Item Detail

Item Number 5229
Title New Lives For Old
Author Mead, Margaret
Condition VG/VG
Publisher Victor Gollancz Ltd
Place Published London
Date Published 1956
Edition 1st Revised Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes It has taken man thousands of years to develop from the Stone Age to the Air Age. The Manus of New Guinea made this giant step in twenty-five years, and for the first time in history an anthropologist has had the opportunity of making a personal and intimate study of a people 'then' and 'now'....from dust jacket. Very good book, clean and tight; spine is slightly faded and there is bumping of spine ends and foxing of page edges, some pages and endpapers, small previous owner's sticker is on the front pastdown. Dust jacket is clean; it is price clipped; there is sunning with some foxing and there is wear/chipping of edges, mostly in the area of the spine edges. ; 8.5 x 5.5 inches; 548 pages
Keyword(s) Margaret Mead,Anthropology,First Edition,History
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $15.65