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A Theory of Shopping

By: Miller, Daniel

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cambridge, Polity Press: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID301688

ISBN: 0745619460


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition. 180 pages View more info

Animal Days

By: MORRIS,Desmond

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1979

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: ID228104


Octavo Size. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD Dustjacket. DJ protected in Mylar cover. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 275pages. View more info

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Between Land and Water. The Subsistence Ecology of the Miskito Indians, Eastern Nicaragua

By: Nietschmann, Bernard

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Seminar Press: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID254450

ISBN: 0128802502


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. View more info

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The Emergence of Man

By: Pfeiffer, John E.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1973

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID141757


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 View more info

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MISSING LINKS. The Hunt for Earliest Man

By: Reader, John

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID143732

ISBN: 0002160919


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 View more info

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In Search of the Immortals: Mummies, Death and the Afterlife

By: Reid, Howard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID250378

ISBN: 0747275556


Octavo Size. Near Fine copy in Very Good dustjacket. Dustjacket is now protected in a plastic sleeve. Colour and black & white illustrations. 307 pages View more info

Image for Shabik'eshchee Village. A Late Basket Maker Site In the Chaco Canyon New Mexico. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 92

Shabik'eshchee Village. A Late Basket Maker Site In the Chaco Canyon New Mexico. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 92

By: Roberts, Frank H.H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, United States Printing Office: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID283566


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. View more info

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THE NEW GUINEA VILLAGER A RETROSPECT FROM 1964

By: Rowley, CD

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Melbourne, F.W. Cheshire: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID299168


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Good++ Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Small closed tear to the top edge of DJ (no loss) and slight wear to DJ. Review Copy - stamp/label to prelim pages. 225 pages In this book he examines the changes which have occurred in the lives of the villagers since their first contact with the outside world. View more info

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Married Life in an African Tribe

By: Schapera, I.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1966

Edition: 2nd Impression

Seller ID: ID167874


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Map. Mild foxing to page edges. 364 pages View more info

Vanishing Primitive Man

By: Severin, Timothy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID303492

ISBN: 0500011109


Quarto Size [approx 24cm x 30.5cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. A nice copy. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and Drawings. Illustrated with Colour photographs. 384 pages In this superbly illustrated book, Timothy Severin introduces ten principal groups of primitive man who are as divergent in appearance, history and more as they are widely separated geographically. View more info

The Neanderthal Enigma: Solving the Mystery of Modern Human Origins

By: Shreeve, James

Price: $13.00

Publisher: London, Viking: 1996

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: ID192203

ISBN: 0670866385


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. View more info

The Morning of Mankind Prehistoric Man in Europe

By: Silverberg, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, New York Graphic Society: circa 1967

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: ID203739

ISBN: 0821202758


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 View more info

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The Naked Savage

By: Sinclair, Andrew

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Sinclair-Stevenson: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID297603

ISBN: 1856190889


Large octavo size [16x24cm approx]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. 213 pages View more info

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Basin-Plateau Aboriginal Sociopolitical Groups. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 120

By: Steward, Julian H.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 11938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288429


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 View more info

The Old World: Early Man to the Development of Agriculture

By: Stigler, Robert [Et al]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Thames & Hudson: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID203740

ISBN: 050005021X


Octavo Size.Near Fine condition in Very Good Dustjacket, now protected. Black & white illustrations. Previous owner has penned surname onto the outer edge. 164pages View more info

Image for Historical and Ethnographical Material on the Jivaro Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 117

Historical and Ethnographical Material on the Jivaro Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 117

By: Stirling, M. W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1938

Seller ID: ID291103


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. View more info

One Father, One Blood Decent and Group Structure Among the Melpa People

By: Strathern, Andrew

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Canberra, Australian National University Press: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID175534

ISBN: 0708106994


Octavo Size. Very Good condition. No dustjacket. Blue cloth boards. Black & white illustrations. 265pages View more info

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Source Material for the Social and Ceremonial Lifeof the Choctaw Indians. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 103

By: Swanton, John R.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID288430


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 View more info

Image for Patrons, Devotees and Goddesses ritual and Power among the Tamil Fishermen of Sri Lanka

Patrons, Devotees and Goddesses ritual and Power among the Tamil Fishermen of Sri Lanka

By: Tanaka, Masakazu

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Kyoto, Japan, Kyoto University, Institute for Research in Humanities: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID300829


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition in Very Good Dustjacket. DJ protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. Light wear and rubbing to dustjacket edges and corners. Illustrated with Black and White Photographs. 228 pages View more info

Image for Anthropological Papers [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 119]

Anthropological Papers [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 119]

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1938

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID288421


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 Happe... View more info