Chicago/London, The University of Chicago Press: 1988
Edition: 1st (U.S.) edition
Seller ID: 17507
Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dj
[light soiling to page edges, tiny stain on fore-edge, otherwise just minimal shelfwear, text is clean; jacket shows a little surface wear, small scrape/tear at left edge of front panel]. (color plate frontis., b&w illustrations) This book "has been hailed as the best and the most generally accessible book by Claude Lévi-Strauss, the founder of structuralism and one of the most influential thinkers of the twentieth century. It is an entertainment for the intellect, a diverting series of themes and variations [that] explores the mythologies of the Americas, with occasional incursions int... View More...