The Mothers - A Study of the Origins of Sentiments and Institutions

By: Briffault, Robert

Price: NZ$337.50

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Ex-public library. Library stamps and markings. Adhesive tape and labels at tail of spine on each volume. Hinges broken on Volume One, with split to gutter at title page. Some small chips to cloth at tips of corners of boards. Some fraying to cloth at ends of spine. 1" split to cloth in rear joint of Volume One. ; Three volumes (complete). xix, [1], 781, [2]; xx, 789, [2]; xv, [1], 841 pages + [5] pages advertisements. Original purple cloth boards with gilt lettering on spine. Page dimensions: 250 x 159mm. Anthropology, matriarchy, the eternal feminine. Volume Three includes a substantial bibliography on pages 523-719. Contents includes classical antiquity, mysteries of Eleusis, customs in India. [NB: no additional postage required on this heavy set (weight 4.6 kg) other than our usual book rate.]

Title: The Mothers - A Study of the Origins of Sentiments and Institutions

Author Name: Briffault, Robert

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: (1927)

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 19818