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Image for MAGYAR NEPRAJZI BIBLIOGRAFIA BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HUNGARIAN ETHNOGRAPHY 1999-2000

MAGYAR NEPRAJZI BIBLIOGRAFIA BIBLIOGRAPHY OF HUNGARIAN ETHNOGRAPHY 1999-2000

By: Hegyi, Dora

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Neprajzi Muzeum/Museum of Ethnography: 2005

Seller ID: 40447

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original printed wrappers; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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NEPRAJZI MUZEUM KINCSEI 1872-1972

By: Hoffmann, Tomas

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Nepmuvelesi Propogansa Iroda: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41943

Condition: Very Good-


Clean and secure in original pictorial stiff wrappers. Faint blindstamp of previous owner. Examines the Museum's collection of material related to ethnographic studies of the region of Hungary and the Danube area. Clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers, faint blindstamp of previous owner. View more info

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Hand Colored Engraved Portrait of Henry R. Schoolcraft engraved by Illman & Sons

By: Illman & Sons

Price: $24.94

Publisher: Philadelphia, Robert E. Peterson & Co: 1853

Seller ID: 41885

Condition: Very Good


From The National Portrait Gallery of Distinguished Americans; 1 pages; Excellent 19th Century Hand Colored steel engraved Portrait of Henry R. Schoolcraft engraved by Illman & Sons. Image measures 7" X 4" (14" x 11" matted). Clean sharp nicely colored image, matted in white stock with clear mylar. Henry Rowe Schoolcraft (1793 – 1864) was an American geographer, geologist, and ethnologist, noted for his early studies of Native American cultures, ... View more info

THE WITNESS OF THE WILDERNESS - THE BEDAWIN OF THE DESERT Their Origin, History, Home Life, Strife, Religion, and Superstitions, in their relation to the Bible

By: Lees, G. Robinson

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 42237

Condition: Very Good


xii, 222 pages; Clean, unmarked and tight in original light orange binding with title in black and a central image of a Bedawy on a horse at front cover. Endpapers toned, spine darkened. With twenty-eight illustrations from photographs. Eight of the photograph illustrations were taken by the author himself; the remainder were provided by Mr. C. A. Hornstein of Jerusalem, Dr. Johnson of Moab, and Rev. A Forder of Jerusalem. OCLC 3854229 G Robinson Lees, (1860-1944), l... View more info

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THE LAND OF SUNSHINE - The Magazine of California and The West

By: Lummis, Charles F.

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Land of Sunshine Publishing: 1899

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 40273

Condition: Very Good-


Vol XI, No. 5; 55 pages; Faint damp mark at top margin of first leaves, red transfer from front wrapper to first page of ads, otherwise clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers (edgeworn). Contents include: Aboriginal Art in Obsidian, The Myth of "Queen" Xochitl, The Land We Love (photographs of Southern California), etc. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a c... View more info

THE LAND OF SUNSHINE - THE MAGAZINE OF CALIFORNIA AND THE WEST An Omaha Tribal Festival etc.

By: Lummis, Charles F.

Price: $10.94

Publisher: Land of Sunshine Publishing: 1899

Seller ID: 40947

Condition: Very Good-


Vol X, No. 6; May 1899 issue includes The Highest Peak in the United States, An Omaha Tribal Festival, First Hospital in California, etc. 1/4" insect damage through pages. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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ANCIENT PERUVIAN TEXTILES from the Collection of the Textile Museum Washington D.C

By: Marceron, Allen

Price: $9.94

Publisher: New York, The Museum of Primitive Art: 1965

Seller ID: 39629

Condition: Near Fine


24 pages; Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs of Peruvian textiles. View more info

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GABEN AN DIE RESIDENZ Ethnographische Kostbarkeiten aus den Kurfurstlich-Koniglichen Sammlungen Dresdens

By: Martin, Petra

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Dresden, Ausstellung des Museums fur Volkerkunde Dresden: 2004

Seller ID: 39841

Condition: Very Good


40 pages; Former owner's blindstamp at base of titlepage, otherwise clean and tight in original pictorial wrappers. Illustrated with photographs of ethnographic antiquities and decorative arts. View more info

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GHIDUL SECTIEI DE ETNOGRAFIE

By: Mozes, Tereza ; Ioan Godea

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Oradea, Muzeul Tarii Crisurilor: 1973

Seller ID: 39605

Condition: Very Good


93 pages; Title translated in pencil on the half-title and title pages, ink number on copyright page, blindstamp of precious owner at bottom of title page. Otherwise clean and tight in original printed wrappers. Black and white illustrations (some folding). Text in Romanian. Guide to the Ethnographic Section of the Museum of the Crish Country - pottery, jewelry, textiles, tools and implements, etc. View more info

Selected Work from the Collection - Color in Sculpture and Ceramics October 30 - Frebruary 9

By: Museum of Primitive Art

Price: $12.94

Publisher: New York, Museum of Primitive Art: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41970

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; Contents clean and secure in original printed wrappers. This is the printed checklist listing the 59 items in the exhibition with their descriptions, NOT the illustrated Catalogue. There are two b&w photographs laid-in. View more info

Printed PRESS RELEASE "Color in Primitive Art Theme of New Museum Show for Exhibition titled Color in Sculpture and Ceramics October 30 - Frebruary 9

By: Museum of Primitive Art

Price: $29.94

Publisher: New York, Museum of Primitive Art: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41971

Condition: Very Good


20 pages; Three page Press Release for an exhibition at the Museum of Primitive Art titled Color in Sculpture and Ceramics running from October 30, 1957 thruough Frebruary 9, 1958. The printed Press Release is accompanied by four 8" x 10" glossy b&w photographs of examples of items in the exhibition with details of the exhibition and item description on verso (Items #2 Poro Society Mask (Nigere), #7 Ceremonial House Mural (Melanesia), #23 Water Buffalo Head (G... View more info

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NEPRAJZI ERTESITO ANNALES MUSEI ETHNOGRAPHIAE

By: Muzeum, Neprajzi

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Budapest, Neprajzi Muzeum: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 41937

Condition: Near Fine


VOL. LXXXVI; 148 pages; Clean and secure in original pictorial stiff wrappers. Faint blindstamp of previous owner. Contains 7 papers on various aspects of ethnographic studies concerning the region of Hungary, Budapest and the Danube area. View more info

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SKETCHES FROM SANTALISTAN

By: Pederson, M. A

Price: $12.94

Publisher: Minneapolis, Den Lutherske Missionaer: 1913

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Seller ID: 40918

Condition: Very Good


Former owner's name on ffep, front internal hinge starting. Pictorial blue cloth binding rubbed at corners and spine ends. The Santals are a non-Hindu people -- in fact, they make a clear distinction based on race between themselves and Hindus and are classified as a "Pre-Dravidian" tribe. OCLC: 5924751 ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephe... View more info

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Sapir John Haa Googwandak 2

By: Peter, Katherine

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Fairbanks, University of Alaska: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 38413

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original printed green wrappers. It includes myths and ethnographic accounts of Athapascan life edited and transcribed by Katherine Peter. . One of 500 copies. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Azerbaidzhanitz - Konetz XIX - Nachalo XX Vekov (Catalogue of Folk Art Museum)

By: Pruxodko, I. N.

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Leningrad, Gosudarstvenni Musei: 1980

Seller ID: 38950

Condition: Very Good-


36 pages; Text in Russian, illustrations throughout. Damp mark at lower left corner of front wrapper and first couple leaves, english translation of captions in a couple places. View more info

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Harper's Monthly Magazine - October Number, 1908 including "Home Life of the Eskimo"

By: Pyle, Howard ; Vilhjamr Stefansson ; et al.

Price: $24.94

Publisher: New York and London, Harper & Brothers: 1908

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 39873

Condition: Very Good-


An interesting issue of Harper's in the original wrappers. With a frontispiece and another full page color plate by Howard Pyle. The frontispiece is: "An American Privateer Taking a British Prize, an illustration from 'Pennsylvania's Defiance of the United States.' There is an illustrated article by Vilhjamr Stefansson on "Home Life of the Eskimo," and a full page color plate from a painting by Elizabeth Shippen Green. Full magazine, internally very good... View more info

Image for Magyar Neprajzi Bibliografia Bibliography of Hungarian Ethnography 1993-1994

Magyar Neprajzi Bibliografia Bibliography of Hungarian Ethnography 1993-1994

By: Reka, Nagy

Price: $6.94

Publisher: Néprajzi Múzeum: 1996

Seller ID: 39823

Condition: Fine


168 pages; Clean and tight in original yellow printed wrappers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

Image for Magyar Neprajzi Bibliografia Bibliography of Hungarian Ethnography 1997-1998

Magyar Neprajzi Bibliografia Bibliography of Hungarian Ethnography 1997-1998

By: Reka, Nagy

Price: $9.94

Publisher: Neprajzi Muzeum/Museum of Ethnography: 2000

Seller ID: 40446

Condition: Fine


Clean and tight in original printed wrappers. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings. View more info

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Keski - Suomi 16

By: Rekiaro, Marja ; et alus

Price: $19.94

Publisher: Jyvaskyla, Museom Julkaisutoimikunta: 1978

Seller ID: 39615

Condition: Very Good


Keski-Suomen Museoyhdistyksen Julkaisuja ; This jounral of the Central Finland Museum Society contains three major papers on a various topics from the three science related museums of the University of Jyvaskyla - anthropology, art history, and the history of Finland. Former owner's blindstamp on title page, otherwise clean and tight in original stiff wrappers. The first article is by Marja Rekiaro titled Vuodevarusteet Toivakan Huikon alueella 1871-1971 (textiles and b... View more info

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La Basse-Cour en Tunisie

By: Renon, A.

Price: $14.94

Publisher: Tunis, Institut des Belles Lettres Arabes: 1946

Seller ID: 38949

Condition: Very Good+


Collection Le Bled; 95 pages; Clean and tight in original printed pink wrappers. Pages lightly toned. This early work, written in French, is a fascinating read for any poultry enthusiast or historian. Its 93 pages contain a wealth of information about poultry rearing by women in rural Northern Tunisia. Contents include a comprehensive guide to poultry related conversation with Arabic translation and grammatical and cultural notes, extensive commentary on poultry themed ... View more info