Responding to a resurgence in the interest of beads, Erikson examines the role of these intriguing objects in human affairs throughout history, as decorations, insignias, bearers of magic powers, and as currency. Illustrated throughout with beautiful full-color plates.Responding to a resurgence in the interest of beads, Erikson examines the role of these intriguing objects in human affairs throughout history, as decorations, insignias, bearers of magic powers, and as currency. Illustrated throughout with beautiful full-color plates.Read Less
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Good. 1969-Hardcover-Used-Good--Shows some shelf-wear. May contain old price stickers or their residue, inscriptions or dedications from previous owners in first few pages and remainder marks.-. -Hall Street Books proudly ships from Brooklyn, NY. All orders are processed and shipped within 24 business hours, Mon-Fri. Expedited shipping and tracking available within the US. Hall Street's No-Worry guarantee lets you buy with confidence!
Acceptable. 1969 Hardcover [1st ed. ] illus. (part col.). 191 p. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Shipped to over one million happy customers. Your purchase benefits world literacy!
Austin, Mary. Very good. No dust jacket. Light shelf and edge wear, edges of leaves show small brown spots, inside clean, a few underlinings in pencil, no dustjacket. Red cloth over boards, no dustjacket. 191 p.; illustrations, some color, index. 24 cm. The classic book about beads! The History of beads and bead trading. The uses of beads. Materials, Craftsmanship and Manufacture. Beads and Magic. On the meaning of beads. If you are hooked on beads you know or need this book. If you read this book you will be hooked on beads.
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