Item Detail

Item Number 5274
Title Paths Of Culture A General Ethnology, The
Author Birket-Smith, Kaj
Condition NF/VG
Publisher the University of Wisconsin Press
Place Published Madison
Date Published 1965
Edition 1st US Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes Black cloth binding with gilt printing on the spine; book is clean, straight and tight. There is some bumping of spine edges & corners and small slit in the paper at the front spine gutter. Dust jacket is clean and bright; it has some wear/chipping at edges, edge tears which are internally mended and spine that is sunned. Here is the panorama of man and culture - from man's primitive beginnings to civilization. Tracing the development and distribution of particular cultural elements, Birket-Smith achieves a rich synthesis of human culture, one of man's most unique features....from dust jacket. Book is translated from the Danish by Karin Fennow. ; B&W Illustrations; 9 1/2" x 6 1/2"; 535 pages
LoC or ISBN 648488
Keyword(s) Kaj Birket-Smith,First Edition,Anthropology,History,World Ethnology,Archaeology
Category(ies) Anthropology Archaeology Earth Sciences,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $20.25