London: published for the Anthropological Society, by Trübner and Co, 1865-66.
First editions. 2 vols. 8vo. Original cloth. Fine. Signed by Ashley Montagu on the flyleaf. Panzer, pp. 208-209. Provenance: Ashley Montagu. Item #236757
Three volumes of this Society's publication (entitled Memoirs Read before the Anthropological Society of London) were published between 1865-1870); Burton contributed to the first two volumes. Volume I contains his "Notes on certain Matters connected with the Dahoman" at pp. 308-321; and volume II (pp. 292-93) contains his "Notes on an Hermaphrodite." Beautiful copies, with a fine provenance.
Price: $500.00 Free Domestic Delivery