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Ethnology

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1 Ardrey, R. The territorial imperative
Collins 1971 0 00 211819 X / 9780002118194 2nd reprint of 1967 edition Hard covers, dust jacket Fine Fine 
Scarcely used. 
Price: 6.00 GBP
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2 McKenny, T.L. & Hall, J. History of the Indian Tribes of North America (etc.), 2 vols.
Volair, Kent 1978 0 931480 14 0 / 9780931480140 Facsimile edition, first published in 1830 Tan leather bound, with gilt tooling, in slip case Fine No Jacket 
2 vols. All edges gilt. Moiree end papers. A handsome replica, well illustrated, with letter from publisher loosely inserted. Apparently a limited edition though no numbering is given. 
Price: 160.00 GBP
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3 Morris, D. Manwatching: a field guide to human behaviour
Triad Panther 1979 0 586 04887 1 / 9780586048870 Paper covers V.g. No Jacket 
Little used. 
Price: 5.00 GBP
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4 Schütte, G. Our forefathers: the Gothonic nations (vol. 2 only)
Cambridge University Press 1933 Hard covers Good No Jacket 
Some foxing to prelims. xvi, 492 pp., 20 maps at rear. 
Price: 60.00 GBP
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5 Tythacott, Louise The lives of Chinese objects: Buddhism, Imperialism and Display
Berghahn Books, New York 2011 085745238X / 9780857452382 1st edition Pictorial hard covers New No Jacket 
A thoroughly-researched study of a group of objects captured from a Chinese Buddhist shrine and brought to Britain to be exhibited at the Great Exhibition before falling into disrepair and neglect in a Liverpool Museum warehouse. The rediscovery of the provenance of these sculptures followed their conservation and redisplay in the new World Cultures gallery, and highlighted the diversity of incorrect interpretations arrived at by various “experts”, some of whom attributed the pieces to Japan. This is a case study in the consequences that flow from incomplete documentation of museum objects and the impact of wars and relocation, as well as highlighting the extraordinary sophistication of collectors like Joseph Mayer and impresarios of Oriental culture like John Forbes Royle. xi, 275 pp. 
Price: 56.00 GBP
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6 White, J.M. Everyday life of the North American Indian
BCA 1979 Book Club edition Hard covers, dust jacket V.g. V.g. 
xii, 13-256 pp. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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