London: MacMillan and Co., 1927. photographs & drawings. Later printing. Cloth. 8vo, 2 vols., green cloth, numerous illustrations taken from photographs and drawings (approximately 117 B&W + 125 figures + 1 large folding map) of aborigines & ceremonies, 646 pages. Very good +. Item #43
Spencer and Gillen's study has become the classic work on Central Australian aborigines. Very nice later reprint.
Large folding map and illustrations all in excellent condition.
An attractive set of this definitive study of Australian aborigines with numerous illustrations taken from photographs and drawings. Green cloth slightly rubbed and faded with a small 1/2" squarish white scuff on the upper board of vol.1; slight bumping to corners. Some toning offset on endpapers (perhaps from paper laid in at one time).