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1 Anderson, Richard L.

Art in Primitive Societies
U. S. A.
Prentice-Hall
1979
0130481084 / 9780130481085

Soft Cover
Good



Illlustrated

Edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS15380

Price: 6.91 USD
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2 Appell, G.N.

The Societies of Borneo (Explorations in the Theory of Cognatic Social Structure)
U. S. A.
American Anthropological Association
1976


Soft Cover
Good to Very Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18381

Price: 15.99 USD
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3 Ardrey, Robert

African Genesis
U. S. A.
Dell Books
1970


Mass Market Paperback
Fair to Good



Illlustrated

Edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some age toning,& the book is slightly bent, otherwise still a fair reading copy
NS16643

Price: 6.99 USD
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4 Ardrey, Robert

The Social Contract
USA
Delta
1970


Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

An inquiry into the evolutionary sources of order and disorder. Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, some underlining of various passages otherwise still a good solid reading copy
082600

Price: 14.49 USD
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5 Bastien, Joseph W.

Mountain of the Condor: Metaphor and Ritual in an Andean Ayllu
Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A.
West Pub Co
1978
0829901752 / 9780829901757
First Edition
Hard Cover
Very Good
No Jacket


Illlustrated

Hardcover 1st edition - Some shelf and edgewear, otherwise a good clean solid copy.
NS18426

Price: 12.50 USD
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6 Beals, Alan R.

Gopalpur; A South Indian Village.
Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.
Harcourt College Pub
1980
0030453712 / 9780030453717

Soft Cover
Very Good





Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy - part of the renowned series of books entitled Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology with general editors George and Louise Spindler.
090220

Price: 7.91 USD
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7 Benedict, Ruth

Patterns of Culture
New York
Mentor Books
1960


Mass Market Paperback
Fair





The famous analysis of our society as related to primitive civilizations. 254 pgs w/index, minor chipping and creasing of covers, interior contains annotations and has a split binding, otherwise sitll an acceptable REFERENCE COPY ONLY
081786

Price: 6.99 USD
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8 Ceram, C.W.

Gods, Graves and Scholars : The Story of Archaeology
NY
Alfred A Knopf
1959


Hard Cover
Very Good





Hardcover - attractive dark blue covers - but there is a binding defect from the publisher where the covers are upside down. You can't tell until you open the book, and of course there is absolutely no problem reading it. Otherwise minor shelfwear and light sunning of spine, all else fine
096768

Price: 9.99 USD
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9 Chagnon, Napoleon A.

Studying the Yanomamo
Fort Worth, Texas, U.S.A.
Holt Rinehart & Winston
1974
0030812445 / 9780030812446

Soft Cover
Good



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18393

Price: 11.50 USD
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10 Chetwynd, Tom

A Dictionary of Sacred Myth : The Language of Your Soul
London
Unwin
1986
0042900131 / 9780042900131

Soft Cover
Fair





Excellent reference work, with the attributes listed in alphabetical order, rathe than just the deities themselves. Ex library and rather heavily read, but this merely reinforces the merit of the book.
092422

Price: 6.99 USD
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11 Cohen, Ronald; Middleton, John

Comparative Political Systems : Studies in the politics of Pre industrial Societies
U. S. A.
Natural History Press
1967


Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18427

Price: 7.99 USD
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12 Critchfield, Richard

The Golden Bowl be Broken Peasant Life in Four Cultures
U. S. A.
Indiana Univ Pr
1973
025320187X / 9780253201874

Soft Cover
Very Good to Good



Illlustrated

Very slight edgewear and faint creasing of spine and covers,as well some light age toning, otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy -
NS18683

Price: 8.99 USD
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13 Cruse, Amy

The Book of Myths
Toronto
Clarke, Irwin
1985


Hard Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Hardcover - a classic in its genre, has been reprinted many times and for good reason. Aside from a touch of shelfwear and former owner's name inside cover, this is a clean bright copy. Date given is 1942, but this is a likely a copy printed in the 1980s
093831

Price: 9.99 USD
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14 Eliade, Mircea

Rites and Symbols of Initiation : The mysteries of Birth and Rebirth
USA
HarperTorch
1958


Soft Cover
Very Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine, interior clean and solid. A look into the almost universal prevalence in human culture of some form of initiatory rite and custom.
097027

Price: 11.51 USD
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15 Emerson, Nathaniel Bright; Emerson, Nathaniel B.

Unwritten Literature of Hawaii: The Sacred Songs of the Hula
U.S.A.
Ai Pohaku Pr
1996
1883528089 / 9781883528089

Soft Cover
As New





A lovely clean fresh copy that appears UNREAD!
097921

Price: 17.20 USD
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16 Fallers, Lloyd

Bantu Bureaucracy
U. S. A.
Phoenix Books
1967


Soft Cover
Good





Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS18357

Price: 6.99 USD
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17 Firth, Raymond

Tikopia Ritual and Belief
USA
Beacon
1967


Soft Cover
Very Good



Illustrated

Light edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy
080389

Price: 17.99 USD
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18 Goody, Jack

The Social Organisation of the Lo Wiili
London
Oxford University Press
1967


Soft Cover
Very Good





2nd edition, 123 pp, indexed. Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy. A detailed study into the life and social organization of the Lo Willi who are situated astride the Black Volta river, in Haute Volta and in Ghana
090186

Price: 17.50 USD
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19 Hostetler, John Andrew

The Hutterites in North America
Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.
Harcourt School
1980
0030453917 / 9780030453915

Soft Cover
Very Good





Minor edgewear otherwise a fine clean tight and bright copy - part of the renowned series of books entitled Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology with general editors George and Louise Spindler.
090226

Price: 7.91 USD
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20 Jesus College (University of Cambridge)

The Relevance Of Models For Social Anthropology
USA
Tavistock
1968
0422724904 / 9780422724906

Soft Cover
Good



Illlustrated

Some edgewear and creasing of spine and covers,as well some light age toning, otherwise still a good reading copy
NS6582

Price: 16.99 USD
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