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The Twilight of the Primitive, Cotlow, Lewis
1 The Twilight of the Primitive
Cotlow, Lewis
New York MacMillan 1971 First Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
257 pgs. VG Clean brown cloth boards. Binding tight. No names or writing inside. Pages clean and bright. Illustrated with color and black & white photographs. A study of vanishing primitive cultures, including the Masai, the Pygmies, the Eskimos, Australia's Aborigines, and more.Anthropology. 002229

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2 Herbal Healing - A Practical Introduction to Medicinal Herbs
Hallowell, Michael
London Ashgrove Press 1994 0895296047 / 9780895296047 First Paperback Near Fine 
First British Printing with full number line. Very clean trade paperback - no chipping, curling or creasing. Pages and edges are clean - no names, writing or marks. Foreword by Jack Ho. Illustrated by Graham Fleming. 191 pages with index. Compresses, liniments, teas - nature's own medicine cabinet. Description and uses of one hundred of the most commonly used herbs; identification, collection and storage of medicinal plants. Making herbal medicines, dosage tables, and use of herbal medicine throughout the world's cultures. 027880

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Caribbean Cocktail, Helweg, Larsen, K.; Everild Young
3 Caribbean Cocktail
Helweg, Larsen, K.; Everild Young
London Adventurers Club 1957 Reprint Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Adventurers Club edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Map-decorated endpapers; small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with black and white glossy photographic plates. Foreword by Rosita Forbes. 208 pages with index. Clean jacket has edge chips (mostly at top of rear panel), a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This excellent chronicle embraces the whole Caribbean from the Bahamas south through the magical islands to Venezuela and Colombia in South America. A sold, yet rollicking book crammed with stories of treasure and pirates, colonial history and discovery, lost tribes, voodoo and strange religions, ancient cultures, ancient cities, and modern life. It is both for the tourist and the armchair traveller. 025656

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4 The Heroic Triad: Essays in the Social Energies of Three Southwestern Cultures
Horgan, Paul
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1970 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean orange/brown cloth boards with blind-stamped design on cover, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Maps on endpapers. Previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 256 pgs. with index. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with one tiny closed tear at front flap lower corner (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Native American. 010832

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Purple sage and other pleasures, Junior League of Tucson
5 Purple sage and other pleasures
Junior League of Tucson
Tucson, Arizona Junior League of Tucson 1986 0961640308 / 9780961640309 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Later printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean purple cloth boards with metallic lettering on cover and spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Artistic color illustrations. 256 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A beautiful volume of more than 300 recipes offering an eclectic array of fine foods reflecting the diverse cultures of Tucson. Hints and comments on preparation, serivng and wine selection. 027095

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Woman in the Sexual Relation, Ploss, Herman Heinrich;  Bartels, Max;  Bartels, Paul
6 Woman in the Sexual Relation
Ploss, Herman Heinrich; Bartels, Max; Bartels, Paul
New York Medical Press of New York 1964 Revised and Enlarged Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean light reddish brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine and tasteful black outlined image of naked woman standing with folded hands stretching overhead. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages, edges and endpapers are clean and bright; clean endpapers with no writing or marks. Many black and white illustrations and photographs from many different cultures. Revised and Enlarged by Ferd. F. von Reitzenstein. 152 pgs. Dustjacket is very lightly soiled, not price clipped and has two small 3/4" chips and a few tiny closed tears. Jacket designed by L. and M. Kay, jacket photos by L. Kay & H. Zucker. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 9 x 11". Sexuality. 014375

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Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness, Turner, Frederick
7 Beyond Geography: The Western Spirit Against the Wilderness
Turner, Frederick
New York Viking Press 1980 0-670-16098-9 / 9780670160983 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean beige boards with small gold illustration on cover; clean black cloth spine with gold and red metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR on front free endpaper: "For Nancy on her birthday - Frederick Turner - 3/80" -- no other marks. 329 pgs. with index. Clean, unchipped dustjacket is not price clipped, no wear, no tears, slight fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A brilliant reconstruction of the "spiritual history" that led up to the European domination and decimation of aboriginal cultures--native American tribes, Caribbean tribes, the Mayans. 8vo. History. 015218

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Eyes on Mime: Language Without Speech, Walker, Kathrine Sorley
8 Eyes on Mime: Language Without Speech
Walker, Kathrine Sorley
New York John Day Company 1969 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in dust jacket. Very clean unfaded red-orange cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - very neatly stamped small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 190 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, slightly age-toned, no chips, slight wear to folds, one closed edge tear; price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author traces the development of the art of mime through history, the technique of different gesture languages belonging to different cultures, and the varying ways in which mime is used today, not only in the theater but in our everyday life. 027250

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Five Thousand Years of Pakistan - An Archaeological Outline, Wheeler, R. E. M.
9 Five Thousand Years of Pakistan - An Archaeological Outline
Wheeler, R. E. M.
London Royal India & Pakistan Society 1950 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean beige boards with clean unfaded green cloth spine, black lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previoius owner note at top corner of front free endpaper ("Purchased December 21, '53 at Consulate General of Pakistan, 12 East 65th Street, New York). Preface by Honorable Fazlur Rahman. 150 pgs. with drawings and diagrams, plus many pages of black & white photographic plates. Dustjacket is slightly age toned, has very shallow chipping at top spine edge, one very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A look at the imposing material heritage of Pakistan in the form of ancient buildings, sites and cultures prior to the death of the Emperor Angrangzeb in A.D. 1707. 018070

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