THE CENTRAL ESKIMO by BOAS, Frank, Dr.

THE CENTRAL ESKIMO

Toronto: Coles Publishing Company, 1974. Facsimile reprint of the Washington, 1888, edition. Octavo, maroon cloth. pp [2], (2), 401-675 + 2 folding maps in pouch at rear. Many illustrations in text, index. Fine copy. Jacket has some quite minor rubbing, else fine. "This study of the Eskimos on Baffin Island in the vicinity of Cumberland Sound and Davis Strait was Boas' first venture into social science, was the first ethnographical monograph ever published as a professional study, and was one of the first studies of the Eskimo ever made." - jacket.

Condition: Binding: Hardcover

Book ID: 42318
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