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1 Malay Customs and Traditions
Alhady, Alwi Bin Sheikh Donald Moore for Eastern Universities Press Ltd Singapore 1962 Soft cover Good Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Softback with card covers. Some reading creases to the spine. Pages have significantly browned / darkened. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. A small greasy mark on the title page and copyright page. Binding is firm. Good condition. Subjects include customs, piercings, marriages, funerals, language etiquette and laws. pp. xv, 128. 105635 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
16 Ilonka Speaks of Hungary: Personal Impressions and an Interpretation of the National Character
Brophy, John Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd London 1936 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. 2nd impression. Original red boards. Faded at the spine and small light mark to the rear board. Two gift inscriptions and a separate owner's name and date on the front endpapers and pastedown. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and light occasional spots to pages. pp. 256, 32. 307046 
Price: 21.00 GBP

 
 
2 The Urgent West: An Introduction to the Idea of the United States
Allen, Walter John Baker 1969 0212998293 / 9780212998296 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original green boards; some rubs to the boards. Otherwise in nice, clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. 244pp. 305194 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
17 The Evolution of Society (The Thinker's Library, No. 122)
Brown, J. A. C. Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1947 First Edition Hardcover Good Very Good Book 16mo - over 5 - 6" tall 
Original red boards. First edition. The boards are rubbed at the base of the spine and there is a short tear in the boards at the base of the spine. The binding is otherwise firm. There is some light foxing to the endpapers and outer closed textblock edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 184pp. The dust jacket has some minor rubs and nicks to the edges but is otherwise bright and clean. Front flap of the DJ not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105109 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
3 Gifts and Poison: The Politics of Reputation
Bailey, F. G. (edited by) Basil Blackwell Oxford 1971 0631138005 / 9780631138006 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original green boards. Binding firm. In very good clean condition throughout. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. vi, 318. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105628 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
18 Chinese Creeds and Customs, Volume II
Burkhardt, V. R. ; with illustrations by the author The South China Morning Post Ltd Hong Kong 1959 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
6th impression. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. Top edge black. Binding firm and pages nice and clean. Previous owner's name and date in pencil on the front endpaper. Dust jacket bright and clean but has been trimmed a bit short at the top edge - the jacket is too short for the boards. pp. 201, ix. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105347 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
4 More Ancestral Images: A Second Hong Kong Album
Baker, Hugh SCMP - South China Morning Post 1980 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Both the book and dust jacket are in very good clean condition. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket has slightly faded at the spine. pp. viii, [4], 164. 308374 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
19 Chinese Creeds and Customs, Volume III
Burkhardt, V. R. ; with illustrations by the author The South China Morning Post Ltd Hong Kong 1960 Hardcover Very Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
3rd edition. Hardback with dust jacket. Original red boards with black titles. Spine ends and corners bumped. Top edge black. Previous owner's name and date in pencil on the front endpaper. Pages clean and binding firm. A previous owner has repaired a few short tears to the dust jacket edges and reinforced the underside of the jacket at the base of the spine. Looks like acid-free tissue has been used for the repairs. The dust jacket has also been trimmed a bit short at the top edge. pp. 164, [4], vii, The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105346 
Price: 7.50 GBP

 
 
5 Evidence of Things Not Seen
Baldwin, James Michael Joseph London 1986 0718127161 / 9780718127169 Hardback Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
First UK edition. Original black boards. A very good condition copy of Baldwin's book about the Atlanta child murders of 1979-1981. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Dust jacket not price clipped. pp. xiv, 125. The dust jacket is slightly faded at the spine. 053954 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
20 Primitive Labour
Buxton, L. H. Dudley Methuen & Co Ltd Essex Street, London 1924 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original dark green boards. Some light foxing to pages and pages are age-toned / slightly tanned. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992) and bears his signature and date (1928) on the front endpaper. pp. viii, 272. 105729 
Price: 9.00 GBP

 
 
6 Dancers of God
Ballif, Noel ; translated from the French by James Cameron Sidgwick & Jackson London 1955 First Thus Hard Cover Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards; minor bump at the base of the spine. Significant foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges and light foxing to endpapers and pastedowns. The binding is firm and pages clean. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. The dust jacket is lightly rubbed at the edges, with a few short nicks. Front flap of the dust jacket not price clipped. pp. 213. 012899 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
21 The Pitt-Rivers Museum, Farnham: General Handbook
Buxton, L. H. Dudley (edited by) Farnham Museum 1929 First Edition Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 12mo - over 6 - 7" tall 
Hardback without dust jacket. Original grey boards. Darkened spine, with a couple of marks to the spine. Some foxing to the outer closed textblock page edges. Binding firm. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992) and bears his signature in pencil on the front endpaper. pp. 63, plates. 105746 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
 
7 Power and Protest in American Life
Barbrook, Alec ; Bolt, Christine Martin Robertson Oxford 1980 0855201320 / 9780855201326 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Original red boards. Book and dust jacket both in very good clean condition. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is supplied in a loose archival protective film sleeve (does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way). 21.5cm. 375pp. 300978 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
22 A Tribal Survey of Mongalla Province
By Members of the Province Staff and Church Missionary Society ; edited by L. F. Nalder Negro Universities Press New York 1970 0837128625 / 9780837128627 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Reprinted from the original edition of 1937. Hardback without dust jacket. Original brown cloth. In very good - near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. pp. viii, 232. 105417 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
 
8 Nomads of South Persia: The Basseri Tribe of the Khamseh Confederacy
Barth, Fredrik Universitetsforlaget | Allen & Unwin | Humanities Press 1965 Hardcover Very Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Second printing. Hardback without dust jacket. Boards a little rubbed at spine ends and corners. No names, inscriptions or other marks. Has been opened quite heavily at the title page. Binding firm. 159pp + plates, fold out plan. 105406 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
23 Kaulana na Pua: An Hawaiian Album, 1890-1930
Campbell, James Kimo ; Thompson, Pete ; Vorhies, Aleen (editors) Pueo Press California 1976 0917850009 / 9780917850004 First Edition Soft cover Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Soft back. Some light marks to the covers and a reading crease to the spine. First printing. In very good, clean condition inside. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. This collection of photographs, drawn from archival sources, is a record of, and a tribute to, the Hawaiian people and the lives they led as their world changed around them. Photographers include R. J. Baker, Davey, Montano, Theodore Kelsey. Most of the subjects of these portraits were poor, rural folk or tourist-industry workers, now lost to history. pp. 71. 106018 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
9 The Races of Man: Differentiation and Dispersal of Man (Physical Anthropology)
Bean, Robert Bennett The University Society | Chapman & Hall Ltd New York and London 1935 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Black cloth binding, with red titles; boards rubbed at the spine and corners. Contents VG, clean. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. 134pp. 301571 
Price: 7.00 GBP

 
24 The Intermediate Sex
Carpenter, Edward George Allen & Unwin London 1921 Hardback Good Poor 12mo - 7.5" / 19cm tall 
Ownership inscription written on the front endpaper. Some pencil annotation and underlining in the text. The spine leans slightly forward and the pages are lightly tanned. The dustwrapper is worn and misisng large pieces (approx. one third of the whole) from the front cover - now protected inside a removable plastic sleeve. 176pp. 052790 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
10 Lapland
Bernatzik, Hugo A. ; translated from the German by Vivian Ogilvie Travel Book Club London 1938 Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Some foxing to the boards. Some repairs by a previous owner to the underside of the dust jacket, including patching minor loss at the spine ends. Quite heavy foxing to the outer closed textblock edges. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Some light pencil notes and marks in the margins. pp. xvi, 136. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105370 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
25 Yanomamo: The Fierce People (Case Studies in Cultural Anthropology)
Chagnon, Napoleon A. Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1968 Soft cover Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Slight bumps to covers. A few pencil annotations in margins. No names or inscriptions. pp. xiv, 142. 303544 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
11 The Spirits of the Yellow Leaves
Bernatzik, Hugo Adolf; with the collaboration of Emmy Bernatzik ; translated into English by E. W. Dickes Robert Hale Limited London 1958 Hardcover Very Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. There are some very pale marks to the front board (only visible in good light). The binding is firm and pages clean though there are a few minor foxing spots to outer closed textblock page edges. 222pp. The dust jacket is worn - grubby grey-ish marks to the back cover, rubs to edges, short tears and some loss to the top edge of the front cover and the bottom edge of the back cover. Front flap not price clipped. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105302 
Price: 12.50 GBP

 
26 Fenwomen: A Portrait of Women in an English Village
Chamberlain, Mary Virago in association with Quartet Books 1975 0704328003 / 9780704328006 First Edition Hardcover Good Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original purple boards, a little bruised at spine ends. There is a large pale brown stain to the top outer closed textblock edge with a couple of smaller marks to the other edges. Dust jacket flaps are browned. Binding firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. Front flap price clipped. 186pp. A good reading copy. 105319 
Price: 18.50 GBP

 
 
12 The Jungle People: Men, Beasts and Legends of the Moi Country
Bertrand, Gabrielle Robert Hale Limited Old Brompton Road, London 1959 First Edition Hardcover Fair No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. In fair to good condition. An EX-LIBRARY copy with marks from removed labels to the front endpaper and pastedown and a cancelled stamp on the front pastedown. Front board partially faded leaving a dark rectangular patch. A good reading / reference copy. 190pp. 105356 
Price: 6.00 GBP

 
27 Principles of Anthropology
Chapple, Eliot Dismore; Coon, Carleton Stevens Jonathan Cape London 1947 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. First edition. Original green boards. A couple of minor bumps. A little light foxing to the outer closed textblock foredge. Top edge green. The binding is firm. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. The dust jacket is generally greyed/ discoloured. Front flap not price clipped. No previous owner's names or inscriptions. pp. xi, 718. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 052747 
Price: 15.00 GBP

 
 
13 The Trail of the Arctic Nomads
Brandon-Cox, Hugh William Kimber London 1969 0718303415 / 9780718303419 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. Original blue boards. Bumps to the top corners. No previous owner's names, inscriptions or other marks. Binding firm. The dust jacket is worn - creased, rubbed, torn at the edges, with some repairs to the underside by a previous owner. Front flap price clipped. 192pp. The dust jacket is supplied by us in a loose protective clear archival film sleeve. This does not adhere to the book or jacket in any way and protects the jacket against wear. 105360 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
28 From Silence to Sanctuary: A guide to understanding, preventing and responding to abuse
Chevous, Jane SPCK 2004 0281056390 / 9780281056392 Soft cover Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Paperback. In excellent, near fine condition. Clean, tight and unmarked. pp. 187. 307991 
Price: 5.00 GBP

 
 
14 Tribes of the Sahara
Briggs, Lloyd Cabot Harvard University Press Cambridge, Massachusetts 1960 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. An EX-LIBRARY copy, with the usual library marks and stamps. Original red cloth binding, with some light marks to the boards. The binding is firm and pages are nice and clean. A good reading or study copy. pp. xx, 295. 105368 
Price: 8.00 GBP

 
29 Social Evolution
Childe, Prof. V. Gordon Watts & Co. Fleet Street, London 1951 Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback, without dust jacket. Original blue boards. Rubs to the spine edges and ends. Second impression. Based on a series of lectures at the University of Birmingham. From the collection of the archaeologist Christopher Hawkes (1905-1992) and has his signature and date in pencil at the top edge of the front endpaper, with extensive notes throughout the text and to rear pastedown and endpaper in pencil. pp. viii, 184. 307594 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
 
15 The Ascent of Man
Bronowski, Jacob ; with a foreword by Melvyn Bragg The Folio Society London 2012 Hardcover Fine Slipcase Fine Book 4to - over 9 - 12" tall 
Hardback with slipcase - both the book and slipcase are in excellent FINE condition - this copy is still in publisher's shrinkwrap and is as new. Printing /edition not known as this copy is still in shrinkwrap. Illustrated throughout. A HEAVY book - a postage surcharge will apply to delivery destinations outside the UK as this book costs more to send than our standard postage rate will cover. NO additional charges for sending within the UK. 307724 
Price: 20.00 GBP

 
30 Becoming a Woman Through Romance
Christian-Smith, Linda K. Routledge Florence, Kentucky, U.S.A. 1990 0415901030 / 9780415901031 Hardcover Good Very Good Book 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall 
Hardback with dust jacket. A few (very few) pencilled marginal notes and marks. The dust jacket is a little tanned and has a few small closed tears around the edges. pp. 208. 300049 
Price: 10.00 GBP

 
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