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Consuming Passions:  The Anthropology of Eating, Armelagos, George; Farb, Peter
1 Armelagos, George; Farb, Peter Consuming Passions: The Anthropology of Eating
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1980 0395294487 / 9780395294482 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered. 
Index, notes, bibliography. Possibly inscribed by author George Armelagos on front free endpaper. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Ceremony: an Anthropologist's Misadventures in the African Bush, Barley, Nigel
2 Barley, Nigel Ceremony: an Anthropologist's Misadventures in the African Bush
NY Henry Holt & Company 1986 0805001425 / 9780805001426 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Jacket lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. Several pages of photographs. 
8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 159 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Our Wealth is Loving Each Other:   Self and Society in Fiji, Brison, Karen J.
3 Brison, Karen J. Our Wealth is Loving Each Other: Self and Society in Fiji
Lanham, MD Lexington Books 2007 0739114883 / 9780739114889 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly scuffed. 
Review slip laid in. "Explores the fluid and context-bound nature of cultural and personal identity among indigenous Fijians. While national identity in Fiji is often defined in opposition to the West through reference to a romanticized pre-modern tradition, individual Fijians are often more concerned with defining their identity vis-a-vis other villagers and other groups within Fiji." (from review slip). ; 172 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Exotic White Man:  An Alien in Asian and African Art, Burland, Cottie A.
4 Burland, Cottie A. The Exotic White Man: An Alien in Asian and African Art
NY McGraw-Hill Book Company 1969 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket tattered. 
Red cloth binding. Bibliography. Photographs by Werner Forman, including some in color. The anthropologist author analyzes how white people were viewed through art by various non-European cultures from the 15th century through the beginning of the 20th century. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 140 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Folk Jewelry of The World, Daniels, Ger
5 Daniels, Ger Folk Jewelry of The World
NY Rizzoli 1989 0847810704 / 9780847810703 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket; Binder's defect at lower corner of one page. Illustrated by Daniels, Ger 
Red cloth binding. Foreword by Roelof Munneke. 241 illustrations, many of them full-page color. References, bibliography. A survey of bracelets, nose rings, headdresses, tattoos, earrings, lip pegs, breastplates and other personal adornments from traditional cultures around the world. Just a gorgeous book for anyone interested in anthropology, jewelry design, and the decorative arts. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 200 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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A Place Apart:  An Anthropological Study of the Icelandic World, Hastrup, Kirsten
6 Hastrup, Kirsten A Place Apart: An Anthropological Study of the Icelandic World
Oxford Clarendon Press 1998 0198233809 / 9780198233800 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Index, references, photos. "A rich and reflective representation of Iceland and Icelanders today". ; Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology; 227 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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A Guadalcanal Society The Kaoka Speakers, Hogbin, Ian
7 Hogbin, Ian A Guadalcanal Society The Kaoka Speakers
NY Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1965 Later Printing Softcover Good with no dust jacket; Covers scuffed, stain at lower corner of text, underlining. 
Photos, references, glossary. Library of Congress number 64-12153.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 103 pages 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Morne-Paysan, Peasant Village in Martinique, Horowitz, Michael M.
8 Horowitz, Michael M. Morne-Paysan, Peasant Village in Martinique
NY Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1967 0030644550 / 9780030644559 First Printing Softcover Good with no dust jacket; Frontispiece map colored in, underlined, covers scuffed. 
Photos, references, glossary. Library of Congress number 67-17089. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 114 pages 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Eve's Stepchildren:  A Collection of Folk Americana, Jones, Lealon N. (editor)
9 Jones, Lealon N. (editor) Eve's Stepchildren: A Collection of Folk Americana
Caldwell, ID The Caxton Press 1942 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Pages toned, jacket price-clipped, rubbed and tattered. 
Yellow cloth binding. Index, many photos. List of publisher's titles printed on verso of jacket. A collection of articles written by various authors about the folk of different regions of the United States, including the Arkansas Ozarks, hop pickers of the Pacific Northwest, the "plantation Negro" settlement surrounding Archibald Rutledge's South Carolina lands, Hungarian immigrant wheat farmers, Tennessee sharecroppers, Francophone lumberjacks in Maine, Kentucky snake handlers, Navajo shepherds, etc. Authors include Josephine Johnson, Barbara Elgin, Samuel Richardson Davenport, Weldon Stone, Herbert Krause and Vest C. Myers, among others. Frontispiece photo of Navajo man credited to Barry Goldwater, Phoenix, Arizona. ; 319 pages 
Price: 40.00 USD
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The Anthropologists' Cookbook, Kuper, Jessica (editor)
10 Kuper, Jessica (editor) The Anthropologists' Cookbook
NY Universe Publishing 1977 0876639716 / 9780876639719 First Paperback Edition Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket; Covers lightly scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. Illustrated by Joan Koster 
Introduction by Mary Douglas. A compendium of anthropological research and tasty recipes for obscure foods from around the globe. ; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall; 230 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
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Alone with the Hairy Ainu:   Or, 3800 Miles on a Pack Saddle in Yezo and a Cruise to the Kurile Islands, Landor, Arnold H. Savage
11 Landor, Arnold H. Savage Alone with the Hairy Ainu: Or, 3800 Miles on a Pack Saddle in Yezo and a Cruise to the Kurile Islands
NY Johnson Reprint Corp 1970 0384312403 / 9780384312401 Reprint Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Green cloth binding. Index, appendices, folding map at rear of Yezo Island (Hokkaido) and the Kurile Islands, where Landor traveled among the indigenous (and hirsute) Ainu people of northernmost Japan. A facsimile of the 1893 edition of this work. ; Landmarks in Anthropology; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 325 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Namkwa:  Life Among the Bushmen, Lee, Marshall; Heinz, Hans-Joachin
12 Lee, Marshall; Heinz, Hans-Joachin Namkwa: Life Among the Bushmen
Boston Houghton Mifflin 1979 039527611X / 9780395276112 First Printing Hardcover Very Good in Good dust jacket; Jacket scuffed, else a clean, tight copy. 
Foreword by Margaret Mead. Black cloth binding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 272 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Places of Encounter: in Memoriam Borut Brumen, Mursic, Rajko; Repic, Jaka
13 Mursic, Rajko; Repic, Jaka Places of Encounter: in Memoriam Borut Brumen
Ljubljana, Slovenia University of Ljubljana 2007 961237208X / 9789612372088 Softcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Softcover with French Flaps. Index. A collection of papers analyzing the life and work of the Slovenian ethnologist, stemming from a 2006 memorial symposium. Text in English. ; 333 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Hidden Worlds of Polynesia:  The Chronicle of an Archaeological Expedition to Nuku Hiva in the Marquesas Islands, Suggs, Robert C.
14 Suggs, Robert C. Hidden Worlds of Polynesia: The Chronicle of an Archaeological Expedition to Nuku Hiva in the Marquesas Islands
NY Harcourt, Brace and World 1962 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket; Usual library stamps and markings, in library jacket protector with jacket flaps glued to endpapers. 
Library of Congress number 62-9445. Several pages of photos. ; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 247 pages 
Price: 9.00 USD
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