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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 1 1961
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 1 1961

By Tindale, Norman (Editor)

Adelaide: South Australia Museum. 1961. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm].. Very Good condition. Slight age discolouration to spine & covers. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Contains articles on Aboriginal Hammer-stones of South Australia; Acarina fauna of leaf litter and moss in Australia; Central Australian mammals - and more. . 1st thus. Softcover.

$10.53

Vassouras A Brazilian Coffee County 1850-1890: The Roles of Planter and Slave in a Changing Plantation Society
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Vassouras A Brazilian Coffee County 1850-1890: The Roles of Planter and Slave in a Changing Plantation Society

By STEIN, Stanley J.

New York: Atheneum. 1974. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Sticky tape marks to inside of covers. Corners very lightly rubbed. [xv] 314pages. . 2nd Printing. Paperback.

$7.02

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VIII No 4 December 1947
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume VIII No 4 December 1947

By Hale, Herbert H. [Edited by]

Adelaide: South Australia Museum. 1947. Small Quarto Size. Near Fine condition. Black & white illustrations. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. Original contents in facsimile covers. 165 pages Contains articles on The Pigmy Sperm Whale (by Herbert Hale); Some Avian and Fish Nematodes (by T. Harvey Johnston & Patricia Mawson); Undescribed species of Crane-Flies (Charles Alexander); The Heavy Wooden Shield of Misima Papua (by H. Bartlett) and more. . Softcover.

$7.02

Traces of an Extinct Aboriginal Population on Kangaroo Island  (Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. IV. No 3. June 30, 1931)
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Traces of an Extinct Aboriginal Population on Kangaroo Island (Records Of The South Australian Museum Vol. IV. No 3. June 30, 1931)

By Tindale, Norman B. and Maegraith, Brian G.

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1931. Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Black & white illustrations/plates. 15 pages (of 133 pages) Contains articles on Beaked Whales from South Australia, the Goose-beaked Whale in New Ireland, the Pigmy Right Whale in South Australian Waters, the Australian Xanthid Crab, Pelecypoda from the “Flindersian” Region, South Australia, Staphylinidae in the South Australian Museum and Australian Coleoptera. Also includes " Traces of and Extinct Aboriginal Population on Kangaroo Island" by Tindale and Maegraith . 1st Edition. Softcover.

$12.64

Fishing Rites at Bel-Malai Portuguese Timor [contained in] Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 1 1965
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Fishing Rites at Bel-Malai Portuguese Timor [contained in] Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 1 1965

By KING, M .J. E.; Crowcroft, W. P.; Tindale, N. Gross, G.[Editors]

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1965. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with black and white plates and map. 10 pages [191 pages] Also Contains articles on Rock Engravings at Nackara Springs; Spider crabs; Drymini; Aboriginal rock poundings at Gallery Hill; Stone pestles from Papua; Stone implement making among the Nakako, Nhadadjara, and Pitjandjara of the Great Western Desert - and more. . 1st thus. Softcover.

$10.53

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4, 1968
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 15 No 4, 1968

By Various Authors; W. Grant Inglis (Editor)

Adelaide: South Australian Museum. 1968. Small Quarto Size. Very Good copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. . Contains articles on Stone implements from South Australia; Archaeological campsite at Hallett Cove; Rock engravings from Western Central Australia; Cave paintings from Northern Territory; Frog Fauna; Stone artefacts from prehistoric Western Papua - and more. . 1st Edition. Softcover.

$10.53

Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 2 1962
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Records of the South Australian Museum Volume 14 No 2 1962

By Tindale, Norman (Editor)

Adelaide: South Australia Museum. 1962. Small Quarto Size. Very Good condition. Original contents bound in facsimile covers. Some age discolouration to spine.Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings/Diagrams. Fold-out map. Unlike the modern reproductions, the plates and diagrams/drawings are distinct and any fold-outs are present and intact. 214 pages Articles on Australian Aborigines and Natural history. Articles on Australian Aborigines: "Rock Engravings at Koonawara, Western New South Wales" and ''Sacred Objects of the Pitjandjara Tribe, Western Central Australia'' by Charles Mountford, ''Geographical Knowledge of the Kaladilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland'' and ''Some Population Changes among the Kaladilt People of Bentinck Island, Queensland'' by Norman Tindale. The latter articles include a fold-out map of Bentinck Island Natural History articles include Pygmy Sperm Whales, Whale Beradius arnuxi, Tingidae (Hemiptera), New Guinea Hylid Frogs, Australian Quail-Thrushes and Myodochine Bugs. . 1st thus. Softcover.

$10.53

Aborigines of Australia
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Aborigines of Australia

By Baglin, Douglass & Mullins, Barbara

Sydney: Horwitz. 1972. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Staple-bound. Illustrated with Colour photographs. Small white label to front cover. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 32 pages A record of their fast-vanishing traditional way of life, featuring over 90 full-colour photographs . 3rd Impression. Softcover.

$7.02

Argonauts of the Western Pacific An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea
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Argonauts of the Western Pacific An Account of Native Enterprise and Adventure in the Archipelagoes of Melanesian New Guinea

By Malinowski, Bronislaw

New York: Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1972. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in a Very Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ has some mild edgewear and spine is touch faded. Previous owner's details to front free endpaper have been obscured with a neat black texta mark. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps. 527 pages . 8th Impression. Hardback.

$28.09

Mary Douglas An Intellectual Biography
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Mary Douglas An Intellectual Biography

By Fardon, Richard

London and New York: Routledge. 1999. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 315 pages Essential reading for anthropologist and other who wish to know more about Douglas' theories and her sourcesof inspiration. . 1st Paperback Edition. Softcover.

$28.09

The Mind in the Cave. Consciousness and the Origins of Art
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The Mind in the Cave. Consciousness and the Origins of Art

By Lewis-Williams, David

London: Thames & Hudson. 2004. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. A Near Fine copy. An excellent copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. 320 pages The author proposes the most convincing explanation yet for the origins of image-making. . Reprint. Trade Paperback.

$10.53

Aborigines of Australia
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Aborigines of Australia

By Hoyt, Olga

New York: Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co.. 1969. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ is faded at spine and part of covers with some mild edgewear. Previous owner's details to front free end paper.Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 128 pages. . 1st Edition. Hardback.

$14.04

A Place For Strangers.  Towards a History of Australian Aboriginal Being
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A Place For Strangers. Towards a History of Australian Aboriginal Being

By Swain, Tony

Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. 1997. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. 303 pages This book prompts debates about how Aboriginal Australians originally thought about reality and is of interest to students of anthropology, religion, comparative philosophy, Aboriginal studies and Australian history. . Reprint. Softcover.

$17.56

Sets, Series & Ensembles in African Art
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Sets, Series & Ensembles in African Art

By Preston, George Nelson; Nooter, Polly (Catalogue)

New York: The Center for African Art/ Harry N. Abrams. 1985. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Introduction by Susan Vogel. 96 pages A previously unexplored aspect of African art. Reassembles objects which were intended to be used together, emphasising their importance as part of a group. . 1st Edition. Hardback.

$21.07

Anthropological Notes made on the South Australian Government North-West Prospecting Expedition, 1903 contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia  Volume XXVIII
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Anthropological Notes made on the South Australian Government North-West Prospecting Expedition, 1903 contained in the Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia Volume XXVIII

By Basedow, H.

Adelaide: Royal Society of South Australia. 1904. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Some age-toning to edges and light crease to front free endpaper. Fifteen black & white plates (inc one fold-out) and 10 colour plates. Also includes an additional 22 plates including two fold-out diagrams relating to the geology of the Mount Lofty Ranges. 40 pages plus 29 plates at rear Also contains other items relating to Natural History and Geology including Howchin's Geology of the Mouth Lofty Ranges part i., The Coastal District. . 1st Edition. Softcover.

$175.55

The Human Race
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The Human Race

By Dixon, Terence & Lucas, Martin

London: Thames Methuen. 1982. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. Introduction by Desmond Morris. 256 pages . 1st Edition. Hardback.

$9.83

Man Before History [The Making of the Past]
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Man Before History [The Making of the Past]

By Waechter, John

New York: Peter Bedrick Books. 1990. Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Colour and black & white illustrations. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. 150 pages The Making of the Past Series. . 1st US Edition. Hardback.

$10.53

Imperial China (The History of Human Society Series)
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Imperial China (The History of Human Society Series)

By Dawson, Raymond

Hutchinson of London. 1972. Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. An excellent copy. Very Good copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. History of Human Society series. General Editor is J.H. Plumb. 326 pages The author deals largely with the twelve centuries of Imperial Chinese History, beginning with the Sui Dynasty, which reunified China in A.D. 589 and concluding with the reign of the Ch'ien-lung emperor in the eighteenth century. . 1st Edition. Hardback.

$28.09

Voyagers of the Vitiaz Strait A Study of a New Guinea Trade System
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Voyagers of the Vitiaz Strait A Study of a New Guinea Trade System

By Harding, Thomas G.

Seattle: University of Washington Press. 1967. Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Previous owner's blindstamp to title page and bookplate to front pastedown. Black & white maps. 282 pages Monograph 44 The American Ethnological Society. . 1st Edition. Hardback.

$10.53

Aborigines of Australia
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Aborigines of Australia

By Baglin, Douglass & Mullins, Barbara

North Sydney: Horwitz. 1972. Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Colour photographs. A record of their fast-vanishing traditional way of life, featuring over 90 full-colour photographs . 1st thus. Hardback.

$11.24

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