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Image for Between Continents / Between Seas: Precolumbrian Art of Costa Rica

Between Continents / Between Seas: Precolumbrian Art of Costa Rica

By: Abel-Vidor, Suzanne et al

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 1981: 1981

Book number: 59562

ISBN: 0810907291

Condition: Very Good


PP 240. 333 illustrations including 100 plates in full colour. Essays by twelve archaeologists, art historians and ethnographers. Very good copy in very good dust jacket. View more info

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Passages : Photographs in Africa

By: Beckwith, Carol and Angela Fisher and Robert Morton, editor

Price: £25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N. Abrams, Inc. 2000: 2000

Book number: 55900

ISBN: 0810929481

Condition: Very Good


Presentation copy signed by both photographers on the title page. Large format paperback. Covers slightly edgeworn. Full colour photography throughout. View more info

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Nigerian Body Adornment

By: De Negri, Eve

Price: £30.00

Publisher: Lagos, Nigeria Magazine 1976: 1976

Book number: 55997

Condition: Good


128 pp. Publisher's hardback in dust wrapper. Boards spotted. Dj torn and dampstained but complete. Internally clean. Numerous illustrations. View more info

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A Classical Dictionary of Hindu Mythology and Religion, Geography, History, and literature

By: Dowson, John

Price: £16.50

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1957: 1957

Book number: 38896

Condition: Very Good


xix, 411 pp., Jacket tanned worn and chipped, corners bumped. View more info

Image for The Fuller collection of Pacific Artifacts

The Fuller collection of Pacific Artifacts

By: Force, Roland W. & Maryanne

Price: £125.00

Publisher: London, Lund Humphries 1971: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 48630

ISBN: 0853312818

Condition: Very Good


xvi., 360 pp., Photographs included. Tear on front of Jacket. Fading on the spine and front of jacket. View more info

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Swahili Poetry

By: Harries, Lyndon M.A., Ph.D

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press 1962: 1962

Book number: 59999

Condition: Good


PP xi + 326, ex-library copy in publisher's dark blue cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Selotaped repair to internal hinges minor bumping on edges, library ticket and pastedown in rear. A good only copy. View more info

Image for Barbaren Und Klassiker ein buch von der bildnerei exotischer volker

Barbaren Und Klassiker ein buch von der bildnerei exotischer volker

By: Hausenstein, Wilhelm

Price: £85.00

Publisher: Verlagr Piper und co. Menchen 1923: 1923

Edition: 2nd Printing

Book number: 48629

Condition: Near Fine


169., illustrated pages of photos. 103 pp., Text in German. Good quality. Slight damage to right tophand corner on front page. Gilt lettered dark blue cloth spine, with pale blue paper covered board. Inlaid illustration of a mask. 30 cm tall View more info

Image for Indonesian Ikats / Tenun Ikat

Indonesian Ikats / Tenun Ikat

By: Kartiwa, Suwati

Price: £16.00

Publisher: Jakarta, Penerbit Djambatan 1989: 1989

Edition: Second Edition

Book number: 56271

ISBN: 9794280240

Condition: Very Good


x, 97 pp. Paperback. Slight wear to covers. Colour and b&w illustrations. Dual Indonesian/English text. View more info

Image for The Artisans of Banaras : Popular Culture and Identity, 1880-1986

The Artisans of Banaras : Popular Culture and Identity, 1880-1986

By: Kumar, Nita

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New Jersey, Princeton University Press 1992: 1992

Book number: 43845

ISBN: 0691055319

Condition: Very Good


xix, 279 pp., illustrated in b/w. View more info

Image for Tribes Without Rulers: Studies in African Segmentary Systems.

Tribes Without Rulers: Studies in African Segmentary Systems.

By: Middleton, John and David Tait, editors.

Price: £35.00

Publisher: London, Routledge & Kegan Paul 1958: 1958

Book number: 31769

Condition: Very Good


xi, 234 pp. Maroon cloth with gilt title to spine. Printed dw. Spine very slightly faded. Faint stain along top edge. Preface by E. E. Evans-Pritchard. Essays by six contributors. VG/VG. View more info

Image for Mortuary Practices and Social Differentiation at Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, Number 49

Mortuary Practices and Social Differentiation at Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico. Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona, Number 49

By: Ravesloot, John C.

Price: £12.50

Publisher: Tucson, Arizona, U.S.A., University of Arizona Press 1988: 1988

Book number: 44874

ISBN: 0816510482

Condition: Very Good


xii, 113 pp. Paper wrappers. Illustrations and tables. View more info

Image for Mono-Alu Folklore : Bougainville Strait, Western Solomon Islands

Mono-Alu Folklore : Bougainville Strait, Western Solomon Islands

By: Wheeler, Gerald Camden

Price: £75.00

Publisher: London, George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. 1926: 1926

Edition: First Edition

Book number: 59760

Condition: Very Good


xv, 396 pp. Publisher's green cloth with gilt lettering to spine. In printed dust wrapper. Several long tears to jacket with large loss at spine. Cloth clean. Internally clean. Thesis approved for the Degree of Doctor of Science in the University of London. View more info