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1 Charles Edward Chapman California The Spanish Period Hardcover
U.S.A. Macmillan 1939 2nd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: Macmillan, 1939. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket in Mylar Cover Clean inside and out Very Good. History of earliest California From Chinese Voyages to legend of Queen California the Black Amazon queen on to the Spanish explorers and missions and Chumash. Drake and Albion! Thick book rare in dust jacket and this good shape.. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 37.70 USD
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2 Earle R.Forrest The Snake Dance of the Hopi Indians
Los Angeles Westernlore Press 1961 First American Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
Los Angeles: Westernlore Press, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Not price clipped. NOT a library book. Traditional Hopi spirituality B/W illus.Photos Except for a small closed d/j tear and a few tiny chips at top and bottom of spine of d/j this is in very nice shape. A world before the clock ticked. Wonderful photos. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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3 Edited Malcolm Margolin The Way we Lived California Indian Stories, Songs & Reminiscences
California California Historical Society 1993 First Revised Editon Paperback Good 
California: California Historical Society, 1993. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First Revised Editon. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good Condition NOT a library copy First Revised Edition Trade Paperback Comprehensive B/W Photo Filled Collection of History, Native Star lore, traditional architecture, food gathering and cooking, traditional teaching. From one end of California to the other. Clean pages, no writing no underlines, crease in the cover and shelf wear from handling but tight and free of writing. NOT a library book. If you live in or just love California, the land to the west, this will give your eyes new vision in the landscape around you. Many, many photographs.. First Edition. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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4 Editors Stephen Skinner, Nadia Raafat Feng Shui For Modern Living November/December 2001
London Feng Shui For Modern Living 2001 1st Edition Paperback Near Fine 
London: Feng Shui For Modern Living, 2001. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Complete 95 pp Magazine Feng Shui For Modern Living November/December 2001 Six articles within this color filled magazine. Among them is a 6 pp. 'Tibet Medicine' Nadia Raafat with color Tibetan traditional chats and illustration 10 pp "Garden Harmony Using Pagodas on the Garden' and 10 pp. "Getty Gets It Museum Magic" Feng Shui in the design of the museum. More Clean very good condition! Color Photo filled. First Edition. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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5 Gavin Menzies 1421 The Year China Discovered The World Hardcover First Edition
England Bantam Press 2002 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
England: Bantam Press, 2002. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Like New First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy. Ground breaking study of late medieval Chinese seafaring. Filled with Chinese maps ship drawings, photos. Did the Chinese reach California? It does not all have to be true for the book to be as exciting as a fine brunch of Dim sum. Pick what inspires your senses. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect dust warapper. Collectible British First Edition. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Harriet And Fred Rochlin Pioneer Jews A New Life In The Far West
USA Houghton Mifflin 1984 Second American Edition Paperback Good None 
USA: Houghton Mifflin, 1984. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. Second American Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Large Trade Paperback Like Saul in the show Tombstone many dry goods sellers out west were good honest Jewish merchants, some lived with Indians, here we see both. great history and pictures,Jewish Marshals in Texas, early Los Angeles, wonderful book. You will be very surprised to see Yiddish cowboys Good shape. 
Price: 39.00 USD
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7 J.Leroy Davidson Art of the Indian Subcontinent from Los Angeles Collections Original Hardcover
U.S.A The Ward Ritchie Press 1968 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good None 
U.S.A: The Ward Ritchie Press, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Hardcover First American Edition Limited edition NOT a library copyAmazing collection of statues and manuscripts of Hindu, Muslim and Buddhist art in important collections in the American west coast museums. Many statues and works of art never seen before or seen again after. Hardcover Decorative cover. Except for some soiling on the front and back boards this large book of Indian art is in very nice shape. Color and b/w English text.. First Edition. 
Price: 37.15 USD
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8 Jerrilynn D DODDS Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain
University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1990 0271006714 / 9780271006710 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine 
Handsome Large Clean Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine UnClipped Dust jacket 170 pp. Eighty-One B/W Plates. No writing NOT a library copy. History and study of the architecture of early Christian and Arabic Spain that inspired Illuminated Manuscripts and even Art Deco. Serious history , design plans and photos. NOT a library copy. SALE Price. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 70.00 USD
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9 John Hammersveld The Grateful Dead May 17+18 1968 Pinnacle Shrine Expo Original Handbill
U.S.A. Free Press 1968 First Edition First Printing Hardcover Fine 
U.S.A.: Free Press, 1968. Book. Fine. Stiff Card Covers. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. Original Sixties Handbill "May 17 & 18 The Grateful Dead! Steve Miller Band with Taj Mahal Pinnacle Shrine Expo" with Pigpen Jerry Garcia Phil Lesh The band members in Psychedelic garb are pointing upwards with the words in the above description coming out of speech bubbles like cartoons. This was for a Rock concert in Los Angeles at the Shrine Expo1n 1968 protected on cardboard loosely in plastic. Fine condition Designed by John Hammersveld. First Edition. 
Price: 90.00 USD
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10 Marc Simmons Witchcraft In The Southwest Spanish And Indian Supernaturalism On The Rio Grande
U. S. A. Bison Books 1980 2nd Edition Paperback Very Good+ 
U. S. A.: Bison Books, 1980. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Clean Condition Very Good+ Trade Paperback. Great look at Witchcraft and the supernatural among the painted deserts of the southwest.Wonderful silhouette of a cloaked woman illus on the cover. Fine b/w illus of Pueblo and Hispanic woman Witches. Really fabulous academic but deeply exciting book. Clean. NOT a library book. . 
Price: 23.00 USD
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11 Pratapaditya Pal Aspects of Indian Art Papers Presented In A Symposium At The Los Angeles County Museum Of Art October1970 Hardcover
Leiden E.J.Brill 1972 First Editon Hardcover Fine Very Good Mylared 
Leiden: E.J.Brill, 1972. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Editon. 4to - over 9" - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover withVery Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Excellent collection of scholarly essays on Mughal painting, Ivories of North-West India, The Protective Goddesses of Buddhism, Indian dyed cotton for European markets, many more plus 107 full page b/w plates of Indian art. Plus 171pp. text This large handsome book is published and printed in Holland by Brill books. The dust jacket has some repaired slight tears but still quite nice and the book itself is very good. Pages clean NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Raphael Patti, Francis Lee Utley, Dov Noy, Edited Studies In Biblical And Jewish Folklore
U.S.A. Indiana University Press 1960 First American Edition Paperback Good+ 
U.S.A.: Indiana University Press, 1960. Book. Good+. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Good Clean condition. Simple shelf wear. Rubbing on covers and small creases. NOT a library book, Writing,on one page, in one chapter otherwise known. The great Jewish Folklorist Raphael Patai most well known for his book the "Hebrew Goddess" presents in English his and other fine scholars essays on Jewish magic Spells and Hebrew Folklore i.e. "Two Remedy Books in Yiddish" Sixteen page chapter of Jewish magic. Includes translation of healing and angry spells including How to free a man from prison..." So much in here "Falasha Creation stories" "Americanization of Passover". Yemen wedding songs, music included" Plus"Jewish Popular Beliefs and Customs in Los Angeles" Rare anthology of genuine material found nowhere else. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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13 Robert C.Suggs The Hidden Worlds Of Polynesia The Chronicle Of An Archaeological Expedition to Nuka Hiva In The Marquesas Islands Hardcover
New York Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc 1962 1st Edition Hardcover Good Good 
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, 1962. Book. Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall. First Edition Hardcover Good+ Clean pages NOT a library copy Dust Jacket Good some aging to cover a couple small tears and tiny chips NOT price cut Amazing journey to Nuku Hiva the secret megalithic world little known outside Polynesia. This was a culture that interacted from New Zealand visiting present Los Angeles California. Photos this in 1962 way ahead of it's time academic and spiritual. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your book's cover. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 21.11 USD
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14 Roger L.Nichols Edited Priscilla K.Buffalohead, Daniel K.Richter, James Axtell and William C.Sturtevant, James H.Merrell Farmers, Warriors, Traders: A Fresh Look At Ojibwa Women The American Indian Past and Present
New York Alfred A.Knopf 1986 3rd Edition Paperback Very Good 
New York: Alfred A.Knopf, 1986. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 3rd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback Clean Pages NOT a library copy Basic slight handling wear. Tight free of markings. Twenty four excellent essays on Native American history."War and Culture: The Iroquois Experience" Daniel K.Richter Essay on war ritual and the need for exorcism of violence with violence and adaption. Also "The Unkindest Cut Who Invented Scalping?" James Axtell and William C.Sturtevant"The Indians New World:The Catawba Experience" James H.Merrell. More "Cherokee,"" "Pawnee""Indans in Los Angeles" We wrap first with brown paper since 1977. 
Price: 29.00 USD
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15 The Metropolitan Museum of Art Editors The Middle Ages Treasures From The Cloisters And The Metropolitan Museum Of Art
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Museum of Art 1969 First American Edition Paperback Very Good 
Very Good+ Large 265 pp.Trade Paperback 1969. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Color And B/w Illustrations Clean Pages. NOT a Library Book.No Writing or underlines. Early Medieval jewelry illuminated manuscripts, Gold cups, Champleve Enamel limoges Silver altar Cross Albarelo Tin Enamel Earthenware Flemish Tapestries Visigoth sculpture. Full page Chalice of Antioch which many consider to be the 'Holy Grail' Knight Templar treasure here. Color and b/w full page photos on every page. Academic test. Very Good shape. Ostrogothic Fibula, Flemish tapestry, Ivory plaque from Spain, French Book of Hours. So much.Three Geese In Flight Grail and Pilgrimage Books since 1977 packed with respect First Edition. 
Price: 24.00 USD
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16 Vincente Blasco Ibanez Queen Calafia Original 1924 Hardcover
U.S.A. E.P.Dutton 1924 3rd Edition Hardcover Very Good Very Good 
U.S.A.: E.P.Dutton, 1924. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. Very Good Hardcover with Very Good Mylar Protected Beautifully Painted Dust Jacket. A Magic realism novel of the 'Las Sergas De Esplandian' the late medieval Spanish epic of a black Amazon queen of a land of gold. Her name "California" the state of California was named after her and her land of gold BEFORE the 'Gold Rush" Hard to find this 'Great Gatsby' like retelling in such good shape and with an intact pretty dust jacket! NOT a library book.Three Geese In Flight 35 years specializing in books of wonder. Dust jacket present. 
Price: 34.60 USD
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17 Virginia M.Fields and Dorie Reents - Budet Lords of Creation: The Origins of Sacred Maya Kingship Hardcover
Los Angeles Los Angeles County Museum of Art 2006 First American Edition Hardcover Fine Fine 
Los Angeles: Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 2006. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket in Fine Collectible Condition. NOT a library book.A huge stunning window into the sacred world of the jade kings of the Maya, Some of the finest photos ever. Great jade masks, Huge temples and painted ceramics. Besides the stunning photos the scholarly study of Mayan kingship is comprehensive and illuminating. The religious ritual duties of the Kings. Masks, statues. Like new. Amazing volume. We pack carefully wrapping first in brown paer. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 54.00 USD
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18 William A Nitze and Harry F Williams Arthurian Names In The Perceval Of Chretien De Troyes Analysis and Commentary Original 1955 Edition
Los Angeles University Of California Press 1955 1st Edition Paperback Fine 
Los Angeles: University Of California Press, 1955. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First 1955 Edition Clean NOT a library copy Great Rare Original Academic study of the Arthurian associations in the Grail text of Chretien De Troyes and the Grail Continuations, and the Queste. William Nitze on Irish influence in "The Grail Castle is modeled on an Irish Bruiden..." Hard to find original AND in clean Near Fine condition. Three Geese In Flight Celtic and Arthurian Books since 1977 First Edition. 
Price: 55.00 USD
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