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Ceremonias Mortuorias Entre Los Otomies Del Norte Del Estado De Mexico

By: Attias, Isabel Lagarriga ; Juan Manuel Sandoval Palacios

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toluca, Gobierno Del Estado De Mexico: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16229

Condition: Very Good-


Drawings; tables; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 122 pages; Paperback in pictorial card stock covers. Solid clean copy; no marks. Abrasion tear and scar to rear panel has been carefully mended with arhical materials. Contents clean and neat with just the moderate damage to the rear cover. Scarce. VG- View more info

American Indian Art, Sale # 3486, March 20, 1973, Sotheby Parke Bernet

By: Bernet, Sotheby Parke

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet: 1973

Seller ID: 19936

Condition: Very Good


B&W Photographs; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; Sale 3486, Property of Robert Ogle. In pictorial wraps. 274 lots, many pictured in black and white. Light shelf soiling to covers; otherwise very neat. VG to VG+ View more info

Indians of the Longhouse the Story of the Iorquois

By: Bleeker, Sonia & Althea Kerr (Illust. )

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 35685

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 160 pages; Soundly bound and clean in original pictorial dust jacket with $2.00 issue price intact to unclipped front flap. Dust jacket with light to moderate rubbing and wear at edges with several small nicks and short closed edge tears. Illustrated throughout with drawings by Kerr. VG+/VG- View more info

Folk Tales of Salishan and Sahaptin Tribes collected by James A. Teit et al (Memoirs of the American Folk-Lore Society, Vol XI)

By: BOAS, Franz (ed.) & James E. Teit, Livingston Farrand; et. al. (collectors)

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Lancaster, PA & New York, American Folk Lore Society: 1917

Seller ID: 33346

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 205 pages; HC has been rebacked with original titled cloth laid down over new spine cloth; retins original boards. Prior ownership of a college library with enpages refreshed and a "Preservation" ink stamp to rear endpage with a penciled 1996 date. Text block sound and clean, though an internal split in the binding is present between the half-title and title page. Original cloth boards rubb at edges and more so at corners with board mat... View more info

Art of the Ancient Caddo

By: Bonds, Jack & Jeb Efird

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Grove Hill Village, Grove Hill Publishing: 2006

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 11845

ISBN: 097763390X

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 340 pages; 2006 Grove Hill Publishing. Oversize HC/DJ. 1st printing. Bright tight and fresh in immaculate dust jacket. Appears unread. No marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs of relics. F/F Appears as new. Uncommon ... Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

They Ran for Their Lives

By: Brick, John

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Garden City, N. Y., Doubleday & Company: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 24179

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 287 pages; HC/DJ. Inscribed by author on the front free endpage. A clipped period review and biographical summary of the author are laid in at front. Square sound and clean. No marks-aside from authorial inscription. Wraparound illustrated dust jacket with light rubbing to edges, several closed edge tears and light stress creasing at spine ends. VG/VG; Signed by Author View more info

Hot Suns and the Great Whiteness; A Story Depicting the Finer Customs and Ceremonials of Indian Life; and Includes the Great Battle between the Mohegans and Narragansetts, in 1643

By: Browne, Gertrude Bell

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwich, CT, Published By Author: 1927

Seller ID: 22318

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages; 1927 Self-published. Paperback in matte pictorial covers. Square, tight and neat. No marks. Feels and appears unread. About Fine View more info

Field Reports In Archaeology, #3; Brooke Site (de 3)

By: Buchman, Randall (Ed. )

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Defiance, OH, Defiance College: 1971

Seller ID: 28321

Condition: Near Fine


Maps, diagrams and artifact renderings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 33 pages; Oversize paperback in pink card stock covers with pictorial title design to cover. Bright, fresh and neat; a few trvial stresses across the spine edge. NF View more info

Field Reports In Archaeology, #1; Brooke Site (de 3)

By: Buchman, Randall (Ed. )

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Defiance, OH, Defiance College: 1969

Seller ID: 28322

Condition: Very Good


Maps, diagrams and artifact renderings; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 17 pages; Field Report #1. Oversize paperback in yellow card stock covers with pictorial title design to cover. Bright, fresh and neat; a few trvial stresses across the spine edge and light shelf wear to edges. Original address/, ailer label and postage meter stamp attached to the blank surface of the rear cover. VG View more info

Problemas Secretos y Maravillosos de las Indias; Obra Impresa En Mexico, Por Pedro Ocharte, En 1591, Y Ahora Editada En Facsimil.

By: Cardenas, Juan de

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Madrid, Cultura Hispánica: 1945

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 31642

Condition: Good+


4to 11" - 13" tall; 492 pages; Oversize paperback in original title lettered wraps. Facsimile printing of the original 1591 text published and printed in Mexico. 9th volume in the series - Coleccion de incunables americanos, siglo XVI. Nominally ex-library with catalog label to spine and minimal attachments to endpages. Titles a little faded at spine; otherwise splendid. With ex-lib indications graded conservatively at G+ ... Oversize book may require additional... View more info

Catlin's North American Indian Portfolio.

By: Catlin, George (Illus) & Harold McCracken (Introduction)

Price: $600.00

Publisher: Chicago, Sage Books :: Swallow Press Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition Thus; Facsimile

Seller ID: 33262

ISBN: B00ADGD7RO

Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Elephant Folio 23" tall; Elephant folio. Facsimile production of Catlin's portfolio of titnted prints first issued in 1844. Issued in a limited edition of 1000 copies, this copy numbered 736. Folding black cloth covered portfolio encloses the 25 loose facsimile plates interleaved with guard sheets as well as the 20 page introductory book - sized in the same dimensions as the prints. The portfolio remains in the original heavy cardboard mailing box. Prints and book a... View more info

Les Natchez: Roman Indien [In 3 Volumes]

By: Chateaubriand, François-René, Viscount De

Price: $69.50

Publisher: Paris & London, Henri Colburn: 1827

Seller ID: 28733

Condition: Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; Complete in 3 volumes. French language edition published in London by Colburn. Uniformly bound in beige paper covered boards with light green 1/4 cloth backed spines. Printed paper title labels to spines. Prior ownership of an early Belles Lettres society of a small US liberal arts college, with gift bookplates to front pastedowns and related library ink stamps to endpages. Remnants of card pockets at rear endpages; small painted catalog numbe... View more info

Painted Dreams; Native American Rock Art

By: Conway, Thor

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Minocqua, Wisconsin, Northword Press: 1993

Seller ID: 27208

ISBN: 1559712139

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Color Photography; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 157 pages; Oversize HC/DJ. Tight and neat in crisp-edged pictorial dust jacket. Just a touch of shelf/handling wear to jacket at edges; small, inconspicuous damp spot to upper edge of reap jacket panel with no offset to board. Profusely illustrated with color examples of rock art. Solid unmarked copy. NF/VG+ ...Oversize book may require additional charges for expedited or international shipping. View more info

New Jersey's Indians

By: Cross, Dorothy

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Tenton, New Jersey State Museum: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 32032

Condition: Very Good+


Drawings, photographs & maps; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages; Trade sized paperback in glossy illustrated wraps. Bright, snug and neat. Just mild shelf evidence to covers at spine edge. Illustrated with drawings, photograph plates and maps. VG+ View more info

Voyages Aux Montagnes Rocheuses Et Séjour Chez Les Tribus Indiennes De L'Orégon

By: De Smet, R. P. (S. J. )

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Bruxelles, Victor Devaux: 1873

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 15702

Condition: Very Good-


Map, folding; frontis and plate; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 405 pages; In a binding done for the Jesuit Society at Poitiers with the society's seal impressed in gilt to the cover cloth, "Convictus Pictaviensis Societatis Jesu." Bound in a green morocco spine with raised bands and compartments detailed in gilt. Pebbled green cloth boards. Snugly bound with clean complete contents, including a large fold-out map at rear which is well preserved and neat. Marbled end... View more info

Red People of the Wooded Country

By: Deming, Therese O & Edwin W. Deming (Illust. )

Price: $13.50

Publisher: San Francisco, Laidlaw Brothers: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition presumed

Seller ID: 35012

Condition: Very Good-


12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 191 pages; Presumed 1st edition, with no indication of subsequent printing. Soundly bound in original brown cloth with decorative pictorial title desing to upper board in orange and blue; titles in blue to spine. Text printed in blue ink, numerous accompanying plates and in-text illustrations are all in color. Light bumping and bruising to front corners; light crimping to cloth at spine ends.Trace damp stain to front corner of the page block... View more info

Mohave Ethnopsychiatry and Suicide; The Psychiatric Knowledge and the Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe (Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 175)

By: Devereux, George

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1961

Seller ID: 22252

Condition: Very Good+


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 586 pages; HC in green cloth with titles in gilt to spine. Square, snug and clean; no marks. Just a whisper of silverfish predation to the lower couple of inches of the spine edges and extre, ities of the rear board. VG+ View more info

The Origin of Primitive Superstitions, And Their Development Into the Worship of Spirits And the Doctrine of Spiritual Agency Among the Aborigines of America

By: Dorman, Rushton M

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co: 1881

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33560

Condition: Good


figures and plates, some in color; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 398 pages; 1st edition. Snugly bound copy has been recased in heavt black, library grade buckram cloth. Ex-library with titles and call number stamped in gilt to spine. Expected light attachments to refreshed endpages. A few period, circular ownership blindstamps to several scattered pages of the text. Contents complete and generally very clean. One plate has a blind stamp and a few pages observed with a fleet... View more info

The Mishongnovi Ceremonies of the Snake and Antelope Fraternities. The Stanley Mccormick Hopi Expedition : Field Columbian Museum Publication 66

By: Dorsey, George A. and H. R. Voth

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Chicago, Field Columbian Museum: 1902

Seller ID: 28166

Condition: Very Good-


Photographs and color lithographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 261 pages; In original title lettered wraps. Profusely illustrated monograph. Title lettered paper covers are toned and brittle with small chips missing from spine corners and lower edge, rear - with a vertical separation the lenth of the spine panel exposing the heavy thread sewn binding. Contents are very neat with no significant evidence of prior reading or use. 147 plates, some with double photographs and ... View more info

The Dangers and Sufferings of Robert Eastburn, and his Deliverance from Indian Captivity, Narratives of Indian Captivities, [Limited Edition of 27 Copies on Vellum]

By: Eastburn, Robert & John Randolph Spears (Intro. )

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Burrows Brothers Company: 1904

Edition: First Edition Thus; Limited edtion

Seller ID: 31880

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 76 pages; Limited edition of 27 copies printed on Imperial Japanese Vellum, this copy numbered "14". Handsome and very neat copy snugly bound in original ribbed burgundy colored cloth with decorative pictorial vignette title design in gilt to cover board and publisher's paper title label to spine. Top edge gilt. Just a whisper of shelf rub to cloth at spine ends and corner tips. Pages unopened. Uncommon in the smaller edition of 27 on v... View more info