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Image for Naked at Lunch: A Reluctant Nudist's Adventures in the Clothing-Optional World

Naked at Lunch: A Reluctant Nudist's Adventures in the Clothing-Optional World

By: Smith, Mark Haskell

Price: $8.96

Publisher: N Y, Grove Press: 2015

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 138281

ISBN: 0802123511

Condition: Fine


A new, unread book in excellent condition. View more info

Image for Wild Places, Wild Hearts: Nomads of the Himalaya

Wild Places, Wild Hearts: Nomads of the Himalaya

By: Smutylo, Allen

Price: $23.95

Publisher: Owen Sound, Ontario, Tom Thomson Art Gallery: 2007

Seller ID: 120781

ISBN: 0929021479

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. 302 pages. View more info

Traditions of Origin and Their Interpretation : The Mijikenda of Kenya (Papers in International Studies: Africa Ser., No. 42)

By: Spear, Thomas

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Athens, OH, U.S.A., Ohio University Press: 1981

Edition: Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed.

Seller ID: 084475

ISBN: 0896801098

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library vinyl patterned binding with the usual stamps and markings. 163 pages. View more info

Found Magazine Collection: #1,#2,#3,#4,#5,#6,#7,#8,#9

By: Staff

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Ann Arbor, MI, Found Magazine:

Seller ID: 143201

Condition: Fine


Nine copies in consecutive order of Found magazine, with #1 inscribed to previous owner from the editor, Davy. All are in excellent condition, as new. Bindings are solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exteriors shows no blemishes, text/interiors are clean and free of marking of any kind. Found magazine publishes found letters, pictures, notes, grocery lists, posters, scrawlings and doodles, often with each issue having a theme: such as Hot Pursuit for love letters. View more info

Image for Black Reflective Sociology: Epistemology, Theory, and Methodology

Black Reflective Sociology: Epistemology, Theory, and Methodology

By: Stanfield, John H.

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Walnut Creek, CA, Left Coast Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 139018

ISBN: 1598746472

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 361 pages. Small nick on bottom edge of spine. View more info

Image for In Bluebeard's Castle; Some Notes Towards the Re-Definition of Culture

In Bluebeard's Castle; Some Notes Towards the Re-Definition of Culture

By: Steiner, George

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Faber & Faber: 1973

Seller ID: 106241

Condition: Near Fine


TEXT IS IN JAPANESE, printed in Japan by Misuzu Shobo, reversed layout. View more info

Iban of Sarawak, The

By: Sutlive, Vinson H.

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Arlington Heights, IL, AHM Publishing Co.: 1978

Seller ID: 118424

ISBN: 0882956167

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 198 pages. Previous owner's name inside. View more info

Image for Between Indian and White Worlds: The Cultural Broker

Between Indian and White Worlds: The Cultural Broker

By: Szasz, Margaret Connell

Price: $18.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 134385

ISBN: 0806125950

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. Square spine, solid binding, otherwise as new, text/interior is free of marking of any kind. Illustrated with b&w photos, maps. 493 pages. View more info

Image for Social Dynamite: Or the Wickedness of Modern Society

Social Dynamite: Or the Wickedness of Modern Society

By: Talmage, T. Dewitt

Price: $50.00

Publisher: F. P. Van Norstrand: 1887

Seller ID: 133593

Condition: Poor


Let's see: spine is cocked, page block is loose with cloth showing at both hinges, edge and corner wear. Book is still reasonably solid. Page block is clean and unmarked except for many pressed flowers found throughout text -- though a good use for the book. In dark red cloth with elaborate decoration, several stains to covers. Contents include: High License, Divorce, Intemperance, Suicide, Two Highways, Evil Companions, Dark Deeds, The Babylonian Feast, Mormonism, Divorce, Profanity, Drunkenness, and The Social Evil, Gambling, Immoral Literature, Foes of Society, The Theater, Right and... View more info

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Buddhism and the Spirit Cults in North-East Thailand (Cambridge Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology)

By: Tambiah, S. J.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: N Y, Cambridge University Press: 1970

Seller ID: 145017

ISBN: 0521078253

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Price-clipped dust jacket. Full orange cloth boards. 388 pages. View more info

Spirit Wrestlers: Centennial Papers in Honour of Canada's Doukhobor Heritage

By: Tarasoff, Koozma J.;Klymasz, Robert B.

Price: $21.56

Publisher: Hull, Quebec, Canada, Canadian Mus of Civilization: 1995

Seller ID: 107581

ISBN: 0660140349

Condition: Near Fine


Very clean copy, no creases to covers or spine; interior perfect. 239p; the settlement of the Russian-speaking dissident Doukhobors in Western Canada in 1899 was inspired by Leo Tolstoy and Peter Kropotkin. This is an original encyclopedic overview, by several contributors, of their history and culture. View more info

Sarawak Style

By: Tettoni, Luca Invernizzi; Edric Ong

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Times Editions: 2001

Seller ID: 142600

ISBN: 9812047379

Condition: Very Good


Book is in excellent condition with very light wear to covers only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Oblong format with orange cloth covers, white titles. 224 pages, heavily illustrated with 350 photos investigating a myriad collection of aspects of Sarawak style. Sections include Peolple, heritage and culture, The art of Sarawak, The architectural dimension : traditions, foreign influences and modern contemporary style, Sarawak portraits in bleack and white, Architectu... View more info

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Painted Body, The

By: Thevoz, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Rizzoli Intl Pubns: 1984

Seller ID: 129868

ISBN: 0847805395

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book with stamps and pocket at back - otherwise, like new. Cover and spine show no library markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 138 pages. Full maroon cloth cover. Contents: The Prehistoric Body; The Savage Body; The Mirror Stage; The Resurrection of the Flesh; Books Consulted; List of Illustrations; Index. View more info

Image for Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Other American Stories (Modern Library)

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas and Other American Stories (Modern Library)

By: Thompson, Hunter S.

Price: $16.95

Publisher: N Y, Modern Library: 1998

Seller ID: 141210

ISBN: 0679602984

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards. Edge wear and creases to dust jacket. Previous owner's name inside. 283 pages. 5 1/2"w x 8 1/4"h. Drawings by Ralph Steadman. View more info

Image for Kon-Tiki Man : An Illustrated Biography of Thor Heyerdahl

Kon-Tiki Man : An Illustrated Biography of Thor Heyerdahl

By: Thor Heyerdahl; Christopher Ralling

Price: $18.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1991

Seller ID: 135549

ISBN: 088894733X

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 335 pages. Many color photos and illustrations. View more info

Image for Village Life in Late Tsarist Russia (Indiana-Michigan Series in Russian and East European Studies)

Village Life in Late Tsarist Russia (Indiana-Michigan Series in Russian and East European Studies)

By: Tian-Shanskaia, Olga Semyonova

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Bloomington, IN, Indiana University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 141034

ISBN: 0253207843

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 176 pages. View more info

Image for Moving Away from Silence: Music of the Peruvian Altiplano and the Experience of Urban Migration

Moving Away from Silence: Music of the Peruvian Altiplano and the Experience of Urban Migration

By: Turino, Thomas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Chicago Pr: 1993

Seller ID: 115097

ISBN: 0226817008

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 324 pages. Previous owner's name marked out inside. View more info

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Oral Tradition as History

By: Vansina, Jan

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Madison, WI, University of Wisconsin Press: 1985

Seller ID: 146116

ISBN: 0299102149

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 256 pages. View more info

Image for Dwellers at the Source: Southwestern Indian Photographs of A.C. Vroman, 1895-1904

Dwellers at the Source: Southwestern Indian Photographs of A.C. Vroman, 1895-1904

By: Vroman, A.C. ; William Webb, Robert Weinstein

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Press: 1989

Seller ID: 143780

ISBN: 0826310095

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with some light shelf wear only to covers. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 214 pages filled with large b&w prints of the artist's work from the lives of the Hopis, Zunis, navajos and the Pueblos of the Rio Grande. View more info

Light at the Edge of the World : A Journey Through the Realm of Vanishing Cultures

By: Wade Davis

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 2001

Seller ID: 134489

ISBN: 1550548484

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 179 pages. Many color photos. View more info