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cover of A Forest of Kings: The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya

A Forest of Kings: The Untold Story of the Ancient Maya

by Schiele, Linda and David Freidel; Justin Kerr (Photographer)

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1990
Condition
Fine
Edition
First US Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9780688074562
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£16.31

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New York: William Morrow & Company, Inc. , 1990. First US Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. First Edition stated with full number line 1-10. In grey boards with terra cotta cloth spine and gilt type. Jacket is unclipped with some edgewear/creasing. With illustrations and color photographs.
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cover of Quetzal Quest: The Story of the Capture of the Quetzal, the Sacred Bird of the Aztecs and the Mayas

Quetzal Quest: The Story of the Capture of the Quetzal, the Sacred Bird of the Aztecs and the Mayas

by von Hagen, V. Wolfgang; Quail Hawkins and Antonio Sotomayor

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1939
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
Item Price
£40.79

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New York: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1939. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Fair. Inscribed by authors.. In green cloth with black to illustration on front board and type on spine. Red tinted top page ends. Number 'I' on copyright page. Inscribed and signed by both authors. Jacket is unclipped ($2.00) with chipping, short tears, creasing, scars and… Read more
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cover of Passing of the Aborignes: A Lifetime Spent Among the Natives of Australia

Passing of the Aborignes: A Lifetime Spent Among the Natives of Australia

by Bates, Daisy

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Published
1944
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition/First Printing
Item Price
£32.63

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London: John Murray, 1944. First Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Good /Good. First Australian Edition stated. In light brown cloth with some dings to board edges. Some tanning/foxing to page ends and endpapers. Small bookstore stamp to ffep. Scarce jacket is unclipped (12/6) with tanning/foxing, edgewear, chips at spine ends, corners and a few to front panel and rear panel… Read more
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cover of Aku-Aku: The Secret of Easter Island

Aku-Aku: The Secret of Easter Island

by Heyerdahl, Thor

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
Item Price
£81.57

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First Printing stated. Pale brown debossed boards with gilt and dark brown title panel to spine and red tinted top page ends. Top corners and bottom rear corner dinged, otherwise minimal signs of wear. Some scattered foxing to boards, especially rear. Several pages have foxing as well especially to fore edges, otherwise clean and likely unread. Binding tight. Signed by… Read more
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cover of L'Inde Classique - Manuel des Etudes Indiennes - Volume 1

L'Inde Classique - Manuel des Etudes Indiennes - Volume 1

by Renou, Louis and Jean Filliozat

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition/Early Printing
Item Price
£65.26

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Paris: Payot, 1949. First Edition/Early Printing. Paperback. Good +/N/A. In wraps. Dated 1947 on title page and 1949 on copyright page with no other printings listed. Edgewear/creasing with bumps to bottom of spine and top rear corner of spine. Vertical creasing to spine from opening. A couple short tears to top of rear cover near spine and one… Read more
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cover of The Writings of Ruth Benedict: An Anthropologist at Work

The Writings of Ruth Benedict: An Anthropologist at Work

by Benedict, Ruth and Margaret Mead

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Published
1959
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First US Edition/First Printing
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£9.79

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin & Co., 1959. First US Edition/First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good +. First Printing stated. A very nice copy in grey cloth with gilt, clean with solid binding. Jacket is glossy and unclipped ($6.00) with some edgewear, creasing at corners and a few scratches - Very Good +. Jacket photograph by Gyorgy Kepes.
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cover of Male and Female: A Study of the Sexes in a Changing World

Male and Female: A Study of the Sexes in a Changing World

by Mead, Margaret

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1949
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Book Club Edition
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£9.79

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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1949. Book Club Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Good +. In green cloth with black type to spine. Jacket has some small chips to corners and head of spine and a larger chip to heel of spine. A few edge nicks. Good +.
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cover of Ancient Americans: Rewriting the History of the New World

Ancient Americans: Rewriting the History of the New World

by Mann, Charles C.

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Published
2005
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First UK Edition/1st Printing
ISBN
9781862076174
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£9.79

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London: Granta Books , 2005. First UK Edition/1st Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Full number line down to and including 1. In blue boards with gilt to spine. Minimal wear to book or jacket.
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cover of A Book of Archaeology

A Book of Archaeology

by Wheeler, Lady(Editor)

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Lost Paddle Books, IOBA
Published
1959
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Edition
Item Price
£8.16

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London: Cassell & Company Ltd, 1959. Second Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. In blue boards with gilt to spine which is slightly cocked. Fading to spine ends where there are chips to unclipped jacket. A few other chips to top front corner, bottom front panel and top of rear panel near spine. Some light foxing to page ends and… Read more
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cover of Kon-Tiki

Kon-Tiki

by Heyerdahl, Thor

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Published
1970
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition Thus/29th Printing
ISBN
9780671751012
Item Price
£8.16

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New York : Pocket Books, 1970. First Edition Thus/29th Printing. Paperback. Near Fine/N/A. One of my favorite books as a child. A beautiful copy, still glossy with sharp corners and only a crease to middle of spine denoting someone looking at the 80 photos in the book. Appears unread. Red tinted page ends.
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