The Races of Mankind V. 1-2 combined by Robert Brown, cc1885
CLASSIC ANTHROPOLOGY: one of the first books which gives a comprehensive discussion of the distribution of Races ( the conept of races just began in mid 19thc). This volume most relevant for Indian races in North and South America, Polynesia and Africa.
Published by Cassel, Peter & Galpin, London, Paris NYC, no date but cc 1885 when Brown's original 4 volumes converted to 2 volumes.
Used 1/2 leather hardbound with marbled interiors, 320pp, 7.5"x10"x2".
Condition: Good with some lose of leather corners, small owner name in frontise very light pencil name on page 1. Light foxing of blank pages in frontise and back.