Publisher:Rand McNally and Company, New York, 1956
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Rand McNally and Company, 1956, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good Condition, Dust Jacket Condition: Poor, First Edition
240pp., introduction by author, foreword by J. B. Rhine, Director Para-psychology Laboratory, Duke University, acknowledgements, two appendices. At the front of the book there is a section of black-and-white photographs. Beige coloured boards with black illustration on the lower right hand corner of the front panel and spine and black writing on the spine. Bumping to the head and to the humour of the spine and shelfwear is evident to both the top and bottom book edges. Dust marks to the paper edges. Very faint browning to the endpapers. The dustwrapper is illustrated showing various motifs of aboriginal origin, with brown and black background with white and black writing on the front panel and spine. Dustwrapper is rubbed, creased and quite grubby. The corners of the dustwrapper are chipped and the top right-hand corner of the front panel has a small piece missing. Chipping to the top dustwrapper edge and rubbing to the lower. There is a small piece missing from the top dustwrapper edge of the back panel. An investigation into the Magic as used by the Australian aborigines gathered in the 1950s. This is the First USA Edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Sociology ; Anthropology ; Paranormal ; Australia; Inventory No: 0102748.