Category: Anthropology


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By: N/A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Anthropologist: 1928

Seller ID: 002833

Condition: Good

reprinted from AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST,Vol. 30, No. 3, July-September, 1928. Covers mildly soiled. Interior is tight, clean, and Very Good + . Most pages uncut. ex-mus. stamp on cover. View more info


By: N/A

Price: $22.50

Publisher: American Anthropologist: 1930

Seller ID: 002834

Condition: Good

reprinted from AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST,Vol. 32, No. 2, April 1930. Covers mildly soiled.and faded around edges. Interior is tight, clean, and Very Good + . pages uncut. ex-mus. stamp on cover. View more info

FIELD MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY, Annual Report of Director to the Board of Trustees: Years 1906-1931., And 1966 Annual Report

By: N/A

Price: $415.00

Publisher: Chicago, Field Museum of Natural History: 1907

Seller ID: 003028

Condition: Good

26 Reports covering years: 1906-1910,1912-1924,1926-1932, and 1966. Commences with report of the death of Marshall Field, founder of the Museum. Frontis. portrait of Field (Plate). Plate II: Mourning Design in Museum Rotunda Exposed for Thirty Days Following Mr. Field's Death. Each year's report gives Accessions in Departments of Anthropology, Botany, Geology, Zoology. Numerous Plates in each Report. Stiff cover wraps-mildly soiled. Some with chips along edges or spine. A few with small pieces of paper spine missing, but still intact. ex.mus. stamp/numbers either on front or on title page. 19... View more info

SCIENCE, October 30, 1885. Volume VI. No. 143

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003230

Condition: Good to Good+

With Science Supplement. Articles by Famous Americans: F.W. PUTNAM "Man and the mastodon" (found in Worchester County, Mass.). In Letters to the Editor: ALPHEUS HYATT "Cruise of the Arethusa"; and EDWARD S. HOLDEN "The care of pamphlets". In Science Supplement:" The Nordenfelt submarine boat" with illustration. Other articles: "The International Geological Congress at Berlin"; " Localization of Functions in the Brain"; plus "Geographical Notes" (Lieut. H.T. Allen's expedition to Copper or Atna River and Lieutenant Cantwell's exploration ... View more info

SCIENCE, December 11, 1885. Volume VI. No. 149

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, The Science Company: 1885

Seller ID: 003254

Condition: Good+

With Science Supplement. Some articles: "A National University"; "The Decay of the Obelisk"(in Central Park) by ARNOLD HAGUE; " The Meeting of the American Public Health Association" with diagram exhibiting the comparative mortality by absolute number of decedents from fifteen most important causes of death, in Rhode Island, during 25 years, from 1860 to 1884; "Telpherage"(in England) with 4 illustrations, under Astronomical Notes: "Two new comets" with table and "The Biela comet meteor-stream" with table. Articles by or about Famous Americans: i... View more info


By: Allison, Vernon C

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, American Museum Press: 1926

Seller ID: 003671

Condition: Very Good

Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Vol. XIX, Part VI. 24 illustrations of this Missouri cave including carvings on bones. Pages 293-335 . Exterior stiff covers are Very Good to Very Good +. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info


By: Braidwood, Robert J

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1951

Seller ID: 002862

Condition: Very Good-

spine and cover edges faded, otherwise exterior is Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info


By: Dorsey, George A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1925

Seller ID: 002860

Condition: Good

spine faded. some small silverfish? holes on back gutter. owner's stamp on front endpaper and title page, Otherwise interior is tight, clean and Very Good +. View more info


By: Field, Henry

Price: $42.50

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Michigan, Edwards Brothers Inc: 1964

Seller ID: 004529

Condition: Good

"During a visit in 1925 to the Field Museum-Oxford University Joint Expedition to Kish, Iraq, I decided to concentrate my researches on the Anthropogeography of Southwestern Asia, particularly from the Suez Canal to the Caucasus Mountains. At that time Dr. L. H. Dudley Buxton, my tutor at Oxford, proposed this thirty-eight year project, which is now nearing completion. This list of 594 titles includes and supplements my "Bibliografia"... Subject matter includes: Asia-Physical Anthropology; Africa-Physical Anthropology; Europe-Prehistory, Archaeology and Physical Anthropology; North... View more info


By: Guthe, Carl E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: American Anthropologist: 1932

Seller ID: 002835

Condition: Good

reprinted from AMERICAN ANTHROPOLOGIST,Vol. 34, No. 3, July-September, 1932. Covers soiled. Interior is tight, clean, and Very Good + . pages untrimmed. ex-mus. stamp on cover and title page. View more info

International Directory of Anthropologists (Third Edition)

By: Herskovits, Melville & B Ames.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, Edwards Brothers Inc: 1950

Seller ID: 001931

Condition: Good+

ex-mus. some paper on spine missing/peeling off. one chip at side edge otherwise exterior and interior Very Good. View more info


By: Hrdlicka, Ales

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, The New Era Printing Company: 1903

Seller ID: 007371

Condition: Good

Reprinted from the American Anthropologist (N.S.), Vol. 5, No. 2, April - June ,1903. Pages 323-330. Green stiff paper covers. Cover corners and edges are worn with tears and chipping, edges are faded and discolored, dirt smudges, spine corners are bumped and torn, top corner has been ripped throughout entire document. Ex. museum stamp on front cover. Interior page edges are browning and rubbed, top corner is torn and creased. Document in Good- to Good condition. View more info


By: Jacobs, Melville And Bernhard J. Stern.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: 1947

Seller ID: 002861

Condition: Very Good-

College Outline Series. ex-mus. stamp in 4 places. Doesn't interfer with text. otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info

TRISTES TROPIQUES, An Anthropological Study Opf Primitive Societies in Brazil

By: Levi-Strauss, Claude

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Atheneum: 1964

Seller ID: 004209

Condition: Good + to Very Good-

Translated from the French by John Russell. 404 pp. including Index. 50 illustrations and photographs. Covers are VG. On front endpapers, "notes" by previous owner with his name on free endpaper. Occasionally ink lines on side margins of paragraphs, otherwise interior is tight, clean and VG. View more info


By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: 1965

Edition: Book of the Month Club Edition

Seller ID: 002584

Condition: Very Good

A revealing portrait of fathers, mothers, son, and daughters, brothers, sisters, and friends around the world. Written by Margaret Mead the renowned anthropologist and Ken Heyman one of the best US photographers at that time. Laid in foldout brochure of the book "reprinted from The Book of the Month Club News. View more info


By: Minshall, Herbert L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: La Jolla, California, Copley Books: 1976

Edition: Limited Autographed Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 007018

ISBN: 0-913938-17-3

Condition: Very Good+

Commissioned by Helen K. Copley. Edited by Richard F. Pourade. Special Edition from December 1976, Number 381 and signed in ink by Minshall, Copley and Pourade on half title page. Related ephemera included is laid-in holiday card from Helen Copley. 166 pp. Yellow cloth hard cover with gilt title on spine. Yellow cloth slipcase with light wear to corners, large bump with tear to cloth on one edge, some soiling spots on back side. Book is clean, no marks and in VG+ condition. View more info


By: Rollin, Charles

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co.: 1857

Seller ID: 007476

Condition: Good+

Translated from the French. From the latest London Edition. Carefully revised and corrected. 576 pp. Yellow marbled boards with brown leather corners and spine, gilt title on spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, rubbing to edges with some areas of exposed boards, scuffing to marble paper, wear and small tears to leather, joints are rubbed, spine has some rubbing and wear, spine ends are also worn and rubbed. Broken hinges, endpapers are dusty. Interior pages have foxing, pages are browning, text is easily legible. Book in Good-Good+ condition. View more info

The Old Indian Settlements And Architectural Structures In Northern Central America

By: Sapper, Carl

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Smithsonian Institute: 1895

Seller ID: 004779

Condition: Very Good-

Disbound from an Annual Report Of The Board Of Regents Of The Smithsonian Institution1895. pages 537 - 555. 6 full page plates: Distribution of Styles of Building in Middle America; Indian Settlements in Central America (2 Plates with several illustrations on each plate); Principal Parts of the Ruins of Tonina, near Ososingo (Chiapas); Ruins of San Clemente (Peten), 1:1600; and Plan of the Surroundings of Utatlan, 1:18000. Some pages loose, otherwise text is clean and Very Good. View more info

Readings on Heredity, Ecology, and the Human Life Cycle

By: Saul, Frank P. (editor)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Selected Academic Readings: 1969

Seller ID: 004276

Condition: Good

Textbook for Pennsylvania State University's course on Human Physical Growth, Development, and Ageing (Anthropology 31). Previous owner (student)'s name/address? on title page. Some underlining, highlighting and "notes" written in margin. All neatly done. Back free end paper in red. "DONE-YEA!" Numerous illustrations. Laid in 3 separate sheets with multiple choice questions for First, Second and Final Exam for Anthropology 31, 1970. Covers overall Good. "Used" yellow sticker on spine. Watermark on back cover, leaving some discoloring on inside endpaper. Otherwise interi... View more info


By: Webster, T. B. L.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: England, Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society: 1939

Seller ID: 002996

Condition: Very Good

From Volume 83 of "Memoirs & Proceedings of the Manchester Literary and Philosophical Society, Session 1938-39. pp.189-207. most pages uncut. Pale blue covers are Very Good. Interior is tight, clean and Fine. 3 plates. View more info