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Author Name    Nadaillac, The Marquis de. Translated by Nancy Bell (N. D'Anvers).

Title   MANNERS AND MONUMENTS OF PREHISTORIC PEOPLES.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good

Edition   First American Edition

Publisher   New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1892

Seller ID   29613

412 pp, 8 3/4" H. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine, gilt lettering/decoration on front board, top edge gilt. 113 b&w illustrations, including tissue-covered frontispiece. Contents: The Stone Age, its Duration, and its Place in Time; Food, Cannibalism, Mammals, Fish, Hunting and Fishing, Navigation; Weapons, Tools, Pottery - Origin of the Use of Fire, Clothing, Ornaments - Early Artistic Efforts; Caves, Kitchen-Middings, Lake Stations, "Terremares", Crannoges, Burghs, "Nurhags", "Talayoti", and "Truddhi"; Megalithic Monuments; Industry, Commerce, Social Organization - Fights, Wounds and Trepanation; Camps, Fortifications, Vitrified Forts - Santorin - The Towns upon the Hill of Hissarlik; Tombs; Index. Inside rear hinge has splitting to paper but is holding firmly, two edge tears on page leaf 403/404 - archivally taped, small 'v' tear on page leaf 407/408 - archivally taped, small area of browning at bottom of inside front hinge, browning to fore-edge and bottom of text block, light edge wear - more at corners and at top/bottom of spine, wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, light waviness on spine, faint staining on half of rear board.

Africa,  Stone  Age,  Algeria,  America,  Mound  Builders,  Cliff  Dwellers,  Extinction,  Extinct  Animals,  Prehistoric  Art,  Avebury,  Bear,  Belgium,  Birds,  Animal  Bones,  Brittany,  Bronze  Age,  Bronze,  Bruniquel  Cave,  Cannibalism,  Cartailhac,  Caves,  Chaleux  Cave,  Coins,  Commerce,  Copper,  Cremation,  Cromlechs,  Dolmens,  Enceintes,  England,  Europe,  Eyzies  Cave,  Fish,  Fishing  Tackle,  Food,  France,  Funeral  Rites,  Gold,  Gourdan  Cave,  Harpoons,  India,  Ireland,  Iron  Age,  Italy,  Kitchen-middings,  Middens,  Lake  Stations,  L'homme  Mort  Cave,  Long  Barrows,  Lozere,  Madeleine  Cave,  Prehistoric  Man,  Mammoths,  Megalithic  Monuments,  Menhirs,  Merovingian  Tombs,  Mexico,  Mollusca,  Morbihan,  Mortars,  Moustier  Cave,  Mykenae,  Neolithic  Period,  Nurhags,  Ornaments,  Palaeolithic  Period,  Peru,  Pile  Dwellings,  Poland,  Portugal,  Pottery,  Quaternary  Period,  Quatrefages,  Reindeer,  Reindeer  Period,  Religious  Rites,  Rhinoceros,  Rondelles,  Island  Of  Santorin,  Scandinavia,  Scotland,  Sepulchral  Caves,  Sepulture,  Shell-Heaps,  Siberia,  Solutre  Cave,  Sordes  Cave,  Switzerland,  Tattooing,  Tattoos,  Terremares,  Thayngen  Cave,  Tombs,  Trepanation,  Tumuli,  Weapons,  Tools,  Flints,  Arrowheads,  Hatchets,  Knives,  Shields,  Workshops,  Navigation,  Fire,  Grannoges,  Burghs,  Talayoti,  Drunddhi,  Social  Organization,  Camps,  Fortifications,  Vitrified  Forts,  Hissarlik,  Needles,  Pendants,  Staff  Of  Office,  Engravings,  Terra-Cotta,  Mummies. 

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