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African Ceremonies by Beckwith, Carol and Angela Fisher

Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York, 1999; First Edition; quarto; two volumes; black cloth; gilt titles; woven cloth marker ribbons of African design. Carol Beckwith and Angela Fisher’s extraordinary photographic study chronicling native ceremonies from a…

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NEW ~ Instituto de investigaciones Historicas. Serie de Cultura Nahuatl, Monografias 23. Twenty-one essays by Nahuatl scholars on glyphs and other pictographs in documents, including the Mapa de Cuauhtincha, Codice Xolotl, Codice Azoyu 1, Lieno de Tlaxcal…

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The Abysmal Brute by London, Jack

Toronto: Bell and Cockburn, 1913 Book. Illus. by Gordon Grant Frontispiece. Good Plus. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original olive green cloth decorated in black and lettered in yellow on boards. Fr…

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Man and Society in Calamity: The Effects of War, Revolution, Famine, Pestilence upon Human Mind, Behavior, Social Organization and Cultural Life by Sorokin, Pitirim A.; Zimmerman, Carle C.; Galpin, Charles J. (Eds.)

NY: Dutton, 1942. First edition. Hard cover in original cloth. Published NY: Dutton, 1942, first printing. 8vo., 352pp. Blind embossed terracotta cloth with silver spine titles. Crisp, near fine copy, unworn, unmarked. . 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8v…

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Rotuman grammar and dictionary, comprising Rotuman phonetics and grammar and a Rotuman-English dictionary by Churchward,C. Maxwell

Sydney: Printed by the Australasian Medical Publishing Company limited for the Methodist Church of Australasia, Department of Overseas Missions, 1940. Hardcover. Very slight bumps. Very rare first edition..Shipment of second, third, etc. items at very lo…

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A Most Compleat Compendium of Geography, General and Special; Describing all the Empires, Kingdoms, and Dominions, in The Whole World. Shewing Their Bounds, Situation, Dimensions, Ancient and Modern Names, History, Government, Religions, Languages.. by Echard, Laurence

London: Printed for J. Salisbury, 1697. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo [3.25" x 6"]. ...Commodities, Divisions, Subdivisions, Cities, Rivers, Mountains, Lakes, with their Archbishopricks, Bishopricks and Universities. In a more Plain and Easie Met…

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The Urban World by Palen, J. John

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1975. Hardcover. Very Good +. 8vo, 6 x 9, xii + 480 pages. No dust jacket. Nominal edgewear (see image); else as issued with bright, clean interior …

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The Native Races of the Indian Archipelago. Papuans by Earl, George Windsor

London: Hippolyte Bailliere, 1853. First Edition. Hardcover. Part of The Ethnographical Library. 6pp of advertisements, xiv, [4], 239pp. Modern brown half calf over marbled boards, spine lettered and decorated in gold. Four color plates, two folding maps…

From Parigi Books, ABAA/ILAB


Life in Southern Nigeria; The Magic, Beliefs and Customs of the Ibibio Tribe (Publisher series: Cass Library of African Studies. General Studies.) by Talbot, P. Amaury

London: Frank Cass 1967. (Hardcover) 356pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Notes, photographs, index, folding map. The top of the spine is lightly bumped and there are a few notes in ink in the text. Book about Ibibio Tribe. Publisher series: C…

From Burton Lysecki Books, ABAC/ILAB


Guerre et commerce chez les Indiens de l'Amérique du Sud by Lévi-Strauss, Claude

New York: Ecole libre des Hautes Etudes, 1943. Livre. Bon. plaquette agrafée. Edition originale. In-8. New York, Ecole libre des Hautes Etudes, 1943. 25 x 17,5 cm, in-8, pp. 122 à 139, plaquette agrafée sous couverture imprimée…

From Des livres autour (Julien Mannoni)


Mixed Blessings: Gender and Religious Fundamentalism Cross Culturally by Brink, Judy;Mencher, Joan

NY: Routledge, 1997. SIGNED First edition, first printing. Hard cover. Published NY: Routledge, 1996. 8vo., vi+275 pages. Inscribed by author Joan Mencher on fly leaf. A near fine copy.. Signed by Author. 1st. Hard. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo.. …

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Vom Roroima zum Orinoco: Ergebnisse einer Reise in Nordbrasilien und Venezuela in den Jahren 1911-1913. Vierter Band: Sprachen. by Koch-Grünberg,Theodor;Baessler-Institut

Stuttgart: Strecker und Schröder, 1928. Used, very good shape. Contains one map.Shipment of second, third, etc. items at very low prices. Check our full inventory!…

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Turkish (Descriptive Grammars) by Kornfilt, Jaklin

Excellent hardcover.Shipment of second, third, etc. items at very low prices. Check our full inventory at!…

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A Grammar of Madurese by Davies, William D

Hardcover, as new.Shipment of second, third, etc. items at very low prices. Check our full inventory at!…

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A Grammar of Tukang Besi (Mouton Grammar Library) by Donohue, Mark

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