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FRANZ BOAS - KULTUR, SPRACHE, RASSE - WEGE EINER ANTIASSISTISCHEN ANTHROPOLOGIE

by Pohl, Friedrich and Tilg, Bernhard

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2009
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very good, wraps (softcover)
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9783643500038
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Wein: Lit Verlag, 2009. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). ISBN 9783643500038 Some articles in German, some in English. 149pp.
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THE FUNCTION OF DANCE IN HUMAN SOCIETY: A SEMINAR DIRECTED BY FRANZISA BOAS - PRIMITIVE SOCIETY - THE BOAS SCHOOL

by Boas, Franziska (signed / inscribed by the author to a family member)

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Published
1944
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good, wraps (softcover) signed by the author
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New York: published by the author, 1944. PB. good, wraps (softcover) signed by the author. B&W illustrations. 52pp.
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PRAYER: THE COMPULSIVE WORD - MONOGRAPHS OF THE AMERICAN ETHNOLOGICAL SOCIETY VII

by Reichard, Gladys A. (signed - inscribed by); Hallowell, A. Irving (edited by)

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Published
1944
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good, light green cloth (hardcover) discolored spine
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New York: J. J. Augustin Publisher, 1944. HC. good, light green cloth (hardcover) discolored spine. 97pp, charts.
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KATHLAMET TEXTS - BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY BULLETIN 26

by Boas, Franz

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Published
1901
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good++, olive green cloth (hardcover) light edgewear
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1901. HC. good++, olive green cloth (hardcover) light edgewear. B&W frontis. Includes myths and tales. From the collection of a great-grandson of Franz Boas the anthropolgist. 261pp.
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FROM AUTOMATISM TO MODERN DANCE: FRANCOISE SULLIVAN WITH FRANZISKA BOAS IN NEW YORK

by Lindgren, Allana (signed and inscribed by)

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Published
2003
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fine, wraps (softcover) signed / inscrib ed by author
ISBN
9780929003542
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$60.00

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Toronto, Canada: Dance Collection Danse Press, 2003. PB. fine, wraps (softcover) signed / inscrib ed by author. B&W illustrations. ISBN 0929003543 157pp.
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AN IRON HAND UPON THE PEOPLE: THE LAW AGAINST THE POTLATCH ON THE NORTHWEST COAST

by Cole, Douglas and Chaikin, Ira

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Published
1990
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
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9780295970509
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Seattle, WA: Univ. of Washington Press, 1990. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0295970502 230pp.
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KWAKIUTL GRAMMAR WITH A GLOSSARY OF THE SUFFIXES - TRANSACTIONS AMERICAN PHILOSOPHICAL SOCIETY: NEW SERIES VOLUME 37, PART 3

by Boas, Franz (edited by Helene Boas Yampolsky) (with the collaboration of Zellig S. Harris)

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Published
1947
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good, wraps (softcover)
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Philadelphia, PA: American Philosophical Soc, 1947. PB. good, wraps (softcover). p203-p377.
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DRAWING SHADOWS TO STONE: THE PHOTOGRAPHY OF THE JESUP NORTH PACIFIC EXPEDITION, 1897-1902

by Kendall, Laurel; Mathe, Barbara; Miller, Thomas Ross; Freed, Stanley A.; Freed, Ruth S.; and, Williamson, Laila

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Published
1997
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fine, wraps (softcover)
ISBN
0295976470112
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$7.00

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New York: American Museum Natural Hist, 1997. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0295976470 112pp.
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COLLECTING NATIVE AMERICA 1870-1960

by Krech, Shepard and Hail, Barbara A. (edited by)

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Published
1999
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fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover)
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9781560988151
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Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Pr, 1999. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 1560988150 The contributors to this volume examine the motivations, intentions, and action of eleven collectors who devoted substantial parts of their lives and fortunes acquiring American Indian objects and founding museums. 298pp.
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THE MACKENZIE COLLECTION: A STUDY OF WEST AFRICAN CARVED GAMBLING CHIPS

by Siegel, Morris

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Published
1940
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Menasha, WI: Amer. Anthropological Assn, 1940. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Supplement to AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST, Volume 42, No. 4, Part 2 - Number 55, 1940. 81pp.
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ETHNOLOGY OF THE KWAKIUTH - THIRTY-FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY 1913-1914 - PART 1 (This part only

by Boas, Franz

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Published
1921
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good, olive green cloth (hardcover)
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1921. HC. good, olive green cloth (hardcover). 794pp, index.
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JOURNAL OF MAYAN LINGUISTICS: VOLUME 1, NUMBER 1, SPRING 1978

by England, Nora C. (Managing Editor); Mondloch, James L.; Dayley, Jon P.; Durbin, Marshall; and, Ojeda, Fernando

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Published
1978
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Iowa City, IA: University of Iowa, 1978. PB. good, wraps (softcover). Staple bound offset sheets. 60pp.
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ETHNOLOGY OF THE KWAKIUTH - THIRTY-FIFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY 1913-1914 - Two Volume Set Complete

by Boas, Franz

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Published
1921
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good+, olive green cloth (hardcover)
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Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1921. HC. good+, olive green cloth (hardcover). The Report of the Ethnologist-in-Charge is on pages 9 to 40. This is followed by the paper, ETHNOLOGY OF THE KWAKIUTH, by the "father of American Anthropolgy" Franz Boas. This two-volume set comes from the collection of a great-grandson of Franz Boas, Ray Boas. 2 vols,… Read more
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AMONG THE PEOPLE: NATIVE YUGOSLAV ETHNOGRAPHY, SELECTED WRITING OF MILENKO S. FILIPOVIC

by Hammel, E. A.; Ehrich, Robert; Fabijanic-Filipovic, Radmila; Halpern, Joel M.; and Lord, Albert B. (edited by)

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Published
1982
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very good, pictorial boards (hardcover)
ISBN
9780930042479
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Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan, 1982. HC. very good, pictorial boards (hardcover). B&W illustrations. ISBN 0930042476 This volume introduces the reader to the variety of substantive ethnographic data found in Filipovic's work. 297pp.
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THE MAN OF THE NORTH, AND THE MAN OF THE SOUTH; OR THE INFLUENCE OF CLIMATE

by de Bonstetten, Ch-Victor (translated from the French of)

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Published
1864
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good, black cloth (lacking 3/4" top of spine) (hardcover)
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New York: F. W. Christern, 1864. HC. good, black cloth (lacking 3/4" top of spine) (hardcover). 200pp.
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THE DIALOGIC SPECIES: A LINGUISTIC CONTRIBUTION TO THE SOCIAL SCIENCES, SECOND EDITION

by Hagege, Claude (translated by Sharon L. Shelly)

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Published
1990
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very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover)
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9780231067607
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New York: Columbia University Press, 1990. HC. very good+ w/very good+ dustjacket (hardcover). B&W figures. ISBN 0231067607 Shows how human beings' place in nature can be characterized by studying language as a uniquely human faculty, and languages as concrete, historically defined manifestations of this faculty. 288pp.
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ECONOMICS OF THE MOUNT HAGEN TRIBES, NEW GUINEA

by Gitlow, Abraham L.

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Published
1947
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good, light blue cloth (hardcover) light bump bottom corners
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New York: J. J. Augustin Publisher, 1947. HC. good, light blue cloth (hardcover) light bump bottom corners. B&W illustrations. Monographs of the American Ethnological Society XII. 110pp.
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NEW INTERPRETATIONS OF ABORIGINAL AMERICAN CULTURE HISTORY

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Published
1971
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very good, light blue cloth (hardcover) red underlining 11 pages
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Washington, DC: Anthropological Soc. of Wash, 1971. HC. very good, light blue cloth (hardcover) red underlining 11 pages. First published in 1955. 135pp.
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THE PILTDOWN FORGERY

by Weiner, J. S.

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Published
1955
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good, maroon cloth (small nick rear board) (hardcover)
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London: Oxford University Press, 1955. HC. good, maroon cloth (small nick rear board) (hardcover). B&W ill.. 214pp.
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