Category: Anthropology


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PEOPLES OF THE PHILIPPINES. War Background Studies Number Four (Publication no. 3694)

By: Krieger, Herbert W.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution: 1942

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017730

Condition: Very good

Oxtavo, approx. 5 1/2" by 8 1/2". Stapled booklet, iv+ 86 pages. Includes many black and white photo reproductions, and maps (one folding). Very Good condition. 090617A 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.

Seller ID: 000016354

Condition: Good +

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


By: Steiner, Franz.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, Cohen & West Ltd.: 1956

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016841

Condition: Good +

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

THE NATIVE PEOPLES OF NEW GUINEA. War Background Studies, Number Nine. (Publication 3726)

By: Stirling, M. W.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Institution: 1943

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017729

Condition: Very good

Stapled booklet, approx. 5 1/2' by 8 1/2", with 28 black and white plates. including a map. iv [2] 25 pages. View more info

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

Seller ID: 000017135

Condition: Very good

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

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

Seller ID: 000015947

ISBN: 091514820X

Condition: Fine

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