1982
Keywords
BRAZIL DESCRIPTION TRAVEL INDIANS SOUTH HISTORY
Bookseller catalogs
Travel;
Size
12mo

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Mass Market
Mass market paperback books, or MMPBs, are printed for large audiences cheaply.  This means that they are smaller, usually...[more]
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spine
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