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A Death in the Tiwi Islands: Conflict, Ritual and Social Life in an Australian Aboriginal Community

By: Venbrux, Eric

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cambridge, England, Cambridge University Press, 1995

Edition: First Edition


Neat contact plastic to covers. All the usual libarary additions including a label to spine. Otherwise very clean. Binding sound. 269pp View more info

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Aboriginal Autonomy: Issues and Stategies

By: H. C. Coombes

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Cambridge University Press, 1994

Edition: First Edition


Covers have moderate wear. Spine not creased. Minor marks to top edge of page block. Internally clean. 251pp View more info

Aida: Life and Ceremony of the Gogodala

By: Crawford, A. L.

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Bathurst, New South Wales, Robert Brown and Associates in Association with The National Cultural Council of Papua New Guinea, 1981

Edition: First Edition


Jacket has moderate general wear and no tears. Some foxing to half-title page only - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 408pp View more info

Aida: Life and Ceremony of the Gogodala

By: Crawford, A. L.

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Bathurst, New South Wales, Robert Brown and Associates in Association with The National Cultural Council of Papua New Guinea, 1981

Edition: First Edition


Jacket has moderate general wear plus a single 2cm tear to rear edge of spine. Ink stamp to bottom edge of page-block.Ink stamps to feps. Library code number and two small label abrasions to ffep only. Label 'shadow' to front pastedown. Otherwise internally very clean. Binding tight. 408pp View more info

An Aboriginal Economy: Nguiu, Northern Territory

By: Owen Stanley

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Darwin, The Australian National University North Australia Research Unit, 1983

Edition: First Edition


Covers have light general wear plus some foxing. Light foxing to title-page and last page. Former owner's name to title-page. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 49pp View more info

An Introduction to Samoan Custom

By: F. J. H. Grattan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Samoa Printing & Publishing Co., 1948

Edition: First Edition


Light wear to decorative cloth. Minor foxing to red edges of page block. Usual foxing to endpapers - otherwise internally clean. Binding tight. 189pp View more info

Batman Unmasked: Analyzing a Cultural Icon

By: Will Brooker

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Continuim, 2000

Edition: First Edition


Unclipped jacket has moderate wear plus a 1cm trear to bottom front edge (repaired with acid-free tape). Book very clean. Binding tight. 358pp View more info

Between Camps: Race, Identity and Nationalism at the End of the Colour Line

By: Gilroy, Paul

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Pengiun, 2000

Edition: First UK Edition


Unclipped jacket has moderate general wear and no tears. Some minor marking to edges of page block. Internally clean. Binding tight. 406pp View more info

Image for Cannibal Tours and Glass Boxes: The Anthropology of Museums

Cannibal Tours and Glass Boxes: The Anthropology of Museums

By: Ames, Michael M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Canada, UBC Press, 1995

Edition: Reprint


Covers have light to moderate wear. Some underlinings and notes in pencil only. Last page folded due to mis-cutting in manufacture. 212pp View more info

Charles Darwin: The Years of Controversy - The Origin of Species and Its Critics 1859-82

By: Peter J. Vorzimmer

Price: $13.50

Publisher: University of London Press, 1972

Edition: First UK Edition


Clipped jacket has moderate wear and minor chipping to ends of spine. Light wear to boards. Previous owner's name to ffep. 300pp View more info

Children of the Dreamtime: Traditional Family Life in Aboriginal Australia

By: Donald Thomson

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ringwood, Victoria, Viking O'Neil, 1989

Edition: First Thus


Covers have moderate general wear plus sunning to spine and adjacent areas. Former owner's name to ffep - otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 83pp View more info

Eskimo Prehistory in the Vicinity of Point Barrow, Alaska

By: James A. Ford

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Anthropological Papers of The American Museum of Natural History, 1959


Covers have moderate general wear. Ink stamp to upper fron and half-title page. Texta (felt-pen) code number to spine plus another number to upper front. A small ink stamp to inside of front cover and blank page facing Contents. Otherwise internally clean. Binding sound. 273pp plus plates. View more info

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Exhibiting Cultures: The Poetics and Politics of Museum Display

By: Steven D. Lavine and Ivan Karp

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Books, 1991

Edition: First Edition


Light general wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 468pp View more info

From Diggers to Drag Queens: Configurations of Twentieth Century Australian National Identity

By: Nicoll, Fiona

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Annandale, New South Wales, Pluto Press, 2001

Edition: First Edition


Light general wear to covers. Spine not cresed. Minor mark to top edge of page-block. Internally clean. 268pp View more info

Gender in Japanese Preschools: Frogs and Snails and Feminist Tales in Japan

By: Bronwyn Davies and Hiroyuki Kasama

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Cresskill, New Jersey, U.S.A., Hampton Press, 2004

Edition: First Edition


Light wear to covers. Spine not creased. Internally clean. 151pp View more info