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Image for Indians - Catalog 706

Indians - Catalog 706

By: Arthur H. Clark Co.

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Glendale, California, Arthur H. Clark Co.: No date

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 608132

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good


418 books/journals on Native Americans offered for sale. Page 37 is inside back cover, which is narrower than the rest of the pamphlet by an inch. Book in very nice condition - stray pressure marks on front cover, long crease and 2 short corner creases. Order reply card loosely laid in. Tiny light marks lower corner first page, small damp thumbprint mark on first five leaves open edge. No interior marks noted. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 37 pp. Quanti... View more info

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We Dance Because We Can: People of the Powwow

By: Contreras, Don ; Bernstein, Diane Morris

Price: $18.05

Publisher: Marietta, GA, Longstreet Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 108570

ISBN: 156352287X

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 149 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; ISBN: 156352287X. ISBN/EAN: 9781563522871. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 108570. Additional shipping charge... View more info

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Indian Use of Wild Plants for Crafts, Food, Medicine, and Charms

By: Densmore, F.

Price: $23.75

Publisher: Ontario, Canada, Iroqrafts, Ltd.: 1993

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 605420

ISBN: 091964516X

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Reprint of the 44th Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1926-1927. Originally published as: Uses of Plants by the Chippewa Indians. Book in excellent condition - remains old label on spine, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. No interior marks noted. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 398 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Indigenous Cultures; 1900-1920; ISBN: 091964516X. ISBN/EAN: 9780919645165. Pictur... View more info

Image for The Everglades: River of Grass (50th Anniversary Edition)

The Everglades: River of Grass (50th Anniversary Edition)

By: Douglas, Marjory Stoneman

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Sarasota, Florida, Pineapple Press, Inc.: 1997

Edition: 50th Anniversary Edition

Seller ID: 606669

ISBN: 1561641359

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Includes "Forty More Years of Crisis" by Randy Lee Loftis with Marjory Stoneman Douglas; and "Coming Together" by Cyril Zaneski. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 478 pages, index, bibliography. Book in excellent condition - head and tail of spine lightly bumped, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear only. Illustrator: Robert Fink. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Natural History & Resources; Indigenous Cultures. I... View more info

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Left Handed: A Navajo Autobiography

By: Dyk, Walter and Ruth

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 606137

ISBN: 0231049463

Condition: Very Good Condition


A continuation of Son of Old Man Hat. In this volume of the biography, Left Handed recounts the trials and tribulations of three years of his life as a newly married and young adult. Book in very nice condition - head and tail of spine lightly bumped, light shelf and edge wear,light scuff on front cover (see photo); two dogearred pages, penciled notes from previous owner on first page, at the end of the index and following blank page. Short underling on page 253, othe... View more info

Some Personal Views

By: Heineman, Ben Walter

Price: $142.50

Publisher: Falcon Press: 1974

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 001565

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Limited Edition of 100 copies. Color pastedowns of people throughout the world. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. 39 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Minor soiling to the cover. Corners are lightly bumped. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 - 3 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 001565. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover View more info

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Monuments of the Incas

By: Hemming, John; Ranney, Edward

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Albuquerque, New Mexico, U.S.A., Univ of New Mexico Pr: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 601991

ISBN: 0826312160

Condition: Very Good


A comprehensive photographic study of Inca monuments in situ--capturing the intimate relationship between the monuments and the shapes and spaces of the surrounding mountain landscapes. 228 pages, maps, notes, bibliography, index. Book in very nice condition--light edge and shelf wear; top corner first page bent, otherwise interior clean and pages tight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Archaeology; Peru; Indigenous Cultures.... View more info

Image for Velke Africke Dobrodruzstvi

Velke Africke Dobrodruzstvi

By: Jahoda, Petr

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Prague, Czech Republic, Mlada Fronta: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 106533

ISBN: 8020414061

Condition: Fine Condition


Text entirely in Czech. Lots of photographs. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. Pages are tight and clean. Dust Jacket is in very good condition, without tears or chips or other damage. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Non-English Language::Czech; ISBN: 8020414061. ISBN/EAN: 9788020414069. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106533. Hardcover View more info

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My Captivity Among The Sioux Indians

By: Kelly, Fanny

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Citadel Press: 1993

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 606917

ISBN: 0806514345

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Facsimile edition in excellent condition - light spine creases, no interior marks noted, light shelf wear. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 285 pp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Biography & Autobiography; United States; 19th century; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0806514345. ISBN/EAN: 9780806514345. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 606917. Paperback View more info

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The New Mexico Millennium Collection: A Twenty-first Century Celebration of Fine Art in New Mexico

By: Laichas, William D. ; Kathryne Fowler; Nancy N Stem

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, New Mexico Millennium Collection: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 607044

ISBN: 0967903408

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Dust jacket has short tears at head of spine - neatly mended, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. 160 full color photographs of the wide variety of art works displayed in the NMMC - weavings, ceramics, paintings, sculpture, and more. And from all periods - from an 1860's Crow war shirt to Priscilla Robinson's work combining organic plant cellulose with space-age synthetics (see picture.) Guide to Contributors loosely laid in. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12"... View more info

Image for Spider Spins a Story: Fourteen Legends from Native America

Spider Spins a Story: Fourteen Legends from Native America

By: Max, Jill (Editor)

Price: $14.25

Publisher: Flagstaff, Arizona, U.S.A., Rising Moon: 1997

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 601950

ISBN: 0873586115

Condition: Near Fine


14 legends from Native American folklore, all featuring spiders. Book inscribed by editor Jill Max, "For Charlie--with the courage & strength of the Spider Boys-- Kelly Bennett aka J. Max." Book in lovely condition--jacket has light edge wear. Book "This book belongs to" line filled in with Charlie's name by Jill Max, otherwise book is mint. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Childre... View more info

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Lands of the Five Civilized Tribes, The

By: Mills, Lawrence

Price: $380.00

Publisher: St. Louis, MO, F. H. Thomas Law Book Company: 1919

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001577

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


The full title is: The Lands of the Five Civilized Tribes: A Treatise Upon the Law Applicable to the Lands of the Five Civilized Tribes in Oklahoma with a Compilation of all Treaties, Federal Acts, Laws of Arkansas and of the Several Tribes Relating Thereto together with the Rules and Regulations Prescribed by the Secretary of the Interior Governing the Sale of Tribal Lands, the Leasing and Sale of Alloted Lands and the Removal of Restrictions. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4&#... View more info

Image for Twenty Count: Secret Mathematical System of the Aztec/Maya

Twenty Count: Secret Mathematical System of the Aztec/Maya

By: Montgomery, Roger

Price: $5.70

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Bear & Company: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 109578

ISBN: 1879181266

Condition: Fine Condition


Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 261 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Remainder mark on edge. Light shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 pound. Category: Mathematics; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 1879181266. ISBN/EAN: 9781879181267. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 109578. Paperback View more info

Image for Handbook of North American Indians:  Southwest (Volume 10)

Handbook of North American Indians: Southwest (Volume 10)

By: Ortiz, Alfonso; Sturtevant, William C.

Price: $41.80

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 110209

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Fine Condition


Also offered with Volume 9 (Southwest) as a 2-volume set for a reduced price. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 868 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Minimal shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 6 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110209. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover View more info

Image for The Hawaiians: An Island People

The Hawaiians: An Island People

By: Pratt, Helen Gay

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Rutland, Vermont, Charles E Tuttle Company: 1981

Edition: 15th printing

Seller ID: 607213

ISBN: 0804802424

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Reprint of the 1941 original. Illustrations, b&w photos, glossary of Hawaiian words, poetry and legends as well as an introduction to how people adapt to life in a restricted environment - on an island. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 193 pages, index, pronouncing Hawaiian words. Book in excellent condition - head of spine lightly bumped, otherwise lightest shelf and edge wear only. Unclipped dust jacket in excellent condition - short corner crease on back fl... View more info

Image for Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit: Essays on Native American Life Today

Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit: Essays on Native American Life Today

By: Silko, Leslie Marmon

Price: $5.70

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 605997

ISBN: 0684827077

Condition: Very Good Condition


Book in very nice condition - light reading crease on front cover and first page, small evidence old liquid stain bottom corner of last 20 pages - does not affect text, otherwise light shelf and edge wear only. No interior marks noted. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 205 pp. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Sociology & Culture; United States; Modern; Indigenous Cultures. ISBN: 0684827077. ISBN/EAN: 9780684827070. Pictures of t... View more info

Image for Mescalero Apaches, The

Mescalero Apaches, The

By: Sonnichsen, C. L.

Price: $13.30

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 107930

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Good Condition


Rebound in a sturdy library binding. Reading copy. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 303 pp. Text contains minor marks and annotations. Ex-library with usual markings. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; History::American History; United States; History. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 107930. Hardcover View more info

Image for Handbook of North American Indians: Volume 17 - Languages

Handbook of North American Indians: Volume 17 - Languages

By: Sturtevant, William C. (General Editor); Goddard, Ives (Volume Editor)

Price: $99.75

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 110206

ISBN: 0160487749

Condition: Fine Condition


Signed by Ives Goddard on title page. Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 957 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Minimal shelfwear to the cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Over 6 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; United States; History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0160487749. ISBN/EAN: 9780160487743. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 110206. Additional shipping charges may apply. Hardcover View more info

Image for Hopitutuwutsi Hopi Tales: A Bilingual Collection of Hopi Indian Stories

Hopitutuwutsi Hopi Tales: A Bilingual Collection of Hopi Indian Stories

By: Talashoma, Herschel; Malotki, Ekkehart

Price: $47.50

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1983

Seller ID: 106297

ISBN: 0816508372

Condition: Near Fine Condition


Bilingual in Hopi and English. Size: 8mo - over 7 3/4" - 9 3/4" tall. 213 pp. Pages are tight and clean. Light spotting on the cover. Illustrator: Malotki, Anne-Marie. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Non-English Language::Hopi; ISBN: 0816508372. ISBN/EAN: 9780816508372. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 106297. Hardcover View more info

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Indian Tribes of Texas

By: Various

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Waco, TX, Texian Press: 1971

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 104882

ISBN: No ISBN

Condition: Very Good Condition


Size: 4mo - over 9 3/4" - 12" tall. 178 pp. Pages are tight and clean, other than library markings. Dust Jacket has no significant flaws. Ex-library with usual markings. DJ is now protected in mylar cover. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1 - 2 pounds. Category: Indigenous Cultures; History::Texas History; History::American History; Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 104882. Hardcover View more info