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1 Putnam Anniversary Volume. Anthropological Essays Presented to Frederic Ward Putnam in Honor of his 70th Birthday
Boaz, Franz, ed. New York G.E.Strechert & Co. 1909 1st Soft Front cover and spine water stained else Good + Large quarto 
x+627.illustrated with numerous photographs, drawings, paintings and an actual sample of purpura-dyed cloth. The text block and covers are rough cut. The pages are uncut. Printed on Normandy vellum, a strong, hand-made paper designed to imitate vellum. Cover and spine are water stained, and have slight chipping on the edges. The cover and the flyleaf are signed by the legendary North American ethnologist Fred Eggan. The volume consists of 25 essays, most by eminent scholars of American anthropology, and Putnam's bibliography. Contributors include: Kroeber; Fewkes; Willoughby; Mills; Moorehead; Saville; Pepper; Fletcher; Bowditch; Tozzer; Peabody; Nuttall; Goddard; Barrett; Hrdlicka; Boaz; Dixon; Swanton; H.I.Smith; and Dorsey. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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2 String Figures from the Marquesas and Society Islands
Handy, Willowdean Chatterson Bernice P. Bishop Museum 1925 Soft VG Octavo 
92 pages; I-IV in the appendix. Book in very good condition. Profusely illustrated with black and white drawings and photographs. 
Price: 85.00 USD
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3 Polynesian Culture History
Highland, Genevieve A.; Force, Ronald W.; Howard, Alan; Kelly, Marion; Sinoto, Yosihiko H. Bernice P. Bishop Museum Press 1967 Hard Good No Jacket Small Quarto 
Previous owner's name on fly-leaf i-xix; 594 pages. Collection of essays on Polynesian culture and history. All pages in good condition. Illustrations in the form of black and white photographs, charts and diagrams. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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4 Anahulu: The Anthropology of History in the Kingdom of Hawaii
Kirch, Patrick V. and Marshall Sahlins 1992 Hard As new As new Quarto 
i-xiv; 201 pages. Book details the excavations in four rockshelter sites that indicate the occupation of the Anahulu Valley extending from the 13th century into the colonial period. Book is illustrated with photos, maps and plans 
Price: 40.00 USD
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5 Archaeology and the Social History of Ships
Richard A. Gould Cambridge University Press 2000 Soft VG Octavo 
i-xiv; 360 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos and drawings. Belongs to UMVARF 
Price: 15.00 USD
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6 American Indians in the Pacific: The Theory behind the Kon-Tiki Expedition
Thor Heyerdahl Rand McNally & Company 1952 Hard VG Fair Large Octavo 
i-xv; 821 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos and diagrams. Slight tear on jacket of the book 
Price: 60.00 USD
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