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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


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


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

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


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


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


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

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

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


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

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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


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

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

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

Image for Anthropological Papers Numbers 49-56 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 164]

Anthropological Papers Numbers 49-56 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 164]

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1957

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID288423


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 View more info

Image for Anthropological Papers Numbers 57-62 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 173]

Anthropological Papers Numbers 57-62 [Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnography Bulletin 173]

By: Various

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1960

Edition: 1st thus

Seller ID: ID288425


Octavo Size [approx 15.5 x 22.8cm]. Very Good condition. Age-toning to edges and spine. Illustrated with Black & White Photographs and fold-out diagrams.. Stamp and reference number of previous owner (Royal Society of South Australia) to front cover. 498 pages View more info

Image for From Ape to Adam. The Search for the Ancestry of Man

From Ape to Adam. The Search for the Ancestry of Man

By: Wendt, Herbert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1974

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller ID: ID301213


Small Quarto Size [approx 17.5cm x 24cm]. Very Good condition in Good Dustjacket - now protected in our purpose-made plastic sleeve. With 291 illustrations, 19 in colour. 287 pages View more info

Image for The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 184

The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 184

By: White, Leslie A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, Government Printing Office: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: ID278680


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. View more info