Ethnology from Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB

New Arrivals

image of La Roumanie; Valachie, Moldavie, Dobroudja

La Roumanie; Valachie, Moldavie, Dobroudja

by Pittard, Eugène

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1917
Item Price
£22.38

Show Details

Description:
Paris: Editions Bossard, 1917. Hardcover. 327p., slightly shelfworn boards, bookplate on front paste-down endpaper, 35 photographic insets were taken by the author, 31 present, else in very good condition.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£22.38
image of The Gold Tribe, "Fishskin Tatars" of the Lower Sungari

The Gold Tribe, "Fishskin Tatars" of the Lower Sungari

by Lattimore, Owen

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1933
Item Price
£33.57

Show Details

Description:
Menasha, Wisconsin: American Anthropological Association, 1933. Paperback. 77p., wraps, partly unopened, very good condition. Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association, #40. Ethnography of a tribe in Manchuria by the Mongol specialist Lattimore, including a glossary of terms. Lattimore, an American raised in China, was later to become an advisor to Chiang Kai-shek, and in the 1950s was accused by… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£33.57
image of Hoi laoi ton Valkanion

Hoi laoi ton Valkanion

by Raphaelides, Vasiles

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1994
Item Price
£8.95

Show Details

Description:
Athens: Ekdoseis tou Eikostou Protou, 1994. 280p., paperback, mild shelfwear. Text in Greek. On the peoples of the Balkans.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.95
image of Kroeber Anthropologal Society Papers [Numbers 3, 4, 5 and 6]

Show Details

Description:
Berkeley: the Society, 1952. Paperback. Four issues of the 8.5x11 inch paperbound publication, mimeographed interior with printed covers. Very good. Includes articles on native Alaskan cultures, linguistics, etc.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£22.38
image of Muslim Peoples; A World Ethnographic Survey

Muslim Peoples; A World Ethnographic Survey

by Weekes, Richard V., editor in chief

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1978
ISBN
9780837198804
Item Price
£13.43

Show Details

Description:
Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1978. Hardcover. xli, 546p., four line maps, hardbound in 9x6 inch brown cloth boards titled gilt. A near-fine copy, front free endsheet bears a tiny datestamp (year of publication), looks unhandled. F.y.i. the second edition, issued six years later, appears in two volumes, which implies additional material.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£13.43
image of Kandabao: essays on Waray language, literature, and culture

Kandabao: essays on Waray language, literature, and culture

by Luangco, Gregorio C.

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1982
Item Price
£33.57

Show Details

Description:
Tacloban City, Philippines: Divine Word University Publications, 1982. xiii, 262 pages, paperback, pages toned, otherwise very good.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£33.57
image of Arasuka:  アラスカ Meiji Daigaku Arasuka Gakujutsu Chosadan  明治大学アラスカ学術調查団

Arasuka: アラスカ Meiji Daigaku Arasuka Gakujutsu Chosadan 明治大学アラスカ学術調查団

by Watanabe, Misao; Oka Masao; Sugihara Sosuke 渡辺操;岡正雄;杉原荘介

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1961
Item Price
£22.38

Show Details

Description:
Tokyo: Kokon Shoin 古今書院, 1961. Hardcover. 267p., hardcover, 10.5x7 inch red cloth boards titled in gilt characters, text in Japanese; corner bumped, minor edge foxing, in tattered remains of a dustjacket. Folded color map (Aleutian area emphasized) in rear pocket, very good in a poor dj. From the Meiji University Scientific Expedition to Alaska. Much on Inuit culture.… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£22.38
image of Nabaloi law and ritual

Nabaloi law and ritual

by Moss, C.R.

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1920
Item Price
£14.92

Show Details

Description:
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1920. pp. [207]-342, plates 34-37, folded table, very good in wraps.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.92
image of Honduras Maya: Etnologia y Arqueologia de Honduras

Honduras Maya: Etnologia y Arqueologia de Honduras

by Lunardi, Mons. Federico

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1948
Item Price
£70.86

Show Details

Description:
Tegucigalpa: Etnologia y Arqueologia de Honduras, 1948. Paperback. 343p. (24)pp + 61 plates of illustrations from half-tones. 4to., text in Spanish, wraps worn and creased, some creasing and wrinkling throughout else very good first edition paperback in pictorial wraps.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£70.86
image of The culture of the Luiseño Indians

The culture of the Luiseño Indians

by Sparkman, Philip Stedman

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1971
Item Price
£18.65

Show Details

Description:
Ramona, CA: Acoma Books, 1971. Paperback. pp. 187-234, frontis, editor's note, introduction, appendix, mild foxing to covers, red price mark otherwise a good reprint/offprint of a 1908 UC periodical essay, green printed wraps. Reprint from University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology vol. 8, no. 4, August 7, 1908, pp. 187-234.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£18.65
image of The Saizhuang festival of Yi ethnic group / Yi zu Saizhuang jie  彝族赛装节

Show Details

Description:
[Reading, England]: Paths International Ltd; Anhui People's Publishing House, 2015. [10], 185 p., very good hardcover, text in English and Chinese. Chinese Festival Culture Series.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.92
image of Notes on Ngangela and Nkoya ethnozoology: ants and termites

Notes on Ngangela and Nkoya ethnozoology: ants and termites

by Silow, Carl-Axel

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1983
Item Price
£18.65

Show Details

Description:
Motala: Göteborg, 1983. Paperback. vii, 177p., tables, figures, text in English, unopened pages otherwise very good first edition report in yellow printed glossy wraps. Etnologiska Stuier #36.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£18.65
image of Mountain farmers: moral economies of land & agricultural development in Arusha & Meru

Show Details

Description:
Dar Es Salaam/Berkeley & Oxford: Mkuki na Nyota/UC Press & James Currey, 1997. Hardcover. x, 262p., glossary, introduction, extensive footnotes, conclusion, bibliography, index, illustrated with maps, photographs and tables, very good first edition in green cloth and gilt.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£22.38
image of Yo también tengo mi olimpo... Homenaje a Miguel Barnet

Yo también tengo mi olimpo... Homenaje a Miguel Barnet

by Garcés Montero, Enrique

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2005
Item Price
£11.19

Show Details

Description:
Havana: Pablo de la Torriente Editorial, 2005. 43p., very good pamphlet in wraps. Homage to the poet and ethnologist. Stated to be one of 300 copies.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.19
image of Nan fang min zu kao gu / Southern ethnology and archaeology  南方民族考古 Vol. 3 (1990)  第三辑(1990)

Show Details

Description:
Chengdu: Sichuan daxue bowuguan 四川大学博物馆, 1990. 385p., 16 black and white photo plates, lightly worn wraps; text mostly in Chinese with table of contents in English. Much material on new discoveries in southwestern China, as well as metallurgy from related cultures in Southeast Asia; edited by an international board.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.92
image of Minzu yanjiu  民族研究 [27 issues]

Show Details

Description:
Beijing: Zhongguo shehui kexue chubanshe 中国社会科学出版社, 1980. 27 issues of the slender bimonthly journal on ethnic policy and ethnology in the People's Republic of China; standard length 80 pages, pages mildly toned, good to very good in wraps. Text in Chinese, with English table of contents on some later issues. Numbers present are: 1980: 1, 2, 4, 6;… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£48.48
image of Nan fang min zu kao gu / Southern ethnology and archaeology  南方民族考古 Vol. 2 (1989)  第二辑(1989)

Show Details

Description:
Chengdu: Sichuan daxue bowuguan 四川大学博物馆, 1989. 314p., 16 black and white photo plates, lightly worn wraps; text mostly in Chinese with table of contents in English. Much material on new discoveries in southwestern China, as well as metallurgy from related cultures in Southeast Asia; edited by an international board.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.92
image of The Maasai of Matapato a study of rituals of rebellion

The Maasai of Matapato a study of rituals of rebellion

by Spencer, Paul

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1988
ISBN
9780253336255
Item Price
£18.65

Show Details

Description:
Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1988. xii, 297p., line maps, charts and diagrams; first edition hardbound in cloth boards gilt and dust jacket, entirely clean and sound, a near-fine copy.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£18.65
image of Weaving in Africa south of the Sahara

Weaving in Africa south of the Sahara

by Schaedler, Karl-Ferdinand

Seller
Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1987
ISBN
9783767902701
Item Price
£70.86

Show Details

Description:
Munich: Panterra Verlag, 1987. Hardcover. 487p., profuse vignette photography both period and contemporary, b&w and color on the same page, high-gloss paperstock throughout case into 12x8.5 inch white linen boards titled in black sans-serif, in dust jacket. Top edge of dj very faintly worn, a fine copy in every respect.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£70.86
image of Neue Wege zur Erforschung der ethnologischen Stellung Japans [third edition]

Show Details

Description:
Tokyo: Kokusai Bunka Shinkokai, 1938. vi, 54p., 8.5x6 inch plain printed brown wraps, small snag at the head, a very good copy. First issue was in 1935; this "third edition" probably an unrevised additional printing. "New ways to explore the ethnological position of Japan.
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£13.43