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Japan and National Anthropology
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Japan and National Anthropology

By Sonia Ryang

Routledge, 2004. Unknown. Good +. Good+ blue pictorial hardcover. 2004. UNDERLINING AND NOTATIONS IN MODERATE AMOUNT TO PAGES. Mild warp to covers. Covers clean. Binding solid. LIght scuffs. 256 pp.

$69.75

An Introduction to Polynesian Anthropology
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An Introduction to Polynesian Anthropology

By Te Rangi Hiroa (Peter H. Buck)

Kraus, 1971. Reprint. Paperback. Good. Good beige softcover. 1971. Reprint. EX PERSONAL LIB copy with pocket. Staining and foxing to to covers and text edges. Page faces clean. LIght edgewear. Binding solid. 133 pp.

$21.60

Northwest Ethiopia; Peoples and Economy
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Northwest Ethiopia; Peoples and Economy

By Frederick j. Simoons

University of Wisconsin Press, 1960. Hardcover. Very Good/good +. VG hardcover in Good+ jacket. 1960. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page w/no inscription. Pages all clean. PHotos. Previous owner's name on FFEP. Light edgewear. Binding solid. Jacket with REAR FLAP MOSTLY REMOVED. Light edgewear. Clean. 250 pp.

$27.00

Oregon's Coastal People; Their Lives and Livelihoods - A Pictorial Essay
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Oregon's Coastal People; Their Lives and Livelihoods - A Pictorial Essay

By Randall C. Teeuwen

Oregon Coastal Zone Management, 1980. Paperback. Good. Good pictorial softcover. 1980. Short nick to front top edge. EX-LIB w/usual markings. Page faces clean. Edgewear/cornerwear. Photos. 60 pp.

$18.00

Tribe and Class in Monrovia
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Tribe and Class in Monrovia

By Merran Fraenkel

International African Institute, 1965. Hardcover. Good. Good green hardcover. No jacket. 1965. EX-LIB w/usual markings. Page faces all clean. Photos/tables. Mild edgewear. Binding solid. 244 pp.

$10.00

Readings in Material Culture: Occasional Papers in Anthropology Number 9, 1979
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Readings in Material Culture: Occasional Papers in Anthropology Number 9, 1979

By Peter K. Lauer (ed.)

Anthropology Museum, University Of Queensland., 1979. Hardcover. Very Good. VG brown/white softcover. 1979.Number 9. Mild stain to spine. Pages all clean/unmarked. Light soiling to covers. Plates/photos and diagrams throughout. Mild edgewear/scuffing. Binding solid. 153 pp.

$24.30

Paleodemographic Aspects of the South African Australopithecines
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Paleodemographic Aspects of the South African Australopithecines

By Alan E. Mann

University of Pennsylvania, 1975. Paperback. Good +. Good+ beige softcover w/red lettering. Previous owner's name to FFEP and front cover. Light edgewear. Some plates. Pages all clean/unmarked. Break to binding at page 76 but pages all feel solid. 171 pp.

$18.00

Dancing With the Devil: Society and Cultural Poetics in Mexican-American South Texas
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Dancing With the Devil: Society and Cultural Poetics in Mexican-American South Texas

By Jose E Limon

Univ Of Wisconsin Pr, 1994. Hardcover. Good +. G+ red hardcover. No jacket. About 5-6 pages w/underlining, otherwise clean. Name to FFEP. Covers bright/clean. Binding solid. 240 pp.

$14.40

The Dilemmas of Africanization: Choices and Dangers for Sub-Saharan Africa
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The Dilemmas of Africanization: Choices and Dangers for Sub-Saharan Africa

By Casto, L Dalton

African Ways Publishing, 1998. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good +. VG hardcover in VG jacket. SIGNED/Inscribed by author on dedication page, otherwise all pages clean/unmarked and crisp. Binding solid. Mild scuffs. Jacket unclipped, bright and clean. NO tears or marks. 280 pp.

$10.00

Essentials To The creation of a New Civilization
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Essentials To The creation of a New Civilization

By Prieger Oscar A.

Boston: Christopher Publishing House, 1944. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. VG Reddish brown cloth hardcover in Good jacket. First edition. Remainder mark to bottom edge of text. Very light corner/edgewear - otherwise all of text unmarked and clean. Binding very solid. Covers clean. Orange jacket w/inch by inch chunk out of top edge of front cover. Small knicks and short tears. r. Clean. Spine cap faded a bit. 196 pp. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$24.30

Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History Vol. XXII, Part I - Contributions to the Archaeology of Mammoth Cave and Vicinity, Kentucky

By Nelson, N. C.

New York: American Museum of Natural History, 1917. Soft Cover. Poor/No Jacket. Poor Stitch bound, paper covers present but no longer attached, heavily chipped and browned, private collector's stamp and name to covers and some interior pages. Text block still securely bound together, some edgewear, text appears free of marking other than the collector's stamp mentioned above. Pp. 1-73 of the full collection, a research copy only. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$12.00

Index-tabellen Zum Anthropometrischen Gebrauche

By Furst, Prof. Dr. Carl M.

Jena: Gustav Fischer, 1929. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. FAIR hardcover. TEXT In German, a chart/index table of information from the author of "Anthropologia Suecica." A thin volume in brown boards with heavy edgewear and soiling. Spine and hinges have been poorly reinforced with narrow strapping tape. Private collector's stamp to bottom of front board and title page, name in pen to top of title page and light neat pencilling to edges of tables throughout. An unpaginated collection of 29 tables all intact, presumably with one page missing as the table of contents only goes up to table 15 (second page of table of contents may be gone and binding is split at that area). A research or reading copy only. Small Folio.

$12.50

The Delimitation of the Walcolid Variety of Man

By Neumann, Holm Wolfram

Indiana, 1960. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. VG+ hardcover. An original bound copy of this thesis on Walcolid Native Americans of the Mississippi region. Black cloth with gilt tiles. Private collector's stamp and name neatly to endpapers. Browned type written pages with charts and hand-drawn illustrations of skull types. An interesting time piece on Native American anthropological research. 52 pp. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.75

Elementary Conditions of Human Variability
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Elementary Conditions of Human Variability

By Dodge, Raymond

New York: Columbia University Press, 1927. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good Minus/No Jacket. Good - Green/gray paper covers with heavy edgewear and soiling. Publication 10 of the Ernest Kempton Adams fund for Physical Research. As with many of these research publication, poorly bound resulting in both covers being nearly detached, holding on by about half of their length. Spine label worn with ends fraying. Interior clean with some pages not cut. Previous owner's name to top of front cover and original purchase information neatly at rear of book. 107 pp. with many tables and figure, 2 foldouts. "A study of the variation of successive responses to similar stimuli at different levels of the cerebro-spinal system of a human subject." Small Folio.

$21.60

Die Menschliche Haupthaaranlage Weitere Beobachtungen Als Nachtrag Zu: Das Haupthaar Und Seine Bildungsstatte
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Die Menschliche Haupthaaranlage Weitere Beobachtungen Als Nachtrag Zu: Das Haupthaar Und Seine Bildungsstatte

By Fritsch, Gustav

Berlin: Georg Reimer, 1915. Half-Vellum, Cloth. Fair/No Jacket. FAIR Gray boards with gray cloth spine and corners. Mild ex-library with an eroding sticker to top left corner, ffep stamp and pocket at rear, 17" X 12." Some short pencil notations of original cost of item to the pastedown. Heavy wear to spine ends - head of spine torn with 2" of spine cap missing. Interior binding coming loose topward with all pages still intact but barely bound in. A rare book in unfortunate condition. Reading/research copy only. 20 pp., 5 full page b/w scientific plates of hair folacles at rear. In German. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall.

$63.00

The American Negro -- His Origins and His Present Status as a Hybrid or Secondary Race

By Neumann, Holm Wolfram

Indiana, 1962. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. VG hardcover. An original bound copy of this thesis on American Negroes. Black cloth with gilt tiles. Private collector's name neatly to endpapers. Browned type written pages with charts and hand-drawn illustrations of skull types. An interesting time piece on American Negro anthropological research. 105 pp. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$15.75

Notes on the Crania of New England Indians
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Notes on the Crania of New England Indians

By Carr, Lucien

Boston: Boston Society of Natural History, 1880. Soft Cover. Poor/No Jacket. POOR Gray wraps originally, rear cover missing, front cover present but detached. 10 pp. of text and 2 paperboard plates at rear, all with heavy edgewear, chipping and short tears. Private collector's markings to cover, first and last pages, notations neatly at bottom margins of text in light pen. A short but pertinant study of New England Crania by a former assistant curator of the Peabody Museum in Cambridge. A reading/research copy only. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$18.00

Orbis Opera - Kostbarkeiten Aus Dem Linden-Museum Fur Bolkerkunde in Stuttgart

By unknown

Germany, 1966. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. VG hardcover in Good jacket. A museum exhibit book (assumedly) for ancient art and sculpture treasures. Some wear and bending to corners and spine ends, some pencilled notes on ffep, rfep and title page with text and photos clean and unmarked. Unusual dustjacket with no cover titles - white with brown Mayan hieroglyphs parading across the bottom edge and the title of the book on the spine fold. Previous owners mark to bottom of jacket spine covering in black ink. Light scuffing and soil, more prominent because it is a white jacket. 85 pp., b/w photos throughout. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$14.00