The Origin Of Civilisation and the Primitive Condition Of Man: Mental and Social Condition of Savages. Right Hon. Lord AVEBURY.

The Origin Of Civilisation and the Primitive Condition Of Man: Mental and Social Condition of Savages.

London: Longmans, Green & Co., 1911. 6th edition, with new preface. Hardcover. Large octavo. xxxii + 578pp. Red cloth gilt-lettered on spine. Frontis & b/w illustrations. Index. Despite the dubious title, the book explores various indigenous cultures, with many references to Australian Aboriginals, Pacific cultures, etc. Piece cut from top corner of front free endpaper (with corresponding cut on half-title), spine ends rubbed, spine faded, top-edge browned, otherwise a solid, internally-clean near-VG copy (no dust jacket). Item #29239

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