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cover of Frank Hurley in Papua Photographs of the 1920-1923 Expeditions

Frank Hurley in Papua Photographs of the 1920-1923 Expeditions

by Specht, Jim and Fields, John

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Published
1984
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780909197902
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$68.20

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Bathurst, NSW: Museum Trust. 1984. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good copy in a Very Good dustjacket. DJ now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. An excellent copy. Illustrated with full page Black and White Photographs. 193 pages. A selection of Hurley's photographs from the expeditions. Includes not only those from the technically best negatives… Read more
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cover of In Habit : An Anthropological Study of Working Nuns.

In Habit : An Anthropological Study of Working Nuns.

by Campbell-Jones, Suzanne

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Published
1979
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780571113248
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$21.54

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London: Faber & Faber. 1979. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 239 pages. A social anthropologist's study of two different congregations of Roman Catholic nuns. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of White Settlers and Native Peoples

White Settlers and Native Peoples

by Price, A Grenfell

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Published
1949
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Edition
1st Edition
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$25.13

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Melbourne: Georgian House. 1949. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Good+ Dustjacket. Minor loss to dustjacket at spine ends & now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 232 pages. An… Read more
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cover of String Figures of the Tuamotus String Figure Monographs No 2

String Figures of the Tuamotus String Figure Monographs No 2

by Emory, Kenneth P. & Maude, Honor

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Published
1979
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780959611113
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$28.72

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Canberra: The Homa Press. 1979. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations. 150 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Softcover.
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cover of Solomon Island String Figures (String Figure Monographs No. 1)

Solomon Island String Figures (String Figure Monographs No. 1)

by Maude, Honor

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Published
1978
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Edition
1st Edition
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$64.61

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Canberra: The Homa Press. 1978. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition - Card Covers. Black & white illustrations. 175 pages. gathered from the field collections made by Sir Raymond Firth in 1928-1929 and Christa de Coppet in 1963-1965. Includes instructions on how to make the figures. Robust, professional packaging and tracking… Read more
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cover of Urban Aborigines

Urban Aborigines

by Gale, Fay

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1972
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1st Edition
ISBN
9780708102596
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$10.77

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Canberra: Australian National University Press. 1972. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy.Black & white illustrations. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 283 pages.. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of Nubians in Egypt Peaceful People

Nubians in Egypt Peaceful People

by Fernea, Robert A. (Ethnographic Essay by); Gerster, Georg(Photographs)

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Published
1973
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780292755048
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$17.23

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Austin and London: University of Texas Press. 1973. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Notes on Nubian Architecture and Architectural Drawings by Horst Jaritz. Foreword by Laila Shukry El Hamamsy. Captions… Read more
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cover of Custom and Myth Second Edition Revised

Custom and Myth Second Edition Revised

by Lang, Andrew

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Published
1974
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Edition
Reprint of 2nd Edition, Revised
ISBN
9780854099696
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$20.10

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London: EP Publishing. 1974. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Mild offset to free endpapers. Also some offset to pages 22 & 23 wherea newspaper clipping was laid in. Some black & white illustrations. 312 pages. This edition first… Read more
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cover of Native Life in East Africa The Results of an Ethnological Research Expedition

Native Life in East Africa The Results of an Ethnological Research Expedition

by Weule, Dr Karl

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Published
1909
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Edition
1st UK Edition
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$64.61

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London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd. 1909. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Previous owner's details to front pastedown. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Fold-out map to rear. Translated by Alice Werner. xxiv, 431pp + 22pp Publisher's Catalogue. The findings of the German Geographer and Ethnologist's… Read more
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cover of Cannibalism and Human Sacrifice

Cannibalism and Human Sacrifice

by Hogg, Garry

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Published
1958
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1st Edition
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$10.77

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London: Robert Hale. 1958. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has some stains to underside & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 206 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 1st Edition. Hardback.
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cover of From Ape to Angel  An informal history of social anthropology

From Ape to Angel An informal history of social anthropology

by Hays, H.R.

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Published
1971
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Edition
4th Printing
ISBN
9780394425702
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$14.36

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New York: Alfred A Knopf. 1971. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Mild offset to front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white plates and drawings. The drawings are by Sue Allen. 440 pages. Exploring the folkways, mores, totems, and taboos of… Read more
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cover of Dendroglyphs of the Chatham Islands Moriori Designs on Karaka Trees

Dendroglyphs of the Chatham Islands Moriori Designs on Karaka Trees

by Jefferson, Christina

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Published
1956
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Edition
1st Edition
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$143.58

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Wellington, New Zealand: The Polynesian Society. 1956. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ has a minor mark to front panel & is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Fold-out map. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 81 pages + plates.… Read more
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cover of The Social Animal

The Social Animal

by Runciman, W.G.

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Published
1998
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780002558624
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$14.36

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London: Harper Collins Publishers. 1998. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. 230 pages. Sets out the present extent of our knowledge of human groups, communities, institutions, and societies work, and the social firces that act upon the people who live… Read more
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cover of Culture.  The Anthropologists' Account

Culture. The Anthropologists' Account

by Kuper, Adam

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Published
2000
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Edition
3rd Printing
ISBN
9780674004177
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$12.92

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Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press. 2000. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Near Fine condition - an excellent copy. 299 pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. . 3rd Printing. Softcover.
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cover of Nomad A Year in the Life of Qashqa'i Tribesman in Iran

Nomad A Year in the Life of Qashqa'i Tribesman in Iran

by Beck, Lois

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Published
1991
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Edition
1st Revised Edition
ISBN
9780520074958
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$28.72

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Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press. 1991. Very Good condition. Faint reading creases to spine. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. xiv, 489 pages. A ethnographic and historical study of a tribal headman, Borzu and the Qermezi people. Based on the author's stay with the tribe during 1970/71. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. . 1st Revised Edition. Trade… Read more
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cover of The People of Asia

The People of Asia

by Bowles,Gordon

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1977
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780297773603
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$14.36

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London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. 1977. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Small chip to lower rear DJ edge. Several black & white maps. 414 pages. One of the Peoples of the World series. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all… Read more
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cover of The Barbarians - An anthropological view

The Barbarians - An anthropological view

by Berndt, Ronald & Catherine

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Adelaide Booksellers
Published
1973
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Edition
1st thus
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$7.18

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Harmondsworth: Pelican Books. 1973. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners. Mild age-toning to page edges. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Previous owner's details to preliminary pages. Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 196 pages. Includes substantial information on Australian Aborigines. . 1st thus.… Read more
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cover of Decorated gourds in north-eastern Nigeria

Decorated gourds in north-eastern Nigeria

by Chappel, T. J. H.

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Published
1977
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1st Edition
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$28.72

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London and Lagos: Ethnographica and The Nigerian Museum. 1977. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Small nick to top of DJ spine. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Robust, professional packaging and tracking… Read more
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cover of Elephants and Ethnologists

Elephants and Ethnologists

by Smith, C. Elliot

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Published
1924
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Edition
1st Edition
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$53.84

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London: Kegan Paul, Trench, Trubner & Co Ltd. 1924. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Some age toning to covers and mild offset to free endpapers. Bookplate to Front Pastedown. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. Black & white woodcuts by A. Horace Gerrard and K. Leigh-Pemberton. Also includes… Read more
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cover of Representation in Ethnography

Representation in Ethnography

by Van Maanen, John (Edited by)

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Published
1995
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Edition
1st Edition
ISBN
9780803971622
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$28.72

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Thousand Oaks, Ca: SAGE Publications. 1995. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in pictorial laminated boards. No dustjacket as issued? Robust, professional packaging and tracking provided for all parcels. 276 pages. Explores the many dimensions of the representational challenges facing contemporary ethnography. Explores such topics as fieldnotes, the role of description, narrative,… Read more
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