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Patterns of Culture: An Analysis of Our Social Structure as Related to Primitive Civilizations

By: Benedict, Ruth

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, The New American Library / A Mentor Book: 1953

Edition: First Paperback Edition. Eleventh Printing

Seller ID: 12737

Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


FAIR. READING COPY.. Mass Market PB. 12mo 7" - 7½" tall. 272 pp View more info

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100 Great Masterpieces of the Mexican National Museum of Anthropology

By: Bernal, Ignacio

Price: $90.00

Publisher: NY, Harry N. Abrams: 1969

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 27118

ISBN: 0810903490

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Publisher's full red and black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, photographic endpapers, printed entirely on thick stock. The volume contains 15 pages of text by Ignacio Bernal; 100 plates (most full-page and in color); and a 20- page index with Commentaries on the Plates. Ignacio Bernal (1910-1992) was an eminent Mexican anthropologist and archaeologist. Bernal excavated much of Monte Albán, originally starting as a student of Alfonso Caso, and later led major archeolo... View more info

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THE CASE OF THE MISSING LINK

By: Clymer, Eleanor Lowenton

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Basic Books: 1962

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 3551

Condition: Fine in Very Good dust jacket


FIRST EDITION. Hardcover with unclipped ($3.75) dust jacket. 8vo (6.25 x 9.5"). x, 118 pp. Publisher's full green cloth, gilt (red and blue) lettering on spine, gilt (gray) embossed logo on cover. Decorated endpapers. Illustrated with numerous drawings by Robert Reid Macguire in black, white and green and with numerous photographs of fossils and remains of early man. Foreword by Loren Eiseley. This is a volume in the series The Great Mysteries of Science by Basic... View more info

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In Search of the Primitive: A Critique of Civilization

By: Diamond, Stanley

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Brunswick, NJ, Transaction Books: 1981

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 7037

ISBN: 087855582X

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Second Printing (1981, stated). Publisher's glossy wraps.. Minor underlining, else fine. VERY GOOD.. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xvi, 387 pp View more info

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From Ape to Angel An Informal History of Social Anthropology

By: Hays, H. R.

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1958

Edition: Stated First Edition. First Printing

Seller ID: 17051

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


Publisher's full blue cloth, gilt and silver lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle, t.e.g. (red). Illustrated with 32 pages of half-tone illustrations and numerous line drawings by Sue Allen.. Slight wear and very light stain on head of spine, else unmarked, tight, square, and clean. The edges of the unclipped dust jacket, now in Mylar, are lightly worn. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD. . B&W Illustrations. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (xxii), 440, (xv) pp View more info

ANTHROPOLOGY: THE STUDY OF MAN

By: Hoebel, E. Adamson

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, McGraw-Hill: 1966

Edition: Third Edition. 1

Seller ID: 5081

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's full pictorial cloth. 4to. 591 pp. Liberally illustrated. Some underlining. VERY GOOD.. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

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Origins Reconsidered: In Search of What Makes Us Human

By: Leakey, Richard; Roger Lewin

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1992

Edition: 1

Seller ID: 26471

ISBN: 0385412649

Condition: Good in Fine dust jacket


Quarter bound in black cloth over black boards, gilt lettering on spine. Illustrated with B&W drawings and photographs. . Volume shows only mild shelf wear, underlining in pencil throughout. Unclipped dust jacket shows only very mild shelf wear. GOOD/FINE.. Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall. xxii, 375 pp View more info

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The Study of Man

By: Linton, Ralph

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, D. Appleton & Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 15179

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Full green boards, gilt lettering on spine and blindstamped decoration on cover. Includes Bibliography and Index. . Minimal shelf-wear to head and heel of spine, else the volume is in perfect, pristine condition, unmarked, tight, square and clean, near fine. FINE. . Social Science Series Series. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. (ix), 503 pp View more info

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Behavioral Science (Volume 20, Number 5, September 1975)

By: Mead, Margaret; James G. Miller (eds); Thomas W. Simon, et al.

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Louisville, Kentucky, USA, Society for General Systems Research: 1975

Edition: First Edition Thus. 1

Seller ID: 7170

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Publisher's glossy wraps. 8vo. 75 pp. (pages 273-342 + 6). Includes article by Professor Thomas W. Simon entitled "Control Systems and Teleological Systems." Covers very lightly rubbed, small stain on rear cover not affecting interior, else fine. VERY GOOD. Behavioral Science is the Journal of the Society for General Systems Research. . Periodical. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

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Man: His First Two Million Years: A Brief Introduction to Anthropology

By: Montagu, Ashley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1969

Edition: -. 1

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26232

Condition: Near Fine in Good+ dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by author on ffep. Full grey cloth, silver lettering on dark blue panel on spine. Illustrated with B&W drawings. . Volume shows only mild shelf-wear, small puncture in cloth binding near edge of spine, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly worn and foxed. NEAR FINE/GOOD+.. 8vo 8" - 9" tall. vi, (iv), 262 pp. Signed by Author View more info

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The Concept of Race

By: Montagu, Ashley (Editor)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: NY and London, The Free Press of Glencoe / Collier-Macmillan Limited: 1964

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 26237

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Signed and inscribed by editor on ffep. Publisher's full red cloth, gilt lettering on spine, tan endpapers., t.e.g. (red), fore-edge deckle. . Corners bumped, bottom of front board and heel of spine very lightly sunned, else fine. Unclipped dust jacket is lightly chipped and worn, mostly around corners and head and heel of spine. NEAR FINE/VERY GOOD+. . 8vo 8" - 9" tall. xviii, 270 pp. Signed by Editor View more info

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The Gentle Tasaday A Stone Age People in the Philippine Rain Forest

By: Nance, John J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Harcourt Brace: 1975

Edition: Book Club Edition. First Edition

Seller ID: 19513

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Publisher's full green cloth, gilt lettering on spine, fore-edge deckle. Generously illustrated with dozens of B&W photographs. Foreword bt Charles A. Lindbergh.. The volume is in very good condition with only minor stains on the top edge, not affecting any text or photographs, otherwise unmarked, tight, square, and clean. The dust jacket, now in Mylar, is moderately worn with minor loss at the head and heel of the spine. VERY GOOD/GOOD+. . Book Club Edition. B&W Phot... View more info