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image of ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. 35, No. 2. 1998. No Boundaries: Papers in Honor of James W. VanStone.

ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. 35, No. 2. 1998. No Boundaries: Papers in Honor of James W. VanStone.

by Pratt, Kenneth L.; Sheppard, William L.; Simeone, William E.; editors

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Published
1998.
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Very good
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[Madison, WI]: (University of Wisconsin Press), 1998., 1998.. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide] , softcover bound in light tan wraps titled in dark green & with a vignette of a Kwakiutl Indian salmon dancer's mask in dark green on the front cover. The corners are very lightly creased. 234 pages plus 4… Read more
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image of KAUKAA HAETTUA: Kulttuurien Museon Kokoelmia.

KAUKAA HAETTUA: Kulttuurien Museon Kokoelmia.

by Kotilainen, Eija-Maija; et al.

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Published
[2006].
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Fine
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[Helsinki, Finland]: Museovirasto, [2006]., [2006].. Fine. - Tall octavo [11-3/4 inches high by 6-5/8 inches wide], softcover bound in color pictorial wraps. 96 pages. Profuse color illustrations. Fine. The history and collections of a Finnish ethnological museum.Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title which opened at the museum in November 2004.
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ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. 20, No. 2. 1983. (Cover title)

by Kan, Sergei; Morrison, David A.; Gullov, Hans Christian; et al.

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Published
1983.
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Very good
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[Madison, WI]: University of Wisconsin Press, 1983., 1983.. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide], softcover bound in light tan wraps titled in dark green & with a vignette in dark green on the front cover. The spine is slightly darkened & the top corner of the front wrap is slightly creased. 129 &… Read more
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image of ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. VI, No. 2. 1970. (Cover title).

ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. VI, No. 2. 1970. (Cover title).

by Magnarella, Paul J.; Hamilton, T. M.; Hobart, Charles W.; et al.

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Published
1970.
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Good
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[Madison, WI]: University of Wisconsin Press, 1970., 1970.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-3/8 inches wide] , softcover bound in light tan wraps titled in dark green & with a vignette in dark green on the front cover. The spine is darkened with tears to its head & tail. The head has been repaired with tape.… Read more
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image of TYPED LETTER TO EDUCATOR HAROLD RUGG SIGNED BY AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST HORTENSE POWDERMAKER, BEST KNOWN FOR HER ETHNOGRAPHIC STUDIES OF RURAL AFRICAN AMERICANS AND OF HOLLYWOOD.

TYPED LETTER TO EDUCATOR HAROLD RUGG SIGNED BY AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST HORTENSE POWDERMAKER, BEST KNOWN FOR HER ETHNOGRAPHIC STUDIES OF RURAL AFRICAN AMERICANS AND OF HOLLYWOOD.

by Powdermaker, Hortense. (1900-1970). American anthropologist, best known for her ethnographic studies of African Americans in Indianola, Mississippi and of Hollywood.

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Published
1950.
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Good
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Flushing, NY: October 24, 1950., 1950.. Good. - 566 words typed on an eleven inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide sheet of Queens College letterhead. Signed "Hortense Powdermaker " with her name and "Chairman Department of Anthropology-Sociology" typed below the signature. There is light creasing to the top & bottom edges of the letter with a paperclip mark… Read more
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image of PLAINS INDIANS. (Cover title).

PLAINS INDIANS. (Cover title).

by (National Museum of Canada).

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Published
1938.
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Very good
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Canada: National Museum of Canada, 1938., 1938.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in cream-colored printed wraps. 10 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including a map showing the territory of the tribes. Very good. National Museum of Canada's guide to the Anthropological Exhibits. Leaflet 4, 1938."There were five tribes on the plains in the eighteenth century, the Blackfoot, Assiniboine, Sarcee,… Read more
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image of MACKENZIE RIVER TRIBES. (Cover title).

MACKENZIE RIVER TRIBES. (Cover title).

by (National Museum of Canada).

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Published
1938.
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Very good
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Canada: National Museum of Canada, 1938., 1938.. Very good. - Octavo, softcover bound in cream-colored printed wraps. The top 2-1/2 inches of he wraps are detached & their top corners are lightly creased. There is a tiny chip to the front edge of the front wrap. 6 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including a map showing the territory of the… Read more
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image of THE ALGONKIANS. (Cover title).

THE ALGONKIANS. (Cover title).

by (National Museum of Canada).

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Published
1938.
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Good
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Canada: National Museum of Canada, 1938., 1938.. Good. - Octavo, softcover bound in cream-colored printed wraps. There are a few marks & small light stains to the wraps. The top 1-1/2 inches & the bottom 1/2 inch of each wrap is detached. 8 pages. Black-and-white illustrations, including a map showing the territories of the tribes. Good. National Museum… Read more
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ANGKOR: HOMMES ET PIERRES.

by Groslier, Bernard-Phlippe.

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Published
(1956).
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Good
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France: Arthaud, (1956)., (1956).. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 9-1/4 inches wide], red cloth. The binding is rubbed. The spine & the edges of the covers are faded with soiling to the front edge of the front cover. 231 pages plus colophon. Color tipped-in plates & profuse black-and-white illustrations, including maps. The top corner of… Read more
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PLANT YR HAUL: Stori Incas Peru. Can Eluned.

by Morgan, Eluned.

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Published
1915,
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Good
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Caerdydd [Wales]: Evans a Williams, 1915,, 1915,. Good. - Octavo, Green pictorial cloth with the figure of an Inca in black on the front cover. The binding is rubbed with a tiny dent to the front edge of the front cover. The spine is faded with its head & tail chipped. 83 pages. Illustrated in black & white… Read more
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TYPED LETTER TO EDUCATOR HAROLD RUGG SIGNED BY RESPECTED AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST RALPH LINTON.

by Linton, Ralph. (1893-1953). American anthropologist, one of whose major contributions to the field was defining a difference between status and role.

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Published
1948.
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Very good
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New Haven, CT: October 6, 1948., 1948.. Very good. - Typed letter filling most of one side of a cream-colored 7-1/4 inch high by 8-1/2 inch wide sheet of "Yale University / Institute of Human Relations" letterhead. Signed "Ralph Linton". There is very light creasing to the top left corner of the letterhead. Folded twice for mailing. Near… Read more
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image of THE TRACK OF MAN: Adventures of. an Anthropologist.

THE TRACK OF MAN: Adventures of. an Anthropologist.

by Field, Henry.

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Published
1953.
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Good
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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company,Inc., 1953., 1953.. Good. - Thick octavo, light tan cloth in a price-clipped dust wrapper. The corners of the covers are lightly bumped. The dust jacket is rubbed, soiled & chipped with its spine faded. There is a piece out of the head of the jacket spine & the adjacent corner of its… Read more
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image of ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. 23, Nos. 1_2, 1986.

ARCTIC ANTHROPOLOGY. Vol. 23, Nos. 1 & 2, 1986.

by McCartney, Allen P.; editor.

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Published
1986.
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Good
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(Madison, WI: The University of Wisconsin Press), 1986., 1986.. Good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial light tan wrappers with an illustration on the front cover of an old Greenlandic game played with a stuffed seal. The spine is darkened. The edges of the wraps are lightly creased & chipped… Read more
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INUK.

by Buliard, Roger P.

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Published
(1951).
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Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., (1951)., (1951).. Very good. - Octavo, gray cloth. The top edge of the front cover is discolored. ix, [1] leaf & 322 pages. Illustrated with a double-page map & pictorial pastedowns & endpapers. A previous owner's name is penned on the half-title. There is minor foxing to the lower end of the fore-edge.… Read more
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image of LE PEUPLE ESQUIMAU AUDJOURD'HUI ET DEMAIN / THE ESKIMO PEOPLE TO-DAY AND TO-MORROW. Quatrieme Congres International / Fourth International Congress / de la Fondation Francaise d'Etudes Nordiques. Rapports scientifiques publies avec une preface sous la direction de / Scientific reports edited with a Foreword by / Jean Malaurie.

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Paris/The Haugue: Mouton, 1973., 1973.. Very good. - Quarto, softcover bound in printed gray wrappers. The spine is darkened & lightly creased with the head slightly chipped. xiv & 696 pages. Illustrated with tables. Very good. <p>Bibliotheque Arctique et Antarctique IV. Publications du Centre d'Etudes Arctiques. The Center is directed by Jean Malaurie who edited this volume… Read more
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(Malmo, Sweden): Allhems Forlag, (1958)., (1958).. Good. - Quarto [approximately 11-1/4 inches high by 8-5/8 wide] orange cloth with an illustration in black on the front cover. The bottom corner of the front cover is soiled & there is some creasing to the spine. Profuse full-page color illustrations. The gutters are darkened. Good. <p>First edition in Swedish.<p>"Inledning och… Read more
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ESKIMOS.

by Birket-Smith, Kaj.

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Published
(1971).
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Very good
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New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., (1971)., (1971).. Very good. - Quarto [11 inches high by 9-1/2 inches wide], blue cloth in a dust wrapper. The top edge of the dust jacket is slightly darkened & there is a small tear to the top edge of its rear panel. 277 & [1] pages. Numerous illustrations in color and black… Read more
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DEERING: A Men's House from Seward Peninsula, Alaska.

by Larsen, Helge.

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Published
2001.
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Very good
ISBN
9788789384849
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Copenhagen: National Museum of Denmark, 2001.. 2001.. Very good. - Quarto [11-1/2 inches high by 8-1/4 inches wide], softcover bound in pictorial black-and-white wrappers. The binding is lightly rubbed & bumped with light creasing to the top corner of the front wrap. 145 pages. Illustrated in black & white. Very good. <p>National Museum Ethnological Series, vol. 19, edited by Martin… Read more
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[Leningrad & Moscow: Iskusstvo], 1959.. 1959.. Good. - Quarto, 10-3/4 inches high by 8-1/8 inches wide. Yellow cloth titled in orange and gilt on the spine with gilt silhouettes of ostriches stamped in gilt on the front cover and in blind on the rear cover. The head of the spine is heavily bumped with some lighter bumping to the corners… Read more
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Ottawa: (Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery), 1964.. 1964.. Very good. - Octavo, soft covers bound in printed brown-and-white wraps. The spine & extremities are slightly darkened. The wraps are lightly rubbed with the corners slightly creased. x & 114 pages. The bottom corners of the first few leaves are lightly creased. Illustrated with 4 black-and-white maps, 2 of them… Read more
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