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1 Boyd, Maurice Kiowa Voices, Volume I: Ceremonial Dance, Ritual and Song; Volume II: Myths, Legends and Folktales (Two Volumes)
Fort Worth, TX Texas Christian University Press Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine 4to 
Volume I is the 3rd printing of the first edition, and remains in near fine to fine condition, with only slight signs of handling. Volume II is the first printing of the first edition, and shows a very small chip in the cloth along the lower edge of the top cover. Volume II is otherwise near fine to fine and shows only slight signs of handling. Both jackets remain bright and clean, though show very slight rubbing, and there is a very slight dime sized discoloration where price stickers were removed from the inside flaps. Jackets are now protected in clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 125.00 USD
 
 
2 Bryk, Felix (Translated from the German by Mayne F. Sexton) Voodoo-Eros: Ethnological Studies in the Sex-Life of the African Aborigines
New York Self Published 1933 Cloth - Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Signed by Translator
Number 273 of a limited edition of copies numbered and signed by Mayne R. Sexton, the translator; 256 pages; Inked name at top of blank front free end page; End leaves are a little darkened along binding, as is the cloth covers along the joints; Volume remains tight and otherwise clean. 
Price: 70.00 USD
 
 
3 Cawte, John E. Basic Tools of Primitive Psychiatry: A Study of Primitive Medicine in Australia (In Six parts)
Philadelphia Smith, Kline & French Laboratories Soft Cover Very Good No Jacket 
Pharmaceutical company promotional material; Six parts, each part with two color plates laid in, two leaves of text regarding primitive medicine in Australia, and two or three leaves of advertising information. 
Price: 75.00 USD
 
 
4 Dawkins, W. Boyd Cave Hunting, Researches on the Evidence of Caves Respecting the Early Inhabitants of Europe
London Macmillan and Co. 1874 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Fair No Jacket 
455 pages, plus colored frontispiece; Cloth covers are rubbed and worn along edges, with tears along joints; Lettering and top cover image remain good; Hinges (internal) are broke, though text block remains tight and fairly well attached to covers; Non-author presentation inscription on half title page; Contents are otherwise clean and intact. 
Price: 150.00 USD
 
 
5 Freeman, Frederick Civilization and Barbarism
Cambridge Self Published (printed at the Riverside Press) 1878 Cloth - Hard Cover Good+ No Jacket 
186 pages. Cloth covers show a little light wear at spine ends and along spine joint. Ink stamp of private library on blank front free end leaf and first blank page. Volume remains tight and is otherwise clean and intact. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
Encyclopedie Des Voyages, Contenant l'Abrege Historique Des Moeurs, Usages, Habitudes Domestiques, Religio, Fetes, Supplices, Funerailles, Sciences, Arts, Commerce De Tous Les Peuples.  (Incomplete Set Including Programme and 36 Sections with 109 plates), Grasset-Saint-Sauveur, M. J.[Jacques]
6 Grasset-Saint-Sauveur, M. J.[Jacques] Encyclopedie Des Voyages, Contenant l'Abrege Historique Des Moeurs, Usages, Habitudes Domestiques, Religio, Fetes, Supplices, Funerailles, Sciences, Arts, Commerce De Tous Les Peuples. (Incomplete Set Including Programme and 36 Sections with 109 plates)
[Bordeaux] Printed for the Author First Edition Full Leather Good No Dust Jacket sm 4to 
No stated date of publication, though circa 1795-1796. This is a single bound volume containing a "Programme et Plan de L'Ouvrage" which is four pages, along with 36 sections and including 109 tissue guarded, hand colored engraved plates. About midway through this volume, just followig the section on Guyane, is one title page for the "Encyclopedie..." There is no publisher's imprint, rather, the program, title page, and beginning of each section title page state "Se trouve chez les principaux Libraires de la Republique." The included sections are as follows: Moeurs, Loix et Costumes Des... Sauvages Du Canada (title page, eight pages, plus six plates); Hottentots, Namaquas, et Caffres, Sauvages de la Terre Denatal (title page, eight pages plus four plates); Caffres de la Terre de Natal (three pages plus two plates); Sauvages de la Nouvelle Zelande (title page, nine pages plus four plates); Sauvages de la Baye D'Hudson (six pages plus two plates); Habitans de la Cote des Esclaves (title page, fourteen pages plush six plates); Mexique (eighteen pages plus five plates); L'Isle de Patma ou Pathmos (four pages plus two plates); Habitans de L'Isle de Lemnos ou Stalimene (four pages plus one plate); L'Isle de Thera ou Santorin (five pages plus two plates); Habitans de L'Isle de Candie (seven pages plus two plates); Habitans de Siphanto (two pages plus two plates); Hbitans de L'Isle de Tinne ou Tenos (three pages plus two plates); Patagons (seven pages, plus three plates); Habitans de la Terre de Feu (six pages plus three plates); Habitans de L'Isle D'Oonolaska (five pages plus two plates); Habitans des Isles des Amis (six pages plus two plates); Habitans de la Laponie (six pages plus two plates); Habitans des Isles Sandwick (fifteen pages plus six plates); Amazones Anciennes et Modernes (eight pages plus three plates); Habitans de la Guyane (eight pages plus three plates); Kamtschatka et de Kamtschadale (ten plates plus six plates); D'Otahiti ou Taiti (eighteen pages plus six plates); Samoyedes (eight pages plus two plates); Ostiacks (eight pages, plus two plates); L'Isle de Paques (five pages plus two plates); Tunguses (ten pages plus two plates); Karardiniens, ou Circassiens (six pages plus two plates); Stcheremisses (four pages plus two plates); Catalans (four pages with two plates); Du Royaume de Leon (four pages plus two plates); Arragonois (four pages plus two plates); Habitans de Congo (sixteen pages plus six plates); Tartares de Cazan (six pages plus two plates); Tartares de Tobolske (two pages plus two plates); & Habitans de L'Ingrie (six pages plus two plates). Near contemporary leather covers with raised bands and spine label. Marbled end leaves. Covers are heavily rubbed and somewhat worn. Spine label is chipped and mostly lacking. Top cover is loosening, though remains attached. Small older library sticker at upper spine corner of top cover. There is also an institutional book plate on the front paste down, and an inked number on the blank verso of the first section title page. NO other institutional markings. Smudges, some spotting, and a few minor moisture stains. Moisture stains are seen along the fore edge of the last 15 leaves entering only the margins and not affecting plates or text. Lovely plates with vibrant color. 
Price: 2500.00 USD
 
 
7 Jones, Schuyler A Stranger Abroad: A Memoir
Wichita, Kansas Rowfant Press 2011 1929731108 / 9781929731107 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 4to Signed by the Author
300 pages. Number 219 of a limited edition of 500 copies, signed by the author. New copy in original slipcase. A fascinating memoir by the man many consider to be the real life model (or partial composite) of Indiana Jones. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
8 Jones, Schuyler A Stranger Abroad: A Memoir
Wichita, Kansas Rowfant Press 2011 1929731108 / 9781929731107 First Edition Hard Cover Fine No Jacket 4to Signed by the Author
300 pages. Number 220 of a limited edition of 500 copies, signed by the author. New copy in original slipcase. A fascinating memoir by the man many consider to be the real life model (or partial composite) of Indiana Jones. 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
9 Keating, Pauline B. Two Revolutions: Village Reconstruction And the Cooperative Movement In Northern Shaanxi, 1934-1945
Stanford, CA Stanford University Press 1997 0804728259 / 9780804728256 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Fine Fine 
340 pages. Dust jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 60.00 USD
 
 
L'Antiquite Expliquee et Representee En Figures., Tome Troisieme, Les Usages De La Vie.  (Volume Three, Parts I and Parts II, in Two Volumes), Montfaucon, Bernard De
10 Montfaucon, Bernard De L'Antiquite Expliquee et Representee En Figures., Tome Troisieme, Les Usages De La Vie. (Volume Three, Parts I and Parts II, in Two Volumes)
Paris Florentin Delaulne, Hilaire Foucault, Michel Clousier, Jean-Geoffroy Nyon, Etienne Ganeau, Nicolas Gosselin, & Pierre-Francois Giffart 1722 Second Edition Full Leather Fair No Dust Jacket Folio 
Volume Three (ONLY), complete in two parts. Part one: "Les Habits, les Meubles, les Vases, les Monoyes, les Poids, les Mesures, des Grecs, des Romains, & des autres Nations (The clothes, the furniture, the vases, the monies, the weights, the measurements, the Greeks, the Romans, and the other Nations)" and Part two: "Les Bains, les Mariages, les grands & les petits Jeux, les Pompes, la Chaffe, la Peche, les Arts, &c. (The Baths, the Weddings, the Great and the Small Games, the Pumps, the Hunting, the Fishing, the Arts, &c.)" Part I: 198 pages, plus 121 plates; Part II: pp 202-390, plus plates 122- 197. 30 plates are folding. An additional plate titled "Imperatrice" and numbered XXVI follows plate No. 26. Full leather covers are worn and pitted. Covers remain attached, though with cracked hinges and joints. Some worn holes in margins. Contents are generally bright, crisp, and clean, though a few plates are affected by light foxing. Text block of both volumes remain tight and solid. Due to weight and size, additional charges will apply for Priority and/or International shipping. 
Price: 1200.00 USD
 
 
11 Spicer, Edward H. (Ed) Ethnic Medicine in the Southwest
Tucson, AZ The University of Arizona Press 0816506361 / 9780816506361 First Edition Cloth - Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ 
291 pages. Cloth covers show light rubbing at spine ends. Dust jacket shows light general rubbing, though remains bright and clean. Jacket is now protected in a clear mylar sleeve. 
Price: 25.00 USD
 


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