Abominable Snowmen : Legend Come to Life : The Story of Sub-Humans on Five Continents from the Early Ice Age Until Today. First Edition in dustjacket

By: SANDERSON, Ivan T.

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SANDERSON, Ivan T. Abominable Snowmen : Legend Come to Life : The Story of Sub-Humans on Five Continents from the Early Ice Age Until Today. Illustrated. Philadelphia and New York : Chilton Company - Book Division, Publishers, (1961). First Edition. Pp (4),v-xv,(3),1-525,(1),+ 8 pp plates. Text Illustrations and Maps.. Index. 8vo, pale violet cloth, black lettering to spine. Contents : 1. A Certain Unpleasantness: A Brief History of ABSMery. 2. Ubiquitous Woodsmen: Reports from Canada (1860 to 1920). 3. Further Sasquatchery: More Reports from Canada (1920 to 1940). 4. The Appearance of Bigfeet: Still More Reports from Canada (1940 to 1960). 5. Footprints on the Sandsof...: Abominable Affairs in the U.S. 6. In Our Own Backyard: Happenings i n Northern California. 7. Late North Americans: Hyperbole from Our Northwest. 8. On the Tracks of...: Affairs in Central and South America. 9. Africa-the "Darkest": Some Rumors and Some Flat Statements. 10. The East-The "Mysterious": Reports from Sumatra and the Malay Peninsula. 11. The Great Mix-Up: Things in the Indo-Chinese Peninsula. 12. Anyone For Everest? ABSMs in the Himalaya and the Great Gutter. 13. The Western Approaches: Russian Findings in the Caucasus and Thereabouts. 14. The Eastern Horizon: Current Conditions on the Great Mongolian Uplands. 15. Some Obnoxious Items: The PhysicalEvidence for ABSMs. 16. Our Revered Ancestors: Established Fossil Apes and Men. 17. In the Beginning: Myths, Legends, and Folklore. 18. Some Basic Fa cts: Some Basic Geography and Vegatology. 19. Sundry Objectionable Facts: An Analysis of Skepticism and Orthodoxy. 20. Certain Abominable Conclusions:More Analysis and Some Conclusions. Appendix A. ABSMal Connotations: The E ast Eurasian Philology of ABSMery. Appendix B. The Importance of Feet: An Ichnological Analysis of ABSMery. Appendix C. Where We Come In: A List of Primates and a Family Tree of the Anthropoids. Appendix D. Others Involved: The Larger Mammalian Fauna of the Himalayas and Tibet. Appendix E. Sir Edmund Hillary's Scalp: A News Story from Nepal. Ex-library (inkstamps, remnant of rear pouch removed), tape to boards, spine ends and edges browned, rear inner hinge shaky, else good in rubbed and nicked, price-clippped dustjacket. 35.00

Title: Abominable Snowmen : Legend Come to Life : The Story of Sub-Humans on Five Continents from the Early Ice Age Until Today. First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: SANDERSON, Ivan T.

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Publisher: Chilton Company - Book Division, Publishers, Philadelphia and New York, 1961,:

Seller ID: 104135

Keywords: ABOMINABLE SNOWMAN YETI SASQUATCH CANADA APE-MAN MYTHOLOGY MYTHOLOGICAL FOLKLORE,