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Image for Legends of the Maori. Book 1. For children aged 9-10 years

Legends of the Maori. Book 1. For children aged 9-10 years

By: N/A

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Auckland, &c., Whitcombe and Tombs: 1934

Seller ID: Books009844

Condition: Good


78, [2] pages. Unobtrusive staining to front cover; chipped and splitting at head and foot of spine. Binding remains sound. No stated date of issue; 1934 inscription to first leaf. One of Whitcombe's Historical Story Books. Foxing to first and final leaf, and occasionally within. Illustrated. View more info

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Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the Year Ended 30th June, 1877

By: N/A

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Maclean, Rogers & Co.: 1878

Seller ID: Books010527

Condition: Good


lxxvi, 172, 39 pages. Textblock separated as a unit from later cloth bound cover. Some scoring to the preliminary [roman numeral] section. Large fold-out at page 56 is present. View more info

Image for In Indian Tents.  Stories Told by Penobscot, Passamaquoddy and Micmac Indians

In Indian Tents. Stories Told by Penobscot, Passamaquoddy and Micmac Indians

By: Alger, Abby L.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Wolfville,N.S., Wayne Swift: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books005559

Condition: Very Good


i-x, 11-139pp. This is a facsimile reprint of the Boston, 1897 first edition published by Roberts Brothers. The page size of the reprint (8 1/2" x 11") is larger than the 12mo. original. View more info

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ABEGWEIT DYNASTY 1899-1954: The Story of the Abegweit Amateur Athletic Association.

By: BALLEM, H. Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charlottetown, P.E.I., The Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books010908

ISBN: 0920434134

Condition: Very Good


ix, 128 pages. Inscribed by the author on title page; else as new. View more info

Image for The Half-Way Sun.  Life among the Headhunters of the Philippines

The Half-Way Sun. Life among the Headhunters of the Philippines

By: Barton, R.F.

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New York, Brewer & Warren Inc.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006782

Condition: Good


(xxiv), 315pp. worn overall, spine sunned, folding plate worn at outer edge, errata slip tipped in - no loose pages, markings or signatures View more info

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Fuel for Missions, Saunders - Bezanson

By: Bezanson, W.B.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Kentville Publishing Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009977

Condition: Good


60pp. previous owners' names and address labels to inside front cover and first blank page View more info

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The Heritage of the Sioux

By: Bower, B. M.

Price: $93.75

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland, Goodchild & Stewart: 1916

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: Books011249

Condition: Very Good


313 pages; frontispiece with tissue guard. Textblock edges dusty. The uncommon Canadian issue. View more info

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A History of the Great Massacre by the Sioux Indians in Minnesota. Including the personal Narratives of Many Who Escaped

By: Bryant, Charles S. and Abel B. Murch

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Rickey & Carroll: 1864

Seller ID: Books010120

Condition: Very Good


504 pages and 6 leaves of ads at rear. Seven plates, as called for. Brown blindstamped cloth, spine a little lighter with faded gilt. Ads on front and rear pastedowns. Eighth Thousand. Sporadic foxing throughout, and the occasional offset from flowers interleaved. tideline and shadow at head of leaves from page 455 to end. A sturdy example with sound hinges. View more info

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Oxford 1935 A Souvenir of the World Educational Conferences

By: Cameron, A.C. (editor), with Acee Blue Eagle signature

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Oxford, Oxford University Press: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: Books011227

Condition: Very Good


xii, 316pp. Three maps including folding map of Oxford at rear. An attractive volume presented by the British National Union of Teachers to those attending the 1935 Conference of the World Federation of Educational Associations (WFEA). Signatures of those attending the conference to the rear of ffep, half title and obverse of frontispiece, including that of the chief organizers Sydney Blake and J. W. L. Symes. Two signatures also bear a personal inscription: that of Masanori Oshima (Japan), and that of noted artist Acee Blue Eagle (Oklahoma). "In 1935, Blue Eagle was invited to give a seri... View more info

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Contributions to Anthropology, 1960 Part I

By: Canadian Archaeology - Lowther, Maxwell, Forbis, Wright

Price: $31.25

Publisher: Ottawa, Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011673

Condition: Very Good


vi, 190 pages National Museum of Canada Bulletin No. 180 View more info

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Archeological Salvage and Survey in Nebraska

By: Carlson, Gayle F. and Richard E. Jensen

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, Nebraska State Historical Society: 1973

Seller ID: Books004059

Condition: Very Good


xvi, 240pp. Nebraska State Historical Society Publicatiosn in Archeology, Number Five. Part I: Highway Archeological and Historical Salvage Investigations in Nebraska, 1965 to 1968 (Carlson). Part II: A Preliminary Report of the Point of Rocks Archeological Survey (Jensen) View more info

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Klee Wyck

By: Carr, Emily

Price: $243.75

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010407

Condition: Very Good


xi, 155 pages and four tissue guarded plates in colour. Top edge dusty, spine lightly sunned, cloth lightly stained. Small address plate to front pastedown, and ownership inscription to facing page; small stain to margin of frontispiece and small marginal stain to four pages. Binding is sound. View more info

Image for Patterns From The Pacific : portfolio of designs based on objects from the ethnological collections of McGill University

Patterns From The Pacific : portfolio of designs based on objects from the ethnological collections of McGill University

By: Clark, T. H. curator; text by Alice E. Johannsen

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Montreal, McGill University Museums: 1944

Seller ID: Books010263

Condition: Good


Portfolio consisting of title page, introduction, map, descriptive list of plates [4-pages each in French and English, and 40 illustrated leaves. Of particular interest for its stated objective: "With current interest in the Pacific War Zone reaching unprecedented height, it has been felt by the McGill University Museum that an exhibition of native cultures of this far-flung combat area would be of special concern to University students and to the general public. World convalescence from the present struggle will be slow and difficult, and it is only through increased popular acquaintance,... View more info

Image for Battleford Beleaguered: 1885. The story of the Riel uprising from the columns of the Saskatchewan herald

Battleford Beleaguered: 1885. The story of the Riel uprising from the columns of the Saskatchewan herald

By: Clink, William L. ed.

Price: $156.25

Publisher: Willowdale, Ontario, Self published: 1985

Seller ID: Books011270

Condition: Very Good


viii, 94, [22] pages. Spine tape loose, but side stapled binding holding fine. Gift inscription to title page, else unmarked. View more info

Image for Mohave Ethnopsychiatry: The Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe.

Mohave Ethnopsychiatry: The Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe.

By: Devereux, George

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books000054

Condition: Very Good


with dj. xvi, 597pp. Clean and unmarked in jacket sunned to spine with chips along top edge. View more info

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Pisim Finds Her Miskanow

By: Dumas, William

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, HighWater Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books010354

Condition: Good


(48pp.) small puncture marks to lower right corner of boards, signed with inscription to title page View more info

Image for The Burning of Royalton, Vermont, By Indians

The Burning of Royalton, Vermont, By Indians

By: Dunklee, Ivah

Price: $181.25

Publisher: Boston, Geo. H. Ellis Co.: 1906

Seller ID: Books011174

Condition: Very Good


88 pages, plus plates. Clean and unmarked, in sound binding. View more info

Image for Dahcotah; or Life and Legends of the Sioux Around Fort Snelling

Dahcotah; or Life and Legends of the Sioux Around Fort Snelling

By: Eastman, Mary

Price: $243.75

Publisher: New York, John Wiley: 1849

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books011883

Condition: Good


xi, [2], xxxi, 268 pages; frontispiece and three plates (complete). Cloth rubbed at extremities; 1859 ownership inscription to front free endpaper and 2 inch closed tear beneath that. Frontispiece is detached and chipped along bottom edge (not affecting image). Front board slack but holding fine; textblock firmly bound. Leaves tanned, with occasional light soiling; pencil scribbling to second rear endpaper and pastedown, and a full page of pencil notes to verso of first free rear endpaper. View more info

Image for Guillaume Chenu De Chalezac, the 'French Boy': a Narrative of His Experiences as a Huguenot Refugee, as a Castaway Smong the Xhosa, His Rescue with the Stavenisse Survivors By the Centaurus, His Service at the Cape and Return to Europe, 1686-9

Guillaume Chenu De Chalezac, the 'French Boy': a Narrative of His Experiences as a Huguenot Refugee, as a Castaway Smong the Xhosa, His Rescue with the Stavenisse Survivors By the Centaurus, His Service at the Cape and Return to Europe, 1686-9

By: ed. Randolph Vigne

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Cape Town, Van Riebeeck Society: 1998

Seller ID: Books006924

ISBN: 0958411247

Condition: Very Good


[xxii], 174, [x] pages. Clean and unmarked; with tipped-in frontispiece. View more info

Image for La Naturaleza de las Indias Nuevas : De Cristóbal Colon a Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo

La Naturaleza de las Indias Nuevas : De Cristóbal Colon a Gonzalo Fernandez de Oviedo

By: Gerbi, Antonello

Price: $112.50

Publisher: Mexico, Fondo de Cultura Economica: 1978

Seller ID: Books011906

Condition: Very Good


562 pages. Number 4442 of 5000 copies printed; text in Spanish. Light wear to jacket; top edge a touch dusty. Binding is sound; no inscriptions. View more info