THE ANTIQUITY OF MAN. Sir Arthur Keith.
THE ANTIQUITY OF MAN.

THE ANTIQUITY OF MAN.

New and enlarged edition, completely revised and reset. In two volumes. Pp. xxxii+376+xiv+377-754(last blank), frontispiece to each volume, numerous text figures, index; navy cloth, lettered and decorated in gilt, boards slightly scuffed, the fore-corners bruised, edges lightly rubbed; uncut, Volume II partly unopened; hinges starting at a couple of points, the free endpapers lightly offset, small inked annotation to fore-edge margin p. 25 Volume I, a few small edge chips, occasional slight creasing, a little light foxing; Williams and Norgate, London, 1925. Second edition (revised, reset, and enlarged), sixth impression. *First published in 1915. The author was a champion of the now discredited Piltdown Man (as the gilt vignette skull labelled Piltdown fragments on each upper board suggests), and Volume II contains chapters on the Piltdown theory. Item #148328

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