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Das Geschlechtleben der Japaner
Das Geschlechtleben der Japaner
by Friedrich S. Krauss
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Liepzig: Ethnologischer Verlag 1911. 4to. 314pp., 256 black & white plates. Text in German. Blue cloth over boards. Binding lightly rubbed & bumped; hinges weak. Foxing to text. A German anthropological study on Japanese sexuality. Good Only condition... (read more)

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Yesterday and Today: The Holy Land and Egypt, with the Life, Works, and Travels of David Roberts, R. A., 3 Volumes
Yesterday and Today: The Holy Land and Egypt, with the Life, Works, and Travels of David Roberts, R. A., 3 Volumes
by David Roberts
About the Author
Journalist Fabio Bourbon has written numerous books including, most recently, The Holy Land White Star Guide. Antonio Attini is the photographer for several White Star titles.... (read more)

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The Book of the Dead: A Collection of Spells, 2 Volumes, Limited Edition
The Book of the Dead: A Collection of Spells, 2 Volumes, Limited Edition
by Raymond O. Faulkner
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New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1970 Limited edition, number 1370 of 1500 produced. 2 volumes in paper covered slipcase. Folios, full decorated cloth over boards. Tears & some loss to paper of slipcase at fore edge. Near Fine Condition in a good... (read more)

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Rock Paintings of Southern Rhodesia
Rock Paintings of Southern Rhodesia
by Henri Breuil
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Clairvaux: The Singer-Polignac Foundation through The Trianon Press, 1966. Folio, 29 x 37.5 cm. 1st edition. Bound in green cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt. With numerous plates throughout in black-and-white and color. Boards edgeworn; corners... (read more)

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The Tomb of Ramesses VI: Egyptian Religious Texts and Representations, 2 Volumes
The Tomb of Ramesses VI: Egyptian Religious Texts and Representations, 2 Volumes
by Alexandre Piankoff
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(New York): Pantheon Books, (1954). 2 volumes, 26 x 32 cm. Bollingen Series XL. Volume I is bound in tan cloth with brown cloth backstrips stamped in gilt, and contains several black-and-white fold-out illustrations; volume II consists of loose black-and-... (read more)

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Cave Hunting: Researches on the Evidence of Caves Respecting the Early Inhabitants of Europe 1st Edition
Cave Hunting: Researches on the Evidence of Caves Respecting the Early Inhabitants of Europe 1st Edition
by W. Boyd Dawkins
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London: Macmillan & Co., 1874 First edition. 8vo., xix, 455pp. Full decorated publisher's cloth, ruled in gilt & black. Top edge gilt. Complete with color frontis. Illustrated throughout. Binding worn, soiled & frayed, with loss at head & tail of spine... (read more)

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The Monuments and Inscriptions of Tikal: The Carved Monuments: Tikal Report No. 33, Part A
The Monuments and Inscriptions of Tikal: The Carved Monuments: Tikal Report No. 33, Part A
by Christopher Jones and Linton Satterthwaite
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(Philadelphia): The University Museum, 1982 8.5 x 11" Full green cloth stamped in gilt. Text printed in columns. Black & white line drawings & photos. Front board scuffed at fore-edge; boards slightly bowed; light soiling to the lower edge of the text... (read more)

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The Aleutian and Commander Islands and Their Inhabitants 1st Edition
The Aleutian and Commander Islands and Their Inhabitants 1st Edition
by Ales Hrdlicka
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Philadelphia: The Wistar Institute of Anatomy and Biology, 1945. Quarto, 18.5 x 26 cm, 630pp. First edition. Bound in blue cloth stamped in gilt. Binding rubbed and worn at the extremities; lower corners bumped; light soiling and foxing to the text block... (read more)

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The Athenian Acropolis: History, Mythology, and Archaelolgy from the Neolithic Era to the Present
The Athenian Acropolis: History, Mythology, and Archaelolgy from the Neolithic Era to the Present
by Jeffrey M. Hurwit
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Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, (1999). Softcover, 21.5 x 28 cm, 384pp. Wrappers and text block lightly rubbed and edgeworn. Very Good condition. JI... (read more)

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Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family
Systems of Consanguinity and Affinity of the Human Family
by Lewis H Morgan
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Washington City The Smithsonian Institution 1871. Paper covered boards and cloth spine very worn at all edges. Front gutter is split and back board is broken. Internally very clean and most of the pages remain uncut. Morgan's work with the Iroquois and... (read more)

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The Titanotheres of Ancient Wyoming, Dakota, and Nebraska, 2 Volumes
The Titanotheres of Ancient Wyoming, Dakota, and Nebraska, 2 Volumes
by Henry Fairfield Osborn
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Washington, D.C.: United States Government Printing Office, 1929. 2 quarto volumes, 23 x 29.5 cm. Ex-library, with numerous stamps and markings. Bound in black cloth library bindings, spines stamped in gilt. With color frontispiece and numerous black... (read more)

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Windmill Hill and Avebury: Excavations by Alexander Keiller 1925-1939
Windmill Hill and Avebury: Excavations by Alexander Keiller 1925-1939
by Alexander Keiller
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Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1965. Quarto, 22.5 x 28.5 cm, 265pp. 1st edition. Original gray cloth over boards, spine stamped in gilt; no dust jacket; contains five fold-out maps and numerous black-and-white illustration plates. Boards rubbed and lightly... (read more)

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White Indians of Darien
White Indians of Darien
by Richard Oglesby Marsh
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New York: G P Putnam's Sons, (1934). 8vo., (6), 276pp. Full orange cloth, map endpapers. Complete with frontis & 11 tipped in plates. Cloth rubbed, lightly soiled. Spine darkened. Stamp of former owner on front paste down. Plate at p. 72 detached but... (read more)

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The Eastern Timbira
The Eastern Timbira
by Curt Nimuendaju
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Berkeley: University of California Press, (1946). 18 x 26.5 cm, 357pp. Bound in light blue cloth, spine stamped in gilt. Includes a folding map and a section of black-and-white plates at rear. Binding lightly edgeworn; boards bowed; light dampstaining to... (read more)

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Pictorial Dictionary of Ancient Rome, 2 Volumes
Pictorial Dictionary of Ancient Rome, 2 Volumes
by Ernest Nash
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London: Thames and Hudson, (1968). 2 volumes, 22 x 29.5 cm. Revised edition. Bound in full blue cloth, spines and front boards stamped in gilt. Black & white photos throughout. Bindings and text block edges lightly rubbed and soiled; names in ink to both... (read more)

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Le Renard Pale, Tome I: Le Mythe Cosmogonique
Le Renard Pale, Tome I: Le Mythe Cosmogonique
by Marcel Griaule and Germaine Dieterlen
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Paris: Institut d'Ethnologie, 1965. Octavo, 15 x 24 cm, 544pp. Text in French. Softcover in paper wrappers with illustrated dust jacket. With numerous illustrations, including 3 folding plates. Upper corner of text block bumped; pages toned; a few... (read more)

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Anthropological Analysis of Food-Getting Technology
Anthropological Analysis of Food-Getting Technology
by Wendell H. Oswalt
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New York: John Wiley & Sons, (1976). Octavo, 15 x 22.5 cm. xvi 310pp. First edition. Signed by the author on the title page. Publisher's textured cloth over boards; boards and stamped in gilt. Portrait frontispiece in black & white. Boards edgeworn... (read more)

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A Comparative Study of the Mayas and the Lacandones
A Comparative Study of the Mayas and the Lacandones
by Alfred M. Tozzer
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New York: Macmillan Company, 1907 8vo., xx, 195pp. With 29 black & white photographic plates at the rear. Rebound in three-quarters leather, marbled paper over boards. Binding lightly rubbed & worn. Ink inscription to first blank. Text is age-toned... (read more)

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The Australopithecine Face
The Australopithecine Face
by Yoel Rak
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New York: Academic Press, 1983. 19.5 x 24 cm, 169pp. First edition. Bound in brown cloth stamped in gilt. Black-and-white illustrations throughout. Spine slightly cocked; light soiling to the rear free endpaper. Dust jacket edgeworn; rear flap creased... (read more)

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The Fossils of China
The Fossils of China
by Zhang He
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[No Place]: Science Press, [2001] Large 8vo. Brown cloth over boards, pictorial dust jacket. Text in Chinese & English. Illustrated throughout with color photographs. Extremities lightly worn, light soiling to prelims. Very Good Condition in a very good... (read more)

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