UNTRODDEN FIELDS OF ANTHROPOLOGY Observations On The Esoteric Manners And Customs Of Semi-Civilized Peoples...Thirty Years' Experience In Asia, Africa, America And Oceania By A French Army-Surgeon [Volume I Only]
Librairie De Medecine, Folklore Et Anthropologie: Paris, 1898. Hardcover. Very Good. Item #22-1893
Illus., 10 x 7.5", rebound in 3/4 gilt ruled leather, raised bands, highly decorative spine, marbled boards, top edge gilt, deckled edges, XXXI, 343pp. Covers worn, rubbed, soiled, spine chipped and missing pieces, outer/inner hinges cracked, front cover loose, occasional light soiling else contents very good condition. Some of the subjects covered: "Peculiar effect of opium on the organs of generation", "Modes of copulation", "Influence Of black blood on the crossbreed with the white". "The Negress and her sexual lust". No. 93 of 150 copies. Volume I only.