Category: Anthropology


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Masks and Men : Patterns of Life Series : Student's Book

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Adelaide, Education Department Religious Education Educat: 1980

Seller ID: 12627

ISBN: 0724350276

Condition: Very Good

36p, illustrated. Owner's stamp on front and last page. Part of a series called Patterns of Life where aspects of Melanesian life are studied for a religious education unit in South Australian schools. Secondary level. ; 8vo View more info

DRESSING UP Transvestism and Drag : the History of an Obsession

By: Ackroyd, Peter

Price: $21.50

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18437

ISBN: 0500271690

Condition: Very Good; Owner's name top edge of first page

Index, B/w illustrations, survey indicate the historical and cultural spread of transvestism. 300gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 160 pages View more info

creating culture Profiles in the Study of Culture

By: Austin-Broos, Diane J (Ed)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Allen & Unwin: 1987

Seller ID: 27108

ISBN: 0043001017

Condition: Very Good

No crease to spine, few pencil underlinings to foreword only. 'Profiles a group of key thinkers on cultural analysis. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall View more info


By: Azhar, Syamsul

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Bukittinggi, Tropic Offset Printing: 1988

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 31514

Condition: Very Good-; Surface wear to cover.

Minangkabau culture provides a general view about places, the history, social structure and the art of this community in West Sumatra. 100gms weight ; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 64 pages View more info


By: Banton, Michael (Ed)

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Tavistock Publications: 1968

Seller ID: 19165

ISBN: 0422725102

Condition: Fair; Uneven surface as binding is tight.

1985 reprint. Material presented at a Conference on 'New Approaches to Social Anthropology' sponsored by Association of Social Anthropologists of the Commonwealth, held in Cambridge, June 1963. 400gms weight; Vol. 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages View more info

Bunyoro : an African Kingdom

By: Beattie, John

Price: $10.39

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston:

Seller ID: 6868

Condition: Good

86p, b/w illustrations, copyright 1960. Tape marks left inside cover and adjoining pages. Usual library stamps. Clean text. Crease to bottom corner front cover; Ex-Library; 8vo View more info


By: Beattie, John

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul: 1966

Seller ID: 32498

ISBN: 0710046561

Condition: Very Good; Covered in clear adhesive plastic, owner's name top of half title page.

Reprinted 1972. Index. 400gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 284 pages View more info


By: Bensten, Cheryl

Price: $26.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17692

ISBN: 0002154838

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket

Traveller's account of life in a modern Maasai village. 750gms weight; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 288 pages View more info

Orion's Legacy : a Cultural History of Man As Hunter

By: Bergman, Charles

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U. S. A., N A L: 1997

Seller ID: 610

ISBN: 0452275598

Condition: Very Good+; Yellowed paper to new, unread book.

Index -359 pages. 'Using the mythic message of Orion as a central metaphor, the author examines the role of the hunter and the hunt to define ways in which men understand and assert their identities. '; 8vo View more info

Vikings of the Pacific. First Published As Vikings of the Sunrise

By: Buck, Peter H

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Chicago, Phoenix Books: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5987

Condition: Very Good

2nd impression 1960. 338p, index, b/w illustrations, historic photos, and maps. Foxing to back cover. Owner's stamp on front page. Yellowed paper; 8vo View more info


By: Carreyett, Ray, A.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: London, W & G Foyle: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19667

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket; Chipping and wear to jacket edges and corners, notes in pen on ffep, occasional margin mark

125gms weight; Foyles Handbooks; B&W Photographs; 16mo 6" - 7" tall; 82 pages View more info

North American Indians Edited and with an Introduction by Peter Matthiessen

By: Catlin, George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Penguin Books: 1989

Seller ID: 27523

ISBN: 0140170146

Condition: Very Good; Yellowed paper

Uncreased spine, index. ; Nature Library, Penguin; B&W Illustrations; 7.72 X 4.88 X 1.10 inches; 522 pages View more info


By: Chance, Norman A

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Holt, Rinehart and Winston: 1966

Seller ID: 18130

ISBN: 003057160x

Condition: Very Good; Reading crease to front cover

Recommended reading list, glossary, A case study of the modern eskimo. 180gms weight; Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology; B&W Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 108 pages View more info


By: Charlesworth, Max; Farrall, Lyndsay; Stokes, Terry; Turnbull, David

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Oxford University Press: 1989

Seller ID: 31823

ISBN: 0195549996

Condition: Very Good; Light crease lower corner front cover. Darkened endpapers.

Index, notes, index. What scientists actually do at the Walter and Eliza Hall Institute of Medical Science in Melbourne. 400gms weight; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 304 pages View more info

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The North American Indians A Selection of Photographs by Edward S. Curtis. Text Compiled with an Introduction by Joseph Epes Brown

By: Curtis, Edward Sheriff & Joseph Epes Brown

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, Aperture: 1972

Seller ID: 33452

ISBN: 089381492X

Condition: Very Good

500gms weight; Aperture; B&W Illustrations; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 96 pages View more info

LOVE IN THE SOUTH SEAS Translated by F H Lyon

By: Danielsson, Bengt; Danielsson, Marie-Therese

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Hawaii, Mutual Publishing of Hawaii: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15450

ISBN: 0935180257

Condition: Very Good; Yellowed paper

Index and references "Sex and family life of the Polynesians, based on early account as well as observations by the noted Swedish anthropologist' square binding, faint crease to spine.200 grams weight. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 240 pages View more info

Maori Custom Today

By: Dansey, Harry

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Auckland, New Zealand Newspapers: 1971

Seller ID: 3785

Condition: Good

80p. Surface wear, nick to back cover near spine top edge. Stapled binding; 8vo View more info

THE HUMAN STORY Our History, from the Stone Age to Today

By: Davis, James C.

Price: $26.50

Publisher: New York, Harper Perennial: 2005

Seller ID: 20247

ISBN: 0060516208

Condition: Very Good

Index, maps. Weight 500. Remainder mark to base; Remainder; B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 466 pages View more info


By: De Coccola, Raymond & King, Paul

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press: 1956

Seller ID: 228

Condition: Good in Poor dust jacket; Some flecks on edges, dust jackets worn on top edge, insect damage to side flap of rear jacket. Owner's name in ink on top of front page.

Map on endpapers. Glossary. Raymond De Coccola was a missionary for 12 years from 1937 among the eskimo of the Central Arctic coast of Canada. 700gms weight; B&W Illustrations; 8vo ; 320 pages View more info

Gendered Anthropology (European Association of Social Anthropologists Ser. )

By: Del Valle, Teresa (editor)

Price: $17.50

Publisher: London, Routledge: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7835

ISBN: 041506127x

Condition: Fine

228p, index. Clean text. Current debates on sex and gender, race ethnicity, and politics are assessed under the auspices of the European Association of Social Anthropologists.; 8vo View more info