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Rename Anthropology: Rare first editions, signed and inscribed copies, deluxe and collectible editions of books, pamphlets, and ephemera relating to studies of past and present human societies, particularly social and cultural anthropology, analysing the norms and values of societies, and biological or physical anthropology. Linguistic anthropology may also be listed under Linguistics.

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  1. The Cambrian Popular Antiquities;
    First edition. Roberts (1760-1819), a Church of England clergyman and antiquarian, wrote three books on Wales of which this is the third. "Cambrian Popular Antiquities (1815), dealing with Welsh rural customs and superstitions, remains a valuable source to Welsh social history" (ODNB). With bookplate of John Sides Davies... Learn More
    £625

    Stock Code: 90606

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  2. 80645
    First edition in English, originally published in Paris in 1887. Quatrefages de Bréau was professor of anthropology and ethnography at the Musée d'Histoire Naturelle from 1855 until his death in 1892. He published extensively on a wide range of subjects, but his work has been characterised as "somewhat deficient in deep... Learn More
    £350

    Stock Code: 80645

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