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Tristes tropiques, 1955
Collection Description & Creator Information
- Scope and Contents
Dealer note regarding annotations: 2 : Chapitre VI, "Comment on devient ethnographe" 2 : Chapitre XXVI, "Sur la ligne" 1-2 : Chapitre XXVII, "En famille" 3 : pages 262-267 du chapitre XXVIII, « La leçon d'écriture » (passages soulignés*, annotations*, traits dans les marges*). 2 : Chapitre XXIX, "Hommes, femmes, chefs" 2 : Chapitre XXXVIIII, "Un petit verre de rhum" 1 : Chapitre XL, "Visite au Kyong"
Includes manuscript material.
Dealer note: Page couverture : Jeune homme Nambikwara, photographié par l'auteur. 26 illustrations dans le texte. Marque-page : feuillet (31 octobre 1965) du même agenda que celui dont on trouve des pages dans l'Anthropologie structurale et La Pensée sauvage.
Check-in observation: Bookmarks on pages 158-159, 308-309.
Arranged in order of shelfmarks as as inventoried in 2011.
The suffix "(M)" indicates items accessed from the Mezzanine.
- Processing Information
Processed based on dealer data using a database and XQuery workflow by Regine Heberlein and Donald Thornbury. Data entry and other invaluable assistance provided by Nick Williams '15 and Donald Thermesi.
Access & Use
- Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
- Conditions Governing Use
Photocopies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions.
- Credit this material:
Tristes tropiques; The Library of Jacques Derrida, Studio Series, RBD1, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library
- Firestone LibraryOne Washington RoadPrinceton, NJ 08544, USA
- Storage Note:
- Firestone Library (ex): Box B-000150
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- Separated Materials
At the time of acquisition, inserted material had been systematically removed from a subset of volumes and placed in a number of subject-based boxes and envelopes. Notes received by PUL from the dealer reflect this and are quoted in this finding aid in the interest of making the history of the collection's custodial interventions fully transparent.
All separated insertions received by PUL were re-inserted upon receipt of the collection in an effort to preserve archival context and service the collection as close as possible to its working state.
A small number of separated insertions were not received by PUL and are so identified in the finding aid.
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- Annotations (Provenance)