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"The Tribute Roll of Montezuma."

By: BRINTON, Daniel Garrison (1837-1899), Henry Phillips, Jr., & J. Cheston MORRIS.

Price: $175.00

Publisher: In: Transactions of the American Philosophical Society, Vol. XVII, New Series, 1893. Philadelphia:, MacCalla, 1893.: 1893

Seller ID: S8226


4to. (53)-61 pp. Errata slip, 3 folding color plates. Dark green cloth, gilt spine. Blind-stamp of Mount Wilson Observatory. FINE. FIRST EDITION. Daniel Brinton was a pioneer anthropologist in the United States. Brinton was Professor of Ethnology and Archeology in the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, and in 1886 became Professor of American Linguistics and Archeology in the University of Pennsylvania. DAB, III, pp. 50-51. First Edition. View more info

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... View more info

Source Book in Anthropology. Revised edition.

By: KROEBER, A.L.; T.T. WATERMAN.

Price: $2.00

Publisher: New York:, Harcourt, Brace, (1931).: 1931

Seller ID: BL4100


8vo. viii, 571 pp. Illus., index. Navy cloth. Good. View more info

Pre-Historic America. Translated by N. D'Anvers. Edited by W.H. Dall.

By: NADAILLAC, Marquis de.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Oosterhout N.B.:, Anthropological Pubs., 1969.: 1969

Seller ID: BL1728


Reprint of 1885 issue. 8vo. xii, 566 pp. Small title illus., 219 illustrations, index. Brown cloth, gilt-stamped black spine label. Burndy bookplate. Fine. View more info

Das weib in der natur- un Volkerkunde. Anthropologishe studien von. . . Nach dem Tode des Verfassers bearbeitet und herausgegeben von Dr. Max Bartels.

By: PLOSS, Herman Heinrich (1819-1885).

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Leipzig:, Th. Grieben, 1899.: 1899

Seller ID: M5090


Two volumes. 250 x 175 mm. Tall 8vo. xvi, 767; viii, 763, [ads, 1] pp. 539 figs., 8 beautiful lithographic plates. Quarter navy cloth, cloth corners, marbled boards, gilt spine, marbled edges; lightly rubbed. Crainz rubber stamp on title. Fine. SIXTH EDITION of Ploss's most popular work. It was also one of the most read books in Germany - it went through six editions. "A vast amount of data concerning every aspect of woman is collected into these volumes. Anthropolo... View more info