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MIRROR FOR HUMANITY : A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (Second Edition), Kottak, Conrad Phillip
1 Kottak, Conrad Phillip MIRROR FOR HUMANITY : A Concise Introduction to Cultural Anthropology (Second Edition)
USA McGraw Hill College 1999 0071164421 / 9780071164429 International Edition Softcover Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
xxi, + 314pp., b/white photographic illustrations and figures. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. A stand-alone volume in the McGraw-Hill Anthropology Series. Contents include: Preface, About the Author, 14 chapters, Glossary, Bibliography, Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 485g. 
Price: 13.66 AUD
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GODS GHOSTS AND MEN IN MELANESIA: Some Religions of Australian New Guinea and the New Hebrides.   (Signed Copy), Lawrence, P, and Meggitt, M.J. (EDited by)
2 Lawrence, P, and Meggitt, M.J. (EDited by) GODS GHOSTS AND MEN IN MELANESIA: Some Religions of Australian New Guinea and the New Hebrides. (Signed Copy)
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Oxford University Press 1965 First Edition Hardcover and Dustjacket Very Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed and Inscribed By Editor
298pp., area-map endpapers. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Black cloth boards bumped on lower foredge corners, and heel of backstrip. Inscription, signed and dated by primary editor (Peter Lawrence) on half-title page, plus a former owner's name on verso of ffep. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn and bumped. Using an impressive list of contributors, experts all (R.M.Berndt, R.N.Bulmer, K.O.Burridge, P.Lawrence, et al) the primary aim of these essays is to bring forth a previously neglected area of Melanesian ethnography; Traditional Religion. Contents include: Intro., variously-The Huli, Siane, Kamano, Usurufa, Jate, Fore, Mae Enga, Kyaka, Lakau, Ngaing, Tangu and Melanesian Pentecost People. Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 500g. 
Price: 29.81 AUD
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THE MAASAI, Sankan, S.S.
3 Sankan, S.S. THE MAASAI
Nairobi, Kenya Kenya Literature Bureau 1995 Reprint Softcover Good+ 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
xxxii, + 102pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate section. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed limp warapper lightly scuffed and abraded. In this book, "the author attempts to summarise the customs in order that a state of uniformity might be brought about through Maasailand as far as customs are concerned ...primarily addressed to the younger generations of Maasai children who, due to schooling and other 'corrupting' influences, might not grow up in typical Maasai tradition...Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 15 chapters. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. 
Price: 8.52 AUD
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