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That Complex Whole: Culture And The Evolution Of Human Behavior.
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That Complex Whole: Culture And The Evolution Of Human Behavior.

By Lee Cronk.

Boulder, CO Westview Press, 1999. Paperback First Edition Thus (1999), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. First Edition Thus (1999), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence. Fine in Wraps: flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of creases to the panels. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome like-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing no flaws. Bright and Clean. Corners sharp. Virtually 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.4 inches). xv, 160 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.7 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$6.47

Japanese Culture: Its Development and Characteristics.

By Robert J. Smith and Richard K. Beardsley, (Editor).

Chicago, IL Aldine Publishing Company, 1962. Hardcover First Edition (1962); Second Printing, with corrections (1966). PENCIL MARGIN LINES AND UNDERLINING scattered throughout the text. Else, Good in Good DJ: Both book and DJ show significant wear. Book shows light wear to extremities; foxing to the top edge and fore-edge; some mottling along the front hinge; the binding shows slight lean; the binding remains secure. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A well-loved copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing moderate wear and several cosmetic flaws. The DJ shows considerable wear to the extremities; tiny tears and a bit of chip loss; rubbing; faint soiling; a price sticker at the lower corner of the front panel. Well-worn, but mostly intact. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 4to. (10.25 x 7.35 x 1 inches). x, 193 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 7.5 ounces. Number 34 in the Viking Fund Publications in Anthropology series, Volume 34. First Edition (1962); Second Printing, with corrections (1966). Hardback with DJ.

$7.64

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

Household and State in Upper Mesopotamia: Specialized Economy and the Social Uses of Goods in Early Complex Society.

By Patricia Wattenmaker .

Washington DC Smithsonian, 1998. Hardcover First Edition (1998), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to Smithsonian 's customary practice at the time of publication. First Edition (1998), not directly stated, but First Printing indicated by a complete numerical sequence, according to Smithsonian 's customary practice at the time of publication. Near Fine in Near Fine DJ: Both book and DJ show only minute indications of use. The Book shows a four-digit number printed in ink and circled at the top of the front free endpaper and a former owner's address label affixed next to it; else flawless; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of any creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of any underlining, hi-lighting or marginalia or marks in the text. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a couple of flaws. Bright and clean. Close to 'As New'. The DJ shows some scuff marks at the lower backstrip, where a price label or some such label has been removed; else flawless; unclipped. Overall, very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.25 x 0.9 inches). xvi, 248 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 2 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$24.50

The Evolution of Culture: The Development of Civilization to the Fall of Rome.

By Leslie A. White.

New York, NY McGraw-Hill , 1959. Paperback First Edition Thus (1959), Ninth Printing (1970). MARGINALIA, MOSTLY IN PENCIL and a couple of lines underlined. Else, Near Fine in Wraps: shows only the most minute indications of use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing. The binding is square and secure. Free of any creases to the covers. Free of creases to the backstrip. Free of creased or dog-eared pages in the text. Free of ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing the mildest wear, but with a major flaw - the marginalia. Flawed, but in overall appearance remains Very close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8 x 5.35 x 0.95 inches). x, 378 pages. Language: English. Weight: 15 ounces. First Edition Thus (1959), Ninth Printing (1970). Trade Paperback. One of the major works of twentieth-century anthropological theory, written by one of the discipline?s most important, complex, and controversial figures.

$16.27

Primitive Secret Societies: A Study in Early Politics and Religion.

By Hutton Webster Ph.D.

New York, NY Octagon Press, 1968. Hardcover Reprint Edition (1968). Previously Published in 1908 and 1932. EX-LIBRARY copy, showing the usual treatments. Else, Good+: Shows moderate use: light wear to the extremities; mild rubbing to the panels; some soiling and smudging to the outside edges of the text block. 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 solid copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing moderate wear and minor cosmetic flaws. NOT a Remainder or Book-Club. 8vo. (9.2 x 6.2 x 1.1 inches). xiii, 243 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 3.8 ounces. Reprint Edition (1968). Previously Published in 1908 and 1932. Hardback: No DJ 'as issued'.

$14.70

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

Peoples and Cultures of Native South America: An Anthropological Reader.

By Daniel R. Gross, [Editor].

Garden City, NY Doubleday: Natural History Library, 1974. Paperback First Edition Thus [1973], apparent later printing, as there is no explicit designation of first edition. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows a shadow where sticker has been removed at the middle of the front panel; the price itself has been removed at the upper front panel; very light wear to the extremities; some faint discoloration at rear panel; faint dampstain at lower corner of page block, but does not invade pages at all; mild rubbing to the wrapper covers; a couple of faint creases to the backstrip; three pages show faint creases at the upper corner; the binding is square and secure; the text is clean. Free of underlining, hi-lighting, notations, or marginalia. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing mild wear and minor, unobtrusive flaws. Close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (8.2 x 5.35 x 1.65 inches). viii, 566 pages. Introductions by the Editor. Language: English. Weight: 20.8 ounces. First Edition Thus [1973], apparent later printing, as there is no explicit designation of first edition. Trade Paperback.

$4.12

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

The Nervous System.

By Michael Taussig .

New York, NY Routledge, 1992. Paperback First Edition Thus (1992); unstated. Very Good+ in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: just a hint of wear to the extremities; the mildest rubbing to the wrapper covers; the binding leans slightly off square, but remains perfectly secure; the text is clean. A former owner's name or perhaps a short note has been whited out at the lower corner of the title page. A former bookseller's rubber-stamped name and address at the lower corner of the inside of the front cover. 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 several very minor flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9 x 6 x 0.5 inches). 207 pages. Language: English. Weight: 11.4 ounces. First Edition Thus (1992); unstated. Academic Press Paperback.

$34.30

No Ordinary Judgment: Mabo, the Murray Islanders' Land Case.

By Nonie Sharp.

Canberra, ACT, Australia Aboriginal Studies Press, 1996. Paperback First Edition Thus (1996), so stated. First Edition Thus (1996), so stated. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: slight spine lean; some wear and mild bumping to the upper corner of the front panel; a touch o riffling to the upper corner of the front endpapers; faint shelf-soiling to the bottom edge of the text block; a small indentation near the outside edge of the front panel; else flawless; the binding remains secure; the text is clean. Free of any ownership names, dates, addresses, notations, inscriptions, stamps, plates, or labels. A handsome, nearly-new copy, structurally sound and tightly bound, showing a little wear to one area and some other minor flaws. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.5 x 6.75 x 0.75 inches). xxv, 290 pages. Sparsely illustrated with maps, vintage photographs and documents in black & white. Endpaper Maps. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 12.6 ounces. Academic Press Paperback.

$24.50

Digging through Darkness: Chronicles of an Archaeologist.
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Digging through Darkness: Chronicles of an Archaeologist.

By Carmel Schrire .

Charlottesville, VA University of Virginia Press, 1995. Hardcover First Edition (1995), so stated. First Edition (1995), so stated. Fine in Near Fine DJ: The Book is 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, like-new copy, structurally sound and tighly bound, showing no flaws. Virtually 'As New'. The DJ shows only the mildest rubbing and a bit of very faint wrinkling at the top edge of the front panel; a faint crease also at the inside front flap; unclipped. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. (9.25 x 6.25 x 1.1 inches). x, 276 pages. Language: English. Weight: 1 pound, 8.9 ounces. Hardback with DJ.

$9.41

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

The Tribes of Kenya: A Brief Guide to the Various African Peoples of Kenya.

By Alastair Matheson (With Assistance from Dr. G. M. Wilson) .

Nairobi, Kenya Kenya Information Services, Ministry of Tourism, Forests & Wild Life, 1963. Paperback Second Edition (1963), unstated. Very Good+ to Near Fine in Wraps: shows indications of very careful use: the mildest rubbing and barely discernible soiling to wrapper covers; the faintest wrinkles to the rear panel near the staples; the binding is perfectly 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, showing several very minor flaws. Remains close to 'As New'. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. Oblong 64mo. (4.8 x 7.45 x 0.1 inches). 48 pages. Tri-tone Maps inside both the front and rear covers, showing the locations of the tribal areas. A brief guide to the various African Peoples of Kenya, including the Bantu, the Kikuyu, the Nilotes, and others. Illustrated throughout with vintage duotone photographs of the tribesmen. Front cover color photograph of dancers from the Endo tribe taken by Edwin Mullis.Language: English. Weight: 2.5 ounces. First Edition (1963), unstated. Paperback: Staple-bound Wraps.

$14.11

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

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