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41 MORRIS,Desmond Animal Days
London Book Club Associates 1979 Book Club Hardcover 
Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 275pages. ID228104 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Between Land and Water. The Subsistence Ecology of the Miskito Indians, Eastern Nicaragua, Nietschmann, Bernard
42 Nietschmann, Bernard Between Land and Water. The Subsistence Ecology of the Miskito Indians, Eastern Nicaragua
New York Seminar Press 1973 0128802502 / 9780128802502 1st Edition Hardback 
Large Octavo Size. Fine condition in a Very Good Dustjacket - DJ has some very slight soiling and a mild sticker stain - now protected in plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 279 pages A detailed analysis of the organisation and ecology of the Miskito subsistence system which shows how a population can adapt to, and modify, local ecosystems without creating excessive demands on the environment. ID254450 
Price: 45.00 AUD
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The Creative Explosion. An Inquiry into the Origins of Art and Religion, Pfeiffer, John E.
43 Pfeiffer, John E. The Creative Explosion. An Inquiry into the Origins of Art and Religion
New York Harper & Row 1982 0060133457 / 9780060133450 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Small closed tear to DJ upper front edge and crease to upper rear edge. Illustrated with colour plates and Black & White Photographs and Drawings. xv, 270 pages Suggest a new hypothesis which sees cave art as part of ritual designed to reduce conflict among pre-historic hunter-gatherers as well as having a mnemonic function in the transmission of unwritten knowledge from one group or generation to another. ID284016 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Emergence of Man, Pfeiffer, John E.
44 Pfeiffer, John E. The Emergence of Man
London Book Club Associates 1973 Book Club Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. DJ spine and upper edge faded. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Previous owner's details to front free end paper. 477 pages ID141757 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Kabloona, Poncins, Gontran de in collaboration with Lewis Galantiere
45 Poncins, Gontran de in collaboration with Lewis Galantiere Kabloona
Alexandria, Virginia TIME Reading Program Special Edition, Time-Life Books 1980 Reprint Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and drawings by the author. Black and white map. Introduction by Lewis Galantiere 322 pages + Photographs First published in 1941, an examination of Eskimo life. ID292828 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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MISSING LINKS. The Hunt for Earliest Man, Reader, John
46 Reader, John MISSING LINKS. The Hunt for Earliest Man
London Collins 1981 0002160919 / 9780002160919 1st Edition Hardback 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in purpose-made plastic sleeve. Remainder mark to lower edge. Illustrated with Colour and Black & White Photographs. 272 pages ID143732 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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In Search of the Immortals: Mummies, Death and the Afterlife, Reid, Howard
47 Reid, Howard In Search of the Immortals: Mummies, Death and the Afterlife
London Headline 1999 0747275556 / 9780747275558 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 307 pages ID250378 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Shabik'eshchee Village. A Late Basket Maker Site In the Chaco Canyon New Mexico. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 92, Roberts, Frank H.H.
48 Roberts, Frank H.H. Shabik'eshchee Village. A Late Basket Maker Site In the Chaco Canyon New Mexico. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 92
Washington United States Printing Office 1929 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. AVery Good copy. No dustjacket. Olive cloth boards with gilt lettering and decoration to spine. Black & white photographs and drawings. Fold-out map. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to Title page and front pastedown. viii, 164 pages An account of the excavation of a pueblo ruin in the upper Chaco Canyon, New Mexico. ID283566 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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49 Shreeve, James The Neanderthal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins
London Viking 1996 0670866385 / 9780670866380 Reprint Trade Paperback 
Very Good condition. Contains b/w illustrations. 369 pages James Shreeve has interwoven hard fossil evidence with scientific arguments to produce this enjoyable book on this origins of modern humans. ID192203 
Price: 13.00 AUD
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50 Silverberg, Robert The Morning of Mankind Prehistoric Man in Europe
New York New York Graphic Society circa 1967 0821202758 / 9780821202753 2nd Edition Hardcover 
Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Near Fine dustjacket (now protected). Illustrated with Black and White plates and drawings. viii &240 pages Tells the entire story of Europe's men before history from the earliest Stone Age toolmakers to the complex civilizations of the Bronze and early Iron Age ID203739 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Basin-Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups.  Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 120, Steward, Julian H.
51 Steward, Julian H. Basin-Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 120
Washington Government Printing Office 11938 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners and spine discoloured with age. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover and Title Page. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs and maps - including several fold-out maps. 346 pages ID288429 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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52 Stigler, Robert [Et al] The Old World: Early Man to the Development of Agriculture
London Thames & Hudson 1974 050005021X / 9780500050217 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size.Near Fine condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner has penned surname onto the outer edge. 164pages ID203740 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Historical and Ethnographical Material on the Jivaro Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 117, Stirling, M. W.
53 Stirling, M. W. Historical and Ethnographical Material on the Jivaro Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 117
Washington Government Printing Office 1938 Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover, 2 preliminary pages. Illustrated with Black and White plates. Fold-out map of the region of eastern Ecuador occupied by the Jivaro Indians. 148 pages + plates Includes a brief history as well as anthropological detail. ID291103 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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54 Strathern, Andrew One Father, One Blood Decent and Group Structure Among the Melpa People
Canberra Australian National University Press 1972 0708106994 / 9780708106990 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Blue cloth boards. Black & white illustrations. 265pages ID175534 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Source Material for the Social and Ceremonial Lifeof the Choctaw Indians.  Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 103, Swanton, John R.
55 Swanton, John R. Source Material for the Social and Ceremonial Lifeof the Choctaw Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 103
Washington Government Printing Office 1931 1st Edition Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Light wear to edges and corners and spine discoloured with age. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 282 pages ID288430 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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An Ethnography of the Huron Indians, 1615-1649 (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 190), Tooker, Elisabeth
56 Tooker, Elisabeth An Ethnography of the Huron Indians, 1615-1649 (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 190)
Washington U.S. Government Printing Office 1964 1st Edition Hardback 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Number inked to front free endpaper. 183 pages ID290459 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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Anthropological Papers Numbers 49-56 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 164], Various
57 Various Anthropological Papers Numbers 49-56 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 164]
Washington, DC Government Printing Office 1957 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Age-toning to edges and spine. Number inked to face. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Maps. Stamp and reference number of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover. 355 pages ID288423 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Anthropological Papers [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 119], Various
58 Various Anthropological Papers [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 119]
Washington, DC Government Printing Office 1938 1st thus Softcover 
Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Stamp of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover [faint] and Title Page. 204 pages Six papers including: A Preliminary Report on Archaeological explorations at Macon, GA [Kelly]; The Northern Arapaho Flat Pipe and the Ceremony of covering the Pipe [Carter]; The Caribs of Dominica [Taylor]; What Happened to Green Bear [Michelson]; Lemhi Shoshoni Physical Therapy [Steward]; Panatubiji, and Owens Valley Paiute [Steward] ID288421 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 184, White, Leslie A.
59 White, Leslie A. The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 184
Washington Government Printing Office 1962 1st Edition Hardback 
Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good+ condition. Black & white illustrations. Large fold-out map. Previous ownership stamps to prelims [Royal Society of South Australia]. 358 pages Contents include Setting and Background, Christianity at Sia, Land Agriculture and Stockraising, Social organisation, Ceremonialism, Hunting, and War. ID278680 
Price: 20.00 AUD
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Cultural Anthropology, Williams, Thomas Rhys
60 Williams, Thomas Rhys Cultural Anthropology
Englewood Cliffs Prentice Hall 1990 0131951572 / 9780131951570 1st Edition Softcover 
Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. 434 pages ID141853 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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