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La mascarade des sexes; fétischisme, inversion et travestissement rituels

by Breton, Stéphane, préface de Marc Augé

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Published
1989
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9782702118313
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Paris: Calmann-Lévy, 1989. Paperback. 298p., preface, map, notes, bibliography, text in French, ownership signature else a very good first edition, in pictorial wraps, review copy with S. P. punched into rear cover. An anthropological study of New Guinea.
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The Races of Mankind

by Benedict, Ruth and Gene Weltfish

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Published
1943
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New York: Public Affairs Committee, 1943. Pamphlet. 47p., stapled wraps, 5.5x8.5 inches, illus., wraps lightly worn, pencil notation on front wrap else very good condition. Public Affairs Pamphlets No. 85. Illustrated with cartoons, this pamphlet challenges the fundamental claims of racism (in the context of the struggle against Fascism in WWII). Diversity of physical form and intellect appears within… Read more
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Uncommon Lives: My Lifelong Friendship with Margaret Mead

by Grinager, Patricia

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Published
1999
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Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 1999. Hardcover. xiii, 273p., cloth-covered boards, 6x9.25 inches, very good condition in a sun-faded dj with an old price sticker on the front panel.
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Hernando de Soto and the Indians of Florida

by Milanich, Jerald T. and Charles Hudson

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780813011707
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£11.03

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Gainesville: University Press of Florida / Florida Museum of Natural History, 1993. Hardcover. xv, 292p., plentifully illustrated with a variety of recent line maps and some ancient ones, plus numerous exhibit photos of Native and Spanish detritus from forts and other sites; hardcover first edition in tan cloth boards titled in candy-apple blue and enclosed in the dust jacket.… Read more
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Margaret Mead: a life

by [Mead, Margaret] Jane Howard

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Published
1984
ISBN
9780671252250
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New York: Simon and Schuster, 1984. Hardcover. 527p., preface, notes, selected bibliography, index, b&w photo section, very good first edition, first printing stated in quarter-cloth boards and unclipped dj. Though married several times Mead was involved in several lesbian relationships in later life.
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Unearthing China's Past

by Fontein, Jan and Tung Wu

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Published
1973
ISBN
9780878460762
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Boston: Museum of Fine Arts, 1973. Hardcover. 239p., 9.5x10.5 inches, illustrated, introduction, catalogue, chronology, acknowledgments, Very good in a bit shelf worn dust jacket, showing wear along top edges & at corners, and fading to spine.
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KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt Vol. 6, No. 4 Winter 1995-96

by Forbes, Dennis C., Ed

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Published
1996
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San Francisco: KMT Communications Inc, 1996. Magazine. One issue, 88p., 8.5x11 inches, glossy pictorial cover wraps, heavily illustrated,small square leftover label on lower rt corner of cover wrap, previous owners name penciled on first page, else in very good condition.
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KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt Vol. 7, No. 4 Winter 1996-97

by Forbes, Dennis C., Ed

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1996
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San Francisco: KMT Communications Inc, 1996. Magazine. One issue, 88p., 8.5x11 inches, glossy pictorial cover wraps, heavily illustrated, in very good condition.
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KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt Vol. 4, No. 4 Winter 1993-94

by Forbes, Dennis C., Ed

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Published
1994
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San Francisco: KMT Communications Inc, 1994. Magazine. One issue, 88p., 8.5x11 inches, glossy pictorial cover wraps, heavily illustrated, small bumps in edge corners of cover wrap, previous owners name penciled on first page, else in very good condition.
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KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt Vol. 7, No. 2 Summer 1996

by Forbes, Dennis C., Ed

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1996
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San Francisco: KMT Communications Inc, 1996. Magazine. One issue, 88p., 8.5x11 inches, glossy pictorial cover wraps, heavily illustrated, previous owners name penciled on first page, in very good condition.
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KMT, A Modern Journal of Ancient Egypt Vol. 5, No. 1 Spring 1994

by Forbes, Dennis C., Ed

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Published
1994
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San Francisco: KMT Communications Inc, 1994. Magazine. One issue, 88p., 8.5x11 inches, glossy pictorial cover wraps, heavily illustrated, previous owners name penciled on first page, in very good condition.
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Powhatan Foreign Relations 1500-1722

by Rountree, Helen C.

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Published
1993
ISBN
9780813914091
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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1993. xi, 310p., plentifully illustrated with a number of new line-maps, period imagery and site photography; hardbound first edition in orange cloth boards titled black and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy, we see no flaw: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Author Rountree is the "current expert on the Powhatans," a… Read more
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image of Things Chinese Or, Notes Connected With China [fifth edition]

Things Chinese Or, Notes Connected With China [fifth edition]

by Dyer Ball, J.

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Published
1925
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Shanghai: Kelly and Walsh, 1925. 766p., mildly shelfworn hardcover, spine ends rubbed, corners bumped. Introduction to Chinese society, economy, culture and history.
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Victoria, BC: Trafford Publishing, 2005. Paperback. ix, 362p., wraps, 5.5x8 inches, very good condition.
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image of Shamans, Housewives, and Other Restless Spirits: Women in Korean ritual life

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Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 1985. 234p., very good hardcover in dustjacket.
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image of Sky  Sun and  Water; The Southwest of Frederick Webb Hodge. Designed and printed by Ward Ritchie .. for presentation to members of the Roxburghe and Zamorano Clubs at their second annual corrida, Los Angeles, September 11-12, 1954 .. originally an address given at the Zamorano Club banquet in honor of Dr. Hodge's 89th birthday, October 28, 1953

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Los Angeles: Roxburghe [and] Zamorano Clubs, 1954. Pamphlet. 16p., saddle-stapled pamphlet paste-fastened into plain terracotta wraps, 8.5x6.5 inches. Wrapper is faintly sunned and mildly edgeworn, while text is just a little toned. Sound, cleanly and unmarked, very good copy.
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Die magische Welt der Schamanen und Hohlenmaler

by Bream, Harald

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Published
1994
ISBN
9783770133437
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Koln: Dumont Buchverlag, 1994. Hardcover. 276p., numerous illustrations from b&w site & exhibit photography, diagrams, and a colorphoto section. Hardbound in sand-color boards titled brown and white, an entirely sound, clean and unmarked copy.
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image of The hut distribution genealogy and homogeneity of the / Auni-- # Khomani bushmen

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[Johannesburg]: Reprinted from Bantu studies, September, 1937. pp. 159-246, followed by substantial photo section and appendices; plain wraps with ownership signature; edgeworn. Anthropometric examination of the San people, with black and white photo section.
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image of Anutu Conquers in New Guinea; A story of seventy years of mission work in New Guinea

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Columbus, OH: The Wartburg Press, 1957. Paperback. 272p., numerous b&w photos both contemporary and period, and folded map. Softbound in 7.5x5.5 inch decorated wraps. Rather shabby, with silverfishing and dustsoil to covers, front hinge weak, textblock edges tanned and dusty. But text is all there and quite handleable, and the only marking is an Australian seller's fiche. Reading copy.… Read more
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image of Landet med de Lykkelige Smil; En Karavanefaered Gennem Burma

Landet med de Lykkelige Smil; En Karavanefaered Gennem Burma

by Nielsen, Aage Krarup

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Published
1942
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Kobenhavn: Glydendalske Boghandel - Nordisk Forlag, 1942. Hardcover. 176p., numerous b&w site and portrait photos on inserted coated stock, a custom-bound travel/anthropology account entirely in Danish; the textblock consists of the softback original with its striking wraps well-preserved, now cased into quarter-leather over 10x7 inch marbled boards. The brown leather is pressed calf with black leather spine labels, not… Read more
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