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Cumbe Reborn: An Andean Ethnography of History.
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Cumbe Reborn: An Andean Ethnography of History.

By Joanne Rappaport.

Chicago, IL University of Chicago Press, 1994. Paperback First Edition Thus (1994), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1994), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence.Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint a crease to the lower corner of the front panel, which slighly affects the first three fore-pages; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a minor, unobtrusive flaw only. Bright and clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.55 inches). xvi, 245 pages. Illustrated with an eight-page sect;ion of duotone photographs, genealogical tables, drawings, tables, maps. etc. Language: English. Weight: 13 ounces. University Press Paperback.

$24.50

Passing the Time in Ballymenone: Culture and History of an Ulster Community.

By Henry H. Glassie.

Bloomington, IN Indiana University Press;, 1995. Paperback Reprint Edition (1995); First Printing thus, so stated and further indicated by a complete numerical sequence. . Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a small, very faint coffee-like stain at the upper fore-edge; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the covers. Free of any creases to the backstrip. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. NOT a Remainder, but a local bookseller has placed a tiny dot at the bottom edge of the text block to distinguish 'new' from 'used' books, so it might as well be. A very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a single unobtrusive flaw. Bright and clean. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.2 x 6.2 x 1.55 inches). xx, 852 pages. Illustrated with numerous duotone photographs, drawings, maps, diagrams,etc. by the author. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 5.8 ounces. Reprint Edition (1995); First Printing thus, so stated and further indicated by a complete numerical sequence. University Press Paperback.

$21.76

Cultural Transformations and Ethnicity in Modern Ecuadcor.

By Norman E. Whitten, (Editor).

Urbana, IL University of Illinois Press, 1981. Hardcover First Edition [1981], unstated. Very Good: shows moderate wear to the extremities; mild scuffing to the rear panel; former owner's rubber stamp at the front free endpaper; faint soiling to the outside edges. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive cosmetic flaws. Remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo.(9.25 x 6.25 x 2 inches). xvii, 811 pages. Language: English. Weight: 2 pounds, 11.7 ounces. First Edition [1981], unstated. Hardback: Lacks DJ. While this is not an exceptionally large book, it is quite heavy. Due to its weight, it will require a higher shipping charge for priority domestic and international orders than for most books. Customers requesting priority shipment and international customers should expect shipping charges which will reflect the actual shipping charges to ship this book to your destination. We will be fair with you; we will charge actual cost plus the usual few cents to cover packaging costs.

$11.96

The Death Rituals of Rural Greece.
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The Death Rituals of Rural Greece.

By Loring M. Danforth .

Princeton, NJ Princeton University Press, 1982. Paperback First Edition Thus (1982), Sixth Printing. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of creases to the covers. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (9.2 x 7.5 x 0.65 inches). ix, 169 page text; 31 full-page black & white illustrations with facing-page commentaries. Photography by Alexander Tsiaras. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound. First Edition Thus (1982), Sixth Printing. University Press Paperback.

$19.60

An Anatomy of Kinship: Mathematical Models for Structures of Cumulated Roles.

By Harrison C. White.

Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice-Hall, 1963. Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good DJ: Book shows indications of very careful use: just a touch of shelving wear to the lower extremities; and mild wear to the corner tips; some pencil graphite smudges at the upper fore-edge; the binding leans slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of unobtrusive flaws. Bright and Clean. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to extremities; moderate rubbing to the panels; unclipped. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.3 x 0.65 inches). 180 pages. Language: English. Weight: 18 ounces. Prentice-Hall Series in Mathematical Analysis of Social Behavior. Hardback with DJ.

$44.10

Gente del Litoral: Leyendas, Supersticiones y Costumbres de Campos, Pueblos,y Ciudades de la Región.

By Mateo Booz (aka Miguel Angel Correa).

Buenos Aires, Argentina Libreria Huemul, 1972. Paperback Third Edition (1972); first published by this publisherd in 1970 (this may actually be the third printing of the first edition, but that is not how the publisher has expressed the situation. Sparse, very faint PENCIL NOTATIONS to page 19. Else, Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: a crease across the rear panel, which shows much soiling to the white background field; very light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing and scuffing to the panels; a couple of former bookseller's stamps affixed to the endpapers (free of any other ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels); the pages have tanned somewhat, due to aging; the binding is square and secure. A lightly used copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing moderate wear, some soiling, and several minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (6.9 x 4.8 x 0.9 inches). 197 pages. Language: Spanish. Weight: 5.3 ounces. Third Edition (1972); first published by this publisher in 1970 (this may actually be the third printing of the first edition, but that is not how the publisher has expressed the situation). Paperback.

$34.30

Mal Occhio [Evil Eye]: The Underside of Vision.

By Lawrence Di Stasi .

San Francisco, CA North Point Press, 1981. Hardcover First Edition (1981), unstated in accordance with North Point's customary, but not exclusive, practice. INSCRIBED, SIGNED AND DATED (JUNE '81) BY AUTHOR on the half-title page. First Edition (1981), unstated in accordance with North Point's customary, but not exclusive, practice. Very Near Fine in Very Good DJ: The book shows only minute indications of use: a small, very faint smudge at the brown-toned front free endpaper; else flawless; the is binding square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, very nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing a single minor flaw. Very close to 'As New'. The DJ shows light wear to extremities, with a tiny nick at the top edge of the front panel and a tiny chip at the bottom edge of the rear panel; mild rubbing; faint toning, mostly to the backstrip; just a hint of overall soiling to the open-weave DJ paper; the price has been clipped. No longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.2 x 6.25 x 0.75 inches). 159 pages. Liberally illustrated with duotone photographs. Brown cloth over boards with gilt designs at the front panel and gilt titles at the backstrip. Language: English. Weight: 15.5 ounces. A Yolla Bolly Press Book. Hardback with DJ. INSCRIBED, SIGNED AND DATED (JUNE '81) BY AUTHOR.

$31.36

Gods and Vampires: Return to Chipaya.

By Nathan Wachtel .

Chicago, IL University of Chicago Press, 1994. Paperback First Edition Thus (1994); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1994); First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, like-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.5 x 5.5 x 0.5 inches). ix, 153 pages. Translated by Carol Volk. Language: English. Weight: 8.3 ounces. University Press Paperback.

$24.50

The People of the Sierra.
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The People of the Sierra.

By Julian Alfred Pitt-Rivers.

Chicago, IL The University of Chicago Press: Phoenix Books, 1972. Paperback Second Edition (1971), Revised & Enlarged; Seventh printing thus. First published in 1954. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creases. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing only very light wear. No longer quite pristine, but remains very close to 'As New. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.25 x 0.6 inches). xxviii, 232 pages. Language: English. Weight: 9.5 ounces. Second Edition (1971), Revised & Enlarged; Seventh printing thus. First published in 1954. University Press Paperback.

$19.60

Jurema's Children in the Forest of Spirits: Healing and Ritual Among Two Brazilian Indigenous Groups.
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Jurema's Children in the Forest of Spirits: Healing and Ritual Among Two Brazilian Indigenous Groups.

By Clarice Novaes da Mota .

London, UK Intermediate Technology Publications, 1997. Paperback First Edition Thus (1997); unstated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a crease near the lower corner of the front panel; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing a single flaw. Remains very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.25 x 0.4 inches). 133 pages. Maps, Appendices, Glossary, Notes, Bibliography. Language: English. Weight: 8.9 ounces. Indigenous Knowledge and Development Series. First Edition Thus (1997); unstated. Academic Press Paperback.

$13.03

The Gurungs: Thunder of Himal (A Cross-Cultural Study of a Nepalese Ethnic Group).

By Murari Prasad Regmi.

Jaipur & New Delhi, India Nirala Publications, 1990. Hardcover First Edition (1990), so stated. First Edition (1990), so stated. Near Fine in Very Good+ DJ: The Book shows only minute indications of use; just a hint of shelving wear; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, showing just a touch of wear. The DJ shows light wear to extremities; mild rubbing; unclipped; mylar-protected. Over all, no longer 'As New', but remains close to it. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.8 inches). xvi, 221 pages. Illustrated with photographs in black & white. Language: English. Weight: 17.5 ounces. Nirala Series 9. Hardback with DJ.

$24.50

Apples and Ashes: Culture, Metaphor, and Morality in the American Dream.

By Ann-Janine Morey-Gaines .

Chico, CA Scholars Press, 1982. Hardcover First Edition [1982], unstated. Very Near Fine: shows only the most minute indications of use: just the barest hint of rubbing to the extremities; else flawless. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. No longer absolutely pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. 8vo. (8.75 x 5.75 x 0.7 inches). ix, 196 pages. Weight: 12.6 ounces. American Academy of Religion Academy Series 38. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$14.70

The Lost World of the Kalahari.

By Laurens Van Der Post.

New York, NY Penguin Books, 1962. Paperback First Edition Thus [1962], Fourteenth Printing [1978]. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging; some sticker residue at the bottom of the rear panel, where a sticker had been placed over the United Kingdom prices. The binding leans very slightly, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Shows mild wear, but remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.1 x 4.4 x 0.55 inches). 253 pages. Weight: 5.1 ounces. First Edition Thus [1962], Fourteenth Printing [1978]. Mass Market Paperback.

$4.70

The Cossacks / Death of Ivan Ilych / Happy Ever After.

By Leo Tolstoy.

Baltimore, MD Penguin Books, 1960. Paperback First Edition Thus [1960], Second Printing [1967]. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Former owner's name and date inscribed in ink at the upper corner of the inside of the front cover. Shows very mild wear, but remains a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 12mo. (7.1 x 4.4 x 0.75 inches). 334 pages. Translated and with an Introduction by Rosemary Edmonds. Weight: 8.5 ounces. First Edition Thus [1960], Second Printing [1967]. Mass Market Paperback.

$24.50

Love in the South Seas.

By Bengt Danielsson.

New York, NY Reynal & Company, 1956. Hardcover First Edition USA [1956], unstated. First Edition USA [1956], unstated. Very Good+ in Very Good+ DJ: Both book and DJ show indications of very light use. The Book shows just a touch of wear to the extremtiies; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. The DJ shows only minor wear to the outside edges; mild overall rubbing; the price has not been clipped; mylar-protected. Overall, remains a handsome, lightly used copy in a like DJ. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.55 x 5.9 x 1 inches). 240 pages. Illustrated with 16 pages of Black & White Photographs. Endpaper Maps. Translated from the Swedish by F.H. Lyon. Weight: 1 pound, 0.2 ounces. Published in Association with William Morrow. Hardback with DJ. Danielsson was the Anthropologist on the Kon Tiki Voyage.

$19.60

Warlpiri Women's Voices: Our Lives Our History (Warlpiri Karnta Karnta-kurlangu Yimi).

By Georgina Napangardi and Janet Nakamarra Long (Story Collectors).

Alice Springs, NT, Australia IAD Press, 1998. Paperback First Edition Thus [1995], Second Printing [1998]. First Edition Thus [1995], Second Printing [1998]. Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the some faint staining along the bottom edge of both panels (doesn't penetrate into the text pages); else flawless. The binding shows barely discernible lean, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.25 x 6.9 xz 0.25 inches). xv, 118 pages. Edited by Petronella Vaarzon-Morel. Profusely illustrated with black & white portrait photographs and photographs of the natural environment of the Australian outback, maps, and aboriginal designs. Weight: 11 ounces. Oral History Series. Trade Paperback. Publisher: IAD Press (September 1, 2006) Language: English ISBN-10: 0949659754 ISBN-13: Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.3 x 10 inches Shipping Weight: 8.5 ounces

$9.41

The American Way of Life.

By Ashley Montagu.

New York, NY G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1967. Hardcover First Edition [1967]; Third Printing. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: The Book shows indications of very light use: minimal shelving wear; the tinted top edge may be very lightly sun-blanched (we haven't a second copy for comparison); the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses. notations, marks, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. The DJ shows only mild rubbing; the price is intact, but has been partially scratched out and a small price written directly below it on the inside flap; mylar-protected. Overall, a handsome copy: clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder. NOT a Book-Club Edition. NOT an Ex-Library copy. 8vo. (8.6 x 6.1 x 1.5 inches). 352 pages. Weight: 1 pound, 6.8 ounces. First Edition [1967]; Third Printing. Hardback with DJ. Contains more than 60 essays regarding and reviewing the moral attitudes, habits, manners and peculiarities of Americans.

$5.88

Sex and Temperament: In Three Primitive Societies.
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Sex and Temperament: In Three Primitive Societies.

By Margaret Mead.

New York, NY HarperPerennial, 2001. Paperback First Edition Thus [2001]; First Printing indicated. A Harper imprint, Harper Quill, published this book in 1963. The first hardcover edition was published in 1935. First Edition Thus [2001]; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the upper corner of the rear panel; the pages have tanned slightly, due to aging. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Virtually 'As New'. REMAINDER, showing a mark at the bottom edge of the text pages. NOT a Book-Club or Ex-Library. 8vo. xl, 311 pages. New Introduction by Helen Fisher. "Words for a New Century" by Mary Catherine Bateson. A Harper imprint, Harper Quill, published this book in 1963. The first hardcover edition was published in 1935. Trade Paperback.

$8.23

Americans and Chinese: Passages to Differences.
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Americans and Chinese: Passages to Differences.

By Francis L.K. Hsu.

Honolulu, HI University Press of Hawaii, 1981. Paperback Third Edition [1981]. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to extremities; mildest rubbing; some very faint smudging to the outside edges. The binding is square and secure; the text is clean; the book is free of ownership marks. No longer absolutely pristine, but remains very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xxviii, 534 pages. Foreward by Henry Steele Commager. Third Edition [1981]. University Press Paperback.

$24.50

The Healing Land: A Kalahari Journey.
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The Healing Land: A Kalahari Journey.

By Rupert Isaacson .

London, UK Fourth Estate Ltd, 2002. Paperback First Edition Thus [2002]; First Printing indicated. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition Thus [2002]; First Printing indicated. Very Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of spine lean; the pages have tanned a bit, due to aging. The binding is perfectly secure; the text is clean. Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. xv, 272 pages. This is the first printing of the paperback reprint; the hardcover editon was published in 2001. Trade Paperback. ; First Edition edition (February 4, 2002) Language: English ISBN-10: 185702897X ISBN-13: INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR.

$14.70

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