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In Search of the Primitive, Cotlow, Lewis
1 In Search of the Primitive
Cotlow, Lewis
Boston/Toronoto Little Brown 1966 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition. Clean green cloth boards with brown title box, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or bookplates. Brown endpapers. 454 pgs. with index. Beautifully illustrated with full color and black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with two small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. "An independent explorer's life with the last of the exotic peoples of Africa, the Arctic, New Guinea and the Upper Amazon". Large 8vo. Adventure. 008676

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Twilight of the Primitive, Cotlow, Lewis
2 The Twilight of the Primitive
Cotlow, Lewis
New York Macmillan 1971 Stated First printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, "First Printing" stated on copyright page. Clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and address neatly penned at top corner of front free endpaper; no other marks. 257 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs (color and black & white). Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A distinguished explorer revisits the primitive people of Africa, the Arctic, New Guinea and the Upper Amazon. 017521

Price: 15.00 USD
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Throwim Way Leg: Tree-Kanagaroos, Possums and Penis Gourds - On the Track of Unknown Mammals in Wildest New Guinea, Flannery, Tim
3 Throwim Way Leg: Tree-Kanagaroos, Possums and Penis Gourds - On the Track of Unknown Mammals in Wildest New Guinea
Flannery, Tim
New York Grove Press 1998 0-8021-3665-6 / 9780802136657 First Thus Soft Cover Near FIne 
Very clean softcover book. One very small corner crease at bottom of rear panel. No chipping, wear or curling. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 326 pgs. with index. Illustrated with color photographs. 8vo. Adventure. 011290

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Whole World, Stranger, Moore, Virginia
4 The Whole World, Stranger
Moore, Virginia
New York MacMillan 1957 Stated First Printing (SIGNED) Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing, inscribed and SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. Unfaded turquoise cloth boards with small decoration on cover, white and red lettering on spine. Hint of light surface wear to spine edges; no bumping, tears or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper by author: "Mary Grindell - Liz Winslow asked me to write in this for you. With warm greetings and best wishes, remembering you--for we met--Virginia Moore - March, 1960." 352 pgs. Dustjacket is unchipped with publisher's price intact, has slight edge wear, short closed edge tears, rubbing to lower right corner of front panel. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The golden thread of this book is people and peoples, and the meaningful relations between them, all over the world. 8vo. Travel. 016318

Price: 35.00 USD
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Our Primitive Contemporaries, Murdock, George Peter
5 Our Primitive Contemporaries
Murdock, George Peter
New York MacMillan 1963 24th printing Hard Cover Very Good 
614 pgs. Very Good - Red cloth board with black & gold title box, gold lettering. Exceptionally clean & tight. Occasional underlining and notations alongside text. Owner's name inside. Slight speckling on top edges, other edges bright and clean, cover very clean. Color and black & white photos & illustrations. Chapters on the Tasmanians, Kazaks, Eskimos, Iroquois, Hopi,Samoans, Hottentots, and many more primitive peoples. Decorated endpapers. 8vo. Anthropology. 001662

Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Gardens in the Dunes
Silko, Leslie Marmon
New York Simon & Schuster 1999 0-684-81154-5 / 9780684811543 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean gold boards with beige spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping, faintest mere hint of wear at bottom edges of boards. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 479 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A novel that moves with extraordinary fluidity and grace between two diametrically opposed worlds--the timeless "traditional" world of Native American peoples and the elaborate, stylized world of European and American upper-class culture at its glittering, falsely glamourous zenith before the First World War..." 8vo. Fiction. 010078

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