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Notes Upon the Ethnography of Southern Mexico by Starr, Frederick (1858-1933)

2 parts: 98 pages with fold out table, map, music scores and plates; 109 pages with map, diagrams, music scores, tables (some folding), plates and appendixes. Royal octavo (9 ½ “ x 6 ½ “ rebound in red cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Original wr…

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NEW ~ Cayapa language in Ecuador. First edition in two volumes: 254 pp.; 302 pp. Near Fine. Alla stamp on front endpaper. No ISBN. En espanol. 3.5 lbs. Weight may result in an increase in shipping charges.…

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Banyarwanda et Barundi, Tome I Ethnographie by Bourgeois, R

Bruxelles, Belgium: Academie Royale Des Sciences Morales et Politiques, 1957. SCARCE. pp. 792 + fod-out map and a section of black and white photographs at rear. Near Fine, prior owner name at top edge front wrapper, sticker shadow and slight wear at spi…

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The Ainu Ecosystem: Environment and Group Structure by Watanabe, Hitoshi

U. Tokyo Press; 1972. Revised edition. UTP 3045676825149. Hardcover; 170 pg. Dust jacket surface rubbed; edges lightly chipped, 1 small tear in top edge. Brown cloth cover; bottom of spine & corners lightly bumped. Owner's name on front free-endpaper.…

From Roberta Fountain


Observations on the epidemical diseases in Minorca. From the Year 1744, to 1749. To which is prefixed, a Short Account of the Climate, Productions, Inhabitants, and Endemial Distempers, of the Island. by Cleghorn, George

Fourth edition. Printed for T. Cadell and G. Robinson. London. 1779. Octavo. Lacking half-title, xxiv, 311pp. Full calf, spine renewed, original boards showing small areas of surface wear. Spine in six compartments with raised bands, gilt lettering, blind…

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The Eagle, the Jaguar, and the Serpent by Covarrubias, Miguel

New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good +/very good. 4to. xviii, 314, xii, [2] pp. Bound in quarter black cloth over natural cloth, stamped in gilt and red on cover and spine, in illustrated dust jacket. Illustrated with ful…

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Rambles and studies in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Dalmatia with an account of the Proceedings of the Congress of Archaeologists and Anthropologists held at Sarajevo, August 1894. by Munro, Robert

Second edition revised and greatly enlarged. William Blackwood and Sons. London. 1900. Octavo. xxv, 452pp. Photo frontis., 40 plates, 4 sketch maps, illus. Original green cloth, gilt lettering to spine and blind lettering to cover. Top edge green. Exte…

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Ensayo sobre la interpretación de la escritura hierática de la América Central by Rosny, Leon Louis Lucien Prunol de (1837-1914)

[8]+xxi+113+[5] pages with figures, drawings (some in color) and xx leaves of plates of which number XX folds out. Elephant folio (18" x 12") bound in quarter red leather with six raised band compartments lettered and decorated in gilt over marbled boards…

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The Pagans of North Borneo. by Rutter, Owen (Seligman, C. G. intro.)

Hutchinson. London. 1929. First edition. Large 8vo. 288pp. Photo frontis., 63 further plates, text illus., folding map. Original red cloth, sunned to spine, corners bumped. Some minor spotting/foxing. "With the Publisher’s Compliments" lightly stampe…

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Entretenimientos de un prisionero en las provincias del Rio de la Plata by Moxo y de Lopez, Luis Maria De (1776-1843)

Two volumes: [8]+viii+334 pages with engraved dedication in script, engraved supplemental pictorial title page and two plates; [6]+391+16 pages with engraved supplemental pictorial title page, appendix and one engraved plate. Octavo (8" x 6") bound in bro…

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Le Temple D'Angkor Vat (Memoires Archeologiques / Publies Par L'Ecole Francaise D'Ex) by Louis Finot

Bangkok: SDI Publications, 1995. 3 Vols. Beautifully published reprint edition limited to 999 copies. Originally published: Paris : Les Éditions G. Van Oest, 1929-1932. Folio. in slipcase. French text. prof. illus. vol. 1. L'architecture du monument / i…

From Glocal Matters


On the Antiquity of Intellectual Man, From A Practical and Astronomical Point of View by Smyth, C. Piazzi

Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1868. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/no dust jacket . Edinburgh: Edmonston and Douglas, 1868. First Edition, First Printing. Very Good+/no dust jacket . First Edition, complete with errata sli…

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Orang-Outang, sive Homo Sylvestris : or, the Anatomy of a Pygmie Compared with that of a Monkey, an Ape, and a Man [to which is added] - A Philological Essay Concerning Pygmies, the Cynocephali, the Satyrs, and the Sphinges of the Ancients. Wherein it will appear that they are all either APES or MONKEYS, and not MEN, as formerly pretended. by TYSON, Edward. M.D

Thomas Bennet, Daniel Brown, Mr. Hunt, 1699. 1st Edition. Full Leather Fine Binding (Hardcover). VG+. First Edition. Recently rebound, full leather binding with 5 raised bands to the spine, two compartments with gilt titled leather labels and date in g…

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Origen y Modo de Contar de los Indios by Chimalpopoca, Faustino (Vargas Rea Editor)

Biblioteca Aportacion Historica, Mexico City, 1947; First Edition; #69 of 100 numbered copies; 8vo, 33 pages. Historic document from the manuscript section of the National Museum of Mexico describing the Nahua system of counting and the etymological roo…

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Middle Americn Research Records, Volume II, Numbers 1-8 by Wauchope, Robert (1909–1979) [editor]

174 pages with map, tables (one fold out), figures and charts. Quarto (10 1/2" x 8") issued in green wrappers. From the library of professor George M Foster. Middle American Research Institute Publication 18. First edition.Contents: Notes and Comments on …

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