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The Stoled Desert: A Study of Uhuru in north East Africa

By The Earl of Lytton

London: MacDonald, 1966 Photo illustrations. Slight soil on page ends and dust jacket, otherwise clean. 252 indexed pages.. First Edition. Hardcover. Collectible-Good/Good. 6"x9".

$3.99

In Oceania: Visions, Artifacts, Histories
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In Oceania: Visions, Artifacts, Histories

By Thomas, Nicholas

Durham, North Carolina, U.S.A.: Duke Univ Pr, 1997 269 pages. Illustrated in black and white. Cover has several marks, some soil, creasing, corner and edge wear. Front cover has some soil, pencil marks, creasing. Back cover has crease from top to bottom near left edge, some marks, some soil. Spine has wear on both ends.. Paperback. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes. 5.75" x 9".

$8.00

Kabongo

By St. Barbe Baker, Richard

New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, 1955 This is the story of a Kikuyu chief. Book is in good condition with wear and soil; jacket is in fair condition with edgewear, foxing, chipping, rubbing, wear, and soil-now in mylar. Stated first edition. 127 pages, 8 x 5.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by Skargon, Yvonne.

$12.00

Prehistory of the Americas
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Prehistory of the Americas

By Fiedel, Stuart J.

West Nyack, New York, U.S.A.: Cambridge Univ Pr, 1992 Fiedel's book, exploring the development of the prehistoric cultures of North, Central and South America from about 10,000 BC to AD 1530, has been updated to include discussion of recent discoveries and analyses of their implications. 2nd edition. Book and jacket are both in good condition with faded jacket spine, edgewear, and soil. 400 indexed pages, 10.5 x 8.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$8.00

In the Land of the Quetzal Feather

By Morton, Friedrich

New York: The Devin-Adair Company, 1960 This is a look at life in the jungles of Guatamala. Book and jacket are both in good condition with light foxing, rubbing, wear, and soil. 208 pages. 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Berger, Fritz.

$10.00

Distribution of Ceramic Styles in the Lesser Antilles, West Indies

By McKusick, M. B.

Ann Arbor, MI: University Microfilms, 1974. The dissertation of M. B. Mckusick on the Distribution of Ceramic Styles in the Lesser Antilles, West Indies. 1974 xerox microfilm reprint. Book is in good condition with owner's name, some pencil notes, edgewear, faded spine and light soil. 203 pages plus plates, 8 x 6.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes.

$11.99

Tribal Development in India: The Contemporary Debate
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Tribal Development in India: The Contemporary Debate

By Rath, Govinda Chandra

India: Sage Pubns Pvt Ltd, 2006. The thirteen seminal essays in this volume investigate the failure of the welfare model of development as applied to tribal India, and the consequent efforts by tribes to better their lot by seeking political autonomy and/or the restoration of traditional rights to natural resources, namely, water, forest and land. Book is in very good condition with cover rubbing, light soil and light edgewear. 340 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by None.

$5.99

A Grammar of Human Values

By Von Mering, Otto

Pittsburgh: University of Pittsburgh Press, 1961. A study in human values from both the anthropological and psychological viewpoint. Book is in good condition with owner's name, darkened page ends, edgewear and soil. Jacket is in fair condition with discolorations, edgewear, chipping, cover rubbing/wear and soil. 288 indexed pages, 6 x 9.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by None.

$5.49

El Valle Del Amaneger

By Buitron, Anibal & Collier, John Jr.

Instituto Otavaleno De Antropologia, 1971 This 9 x 11 hardcover has 199 pages. Spanish text.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. Illus. by Photo Illustrated.

$19.00

The North Alaskan Eskimo: A Study in Ecology and Society

By Spencer, Robert F.

Washington, D. C.: Government printing Office, 1959 6 x 9.5 hard cover book. Gold lettering on the green spine with a plain green cover. A study of the ecology and society of the North Alaskan Eskimo. 490 pages. Two Pull out maps. Ex-library with usual markings, edgewear, tanned pages, rubbing, wear, and soil. Fair condition.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$10.00

THE NATIVES OF THE NORTHERN TERRITORIES OF THE GOLD COAST

By Cardinall, A.W.

New York: Negro Universities Press, 1969. Reprint edition of 1920 work. This book is bound in brown cloth boards with gold spine lettering. Ex-lib., with usual lib. markings; spine lettering dulled; edgewear; inner pages clean. Illustrated with black-and-white photos, this reprint of a 1920s publication looks at the native dwellers of Africa's Gold Coast. 158 pages; approx. 5"x8".. Ex-Library. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Illustrated.

$24.99

THE FON OF BAFUT

By Ritzenthaler, Pat

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Co., 1966 This book has a brown dj with black spine lettering and a black-and-white cover photo illustration. Dj is edgeworn, soiled, creased, chipped and rubbed, but not price-clipped-now in mylar. Book itself has wear and soil. Illustrated with black-and-white photos taken by the author's husband, this book describes the interplay of ancient tradition and modern innovation as seen through the life of the Fon, or chief, of Bafut, a village in the British Cameroons. 221 pages; approx. 5"x8".. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/Fair. Illus. by Photos By Robert Ritzenthaler.

$4.99

Personal Character and Cultural Milieu

By Haring, Douglas G.

Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, 1966 6.5 x 9 hard cover book. Black lettering on the light green dust jacket spine with a green/illustrated cover. This compilation brings together significant selections by thirty outstanding anthropologists on culturally fostered patterns of personal character. 834 pages. 3rd Revised Illustrated Edition. Owner's name. Dust jacket wear and soil. Tight binding. Very Good/Good condition.. 3rd Revised illustrated Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$9.00

DISCOVERING INDIAN SCULPTURE

By Fabri, Charles

New Delhi, India: East-west Press, 1970 This 8.5 x 10.5 trade paperback book has the author's name and title in white lettering on the black spine and black/illustrated cover. This book is brief and concise and serves to introduce a very large subject, unveiling before the eyes of the reader a fair glimpse of the beauties and loveliness of the great and original country of India. 84 pages. Edge wear. clean with tight binding. Good condition.. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by Illustrated.

$4.00

SEX AND TEMPERAMENT

By Mead, Margaret

New York: William Morrow and Company, 1935. This 5.5"x8.5" hard cover book has a brown cover with gilt lettering on the spine. Bookplate on front free endpaper, rear cover soil. Binding is tight, pages clean. 335 indexed pages.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Good/No Jacket.

$6.99