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The False Faces of the Iroquois

by Fenton, William N.

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Published
1990
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Near Fine
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9780806122946
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Norman, Oklahoma: University of Oklahoma Press, 1990. Near Fine. Second printing.  xxii, 522 pp.  4to.   Softcover.  With photographs of 24 masks - false faces and husk faces - in color, and numerous b&w photographs of masks, rattles, tree carvings, ceremonial rites. "A monument to Iroquois culture"....."the most definitive, comprehensive treatment of this important and thoroughly fascinating topic… Read more
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Albany: Weed, Parsons and Company, 1856. Hardcover. Good. Edited By E. B. O'Callaghan. xvi, 1006, [2] pp. Brown cloth, spine gilt. Large Quarto. A large number of these documents pertain to correspondence and proceedings between Sir William Johnson and the Six Nations, including transcriptions of meetings with Indian delegates, chiefs and sachems, quoting at… Read more
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Old John Neptune and Other Maine Indian Shamans

by Eckstorm, Fannie Hardy

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Published
1945
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Portland, Maine: The Southworth-Anthoensen Press, 1945. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. xii, 209 pp with index. Blue buckram, spine title gilt. One of 500 copies on laid paper. 10 plates, including frontispiece portrait of John Neptune. Eckstorm was a personal friend of the tribe, having worked with them with her fur… Read more
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Katahdin: Wigwam's Tales of the Abnaki Tribe and A Dictionary of Penobscot and Passamaquoddy Words with French and English Translations

by Molly Spotted Elk [Mary Alice Nelson]

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Published
2003
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780943197296
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Orono, Maine: Maine Folklife Center, 2003. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. xxii, 203 pp. Softcover. A collection of Penobscot traditional tales, written by a member of the tribe: stories about Mt. Katahdin, the origins of corn and tobacco, animal behavior, how the rabbit lost his tail, how mice became small, and numerous others. The… Read more
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The Conquest Of Texas: Ethnic Cleansing In The Promised Land, 1820-1875

by Gary Clayton Anderson

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Published
2005
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780806136981
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Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 2005. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. x, 544 pp. With 3 maps and numerous photographs of various Indian chiefs and settlers, soldiers and political figures of Texas. With extensive notes, bibliography and index. Minor nick at top of front board else Fine in Near Fine dust jacket.… Read more
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Penobscot Man. The Life History of a Forest Tribe in Maine.

by Speck, Frank G.

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Published
1997
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Fine
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9780891010951
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Orono, Maine: University of Maine Press, 1997. Trade Paperback. Fine. xx, 325, [3] pp. Softcover. Speck's classic account of the traditional practices and culture of the Penobscot Indians of Maine. With a new preface by David Sanger and 30 additional photographs. Fine.
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The Penobscot Dance of Resistance: Tradition in the History of a People

by Macdougall, Pauleena

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Published
2004
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Fine
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First Edition
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9781584653813
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Durham, New Hampshire: University of New Hampshire Press, 2004. First Edition . Trade Paperback. Fine. ix, 250 pp. Softcover. With chapter notes, extensive bibliography and index. With maps and photographs. Macdougall taught at the University of Maine at Orono, and was Associate Director of the Maine Folklife Center while researching and writing her book. … Read more
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Ruins and Rivals. The Making of Southwest Archaeology

by Snead, James E

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Lippincott Books
Published
2001
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Fine
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First Edition
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9780816521388
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Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 2001. First Edition . Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. xxvi, 226, [4] pp. With bibliography, index. Green cloth.. Illustrated with b&w photos. Signed by the author on the title page. "Ruins and Rivals contains a wealth of anecdotal material that conveys the flavor of digs and discoveries, scholars and scoundrels,… Read more
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Pine Ridge, South Dakota: Red Cloud Indian School, 1970. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. vi, 852 pp. Edited by Paul Manhart, S.J. Includes appendices. Bechel, a German-born Jesuit priest lived and worked with the Lakota Sioux from 1902 until his death in 1954. Work on his dictionary was continued by Rev. John Bryde, and… Read more
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La Seigneurie des Îles et des Îlets de Mingan

by Lévesque, René

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Published
1971
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GVG
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Montreal: Leméac, 1971. Soft cover. GVG. 232, [8] pp. With bibliography, appendices. Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs, tables, maps. Canada Council bookplate, light soiling, light edge wear. Text is in French.
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Photographing Navajos. John Collier Jr. On the Reservation, 1948-1953.

by Doty, C. Stewart; Mudge, Dale Sperry; and Benally, Herbert John

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Lippincott Books
Published
2002
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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9780826324382
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Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 2002. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. [viii], 224 pp. 97 b&w photographs taken by Collier between 1948 and 1953, with map, and text by Benally, Doty, and Mudge. Inscribed by Doty and Mudge on title page. Turquoise cloth, spine title gilt.
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Literary Aspects of North American Mythology

by Radin, Paul

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Published
1915
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GVG
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Ottawa: Government Printing Bureau, 1915. Paper Wrappers. GVG. 8vo. Canada Department of Mines Geological Survey. Museum Bulletin No. 16. Anthropological Series, No. 6. June 15, 1915. [ii], 52 pp. Lightly soiled, slight water-staining on rear panel.
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The Idea of Fertilization in the Culture of the Pueblo Indians

by H. K. Haeberlin

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Published
1974
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Millwood, NY: Kraus Reprint Co, 1974. Paper Wrappers. Very Good+. [vi], 56 pp. Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association. Vol. III, No. I. Jan.-Mar., 1916. Blue paper wrappers lightly sunned.
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Collections of the Minnesota Historical Society. Volume XII

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Published
1908
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Very Good
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First Edition
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St. Paul: Minnesota Historical Society, 1908. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. xx, 827 pp. Volume XII. With index, illustrated with 38 plates, of which 7 are maps and the remainder portraits or photographs. Articles of interest include: The Dakotas/Sioux of Minnesota, Little Crow, Civil War Papers by Lucius Hubbard, History of Minnesota… Read more
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Of Shoes and Ships and Sealing Wax: Sundries From Zinacantan

by Laughlin, Robert M.

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Published
1977
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Near Fine
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First Edition
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Washington, D. C: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1977. First Edition . Paper Wrappers. Near Fine. Folio. x, 427, [3] pp. Smithsonian Contributors to Anthropology, Number 25. With color frontispiece and 4 figures. Includes literature cited. Part 1 : Journals kept by two Tzotzil Mayans about visits to the USA in 1963 and 1967.… Read more
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The Artifacts of Pecos

by Kidder, Alfred Vincent

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Lippincott Books
Published
1979
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VGFN
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Reprint
ISBN
9780824096304
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New York: Garland Publishing Inc, 1979. Reprint . Hardcover. VGFN. xvi, 318 pp. Bibliography. Red cloth, spine title gilt. Over 250 illustrations. "deals with the specimens, other than pottery, found at the ruined Indian pueblo of Pecos in San Miguel County, New Mexico during investigations carried on between 1915 and 1925." Minor… Read more
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The Indian Speaks

by Marius Barbeau and Grace Melvin

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Published
1943
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Very Good
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Caldwell, Idaho: Claxton Printers, 1943. Hardcover. Very Good/Good+. 117 pp. Pictorial orange cloth covers, 40 illustrations. Legends of the Huron, and Indians of the Northwest coast. A little wear to the corners and spine edges, previous owner's name in ink on ffep. Dustjacket has edge and corner wear, a 1/2" chip with tape… Read more
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Works of Hubert Howe Bancroft : The Native Races Volumes I-III

by Bancroft, Hurbert Howe

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Published
1883
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Fair
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San Francisco: A. L. Bancroft, 1883. Hardcover Gutta Percha. Fair. xlix, 797; x, 805; x, 796 pp. Volume I: The Wild Tribes. With 5 folding maps. The spine is detached; front board and first 2 signatures are loose. Volume II: Civilized Nations. With folding map. Most of spine… Read more
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Of Wonders Wild and New: Dreams From Zinacantan

by Laughlin, Robert M

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Published
1976
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Very Good
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First Edition
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Washington, D. C: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1976. First Edition . Paper Wrappers. Very Good. Folio. xii, 178, [2] pp. Smithsonian Contributors to Anthropology, Number 22. With frontispiece and 14 figures. Includes appendices and literature cited. 260 dream texts recorded in Zinacantan, Chiapas, Mexico primarily in 1963, and translated from the Tzotzil by the author.… Read more
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The Great Tzotzil Dictionary of San Lorenzo Zinacantan

by Laughlin, Robert M.

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Published
1975
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Very Good+
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First Edition
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Washington, D. C: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1975. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+. Folio. xii, 598, [3] pp. Smithsonian Contributors to Anthropology, Number 19. With 5 figures and 5 foldout maps and 6 tables. Includes atlas, appendix and references. Laughlin's introduction explains his eliciting techniques including aerial survey maps to establish place names… Read more
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