New York: Boni and Liveright, 1924. First edition. 8vo, 346pp; cloth. Spine stamping dulled a bit, near fine in a lightly soiled dust jacket with chipping to the upper extremities and spine-ends, short closed tear to rear panel. Item #205331
A disciple of Franz Boas, Lowie made a lasting mark on the fields of anthropology and comparative religion. This was one of his major works derived from extensive field work among the Plains Indians of North America.