Anthropology from William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA

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image of Travels in Koordistan (Kurdistan), Mesopotamia, &c. Including an Account of Parts of those Countries hitherto Unvisited by Europeans. with Sketches of the Character and Manners of the Koordish (Kurdish) and Arab Tribes.

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Half green morocco over marbled boards with gilt rule; 5 raised bands and gilt particulars to spine. Top edge gilt. Chip to head of spine (see image). Foxing to frontispieces; otherwise free of foxing throughout. Vol. 1: viii, 382 pp.; Vol. 2: ix, 477 pp. 5 3/4 x 9 inches.
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image of Scelta di Lettere Edificanti Scritte dalle missioni straniere preceduta da quadri geografici. Storici, politici, religiosi e letterari de' paesi di missione. Accresciuta di un ragguaglio storico sulle Missioni straniere di nuove lettere edificanti ed altri scelti pezzi. Tomo Quinto (Volume 5): Guiana (Seguito), Peru, Chili, Paraguai

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Quarter brown morocco over marbled boards; 4 raised bands with gilt particulars to spine. 16 hand colored hors texte plates throughout with tissue guards present, as well as folding maps. General wear to exterior (see image); light foxing throughout. 892 pp. 6 x 8 1/2 inches.
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image of Scelta di Lettere Edificanti Scritte dalle Missioni Straniere Preceduta da  Quadri geografici, storici, politici, religiosi e letterari de' Paesi di  Missione.  Accresciuta di un ragguaglio storico sulle Missioni straniere  di nuove lettere edificanti ed altri scelti pezzi. Volume 4: Egypt,  Aethopia and  America.

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Quarter Morocco. Hand-colored folding maps of North & South America, 5 beautifully colored plates of Egypt, Egyptians and Ethiopians; 9 hand colored plates of indigenous Americans & Niagra Falls. ; Vol. 4; Hand-colored lithographs. 914; [8] pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Art Journal 1912- 1914 Drawing New Britain Normal School

Art Journal 1912- 1914 Drawing New Britain Normal School

by Lila M. Miller

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Only
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$200.00

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Detailed art instruction book in manuscript with illustrated examples of each topic. Marbled boards.
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image of Grundriss der Naturgeschichte der Menschenspecies [Menschen Species]

Grundriss der Naturgeschichte der Menschenspecies [Menschen Species]

by Christian Friedrich Ludwig

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Published
1796
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$1,100.00

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xii, 314 pp., 5 folding plates. Paper covered boards with gentle wear all around. No previous owners' names or other markings.
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image of Die Levante im Zeitalter der Wanderungen, vom 13. bis zum 11. jahrhundert v chr, mit 85 abbildungen un 29 tafeln

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Dark green cloth boards with gilt decoration to front board and gilt particulars to spine; dust jacket protected in mylar. German text. Black and white illustrations and photographs throughout, as well as fold-out illustrations and maps. Without previous owners' names or other markings. 330 pp. 6 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches.
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image of Among the Indians of Guiana. Being sketches chiefly anthropologic from the  interior of British Guiana. With 53 illustrations and a map.

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Maroon cloth with decorative foliage printed in black and title in gilt to front cover. Black decoration and gilt particulars to sunned spine. Bookplate of Philip Henry Nind to front pastedown. Black painted endpapers. Some foxing throughout, particularly to first and last several pages. Folding map of "Reduction of the Map of British Guiana" with… Read more
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See/a of Process

by Alexander Steinmetz

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Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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Number 222 of an unspecified limited first edition. Full blue cloth; gilt particulars to spine. Pictorial endpapers. Multicolor paper stock and text. Jacket design by Kathy Hittel. Dust jacket slightly foxed and tear to tail of spine (see images). Unpaginated. 5.75 x 8.25 in
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image of Changemens survenus dans les moeurs des habitans de Limoges depuis une cinquantaine d'annees.

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Half brown morocco over unusually marbled boards. Hinges stressed & worn but gutters tight; wear to heel of spine. Bookplate of proverb collector Colonel de Guinzbourg to front pastedown.
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$110.00
image of Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

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Two-volume set of the Memorial Edition edited by Isabel Burton. Black cloth with gilt decor front and rear. Red-tinted top edge. Color and b/w plates. Modest wear to head of spine (see image). Otherwise nice clean copies with firm hinges and gutters; no previous owner's names or other markings.
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$400.00
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Berlin: Herman Barsdorf. Very Good. 1922. 3rd. Brown paper boards with partial title printed to front cover. Pebbled cloth spine covering with author and partial title printed to head of spine. top edge painted red. "Made in Germany" stamped to bottom of title page, not affecting text. A clean copy without previous owners' names. ; … Read more
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image of Village, Town, and Jungle Life in India. With Illustrations.

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Edinburgh & London: William Blackwood and Sons. Very Good. 1905. Maroon cloth with pictorial printed in black to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine. Maroon painted endpapers. With frontispiece and tissue guard. Occasional foxing, mostly marginal. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; Large 8vo 9" - 10" … Read more
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image of Beitrage zur Indischen Erotik; das liebesleben des Sanskritvolkes nach den  quellen dargestellt.

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Black cloth with gilt particulars to spine. The personal copy of Professor Royal W. Weiler, who taught Sanskrit at Columbia and the University of Pennsylvania, and whose name is neatly inscribed to the front free fly paper. Occasional scholia to margins throughout. Otherwise, a nice clean copy without further markings. ; Large 8vo 9"… Read more
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image of Among the Indians of Guiana. Being sketches chiefly anthropologic from the  interior of British Guiana. With 53 illustrations and a map.

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Maroon cloth with decorative foliage printed in black and title in gilt to front cover. Black decoration and gilt particulars to sunned spine. Losses to front and rear hinges. Bookplate of Philip Henry Nind to front pastedown. Gutters cracked with some losses. Black painted endpapers. Some foxing throughout, particularly to first and last several pages. Folding… Read more
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image of Lexicon Linguae Aethiopicae cum Indice Latino Together with Werner  Munzinger's Vocabulaire de la Langue Tigre.

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Cloth a little faded at spine, but a nice clean tight copy. ; Folio ; 31,1522, 64 pages; Additional images and further information provided upon request. ; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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image of Bibliotheque Orientale, ou dictionnaire universel contenant tout ce qui  fait connoitre les peuples de l'Orient.

Bibliotheque Orientale, ou dictionnaire universel contenant tout ce qui fait connoitre les peuples de l'Orient.

by C. Visdelou [Claude de Visdelou] and A. Galand [Antoine Galland]

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Published
1779
Condition
Very Good
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$1,800.00

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La Haye: J. Neaulme, Nicolas van Daalen. Very Good. 1779. Quarter polished calf over marbled paper. General edgewear to covers. Raised bands and decorative gilt motif to spine; red calf label with gilt short title to spine. Hinges beginning near head of spine. Bookplates of noted proverb collector Colonel de Guinzbourg and the library of the … Read more
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image of North West Amazons; Notes of some months spent among cannibal tribes

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Bound in original blue cloth; particulars in gilt to spine. Slight wear to head of spine and corners. Oxygen burns to fly sheets. Contains 54 plates and 5 maps, 3 of which fold out. A nice, clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings; 8" - 9" tall; xvii; 317 pages; All shipments through USPS… Read more
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Les Garçons seront toujours les Garçons!

by Georges St. Martin & Rodald C. Nelson

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Published
1966
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First
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$365.00

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Light fading to spine; light foxing to paste-downs, otherwise a clean copy without names, book plates or other detractions. A celebration of boyhood in 240 oversize pages of photographs, most of which are multiples. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall; 256 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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image of Truncheons Their Romance and Reality. Special and chief constables,'  staves, tipstaves and truncheons. Earliest railway truncheons,

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Lettering faded to spine otherwise an exceptional copy without names, book plates or other detractions in the original jacket.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 242 pages; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail.
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$185.00