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Natick Dictionary Original 1903 Hardcover

By: John Hammond Trumbull

Price: $81.88

Publisher: Washington D.C., Smithsonian Institution Press: 1903

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013976

Condition: Good


Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1903. Book. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original 1903 Large Hardcover This is the Smithsonian's Bureau of American Ethnology. Natick Dictionary of Algonquin speaking New England. Introduction, notes Some fades. Binding slightly shaken. Pages clean.No underlines All around good shape. A resource to keep the old tongue alive.. First Edition. View more info

Publications Of The Modern Language Association March 1966 Vol.LXXXI Number 1 A New Approach to the Rhythm of Beowulf

By: John Hurt Fisher Edited Howard M. Jones Robert P.Creed

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U. S. A., The Modern Language Association of America: 1966

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014347

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Academic Paperback 146 pp.Clean pages NOT a library copy. U. S. A.: The Modern Language Association of America, 1966. First American Edition. 8vo. Very Good Large Academic Covers. Publications Of The Modern Language Association Of America 15 essays. Robert P.Creed on 'A New Approach to the Rhythm of Beowulf', also 'Allegory and Fable Italian View from Dante to Tasso' Frank Collins "Cooper and the American Dream' and R.B.Waddington' Chapmans 'Andromeda Liberata'.40 year old book store wrapping first in brown paper before packing. First Edition. View more info

Image for The Massacre

The Massacre

By: John J.Vrooman

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Johnstown New York, Baronet: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014825

Condition: Very Good+


Johnstown New York: Baronet, Book.Clean Pages Very Good+ Hardcover. 1954 First American Edition Hardcover with Unclipped Collectible Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Very Good+ condition. NOT a library book. Powerful full color frontis and dust jacket painting of the raid. (See our photo)This historical novel is published in the region where the seventeenth century French and Algonquin raid on Dutch Schenectady took place. Map end papers. Historian author is a descendant of a Dutch settler. Three Geese In Flight Since 1977 We pack with care wrapping first in brown paper to protect dust jacket. Dust... View more info

Woodstock Landscapes

By: John Kleinhans

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Precipice Publications: 2000-08

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 013100

ISBN: 0967554101

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Clean Very Good+.Oblong Paperback.Signed and Inscribed By the Author.John Kleinhans and Gail Godwin Woodstock N.Y. Golden Notebook Press, 2000. Book. First Edition. Oblong. Clean Large Oblong Trade Paperback First American Edition Beautiful color photos by John Kleinhans of Catskill Mountain Woods, and streams in Woodstock New York where our Three Geese In Flight Bookshop was for 34 years . Introduction by the famed Woodstock author and writer Gail Godwin who Inscribed and Signed title Page. Near Fine Condition. NO writing or underlines within NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

The Witchcraft Delusion: The Story of the Withcraft Persecutions in Seventeenth-Century New England Hardcover

By: John M. Taylor

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A:, Grammercy Books,: 1995

Edition: Second Edition.

Seller ID: 006168

Condition: Fine


U.S.A:: Grammercy Books,, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. Second Edition.. 8vo. Fine Hardcover and Dust jacket Study of the Salem Witch trials of seventeenth century colonial New England.164pp, Includes lesser known Witch trial transcripts. Both book and jacket in excellent clean condition. NOT a library copy. Dust jacket present. View more info

American Anthropologist Volume 88 Number 4 December 1986 Personal Categories forJapanese Sacred Places and Gods: Views Elicited from a Conjugal Pair

By: John M.Roberts, Saburo Morita and L.Keith Brown Editor H.Russell Bernard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Journal of the American Anthropological Association: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016301

Condition: Very Good+


U.S.A.: Journal of the American Anthropological Association, 1986. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Clean American Anthropologist Volume 88 Number 4 December 1986 Clean complete 293pp. Issue Six Different Essays. One on Japanese Myth "Personal Categories forJapanese Sacred Places and Gods: Views Elicited from a Conjugal Pair" by John M.Roberts, Saburo Morita and L.Keith Brown to other essays on Genetic diversity African Liberia Also Book Reviews. Clean excellent condition. NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Natural Likeness Faces and Figures in Nature Simulacra

By: John Michell

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Dutton: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016256

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Dutton, 1979. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Fine Trade Paperback First U.S. Edition. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. John Michell the British Aquarian Aristocrat who brought the awareness of Ley Lines, of sacred straight roadways to the world with 'View Over Atlantis' He did so much more. Much hard to find like this profusely illustrated study of 'Faces' in nature a syncronicity of tree faces. faces in fruit in rock cliffs etc. Rare in this clean condition. NOT a library copy Three Geese In Flight 35 years bringing Arthurian legend and the mysteries of the west. First Editi... View more info

The Orkneymen In Canada Transactions Of The Royal Society Of Canada Vol.XLIV Series III June 1950 Section Two

By: John Murray Gibbon

Price: $27.00

Publisher: Canada, Quintin Publications: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 016605

Condition: Fine


Canada: Quintin Publications, 2004. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Reprint. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Condition Tall Card Stock Covers Spiral Bound Reprint. Originally The Orkneymen In Canada Published in 1950 Twelve pages . Clean NOT a library copy. Fascinating study. From the Norse mixing with Scots and Picts in the Orkney Isles and following the fur trade west to canada. Marrying native peoples. Sweeping perspective mixing with politics Celts, Norse and Native First Nation people.. View more info

The First Martyrs Of North America The Story Of Eight Jesuit Martyrs Whose Heroic Sacrifices Helped To Win The New World For Christianity Hardcover

By: John O'Brien

Price: $15.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University Of Notre Dame Press: 1963

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 013726

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: University Of Notre Dame Press, 1963. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket. Map End Papers. Clean pages NOT a library book. NOT Price Clipped. Exciting retelling of the very early Jesuit missionaries among the Huron or Wendat as well as the Mohawk and Oneida. here the author tells the story from the Jesuit perspective. Draws on a lot of primary documents and tells besides Isaac Jogues, lesser known tales Noel Chabanel and Gabriel Lalemant, and four others. Author places Jogues in Esopus... View more info

The Lost Land The Chicano Image Of The Southwest

By: John R. Chavez

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of New Mexico Press: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014215

Condition: Very Good+


.Very Good+ Clean.Tight Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Trade Paperback In depth passionate academic study of the southwest in Aztec, Mexican, Texas, New Mexico history and in the modern Chicano mind.Spanish and Anglo clash over precedence, but it was the poor 'Indian' who was really first. Great condition NOT a library copy Trade Paperback First Edition. First Edition. View more info

Calvaires et Croix De Chemins Du Quebec Hardcover

By: John R. Porter Leopold Desy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Montreal: Editions Hurtibise, 1973: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006308

Condition: Very Good


Montreal: Editions Hurtibise, 1973 Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Decorative Hardcover. Very Good First Quebec Edition Bound Hardcover. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Brilliant folklore and religious study of Catholic Quebec and the medieval expression living there. Many B/W Photos, drawings .Text in French. Crucifix and Calvaires carved in wood and painted often seen at crossroads similar to Celtic Brittany.. First Edition. View more info

Manuscript Sources In the Library of Congress For Research On the American Revolution Hardcover

By: John R. Sellers, Gerard W. Gawalt, Paul H. Smith, and Patricia Molen Editors American Revolution Bicentennial Office

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Washington D.C., Library of Congress: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015974

Condition: Near Fine


Washington D.C.: Library of Congress, 1975 Near Fine Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Blue Hardcover in Near Fine Handsome Condition. Clean, Tight Binding. NOT a library copy. Gilt cover design, and titling on spine. This is tremendous for a researcher or author writing on the American Revolution. Not only does it list all the titles on the Revolutionary War it describes their contents, i.e "John Hancock Papers" It describes his interactions with Rhode Island Fortifications, supplies to the Indians, all his letters to Benedict Arnold,Diaries of First and F... View more info

Musa Pedestris Three Centuries Of Canting Songs And Slang Rhymes (1536-1896) Original 1896 Edition

By: John S. Farmer

Price: $34.00

Publisher: England, Privately Printed for Subscribers: 1896

Edition: First Editon

Seller ID: 011998

Condition: Good-


England: Privately Printed for Subscribers, 1896. Book. Good-. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1896 Hardcover 'Musa Pedestris', This Was English Seventeenth century slang, poetry, rhymes' Good- Original cover detached but present. Rear cover loose. Spine flaking. Inner text binding itself tight Pages clean free of writing. NOT a library book. internally clean. pages free of marks, working original 1896 copy. Rare in this original 'for subscription' only copy! Problems but great price for reading or rebinding.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Big Tree Of Mexico

By: John Skeaping

Price: $21.85

Publisher: U. S. A., Indiana Historical Society: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013893

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Indiana Historical Society, 1953. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket First American Edition Extraordinary travel book from the 1950s of an American artist in search of Indian Mexico, and a Indian woman in Oaxaca to model for him. He finds The 'Day of the Dead' pre-Aztec culture! Rare in this great condition Even rarer is the near fine dust jacket with the color photo. 234pp. 15 drawings 22 photos. Great condition book and beautiful dust jacket of Mexican woman in native clothing. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present.... View more info

Limbo of The Lost Actual Stories Of Sea Mysteries

By: John Wallace Spencer

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Phillips Publishing Company: 1972

Edition: Third American Edition

Seller ID: 013621

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: Phillips Publishing Company, 1972. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. Third American Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Clean Very Good+ Condition. Trade Paperback Clean No writing or Underlines Revised Edition The truly mysterious. sunken treasure. American anomalies. NOT a library copy . View more info

How To Find Fish and Make Them Strike Hardcover

By: Joseph D.Bates, Jr

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U. S. A., An Outdoor Life Book: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015951

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: An Outdoor Life Book, 1974. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Fine Handsome Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket A little shelf wear. Not Price Clipped and Not a library book. Clean page, no underlines. Many b/w illus. With this you will never go hungry! Pike, Salmon ,Trout you name each. Really serious guide from temperature of the fish as opposed to water to water levels and rocks. Real good fishing tips most people would maybe not rush off to share. He does here. we wrap carefully 35 year old book business . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Servants of Satan The Age of The Witch Hunts

By: Joseph Klaits

Price: $15.30

Publisher: U. S. A., Indiana University Press: 1985

Edition: Fourth Edition.

Seller ID: 006730

ISBN: 0253351820

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Indiana University Press, 1985. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Fourth Edition.. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Trade Paperback. NOT a Library book. In Depth Academic Study of 17th century Witch Craze. Clean Very Good Shape. The devil was loose, despite rational belief, to the contrary. Only he was in the accusers, and not the accused!. View more info

The Life and Traditions of the Red Man: A rediscovered treasure of Native American literature

By: Joseph Nicolar

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Duke University Press: 2007-02-28

Seller ID: 66865

ISBN: 0822340097

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Special Edition Hardcover Clean 223 pp. pages Photos, Drawings Algonquin design. Small Printed Edition Hardcover of with additional writing by descendants of Joseph Nicolar and Annette Kolodny with a History of the Penobscot Nation. Rare writing of a Native American Shaman of the Penobscot of Maine published in 1893 here published in small run in Clot no jacket published with much additional rare Algonquin New England lore First Edition. View more info

The Life And Traditions Of The Red Man by Joseph Nicolar Edited, Annotated, and with a History of the Penobscot Hardcover

By: Joseph Nicolar Edited Annette Klodny

Price: $65.00

Publisher: North Carolina, Duke University Press: 2007

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 017027

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Hardcover NOT a library copy NO writing North Carolina: Duke University Press, 2007. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo .limited academic hardcover reprint of the nineteenth century fragile original life of an Algonquin speaking Penobscot shaman told by himself. A mythic, or real, maybe both vision of Klose-kur-beh (Glooscap) War with the lake Serpent Vision filled New England. Maine healing and folklore. Abnaki and Passamaquoddy This is the ONLY family approved edition produced by his own NIcolar family with an additional history of the Penobscot people! Includes a preface by h... View more info

The Life And Traditions Of The Red Man By Joseph Nicolar Original 1979 Maine Edition

By: Joseph Nicolar James D.Wherry

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Maine, Saint Annes Point Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015068

Condition: Fine


Fine Original Blue Paperback. First Maine Reprint Edition Saint Annes Point Press, 1979. Book. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Fine Collectible 1979 Reprint of 1893 Original.150pp. Blue Card stock cover with Penobscot Sacred Design on cover. NOT a library book. Clean excellent condition both inside and out. Rare inside look at New England Algonquin Shamanism and in particular the Glooscap of the Micmac or Glusgehbeh of the Penobscot Native American or First Nation Epic actually told by Penobscot Shaman. Rare First Facsimile Edition in this clean excellent shape. NOT a library book.. ... View more info

Saucers Swastikas And Psyops A History Of A Breakaway Civilization Hidden Aerospace Technologies And Psychological Operations

By: Joseph P.Farrell

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Adventures Unlimit: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016470

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Adventures Unlimit, 2011. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Clean First Edition Collectible Trade Paperback. Premise That A Fourth Reich continues using 'Aliens' as a cover and an of army Muslims wittingly or unwittingly and radicalized by manipulation. The huge space ships that do kidnap people are not the U.S. government but a Nazi corporate genetic experiment with all of us. That seems to be his premise.Evil has no day of rest, that's alright the creator does. Like new. We wrap first in brown paper out of respect for the in... View more info

Sixth and Seventh Books of Moses

By: Joseph Peterson

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Lake Worth, Fl, Ibis Press: February 2008

Seller ID: 017254

ISBN: 089254130X

Condition: Near Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT a library copy. Clean free of any writing or plates. Illus.Second Edition Perhaps The finest English language edition of this work used by many Dutch and German White Magicians in the Catskills Mountains of New York and the hills of Pennsylvania to protect the afflicted.It should only be used this way or for academic purpose. The book is as fascinating as can be and has it's roots in the Renaissance, but it most certainly was NOT written by Moses. Who had no need of such to defeat the Pharaohs magicians. It was only they who would have need of a ... View more info

On Our Hill

By: Josephine Daskam Bacon

Price: $15.30

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner: 1918

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010057

Condition: Near Very Good


New York: Charles Scribner, 1918. Book. Illus. by with Illustrations By T.M And M.T.Bevans. Near Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1918 Hardcover Wonderful two tone and b/w illus through out this American Children's book classic.From the N.Y.C zoo to George Washington's Mt.Vernon these 'Campbell soup' like children reflect early 20thc America.. First Edition. View more info

Possessions The History and Uses Of Haunting In The Hudson Valley Hardcover

By: Judith Richardson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harvard University Press: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016061

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Collectible NOT Price Clipped NOT a Library Copy U.S.A.: Harvard University Press, 2009. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.B/W Illus. The history of the Headless Horseman and Rip Van Winkle. The Ghost lore of the Dutch and Lenape in the New York Jack O Lantern lit Hudson Valley and Catskills influence. Great bibliography on Hudson Valley supernatural .Uncommon Hardcover with dust jacket. Like new collectible condition. Since 1977 we wrap first with brown paper before shipping Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Murder Of George Wythe Two Essays

By: Julian P. Boyd and W.Edwin Hemphill

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Williamsburg, The Institute of Early American History and Culture: 1955

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013139

Condition: Very Good


Williamsburg: The Institute of Early American History and Culture, 1955. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1955 First Edition Red Card Stock Covers. Clean pages NOT a library book. B/W Frontis Portrait As Important as Thomas Jefferson and the Bill of Rights is to the foundation of this country, is George Wythe. America is blessed by the legal minds of Virginia who educated a generation of colonial young Virginian Americans. George Withe's beautiful brick house is one of the highlights of colonial Williamsburg. It is also th... View more info

Bob Dylan New York First Edition

By: June Skinner Sawyers

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Berkeley California, MusicPlace Series: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017061

Condition: Fine


Berkeley California: MusicPlace Series, 2011. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Trade Paperback No Hardcover Was Ever Published. Clean free of writing. Clean straight prose too Bob and New York including some on Woodstock where Three Geese In Flight bookshop was for thirty five years. Some fresh photos here and not a gossip book.. First Edition. View more info

Glimpses of Oneida Life

By: Karin; Kennedy, Norma; Doxtator, Mercy A. Michelson

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University Of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 2016

Seller ID: 874716885

ISBN: 1442628332

Condition: Good


Good Clean Working Copy 459 pp.Grammar and Anthology of Oneida Iroquois Stories and Folklife. ghost tales memories of Oneida life. Serious Six Nation Grammar of Oneida life. Several pages were loose but glued back in in a way that they extend out. pages complete and clean NO writing in book NOT a library book. As is working copy of the grammar and stories of the noble People of the Standing Stone. Three Geese In flight we pack well and are passionate about what we offer since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Empire State at War World War II Hardcover

By: Karl Drew Hartzwell

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The State of New York: 1949

Edition: 1st.U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 007734

Condition: Good+


U.S.A.: The State of New York, 1949. Ex-Library. Good+. Hardcover. 1st.U.S.Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Original 1949 Blue Hardcover Nice Tight Good+ shape.420pp. No Underlines Unobtrusive Clean ex-library study of the home front, the draft, transportation, every aspect of World War Two in New York. My own uncle enlisted in New York in 1944 and won the Bronze star at Ramagen in Hodges Army. Large comprehensive work.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Rebecca Of Sunnybrook Farm First Edition 1903 Hardcover

By: Kate Douglas Wiggin

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1903

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014454

Condition: Good


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1903. Book. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. This is the Houghton Mifflin Hardcover First Edition, Second printing. Green cloth with floral spine and house on cover. Some mild fraying at top of spine and even smaller amount at the bottom. Inside a little shaken else good clean. An inexpensive cloth first edition with mild wear. Little flaking on the top of the cover, slightly shaken. Still a pretty cover. A true American classic. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

Two Crowns for America Hardcover First Edition

By: Katherine Kurtz

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Spectra: 1996

Seller ID: 014180

ISBN: 0553075624

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket First American Edition First Edition. 8vo Historical novel by this important author proposing a Mason Jacobite ruler in America during the Revolutionary war.George Washington, Benjamin Franklin. Inspired by Sinclair Knight Templar.Collectible shape both hardcover and illustrated dust jacket Not price clipped either. NOT a library copy. Mythic books since 1977 packed well. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info