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Discovery Of The Origin Of The Name Of America Hardover

By: N/A

Price: $28.00

Publisher: India, Isha Books: 2013

Edition: First Trade

Seller ID: 016657

Condition: Fine


India: Isha Books, 2013. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Trade. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket Originally published 1888 reprinted in 2013 b/w illus. Little known and lesser seen study of "America" the name and it's association with Sir Waler Raleigh and the Spanish "Amaraca" a gold mine, a snake crossing a straight line called 'Amaru'..Mercator. A lot of mystery here in a rare book that luckily was reprinted in India. Si... View more info

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Hopi Bowl C.1910

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Arizona, 1910

Seller ID: 874716847

Condition: Very Good


Original Hopi Ceramic Pot Traditional Dye Two Inches high and four inches wide. Very Good condition. Made C.1920.Arizona Three Geese In Flight since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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New Light on Drake; A Collection of Documents Relating to His Voyage of Circumnavigation 1577-1580 Second Series Volume XXXIV Nuttall, Zelia (Trans & Ed)

By: N/A

Price: $88.00

Publisher: London, The Hakluyt Society, London (1914): 1914

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716857

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Collectible First 1914 English Edition Hakluyt Society,443 pp, + xxxiii. With half-title.Bright Gilt Ship on Cover (Golden Hind) Gilt spine titles Illustrated by a map and plates.Tight bonding NOT a library copy. Page yellowing on title page and a bit on end papers, Minute edge bump..NO fading on spine or boards (See our photos) NO ownership plates and No writing.John Dee told Elizabeth she could counter the Spanish Inquisitions claim to western hemispher... View more info

The Ceramic History Of The Central Highlands Of Chiapas Mexico

By: .T.Patrick Culbert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Utah, New World Archaeological Foundation: 1965

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015708

Condition: Fine


New World Archaeological Foundation, 1965. Book. Fine. Large Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Large Octavo Gray Academic Card Stock Covers. Book and Contents, Photos, Charts. Text Fine condition. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. Academic archeology study of 'Indian' Pottery of Central Highland Mexico Chiapas comparison to Mayan Clean like new. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper First Edition. View more info

The Strange Things Of This World A Historical Novel

By: Alan Fisk

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Newfoundland, Harry Cuff: 1988

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 015820

Condition: Very Good


Newfoundland: Harry Cuff, 1988. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback NOT a library book. Published in a Small Edition in Newfoundland about a 1535 English adventure to Cape Breton Island to see what the Beothuk natives were like and it turned terribly wrong. Besides this exciting novel Alan Fisk the author offers the original Elizabethan text by Hakluyt in the appendix. Except for a small crea... View more info

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Original Mohawk Artist Albert White Oil Painting 5 x 7 Navajo Mother and Child Signed

By: Albert White

Price: $200.00

Publisher: New York, 1989

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 66896

Condition: Fine


After Holiday Sale Original Oil Painting by Mohawk People of the Flint Artist Albert White of a Southwestern Navajo or Apache Mother and Child. Framed by small Oak frame total 7 x 9 inch painting and frame. Painted and signed directly on to one inch thick "Danny Boy" Broccoli Particle board box. I purchased this directly from Albert at Iroquois Museum Festival in 1989. Fine condition. I believe it is 'Oil' but it could even be Acrylic This might be an Apache or e... View more info

For Whom Are The Stars Revolution And Counterrevolution In Hawaii 1893-1895

By: Albertine Loomis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hawaii, University Press of Hawaii: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014178

Condition: Very Good


Hawaii: University Press of Hawaii, 1976. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both very good and clean, NOT price clipped. NOT a library book. The history of the twilight of Hawaiian monarchy and the free queen who ruled until the end. Red Hardcover and dust jacket in great shape! Maps, B/W photos illus. First Hawaiian hardcover edition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

France And New England Volume III Containing An Account of Champlain's Three Voyages Along The New England Coast The French at Lake Champlain and Saint Croix Island

By: Allan Forbes and Paul F.Cadman

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Boston, State Street Trust: 1929

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016686

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Original 1929 Historical B/W Illus. Monograph NOT a library copy. Published in Boston filled with Native American and Masonic French Templar Quebec Lore seen No where else. Much on New England and Lake Champlain contact locations such as Norumbega and Saint Croix Island The French and American sites are both photographed Samuel Champlain Ships Maps. Great Small printing. First Edition. View more info

Irresistible North From Venice to Greenland On the Trail of the Zeno Brothers Hardcover

By: Andrea Di Robilant

Price: $23.00

Publisher: NewYork, Alfred A. Knopf: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016299

Condition: Fine


NewYork: Alfred A. Knopf, 2011. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket Stated 'First Edition' Fine Collectible Condition. The heart of the discovery of America was based on the hidden belief that the 'Fortunate Isles' was 'America' and discovered by King Arthur Here one of the original texts is challenged by a Italian descendent of Zeno and travels the route and re-examines. Good reason to be skeptical but... Like new. Maps NOT a library bo... View more info

Amazons, Savages, and Machiavels Travel And Colonial Writing In English, 1550-1630 An Anthology Hardcover

By: Andrew Hadfield

Price: $49.00

Publisher: england, Oxford University Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017234

Condition: Fine


england: Oxford University Press, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Anthology of the earliest Elizabethan travel writing. Over twenty key essays on Newfoundland to Roanoke from Francis Bacon himself to Sir George Peckham. Many know and little know views of pre-Colonial Roanoke colony to Lithgow's view of Jerusalem, to Smith's description of Pocahontas! Many b/w reprodu... View more info

The Discovery of the Grail

By: Andrew Sinclair

Price: $27.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf Pub: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013658

ISBN: 078670604X

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Fine Clean Collectible 307 pp. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Really good look at all the Grail countries theories and the Knight Templar relation with these. Some little discussed. Like new. NOT a library copy Hardcover and Unclipped Dust Jacket. First Edition..U. S. A.: Carroll & Graf, 1998. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall three Geese In Flight Arthurian Studies since 1977 packked ww Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The World of Gerard Mercator First Edition Hardcover

By: Andrew Taylor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Walker: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016991

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: Walker, 2004. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Not Clipped NOT a library copy There is a deep mystery here where did the letter Mercator sent to John Dee about King Arthur sailing to America with thousands of colonists origi. Fine clean condition book and jacket. The fact that the settling at Jamestown owes much to this Sovereignty argument is something school children would want... View more info

Circle of Stones

By: Anna Lee Waldo

Price: $14.20

Publisher: U.S.A., St.Martins Press: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 1004

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: St.Martins Press, 1999. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover with Dust Jacket Great condition Clean pages Not price clipped. The author of the popular Lewis and Clark Novel 'Sacajawea', which introduced many Americans to the Welsh Indian Prince Madoc story. Here is she explores the Prince Madoc story and the Medieval Welsh in early North America's origins. Collectible condition. Three Gees... View more info

Needlework Designs from the American Indians Traditional Patterns of the Southeastern Tribes Hardcover

By: Anne Cheek Landsman

Price: $34.00

Publisher: U.S.A, A.S.Barnes: 1977

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010754

ISBN: 0498018040

Condition: Very Good


Very Good. Hardcover.with Very Good Dust Jacket in a Mylared jacket as well. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Hardcover Clean First American Edition. U.S.A: A.S.Barnes, 1977 Hard to find original study, history and pattern book of the traditional designs of the Southeastern native american nations. While designed for needlework the author who is a Cherokee from Alabama gives color photos of rare Choctaw, Cree, Chickasaw, Seminole,pat... View more info

Selected Papers of the Fifth International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnological Sciences Philadelphia, Sept.1-9, 1956 Edited under the Chairmanship of Anthony F. C.Wallace

By: Anthony F. C. Wallace Edited William N. Fenton, Margaret Mead, Marija Gimbutas, Huang Wen-Shan

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1960

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015770

Condition: Fine


Original Fine Academic Thick Paperback 810 pp. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. NO Writing. A little Cover Fading at most. Edited by Great Iroquoian Anthony Wallace University of Pennsylvania Press, 1960 First American Edition. 8vo -Dozens of essays "The role of music in western Apache culture" "Huang Wen-Shan and Ho Lien-Kwei Recent Developments and Trends in Ethnological Studies in China" Also "William Fenton's The Hiawatha Wampum Belt Of the Iroquo... View more info

Fundamentals Factors In Seneca Folk Lore Original 1924 Publication Of The University Of the State Of New York From New York State Museum Bulletin 253 Nineteenth Report of the Director, 1923

By: Arthur C. Parker

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Albany, University Of the State Of New York: 1924

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 5291

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean 49-69 pp From New York State Museum Bulletin 253 Nineteenth Report of the Director, 1923 If you love Iroquois Longhouse "Folklore" or belief depending on your orientation. Either way this is wonderful and hard to find. by the great Arthur C. Parker While this has only twenty pages each is equal to a hundred "Gods, Major Spirits and Folk Beasts of the Seneca" All presented with native respect. Clran, tight collectible NOT a library copy. Fi... View more info

Skunny Wundy And Other Indian Tales Original 1930 Hardcover Will Crawford Color Plate & B/W With Rare Mylar Protected Dust Jacket

By: Arthur C. Parker (Gawaso Wanneh)

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Garden City, New York, Doubleday, Doran & Company, Inc: 1930

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6660

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Original Red 1930 Hardcover and Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket 202 pp. Numerous B/W Drawings and Six Full Color Plates by Will Crawford. First Junior Library Edition of this classic collection of New York Six Nation Iroquois tales told by the truly great Seneca scholar Arthur Parker, for Young Adults or Fantasy and Folklore lovers who love the Fairy Faith and do not even know we have one here. Tales of the Pine Trees battle with Frost and Tamarack... View more info

The Vinlanders' Saga Hardcover And Dust Jacket

By: Barbara Schiller

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Holt Rhinehart Winston: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011388

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Holt Rhinehart Winston, 1966. Book. Illus. by Illustrated By William Bock. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Very Good Hardcover. Clean interior. No markings NOT a library book. Jacket Very Good Price Clipped but clean and no chips, Very Good. Full page powerful b/w line drawings by William Bock in this wonderful young adult retelling of the 'Vinlander's Saga' ... View more info

The Extraordinary Voyage of Pytheas the Greek: The Man Who Discovered Britain Hardcover

By: Barry Cunliffe

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Allen Lane: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017065

Condition: Fine


United Kingdom: Allen Lane, 2001. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Clean. The myth od isolation is encouraged by the lack of respect for our earlier traditional cultures that record history with the spoken word. Here a journey to the Celtic north by a Greek is recorded at the cusp of oral and written sources. Barry Cunliffe a fine archaeologist and writer presents Py... View more info

America B.C.: Ancient Settlers in the New World

By: Barry Fell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Times Books: 1976-11-01

Seller ID: 016286

ISBN: 0812906241

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean Pages NOT a library copy. NOT Price Clipped.U.S.A.:1977. Book. Near Fine.312 pp. Hardcover. 4th Edition. 8vo B/W Photos, Drawings. While it is easy to point to the over reach Of Barry Fells claims.This book broke ground,that did not want to be broken and was bold and fascinating. Great clean hardcover. NOT a library book. Since 1977 we pack our books carefully and with respect for the book and you.. Dust j... View more info

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America Discovered By The Welsh In 1170 A.D.

By: Bowen, Rev. Benjamin F.

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, J. B. Lippincott & Co: 1875

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6533

Condition: Near Fine


Original 1875 Hardcover Rare Near Fine Collectible Condition Of this 1875 Dark Green Hardcover NO writing in text. NO book plates. NO library plates. Ownership name on first free blank endpaper and barely visible cover, and hand stamped "T.S McAnlis Library Beaver Falls, PA." NO library numbers NO pocket. Spine pristine clean brown endpapers. in 40 years of Celtic studies bookselling I have never seen a copy like this. This 184 pp. book on Prince Madoc or Madog a... View more info

Sacred Places North America 108 Destinations

By: Brad Olsen

Price: $15.84

Publisher: U. S. A., C.C.C.: 2003

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012729

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: C.C.C., 2003. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. With this book you can feel the Feng Shui of North America and visit the sacred landscape that lies hidden beneath the malls and microwave restaurant chains.Directions, illustrations, history Chaco canyon,Mount Shasta, New England Stone Chambers.b/w 300pp.Great conditon. First Edition. View more info

Back on the Rez

By: Brian Maracle

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Toronto, On, Canada, Viking/allen Lane: 1996

Seller ID: 016843

ISBN: 067085915X

Condition: Near Fine


1996. Book. Near Fine Clean Hardcover.Near Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. No writing inside NOT a remainder. Price clipped jacket Tight binding.The Mohawks and the whole Six Nation Longhouse are the backbone of North America or more accurately Turtle Island. Heart felt journey home and he brings us. First Edition. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight wraps our books first in brown paper to protect the jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

People of the Wetlands: Bogs, Bodies and Lake-Dwellers (Ancient Peoples and Places)

By: Bryony, and Coles, John Coles

Price: $28.00

Publisher: New York, Ny, U.s.a., Thames & Hudson: 1989

Seller ID: 736

ISBN: 0500021120

Condition: Near Fine


.Collectible Near Fine Clean Hardcover with Near Fine Price Clipped Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall..Irish roadways over ancient bogs Crannogs and the Neolithic and Celtic peoples of Glastonbury. Artifacts, clothing, b/w illus. maps. Clean and nice.Three Geese In Flight Famous Bookstore Since 1977 we pack our books wrapping first in brown construction paper "Old School" to protect the jacket . Dust j... View more info

The Acadiensis Reader Volume One Atlantic Canada Before Confederation

By: Buckner, Phillip A., and Frank, David Alexander Edited

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fredericton, Nb, Canada, Acadiensis Press: 1988-01-01

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 014419

ISBN: 091910729X

Condition: Very Good+


Canada: Acadiensis Press, 1990. Book. Very Good+ Clean. Trade Paperback. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Large Trade Paperback The Acadiensis Reader Volume One. Clean pages NOT a library book. This is a 395 pp. anthology of essays on early Atlantic Canada "The Collapse of the Beothuk World" Ralph Pastore "Indian Policy in Colonial Nova Scotia, 1783-1871" is a 29 page article inside the book. It deals with the Loyalists and the governm... View more info

Heliolithic Ritual Sites In New England NEARA JOURNAL 42 Number 2 Winter 2008

By: Byron E. Dix and James W. Mavor, James L.Guthrie, Ida Jane Gallagher, Dave Saltzman, Edward F.Gray

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A, New England Antiquities Research Association: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017033

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: New England Antiquities Research Association, 2008. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Clean First Edition No writing NOT a library copy Six Essays on Pre-Columbian New England "Heliolithic Ritual Sites in New England" Byron E.Dix and James W.Mavor "Grave Creek Tablet Is Authentic""Manitou & Shawshinock""Manitou & Shawshinock"" The Runic Inscription On No Mans Land". First Edition... View more info

First Nations A History of Five Hundred Years of Encounter

By: Cameron Fleet

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A, U.S.A: Chartwell Books, 1997: 1997

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010580

Condition: Near Very Good


U.S.A: U.S.A: Chartwell Books, 1997, 1997. Book. Near Very Good. Cloth. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Cloth. Near Very Good/Near Very Good. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Great all around look at the sweeping landscape of the nations that were all across this 'Turtle Island'.From the Maya, Zuni and Hopi to the Inuit, Gayuga, and Micmac. Told from the native perspective views the Spanish invasion clearly! Great,gr... View more info

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The Journal Of Major John Norton 1816 The Publications Of The Champlain Society LXXII

By: Carl F. Klinck And James J. Talman

Price: $110.00

Publisher: Canada, The Champlain Society: 2011

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6575

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Condition. Pristine Red Cloth.390 pp. Color Portrait Frontis. Clean Interior NO writing at all. NO Book Plates NOT a library copy. First 2011 Edition after the 1970 First Edition. Important new introduction added.Very important primary text on Iroquois Longhouse Creation story of Sky Woman, and Turtle Island Narrative of Revolutionary War and War of 1812 history in relation to Six Nation Iroquois and Cherokee. This was written by a half Cherok... View more info

Seventeenth Century North America Hardcover

By: Carl O. Sauer

Price: $35.19

Publisher: U. S. A., Turtle Island Press: 1980

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012313

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Turtle Island Press, 1980. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover NOT a library book. Near Very Good Dust Jacket Excellent anthology of primary Spanish, Dutch, French and British texts on Native American cultures in the 17th century and the explorations Handsome well made hardcover great shape.The dust jacket has a few very small tears and a couple of tiny chips otherwise very good. No writing in... View more info

The Incas People Of The Sun

By: Carmen Bernand Translated From The French

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Abrams: 1994

Edition: Fourth American Edition

Seller ID: 013699

Condition: Near Very Good


U. S. A.: Abrams, 1994. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. Fourth American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Near Very Good Packed Like a Llama With Color Illustrations Painted by Incas when they first became Christian. Much like when the Irish first became Christian they painted the Book of Kells. Some of that mix of Pagan Inca and Christian Saints . Amazing. Study Of the Incas. Translated from the Original French Edition. Concise compact 190pp.Color i... View more info