New York City: Dover, 1958. First. Quarto, unpaginated; G+ condition; Off-white wrappers with black text on spine, front and rear and photo of statuette on covers, pencil notes at top rear cover, few blemishes and general wear; endpapers feature photos of artwork, interior clean and unmarked with 161 plates.
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Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 1967. Quarto, 100 pages; VG- condition; White wrappers with black text on spine and cover and photo of artwork on cover, wrappers curve in, age-toning along edges, foxing to head edge, blemishes to front cover; dark green endpapers with reproductions of engravings, interior slightly age-toned along edges else clean and unmarked.
New York City: Museum of Primitive Art, 1965. Quarto, 126 pages; VG+/G+ condition; Beige boards with black text on spine, minor rubbing to spine ends, age-toning to spine ends as well as top and bottom board edges, textblock edges clean, minor bumping to bottom corners; age-toning to endpapers else clean and unmarked interior; grey-green DJ with white and black text on spine and front cover and photo of statuette on front cover, numerous white scratches to flap folds as well as top, bottom and spine edges, wear especially to top edge with two small tears to back cover, minor age-toning to top of flaps.
New Delhi: Light & Life Publishers, 1975. First Edition. First Edition; Octavo; VG-/VG-; Spine is light green with black text; DJ has shelf wear, some small closed and open tears along edges, some rubbing to corners, design is clear; Boards have general edge wear, joints and hinges are strong; Text block has general signs of handling, binding is strong, age-toning, content is clear; pp 66; Additional shipping cost may be necessary due to size/weight restrictions.
Berkeley, CA: University of California Press, 1922. Offprint. Large octavo; good/wraps; gray spine with no text; saddle-stitched; black text on front panel; shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 216 pp.; uncut; illus.; sunned; tail-edge, short tears; small dog-ear; else very good. Shelve in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk office.
Berlin: Gutenberg, 1932. first;. octavo in blue cloth with gold gilt on cover; Good+; spine discolored with large gold letters; boards with moderate soiling; binding slightly loose; paper slightly faded; external edges foxed; many black and white photographs; pp. 272; this book is in GERMAN; shelved in Anthropology.
Cambridge: MIT Press, 1972. Octavo; VG/G; Hardcover with DJ; Spine, red with black print; DJ has edge tears at spine ends and flap folds, shelfwear; Boards in brown cloth with black print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, else clean and strong; Text block clean and tight; “Proceedings of a colloquium in general anthropology entitled ‘Population, Resources, and Technology,’ held at the University of Pennsylvania, March 11-14, 1970”; xxvii, 425 pages, illustrated.
Philadelphia: Chilton Company, 1961. First edition. Octavo; G+/G+; black spine w/ off yellow & white text; DJ has heavy fraying & bumping on spine ends & edges, some foxing, rubbing on corners, shelfwear & soiling; boards strong & tightly bound, foxing on pastedowns, soiling on exterior of boards & on spine, bumping on spine ends & corners; textblock has scattered foxing on edges, front & back free end papers soiled, light age toning, otherwise text is clean; pp. 322.
New Haven, CT: Department of Anthropology, Yale University, 1980. Revised Reprinting. Octavo; VG/No jacket softcover; Red spine with black lettering; Wraps are clean with some wear along the edges, very light bumping at the corners and a crease at the spine; Binding is sturdy; Text block is clean; 521 pages.
Berkeley: University of California Press, 1969. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Beige-tan and blue spine with brown text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear (some chipped edges and smaller tears around the edges and spine); dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge of the inside flap on the front; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 123.
Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1980. Quarto: G+/no-DJ wraps: Blue spine with off white text: Covers show wear and tear with chipping along joints and edges, bumping at tail, some creasing and scuffing, fading and discolorations around edges, front cover has a piece of clear tape stuck to it, back cover has the remains of a price tag on bottom right: Textblock has darkened with age but is free of markings, highlighting and tears, very small folds of a few pages towards the back: 285 pp.
New York, London, Sydney: John Wiley and Sons, Inc., 1966. Octavo; pp 560; VG-/G; sun faded tan spine with black and red text; dust jacket has soiling and rubbing to exterior, slight chipping to corners; cloth has slight wear to exterior and edges, boards are clean and strong; text block shows very slight wear to exterior edges due to handling, interior clean;.
The Ohio State University, 1988. Octavo: G-/no-DJ paperback: Off white spine with handwritten black text: Covers show general shelfwear, soiling, age toning and some foxing, previous owner wrote her name in upper front corner and also wrote the title down the spine in black marker: Textblock is clean but many pages have begun separating from the binding, some were repaired using scotch tape: 97 pp.
Athens, GA: University of Georgia Press, 2010. Paperback. Octavo; G+/No-DJ paperback; Yellow spine with white and black text; The bottom corner of the front cover is slightly raised and will no longer lay flat; Many pages of the textblock have been marked up, highlighted, have folded corners, or all three, but otherwise the textblock is sturdy; pp 288.
Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University Press, 1996. First Harvard University Press Edition. small Qto. VG/ - no DJ. smooth spine of wraps, panels both are matching forest green with tiny gray symbols evenly between thin orange upper and lower perimeter. bold white title between tiny white editors and tiny white publisher just past their orange tips. half-pictorial, thinly framed front panel illustration, all titling characters centered in white and is curling moderately. skimmed and flipped through and also has numbered figures and tables that enhance the interior. such as photos, drawings and sketches. basic ivory textblock. discoloration mild, just lightly worn corners at the also clear junction of outer edges of wraps volume. 424 pp. ISBN # 06741166331.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1966. US Printing. 8vo. VG/VG> lightly age-toned to off white spine, with black and hot-pink titles. discoloration dully frames the jacket front and pictorial rear. crease to front inner flap. khaki clothbound HB with stamped black and red titles, charcoal cloth boards. prior owner's bookplate on right fep. mostly clear textblock, some marginal dashes or parentheses, as is. foxed head and tail with rough-trimmed fore-edge. 201 pp.
Chicago: University of Illinois, 1987. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Red spine with white and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with mild edgewear; dj is price-clipped on the upper lateral edge on the inside flap on the front; dj has a protective mylar covering; boards are strong and clean; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 376.
Prospect Heights, Illinois: Waveland Press, Inc., 1990. Reprint. 8vo. VG-/ - no DJ. sage green wrappers, spine has white uppercase title centered and followed by tiny white author and tiny black acronym. thumbed front cover at corners, some curling. large crease-fold to rear sage panel at upper left. some moisture exposure, light rippling to few initial sheets, half-title page and panoramic pictorial title pages, neat otherwise, basically unmarked and including 8 titled tables, and 3 maps. no interior discoloration, just as all outer edges are unblemished. outer wrappers show curling and heavy edgewear to the covers.. note exterior condition, as is. 252 pp. ISBN # 0881334847.
New York and London: Academic Press, 1963, 1964. Octavo; pp 327 + 330; VG-/G; Dark beige spine with red text; 2 volumes; dust jackets have moderate rubbing and slight sunning to exterior, previous bookshop's price sticker on front, slight chipping to spine edges; cloths show light sunning to spines, otherwise exteriors are clean, sturdy and intact; text blocks show minor wear to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped and written on title pages, name stamped to head edges, interiors clean;.
Paris: Arts et me?tiers graphiques, 1965. Octavo; VG-/no dust jacket paperback; Think tan spine with dark brown text; Light dust stains and scuff marks on covers, corners are lightly abraded, small water stain on front cover near fore edge, slight bending at corners; Edge of text block is foxed, end-papers are foxed, interior is clean and undamaged; French language; 75pp.
Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, 1989. Octavo. VG/VG DJ. Cream spine with brown and black text/title; dustjacket is clean with minimal edgewear; diagonal creases on the front inside flap of the dj, one of which covers the entire vertical dimension; boards are strong and mostly clean; gift inscribed by the author on the front free end page in green ink at the top; binding is strong; textblock is clean. Pp. 214.
Chicago: Aldine Publishing Company, 1966. Second printing. Large octavo; pp 666; VG-/G; sun faded ivory spine with green text; dust jacket has minor edge wear, slight sunning and wear to exterior; cloth shows light sunning to spine and head edge; text block has slight age toning to exterior edges, previous owner's name stamped to title page, interior clean;.
Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1944. first edition. Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Red spine with gilt text; Cloth has minor shelf wear on exterior and at corners with unmarked & intact panels; Text block shows slight shelf wear due to age and handling, with otherwise unmarked pages with tight binding; pp 882.
Paris: Draeger, 1979. first edition. folio in red cloth hard covers with black and brown DJ; VG+/VG+; spine black with gold letters; DJ and boards in very good condition; oversize color photographs of worldwide ceremonies of initiation collected by authors; in FRENCH; pp. 191; shelved in Anthropology section.
Prahran, Vicyoria, Australia: Fish and Chip Press, 1974. [SIGNED] First. Tall quarto; vg- condition/wraps; green spine with no text; black text and illustration on front; SIGNED BY AUTHOR, ffep; minor shelf wear and bumping; text block, clean; 47 pp.; typescript; else very good. Shelve in "13 ephemera" box in Netdesk office.
New York: Johnson Reprint Corporation, 1965. Octavo; G+/G-; Blue spine with white text; Previous owner's name on front free endpaper; DJ is sunned with rubbed exterior and corners, fraying edges, price clipped; Boards have slightly rubbed edges, otherwise clean; Textblock is slightly age toned, lightly foxed head edge exterior; pp 273.
Austin: University of Texas Press, 1967. Octavo (large); G+/G; Hardcover with DJ; DJ spine, tan and black with black and tan print; DJ has tears at spine ends and flap corners, small tears across top edge, toning to spine, wear to hinges; Boards in tan cloth with silver and black print, light wear to corners and spine caps, light shelfwear; Text block has spotting to top edge, tanning to endpapers, else clean and tight, two text columns per page; viii, 597 pages, illustrated (b&w).