Author:BURTON, Sir Richard F.; Charles Carter BLAKE (1840-c.1887)

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Image for [Four papers by Burton]: [I] "Anthropological Collections from the Holy Land. By Richard F. Burton; With notes on the Human Remains." By Dr. C. Carter Blake, pp. 300-345; Burton is mentioned in a paragraph on vol. 2 p. 9, relating to a paper given by Mr. George Harris on hereditary transmission of endowments … [relates to Francis Galton]; [II] "Anthropological Collections from the Holy Land No. III. Notes on the Hamah Stones, with reduced transcripts," pp.41-63; [III] "On Human Remains and Other Articles from Iceland," pp. 342-4; [IV] "The Primordial Inhabitants of Minas Geraes, and the Occupations of the Present Inhabitants," pp. 407-23.

[Four papers by Burton]: [I] "Anthropological Collections from the Holy Land. By Richard F. Burton; With notes on the Human Remains." By Dr. C. Carter Blake, pp. 300-345; Burton is mentioned in a paragraph on vol. 2 p. 9, relating to a paper given by Mr. George Harris on hereditary transmission of endowments … [relates to Francis Galton]; [II] "Anthropological Collections from the Holy Land No. III. Notes on the Hamah Stones, with reduced transcripts," pp.41-63; [III] "On Human Remains and Other Articles from Iceland," pp. 342-4; [IV] "The Primordial Inhabitants of Minas Geraes, and the Occupations of the Present Inhabitants," pp. 407-23.

By: BURTON, Sir Richard F.; Charles Carter BLAKE (1840-c.1887).

Price: $850.00

Publisher: London:, Trubner, 1872-3.: 1872

Seller ID: ME1006


Series: The Journal of the Anthropological Institute of Great Britain and Ireland, vols. 1+2. 2 vols. 8vo. [ii], 427, [1], clx; [ii], 455, [1], 24 pp. Plates (some folding). Contemporary half black calf, marbled boards, gilt spine titles; rubbed. Set placed within a 2-part compartmentalized brown cloth felt-lined box with navy blue leather edging to the spine-side. Very good. This contemporary half-calf two-volume collection of scientific papers on anthropology includes four papers written by Sir Richard F. Burton. Two papers relate to the Hamah [Hama] Stones of the Hittite period. "The s... View more info