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Adair, Mattie A. Folk Tales of New Zealand: The Legends of the Maoris. Selected and Adapted from Early Translations. Illustrations by Vladimir James. Minneapolis: T. S. Denison, 1969. 4th printing. 114 pages. Bibliography. Illustrations. Inscribed and signed by the author and signed by the illustrator on the half-title page. First published in 1966. Very good pictorial hardcover. #23930. $40
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Barth, Fredrik. Ritual and Knowledge among the Baktaman of New Guinea. Oslo, Norway: Universitetsforlaget & New Haven: Yale University Press, 1975. 292 pages. Index. Bibliography. Photographs. Illustrations. 'Analyzes the culture, particularly the ritual life, of a recently contacted aboriginal society--the Baktaman, a nation of 183 persons occupying a tract of mountain rain forest near the center of New Guinea.' - Front jacket blurb. Good hardcover in slightly worn dust jacket. Former owner's name on upper right-hand corner of blank front flyleaf. ISBN 0300018169. #29645. $45
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Beeman, William O. Culture, Performance and Communications in Iran. Introduction by Masao Yamaguchi. Tokyo: Institute for the Study of Language and Cultures of Asia & Africa (ILCAA), 1982. xix, 223 pages. Index. Bibliographical references. Tables. Figures. Performance in Culture, 1. Symbolism and World View in Asia and Africa. Very good stiff wrappers (soft cover). #28409. $80
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Cles-Reden, Sibylle von. Das Versunkene Volk: Welt und Land der Etrusker [The Lost People: The World and Land of the Etruscans]. Frankfurt am Main: Verlag Heinrich Scheffler, 1956. 167 pages. Index. Illustrations. Photographs. Maps. Text in German. Very good hardcover in Very good dust jacket. #20196. $27.50
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Cyr, Donald L., editor. Glastonbury Treasures. Santa Barbara, California: Stonehenge Viewpoint, 1989. 4to (large book). 96 pages. Index. Photographs. Illustrations. Maps. The Best of Stonehenge Viewpoint Series. Stonehenge Viewpoint, 81-82. Investigations in the mysteries of Glastonbury, England. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). #26379. $30
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Downing, Bruce T., and Douglas P. Olney, editors. The Hmong in the West: Observations and Reports. Papers of the 1981 Hmong Research Conference, University of Minnesota. Minneapolis: Southeast Asian Refugee Studies Project, Center for Urban and Regional Affairs, University of Minnesota, 1985. 2d printing. ix, 401 pages. Bibliographical references. Illustrations. Publication No. CURA 82-1. First published in 1982. Good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover); small stain and some soiling on rear cover. Former owner's name on title page. #24438. $150
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Faik-Nzuji, Clementine M. La Puissance du Sacre: L'homme, la nature et l'art en Afrique noire. Illustrations graphiques d'Axelle, Gaetan et Christelle Faik. Preface de K. Herman Beyen. Bruxelles: La Renaissance du Livre, 1993. 1st printing. 4to (large book). 179 pages. Bibliographical references. Color photographs. Illustrations. Maps. Collection Voyages Interieurs. Text in French. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 2804116417. #25097. $90
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Frobenius, Leo, Herausgeber. Volkmarchen der Kabylen. II Band: Das Ungeheuerliche. Jena: Eugen Diederichs, 1922. 293 pages. 3 Bildertafeln (Kabylenzeichnungen). Original book wrapper 'Ein neuer Band Atlantis' laid in. Atlantis: Volksmarchen und Volksdichtungen Afrikas, Band II. Muenchen: Veroffentlichungen des Forschungs-Instituts fur Kulturmorphologie. Text in German. Good decorative hardcover, edges slightly worn and rubbed. Former owner's blind stamp on blank front flyleaf. #25265. $25
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Frobenius, Leo, Herausgeber. Volkmarchen der Kabylen. III Band: Das Fabelhaft. Jena: Eugen Diederichs, 1921. 355 pages. 4 Bildertafeln (Originalzeichnungen von Kabylen). Atlantis: Volksmarchen und Volksdichtungen Afrikas, Band III. Muenchen: Veroffentlichungen des Forschungs-Instituts fur Kulturmorphologie. Text in German. Good decorative hardcover, edges slightly worn and rubbed, top and bottom of spine slightly frayed. Former owner's blind stamp on blank front flyleaf. #25266. $25
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Garoufalis, Dimitris. Odyssey: A Voyage in the Mediterranean of Legend. Translated by Judy Giannakopoulos and Lilia Psarrou. Troy, Greece: Militos Editions, 2006. 4to (large book). 331 pages. Bibliography. Color photographs. Illustrations. Endpaper photographs. A lavish introduction to the Odyssey. Very good hardcover in very good dust jacket. ISBN 9789608460744. #26774. $75
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Gay, Carlo T. E. Chalcacingo. Drawings by Frances Pratt. Portland, Oregon: International Scholarly Book Services, 1972. Folio (large book). 122 pages. 47 figures. 2 Maps. 2 Vertical Outline Plans. 24 plates, 5 of them in color. Inscribed and signed by the authors. On spine: Die Amerikanischer Felsbilder. Rock paintings and petroglyphs in Chalcacingo, state of Guerrero, Mexico, which has an Olmec tradition. Text in English. Very good hardcover. #29512. $40
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Harrazi, Noureddine. Chapiteaux de la grande Mosquee de Kairouan. Volume I: Texte. Volume II: Album, Notes et Contronts. (2 volumes). Tunis: Institut National d'Archeologie et d'Art, 1982. 1st printing. Volume I: 221 pages; Volume II: No pagination, plates. Bibliographical references. Illustrations. Institut National d'Archeologie et d'Art, Bibliotheque Archeologique, Volume IV. Kairouan, also known as Kirwan or al-Qayrawan, is the capital of the Kairouan Governorate in Tunisia. Text in French. Very good large paperbacks (soft cover). #29797. $175
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Hotae, Jeon, Jang Myeong-su, Gang Jong-hun, Nam Yeon-ui, and Yoon Hyo-jeong. The Cheonjeon-Ri Petroglyphs in Ulsan. Translated by Jeong Kim. Seoul, South Korea: Hollym, 2014. 1st edition. 145 pages. Bibliography. Color plates. Illustrations. Folding color plates. Bangudae Petroglyphs Institute, University of Ulsan. Petroglyphs of Korea, 1. Rock paintings and antiquities in South Korea. Text primarily in English, and some in Korean. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 9781565914117. #29911. $30
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Hugh-Jones, Stephen. The Palm and the Pleiades: Initiation and Cosmology in Northwest Amazonia. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1979. 1st printing. xvi, 331 pages. Index. Bibliography. Illustrations. Cambridge Studies in Social Anthropology, 24. Rites, ceremonies, religion and mythology of the Barasana Indians of Colombia, South America. Good hardcover in slightly worn dust jacket; pencil underlining and marginalia. ISBN 0521219523. #29679. $35
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Kushnareva, K. Kh. (Karine Khristoforovna]). The Southern Caucasus in Prehistory: Stages of Cultural and Socioeconomic Development from the Eighth to the Second Millennium B.C. Translated by H. N. Michael. Philadelphia: University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, 1997. 4to. xiv, 279 pages. Bibliography. Illustrations. Maps. University Museum Monograph, 99. Very good hardcover. ISBN 0924171502. #29165. $75
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McKnight, Robert T. Orachl's Drawings. Painting reproductions by Norman Caton, Gordon Danniells, John K. Omelau, Adalbert Obak. Foreword by John deYoung. Saipan, Mariana Islands: Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, Printing and Publication Division, 1970. Reprint. Small 4to (medium-large book). 28 pages. Illustrations. Maps. Micronesian Research Working Papers, 1. First published 1964. Orachl's Drawings, Palauan Rock Paintings. Very good softcover. #22402. $40
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Sircar, D. C. Inscriptions of Asoka. Bound in: Archaeology in India. Delhi: Publications Division, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Government of India, 1957. 84 pages. Bibliography. Illustrations. Frontispiece. Bound in: 'Archaeology in India.' Delhi: Same Publisher, no date. 42 pages. Very good hardcover. It appears that illustration VI, listed in the Table of Contents, was not included in this publication. #25796. $35
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Skar, Harald O., editor. Anthropological Contributions to Planned Change and Development. Gothenburg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, 1985. 1st printing. Small 8vo. iv, 191 pages. Bibliographical references. Illustrations. Map. Gothenburg Studies in Social Anthropology, 8. Distributed in the United States by Humanities Press. ISSN 0348-4076. Very good stiff pictorial wrappers (soft cover). ISBN 9173461563. #29133. $125
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Starr, June. Law and Social Transformation in Aegean Turkey. Introduction by Richard L. Abel. New Delhi, India: Skinnycats, 1979. 304 pages. Index. Bibliography. Good hardcover in frayed and worn dust jacket, upper edges of rear jacket water stained. #27905. $40
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