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LETTERS AND NOTES ON THE MANNERS, CUSTOMS AND CONDITION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS
Written by George Catlin; Peter Matthiessen; C.J. Shepherd.
Stock no. 1821873
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 2009. Nearly fine condition.

"Written during Eight Years' Travel amongst the Wildest Tribes of Indians in North America". Introduced by Matthiessen, edited and abridged by Shepherd. Pale peach cloth. Colour photos throughout. 470 pages. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcae which is lightly bumped at open edges, couple of minor knocks to one side and is lightly scuffed.

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THE VAILALA MADNESS AND OTHER ESSAYS
Written by Francis Edgar Williams; Erik Schwimmer.
Stock no. 2133310
Published by C. Hurst & Company. 1st 1976. Good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. 432 pages. B/w illustrations. Edited by Schwimmer. Anthropological studies in Papua New Guinea. ISBN: 090398346X. Book: Ex-lib, stamps to prelims, else contents very good. Spine split.

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PREHISTORIC MAN AND BEAST
Written by H.N. Hutchinson. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819575
Published by Smith, Elder & Co.. 1st 1896. Almost very good condition.

Blue cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front. 10 b/w plates. xxii and 298 pages including index. Top & tail of spine rubbed with slight fraying and loss of cloth, spine lightly browned. Bookplate to front pastedown. Some scattered foxspots and pencil annotation to margins. All plates present.

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PUKHTUN ECONOMY AND SOCIETY
Written by Akbar Ahmed.
Stock no. 2132338
Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. 1st 1980. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Traditional Structure and Economic Development in a Tribal Society. Based on original fieldwork in the Tribal Areas of the N.W. Frontier Province of Pakistan. Dark blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w plates and maps. 406 pages includes index. ISBN: 0710003897. A fine copy in pictorial wrapper which has faded spine.

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THE TRIBAL WORLD OF VERRIER ELWIN: AN AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Written by Verrier Elwin.
Stock no. 1818873
Published by Oxford University Press. 1st 1964. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Text block lightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly edge-rubbed and a little browned.

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ISLANDS IN TIME: ISLAND SOCIOGEOGRAPHY AND MEDITERRANEAN PREHISTORY
Written by Mark Patton.
Stock no. 1814260
Published by Routledge. 1st 1996. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The ecological and cultural development of prehistoric island societies. Black boards, silver title to spine. ISBN: 0415126592. Name in ink to front pastedown. Pictorial dustwrapper is a little grubby.

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PROBLEMS OF NATURE RESEARCHED AND DISCOVERIES OF GUSTAV JAEGER
Written by Gustav Jaeger; Henry G. Schlichter.
Stock no. 1810844
Published by Williams and Norgate. 1st 1897. Very good condition.

Selected from his published writings. Edited and translated by Schlichter. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. 261 pages. Top and tail of spine shelf-worn. Faded inscription in ink to front pastedown. Title page browned.

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ALL INDIA COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT ON ETHNOBIOLOGY ANNUAL REPORT 1983
No author listed.
Stock no. 1809400
Published by Government Of India. 1983. Very good condition.

An attempt to document the salient achievement made by the AICRPE during the year 1983. A deeper understanding of the impact of increasing population and modernisation on tribal culture in India. Cream cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. 61 pages. Covers creased. Bookplate to inside front cover. Contents clean.

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ALL INDIA COORDINATED RESEARCH PROJECT ON ETHNOBIOLOGY ANNUAL REPORT 1984
No author listed.
Stock no. 1809399
Published by Government Of India. 1984. Very good condition.

An attempt to document the salient achievement made by the AICRPE during the year 1984. A deeper understanding of the impact of increasing population and modernisation on tribal culture in India. Grey cardwraps. Colour & b/w illustrations. iv and 137 pages. Covers creased. Bookplate to front endpaper. Contents clean.

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CLIMATE CHANGE AND CULTURAL DYNAMICS
Written by David G. Anderson; Kirk A. Maasch; Daniel H. Sandweiss.
Stock no. 1805579
Published by Academic Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

A global perspective on mid-holocene transitions. Examining the dynamic relationship between climate and culture during the Mid Holocene in many different parts of the world. Pictorial glazed boards. ISBN: 9780120883905. A nice, clean copy.

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ENCHANTING WILDERNESS
Written by Hans Tolten.
Stock no. 592306
Published by Selwyn & Blount. 1936. Very good condition.

Adventures in darkest South America, Argentina. Black cloth, green titles. B/w photos. Book: Inscription in ink to front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots throughout.

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BOUM-LE-GRAND VILLAGE D'IRO
Written by Claude Pairault.
Stock no. 587225
Published by Institut D'Ethnologie. 1st 1966. Good condition.

Brown cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Text in French. A village in Chad. Book: Ex-lib. Minimal stamps. Contents very good indeed. Covers badly dampstained.

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