Category: Anthropology


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MAGIC AND RELIGION. Their Psychological Nature, Origin, and Function.

By: Vetter, George B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Philosophical Library, (c. 1958)

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Signed

Thick octavo, blue cloth covers, [xiv] 555 pages. Eight black and white plates. Includes footnotes and index. Cover corners slightly bumped. Dust jacket has light chipping at edges. Inscribed by the author "For Professor Francis L. K. Hsu." Hsu was the former head of the Anthropology Department at Northwestern University. 110205A View more info

MAN INTO WOLF. An Anthropoloogical Interpretation of Sadism, Masochism and Lycanthropy

By: Eisler, Robert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Spring Books,,

Pages 284, octavo, hardcover. A Lecture Delivered At a Meeting of the Royal Society of Medicine. With an introduction by Sir David K. Henderson. Includes extensive notes, index. Blue cloth covers, slightly sunned, Very Good. Dust jacket has a little browning at spine, Good. 010608A View more info


By: Steiner, Franz.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Cohen & West Ltd., 1956

Edition: first edition

Octavo, tan cloth covers, 154 pages. Includes bibliography, index. Ex-library (non-circulating) with stamps. 122615A View more info

TAKASHIMA. A Japanese Fishing Community.

By: Norbeck, Edward

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Salt Lake City, University of Utah Press, 1954

Edition: first printing, as stated.

Octavo, blue cloth covers with pictorial design printed in black. 232 pages plus colophon. Includes black and white photo reproductions, glossary, bibliography, and index. One cover corner bumped. Former owner signature and name stamp of Francis Hsu (anthropology professor Francis L.K. Hsu) on endpapers, and his underlinings and notes in text. 092715A View more info

THE ROAD TO ELEUSIS. Unveiling the Secret of the Mysteries.

By: Wasson, R. Gordon, Albert Hofmann, and Carl A. P. Ruck

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, A Hermes Press Book. William Dailey Rare Books Ltd., 1998

Edition: Second edition, Twentieth Anniversary Edition

Octavo, 149 Pages. Preface by Huston Smith. Hindsight by Carl Ruck. Entheogens by Carl Ruck, Jeremy Bigwood, Danny Staples, Jonathan Ott, & R. G. Wasson. Afterword by Albert Hofmann. Illustrations in half-tone and color. Book and dust jacket are in Fine condition. 070400A View more info