New Lives For Old - Cultural Transformations - Manus 1928-1953

By Mead, Margaret

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New Lives for Old

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow, 1956. First edition. 548pp. 8vo. Black cloth. Fine in fine clipped dust jacket. First edition. 548pp. 8vo. Second book on the evolution of the same tribe that she studied for 25 years in "Growing Up in New Guinea."
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New lives for old: Cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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9780688071691
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation-Manus 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New Lives For Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-53

by Margaret, Mead

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Gollancz. First UK edition-first impression. Hardcover. Good/No Dj cover. Good condition.Victor Gollancz,1956.First UK edition-first impression.Green hardback(two small colour marks and dent on the edges of the spine,the front cover of the book is slightly bent,gilt lettering to the spine) in GC, no Dj cover.Illustrated with b/w photos,map.Ex-Library book with stamps.Nice and clean pages with ink marks and dents… Read more
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New Lives for Old; Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. [6], vii-xxi, [3], 3-548, [6] pp. Black cloth with white lettering on the spine. Price of $6.75 on the front flap of the dust jacket. Illustrated by several black and white photographs. ADNB, Yans-McLaughlin, Virginia: "Mead, Margaret". Mead's story of her return to the… Read more
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New Lives for Old

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine . First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright white lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slight yellowing). Clean endpapers; no… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation- Manus, 1928 - 1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York, New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956. New York, NY: William Morrow and Company, 1956. First Edition. 8vo. Cloth with black and white illustrations. Appears unread. New Lives for Old is not only a vivid account of a unique situation in the South Seas, it has important implications for developments taking place all over the world today as… Read more
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New Lives for Old

by MEAD, MARGARET

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1956
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New York: Morrow, 1956. First Edition. Very good dust jacket.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation-Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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William Morrow and Co., 1956. The study of the Manus, the first time in history an anthropologist had the opportunity to study a people that made a twenty-five year jump in time. This is a wonderful black cover First Edition, c1956 of this book. The condition of this anthropological book is Fine, and the jacket is Very Good++. This book… Read more
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NEW LIVES FOR OLD

by Mead, Margaret

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New Lives for Old

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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vintage newspaper clipping DR. Mead's Village laid in Pastowner's address label Rhinebeck NY otherwise pristine interior tight binding an altogether handsome copy No tears on the jacket orig Price showing $6.75 Lots of on site photos of Meads's work showing boyhood and manhood photos of the same people from her previous study of New Guinea Growing up in New Guinea.
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New lives for old: Cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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1975-01-01
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus 1928 - 1953

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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First Edition
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Morrow, 1956. First Edition. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. One of a large, sophisticated collection from an Australian anthropologist on New Guinea, Papua and related subject areas. Several hundred volumes from this collection are listed at this site and can be found as a set by searching for the special Keyword pwnewguinea. Size:… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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1st printing "Margaret Mead first studied the Manus Islanders of New Guinea in 1928, they were living with a Stone Age technology. Economically vulnerable and burdened by a complex moral code, the Manus seemed ill-equipped to handle the massive impact that World War II had on their secluded world. But a unique set of circumstances allowed the Manus to adapt… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformations--Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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William Morris Society, 1956. Slightly smaller but thicker book, shiny black cloth, 548 lightly browned pages, photo section. DJ colorfully designed in yellow, green and black on front and spine, two small b/w photos on back, white back is very slightly and uniformly browned. DJ has light wear to bottom front tip and long spine right edge, light crease at… Read more
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New Lives For Old: Cultural Transformation Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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New lives for old : cultural transformations - Manus, 1928-1953 / by Margaret Mead

by Mead, Margaret (1901-1978)

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1956
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London : Gollancz, 1956. First Edition. Very good cloth copy in a near-fine, very slightly edge-nicked and dust-dulled dust-wrapper, now mylar-sleeved. Remains particularly and surprisingly well-preserved overall; tight, bright, clean and strong. Minor library marks remain.. Physical description; xxi, 548p, 16 plates : ill., maps ; 23cm. Notes; Includes bibliographical references, p529-532; index. Subjects; Manus tribe. Acculturation.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953.

by MEAD, Margaret.

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1956.
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New York:: William Morrow and Company,, 1956.. First US edition.. publisher's black cloth in dust jacket.. A tight, sound copy in a jacket with some light use at extremities.. 8vo,. Illustrated from photographs..
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NEW LIVES FOR OLD

by Mead, Margaret

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Other: Other. Very Good. Hardcover. Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953. NY, 1956. 546 pages, clothbound, very good condition in dust jacket. .
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow. Hardcover. 1956. 1st Edition. 8vo 548pp . Very Good in Very Good DJ. B&W Illustrations Dramatic construction of a whole new world in 25 years for the Manus of New Guinea .
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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New Lives for Old

by MEAD, Margaret

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1956
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NY: Morrow and Co., 1956. in NF dustwrapper with bleeding to each panel. The first edition of this book re: the primitive culture of Manus. Overall, tight and clean.. VG+.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956 The story of the effect of WWII on the Manus people of New Guinea. From the collection of Wayne Prescott Suttles, renowned anthropologist, scholar, and linguist regarding many Pacific cultures, and especially the U.S. Pacific Northwest Coast Salish people. His stamp to the ffep. Provenance provided upon request. Laid in are a review… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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London, 1956. Hardcover. Good +. 548pp, plts., green cloth, spine faded, g+. Meggitt copy.
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New Lives For Old

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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New York: William Morrow, 1956. First edition. Hardcover. Very Good/very good. First Edition. A very good book with a very good dust jacket. Jacket has moderate wear around the extremities. Sec 52C
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New York: William Morrow & Company 1956. (Hardcover) 548pp. Very good in very good dust jacket. Photographs, references, appendices, index. Spine bumped, owner stamp. Locale: New Guinea. (Anthropology).
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New York: William Morrow [no date]. (Hardcover) 548pp. Very good, no dust jacket. Frontispiece, plates, notes, appendices, tables, bibliography, index. Some inkstains in text. Locale: New Guinea. (Anthropology).
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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New Lives For Old

by MEAD, Margaret

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1956
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New Lives for Old

by MEAD, Margaret

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1956
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New York: Morrow, 1956. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. First edition. Very good in good dustwrapper. Browning. Dustwrapper rubbed with stain, tearing and wear along edges. Please Note: This book has been transferred to Between the Covers from another database and might not be described to our usual standards. Please inquire for more detailed condition information.
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New Lives For Old

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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London: Victor Gollancz Ltd. VG/VG. 1956. 1st Revised Edition. Hardcover; 1st Printing. It has taken man thousands of years to develop from the Stone Age to the Air Age. The Manus of New Guinea made this giant step in twenty-five years, and for the first time in history an anthropologist has had the opportunity of making… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by MEAD, Margaret

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1956
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New York, William Morrow and Company, 1956., 1956. First edition. 8vo. Illustrated with 16 pages halftones from b/w photographs; 2 maps; facsimile. 7 page introduction by Margaret Mead. Dust jacket designed by Bill Meek (unclipped). Very good-fine. 548 pages. No signatures or bookplates.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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New Lives for Old : Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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New lives for old; cultral transformation - Manus, 1928-1953. With a new preface, 1965

by Mead, Margaret

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1966
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New York: William Morrow & Co., 1966. Hardcover. Very good condition in fair d.j./fair. 548pp. , map, ports. 22 cm.
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NEW LIVES FOR OLD

by Mead, Margaret.

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1956
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New Lives For Old

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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London: Gollancz, 1956. Hardcover. Very Good. xxi, 532pp+ index. Very good hardback in a tanned jacket.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation -- Manus, 1928-1953.

by Mead, Margaret.

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956. First Edition. Octavo, black cloth (hardcover), xxi + 548 pp. Good+, with chips to head of spine, light foxing to endpapers; in a Good, mylar protected dust jacket with foxing and light edgewear. From dust jacket: The dramatic construction of a whole new world in twenty-five years --… Read more
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New lives for old: Cultural transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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1975
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9780688071691
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1958
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1958. very good hardcover with no dust jacket. some wear and batter.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dust Cover.
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New Lives For Old: Cultural Transformations-manus, 1928-1953.3

by MEAD, MARGARET

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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation Manus, 1928 - 1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, Inc. / Remco Worldservice Books, 1956. Light wear. Very light soiling to exterior. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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New Lives For Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-53

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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Gollancz, 1956. Hardcover. Good/Good. 1956. 548 pages. Pictorial dust jacket over green cloth with gilt lettering. Contains black and white photographic plates. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking. Overall a good condition item. Boards have mild shelf wear with light… Read more
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New Lives for Old

by Margaret Mead

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1956
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New York NY: William Morrow & Co., 1956 Cultural Transformation-Manus, 1928-1953. First Edition book in clean, unmarked condition, VG. Jacket has obvious wear to normal spots, not clipped, Good +. Text from jacket: 'It has taken man thousands of years to develop from the Stone Age to the Air Age. The Manus of New Guinea made this giant step in… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956 OP
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William Morrow and Co, 1956 OP. FIRST. 5 3/4 x 8 1/2. Ex library, top of block stamped, stamp GIFT ffep, bottom page corners soiled, tear in spine cloth; dj worn and chipped. G/G.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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Vashon Island Books
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1956
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New York: Morrow. Very Good/Good. 1956. 1st ed.. Hard Cover. 8vo - over 73/4" - 93/4" tall Used VG/G(DJ rubbed; chipping to extremities) 8vo DJ xxi+548pp Account of the Manus people of New Guinea and their "integration" into modern society.. Keywords: Anthropology, South, Seas, Anthropology, New, Guinea, Pacific, History.
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New Lives for Old : Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1956
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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1956. Previous owner's name stamp. Otherwise unmarked. Bright, clean, square, & tight. Not a book club edition. Not price clipped (6.75). No remainder mark. No bookplate. From the Dust Jacket: "It has taken man thousands of years to develop from the Stone Age to the Air Age.… Read more
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation - Manus: 1928-1953

by Mead, Margaret

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1966
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Lacks endpapers, remainder slash on top edges, spine lettering faded else clean tight copy: VG/VG- dj missing small piece
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NY: Wm. Morrow., 1966. Black cloth.. Lacks endpapers, remainder slash on top edges, spine lettering faded else clean tight copy: VG/VG- dj missing small piece. 8vo. Black & white photographs & a map..
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New Lives for Old

by MEAD, Margaret

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hardcover. Cultural Transformation - Manus, 1928 - 1953. Illustrated, 548pp, 8vo, cloth. N.Y.: William Morrow, 1956. Very good in price clipped dust jacket.
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New Lives for Old: Cultural Transformation--Manus, 1928-1953

by Margaret Mead

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2001-11-01
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