OLES, T: Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape

Oles, Thomas. Walls: Enclosure and Ethics in the Modern Landscape. University of Chicago Press, 2015. ISBN: 9780226199245. Unmarked. Some bends on dust jacket, spine head and front bottom. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30735)

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Oles traces the rich array of practices and meanings connected to the making and marking of boundaries across history and prehistory, and he describes how these practices have declined in recent centuries. Black and white illustrations. Notes. Index.

HARRIS, M: The Rise of Anthropological Theory: A History of Theories of Culture

Harris, Marvin. The Rise of Anthropological Theory: A History of Theories of Culture. Columbia University Press, 1968. ISBN: 0690703228. Ex-library. Text appears unmarked. Acceptable. Hardcover. (#29875) $12.00

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Bibliography. Index. 806p.

GUMBRECHT, HU: In 1926: Living on the Edge of Time

Gumbrecht, Hans Ulrich. In 1926: Living on the Edge of Time. Harvard University Press, 1997. ISBN: 0674000560. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29785) $16.00

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Conveys the year as a living network, following various routes from one topic to another and ultimately becoming immersed in the activities, entertainments, and thought patterns of the citizens of 1926. It was the year A. A. Milne published Winnie-the-Pooh and Alfred Hitchcock released his first successful film, The Lodger. 505p.