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Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 142: The Contemporary Culture of the Cahita Indians

By: Beals, Ralph L.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Smithsonian Institution: 1945

Seller ID: EW1738

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps, stickers, and labels. Textblock is very clean and tight. Original printed green wraps , lightly edge and corner worn with light wear along the lightly sunned spine; 244p., including index. View more info

Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 98: Tales of the Cochiti Indians

By: Benedict, Ruth

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution: 1931

Seller ID: EW2988

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy lightly marked and stamped; Textblock is very clean and ight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light shelf wear at the base of the spine. 256p. View more info

Observations Sur Les Remparts De Bactres: Extrait De Monuments Preislamiques D'Afghanistan (Memoires De La delegation Archeologique Francaise En Afghanistan. Tome XIX)

By: Berre, Marc Le; Schlumberger, Daniel

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Paris, France, Librairie C. Klincksieck: 1964

Seller ID: SB9512

Condition: Very Good


French language. Textblock is in excellent condition, clean and tight, b&w plates. Minor character wear to the binding, being slight spots with moisture stains on front cover, a couple minor smudges and definately slight shelf wear and creased corners. Pages 67-104. View more info

The Last Cannibals

By: Bjerre, Jens; Bannister, Estrid (translated from the Danish by)

Price: $7.71

Publisher: NY, William Morrow & Co.: 1957

Seller ID: SJ4427

Condition: Very Good


Textblock and binding is clean and tight. moderately rubbed, unclipped dust jacket, lightly sunned spine. Small chip on back bottom edge; 192pp. View more info

The Land of the Pheasant and the Deer, Folksong of the Maya

By: Bolio, Antonio Mediz

Price: $45.54

Publisher: Mexico, Editorial "CULTURA": 1935

Seller ID: 08585

Condition: Good


Book block clean; slightly shaken at hinge. Two pages stained at top edge; covers rubbed with edges and corners bumped, scuffed and frayed; 3/4" piece of spine missing at top edge. lightly hand-soiled. View more info

Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 178: Index to Bulletins 1-100 of the Bureau of American Ethnology: With Indes to Contributions to North American Ethnology, Introductions, and Miscellaneous Publications

By: Bonnerjea, Biren (by)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., United States Governement Printing Office: 1963

Seller ID: SB10014

Condition: Fine


Gift quality. Immaculate and tight. Minor shelf scuffing to back cover. 726p. View more info

The Heart of the Sky: Travels Among the Maya

By: Canby, Peter

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins Publishers: 1980

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: SB4171

ISBN: 006016705X

Condition: Very Good+


Remainder marked along the bottom edge, else very clean and tight textblock and binding. boards are lightly worn and bumped at the corners; unclipped dust jacket with minimal extremity wear. 368p., including selected bibliography and index. View more info

The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamen

By: Carter, Howard; Mace, A. C.; White, Jon Manchip (new Introduction by)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications, Inc.: 1977

Edition: Dover Edition

Seller ID: SJ3757

ISBN: 0486235009

Condition: Very Good


previous owner's inked name on ffep, otherwise extremely clean and tight. moderately edge and spine worn. 231pp., including index. View more info

King Mombo

By: Chaillu, Paul Du

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1913

Seller ID: SB1620

Condition: Very Good


Previous owner's bookplate on fep, previous owner's inked name/date on ffep, else clean and tight. Light fraying at edges and corners, light shelf wear and light to moderate character soiling of back cover. 225p. View more info

Cheyennes and Horse Soldiers: The 1857 Expedition and the Battle of Solomon's Fork

By: Chalfant, William Y.; Utley, Robert M. (foreword)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Norman, University Of Oklahoma Press: 1990

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: SB1463

ISBN: 0806121947

Condition: Near Fine


Previous owner's inked writing on ffep, else gift quality copy in unclipped, lightly worn dust jacket! 415p., including bibliography and index. View more info

Les Arts Indigenes En Nouvelle-Guinee

By: Chauvet, Stephen

Price: $650.00

Publisher: Paris, Societe D'Editions Geographiques, Maritimes et Coloniales: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SB7557

Condition: Very Good


Retired library with usual stamps, stickers, labels, markings, and rear withdrawn pockets. Originally a paperback copy rebound in plain, unadorned, green library buckram, bound with original front and rear covers still intact. Text in French; language. Moderately shelf soiled and slightly shelf worn binding. 316p of text, plus 114p. of plates. plus another 34p. of notes. Some pages edges are lightly bumped and corner-creased. View more info

Ethnic Relations in the Chiapas Highlands of Mexico

By: Colby, Benjamin N.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Santa Fe NM, Museum of New Mexico Press: 1966

Seller ID: 21483

Condition: Very Good


organization ink-stamped on title page; text block clean and tight in lightly to moderately worn binding. 76 pp. View more info

Primitive Methods of Working Stone Based on Experiments of Halvor L. Skavlem

By: Collie, George L. (Director, Logan Museum); Skavlem, Halvor L.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Friend, KS, Kitchen Table Publishers:

Seller ID: SJ3956

Condition: Very Good


mimeographed reprint with only fair quality photographic reproduction; no date of publication; textblock is very clean and tight; blue wraps; Sunning along spine on front and back. Small round moisture stain on front cover, minimal edge wear. 143pp., including conclusion and bibliography. View more info

Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 101: a Survey of Prehistoric Sites in the Region of Flagstaff, Arizona

By: Colton, Harold S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution: 1932

Seller ID: EW2994

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy lightly marked and stamped; Textblock is very clean and ight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light shelf wear at the base of the spine. 68p., including index. View more info

Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 106: Ethnographical Survey of the Miskito and Sumu Indians of Honduras and Nicaragua

By: Conzemius. Eduard

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution: 1932

Seller ID: EW2982

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy lightly marked and stamped; Some light annotating on pages 22 and 23, otherwise the textblock is very clean and tight. Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light shelf wear at the base of the spine. 191p., including index. View more info

Aztec Ruins National Monument, New Mexico [National Park Service Handbook No. 36]

By: Corbett, John M.

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Washington, DC, United States Department of the Interior: 1962

Seller ID: AC2621

Condition: Very Good+


Very clean and tight textblock with minimal edge wear. 66p. View more info

In Search of The Primitive

By: Cotlow, Lewis

Price: $5.77

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown and Co.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 01534AN

Condition: Good


Spine shaken, usual library stamps and labels, else clean and tight. Spine cloth faded, corners bumped, edges rubbed. Excellent reading/working copy. View more info

Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 147: Journal of an Expedition to the Mauvaises Terres and the Upper Missouri in 1850

By: Culbertson, Thaddeus A.; Edited By John Francis McDermott

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution: 1952

Seller ID: EW3007

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy minimally marked. Textblock is very clean and tight; Covers slightly edge and corner worn; some light shelf wear at the base of the spine. 164p., inluding index. View more info

The Question of Roman Influence in Gandharaa Art: Numismatic Evidence: Estratto Da: Rivista Italiana Di Numismatica, LXXIX, 1977

By: Dar, Saifru Rahman

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Centro Grafico Linate: 1977

Inscription: Inscribed & Signed by Author

Seller ID: SB9513

Condition: Very Good


An excerpt from Rivista Italiana di Numismatica, LXXIX, 1977; Author's ink inscription at upper corner of title page, otherwise textblock is very clean and tight. Light folding to the corners, minor wear to head of spine. 89pp., including appendix. View more info

Studies on the Ice Age in India and Associated Human Cultures Publication 439

By: De Terra, Hellmut; Paterson, T.T.; De Chardin, P. Teihard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Carnegie Institution of Washington: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: EW575

Condition: Very Good


Retired library copy with the usual stamps, stickers and labels. The textblock is very clean and tight, the edges are lightly worn. 354p., including index. The geologic and archaeologic results of a 1935 expedition sponsored by the Carnegie Institution, in an attempt to understand the Ice Age cycle in the Himalaya and to unravel the Pleistocene history of Stone Age man in the other parts of India. The expedition was carried out under the direction of Hellmutt de Terra and T.T. Paterson. A heavy volume that will require additional postage costs if shipped outside the U.S. View more info