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A Tale Of Two Passes: An Inquiry Into Certain Alpine Literature Hardback

By: William L. Putnam

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Light Technology: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016614

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Light Technology, 2008. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Not Price cut. NOT a library copy. Large clean remarkable that at once captures the ancient Celtic and Roman Alpine spirit energy of the Mont Cenis and Great Saint Bernard Alpine trail passes. The cover has a dragon in the snowy shape of the Alp pass. Earth forces and the Alpine roads mix with ancient history a... View more info

Black Indians A Hidden Heritage Hardcover

By: William Loren Katz

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Atheneum: 1986

Edition: 5th or later Edition

Seller ID: 012889

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Atheneum, 1986. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 5th or later Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover And Near Very Good Dust Jacket Excellent photo filled history of Africans and African Americans who lived among and married Native Americans. The Maroons lived among the Seminole close to native culture. Very good for genealogy African Americans Native tribal ancestry. Great photos and info. Very good shape. Tiny chips on dust jacket but is... View more info

The Story Of John Peter Zenger Defender Of Freedom Of The Press

By: William Lynn McCracken

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Zenger Memorial New York: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013077

Condition: Good


New York: Zenger Memorial New York, 1977. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Printing Original B/W 11pp.NOT a library copy. Illustrated Zenger Memorial At Federal Hall Publication History with Facsimile Documents of John Peter Zenger and his successful fight for Freedom of the Press in New York City before the American Revolution. This important colonial legal case was the foundation for freedom of speech in the United ... View more info

While the Music Lasts My Life in Politics William M.Bulger Hardcover

By: William M. Bulger

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1996

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014376

Condition: Very Good+


Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1996. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket. Excellent condition both book and jacket. No markings no writing in book Not a library book Price Clipped jacket. Great look into the politics and rough and tumble world of the Boston Irish 'Southie'. The 'Departed' film is mild next to this. First Edition. Great condition! Since 1977 offering Irish books... View more info

The Law Of the Sea hardcover

By: William McFee

Price: $19.12

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014573

Condition: Very Good


London: Faber & Faber, 1951. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Very Good First Edition Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket. Beautiful blue maritime dust jacket.Clean pages. NOT a library book. Tight binding. History of the rule of law at sea. From ancient Rome to colonial privateering to Dutch and English maritime trade. Written for lover of history and the international rule of law.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A History Of American Graphic Humor Volume I (1747-1865)

By: William Murrell

Price: $40.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Whitney Museum of American Art: 1933

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013528

Condition: Near Very Good


Vol. 1 ONLY of a 2 Vol. Set. U. S. A.: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1933. Book. Near Very Good. Large Hardcover. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Hardcover with Dust jacket NOT a reprint. NOT a library copy. This is the First Edition Whitney Museum of American Art First Edition The book of political and social satire and humor is filled with early examples of American wit and artistic talent Large quarto. The dust jacket is Fair+ ... View more info

William Fenton: Selected Writings

By: William N. Fenton

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, U.s.a., University of Nebraska Press: 2009-12

Seller ID: 015691

ISBN: 0803216076

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo Clean 375 pp An anthology essays on Iroquois Folklore , history, also Iroquois Cosmology and 'Hyde de Neuville portraits also the return of Wampum belts, book reviews, Iroquois conferences so much. Like New. First Edition. View more info

Symposium On Cherokee And Iroquois Culture The Iroquois Fortunetellers and Their Conservative Influence

By: William N. Fenton and John Gulick Edited

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Smithsonian Instituition: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016085

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Smithsonian Instituition, 1961. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Vergbb Clean Internally Condition Collection of Academic Essays on Six Nation Haudenasaunee and Cherokee Iroquois studies. No writing or underlines NOT a library book.Some of the treasures within "Iroquois-Cherokee Linguistic Relations" Floyd G.Lounsbury "Cultural Compositions of the Handsome Lake Religion" Anthony F.C.Wallace "The Iroquois Fortunetellers and thei... View more info

Symposium On Local Diversity In Iroquois Culture 'Concepts of Land Ownership among the Iroquois'

By: William N. Fenton Edited

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Smithsonian Instituition: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012262

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Smithsonian Institution, 1951. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original Near Fine First Edition Excellent assortment of eight scholarly essays. 'Iroquois Women, then and now' Martha Champion Randall' 'Local Diversity in Iroquois music and Dance' Gertrude Kurath 'The Religion of Handsome Lake 'The Feast Of the Dead' William Fenton 'Concepts of Land Ownership among the Iroquois' George Snyderman more. Good clean ... View more info

Canadian Folk-Life And Folk-Lore Original 1887 Hardcover

By: William Parker Greenough

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U. S. A., N.Y & London: George H.Richmond: 1897

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 005524

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: N.Y & London: George H.Richmond, 1897. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1897 Green Hardcover. NOT a library copy. Three Color Embossed forest cover designs This is considered among the very best Folk-lore of French Quebec written in English. Some of it's settlers were from Normandy others from Brittany. Much of it's religious ritual and costume is as well. French Canadians, or Quebecois. Clean pages, cove... View more info

The Witchcraft Hysteria Of Salem Town and Salem Village in 1692 The Complete Touring Companion & Historical Guide Commemorative 1692-Issue-1992

By: William Story and Arthur Venditti

Price: $15.84

Publisher: Salem Village, Salem Witch Trials Tercentary: 1992

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 015756

Condition: Fine


Salem Village: Salem Witch Trials Tercentary, 1992. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Revised Edition. Fine Condition Collectible Original Salem Village Complete Touring Companion and Historical Guide. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Commemorative 1692- Issue-1992 B/W line drawings of original Puritan Witch houses. Map and Touring companion and history . View more info

Tom Moore's Bermuda Poems

By: William Zuill

Price: $14.20

Publisher: Bermuda, The Bermuda Book Stores: 1965

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 006663

Condition: Fine


Bermuda: The Bermuda Book Stores, 1965. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Third Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback. Near Fine. Beloved Irish poet adventure and poetry of Bermuda! Includes his poems and writing and photos of his places there! Actually published in Bermuda. Attractive cover too. Portrait drawing of Moore. Green covers real treasure and collectible. Clean NOT a library copy. View more info

Earthenware Of The New York Aborigines Bulletin Of The New York State Museum Vol.5 No.22 October 1898 ORIGINAL FIRST 1898 EDITION

By: William. M. Beauchamp

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Albany, University Of The State Of New York: 1898

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5276

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Condition 1898 First Edition.Tight no writing, and rare NOT a library copy.146 pp. plus 32 leaves of photos and drawings..Iroquois pottery .Helmeted faces, and Clan animals on clay pipes are shown but the Neolithic triangular designs on the square lip similar matriarchal triangular lines are seen in Megalithic chamber tombs in Ireland, Brittany and Spain.These visual symbolic female designs as reinforced by the living Clan mother succession Some light ty... View more info

Dawn of Zoology Hardcover

By: Willy Ley

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Prentice Hall: 1968

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014553

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Prentice Hall, 1968. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Crypto Zoology touches modern science by this German scientist. Here he examines with medieval and modern wood cuts illustrations of mythic zoology and exploration. B/W illus.280pp.Hardcover very good. Dust jacket has some closed tears else quite good. Not price clipped either.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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WOODSTOCK MUSIC AND ART FAIR 94 WOODSTOCK II Original 65 pp.1994 Kingston New York Newspaper Special Publication

By: Woodstock Festival

Price: $55.00

Publisher: New York, Daily Freeman: 1994

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011091

Condition: Good+


New York: Daily Freeman, 1994. Newspaper. Good Light Wear. Paperback. First American Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Rare Original Color WOODSTOCK II 1994 Newspaper Special Section 65pp special issue of the Daily Freeman Kingston New York Newspaper official issue of the 1994 Woodstock Festival in Saugerties New York Color cover photo of Michael lang the first and second Woodstock festival promoter in front of the festival grounds. Each page an article on th... View more info

Woodstock Film Festival Pre-Festival Program Book October 13-17 2004

By: Woodstock Film Festival

Price: $18.40

Publisher: Woodstock New York, Woodstock Film Festival: 2003

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015263

Condition: Very Good


Woodstock New York: Woodstock Film Festival, 2003. Book. Very Good. Soft cover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Color 83pp. Photos from films shown at independent Woodstock New York film festival, essays with stars, film makers, producers, interviews, advertisements, very good clean condition. Dedicated with photo to Academy Award winning composer Elmer Bernstein. First Edition. View more info

L' affrontement Quebec-Etats-Unis ou La Guerre Oubliee Guide Touristique Et Historique The Attack On Quebec in the American War of Independence

By: Yves Tessier

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Quebec, La Societe Historique de Quebec: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011547

Condition: Fine


Quebec: La Societe Historique de Quebec, 1998. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback First Quebec Edition. Excellent Photo Filled Guide to the battles and the sites of the siege of Quebec by Richard Montgomery and Benedict (When he was still one of the good guys) Arnold. Photos of the house Montgomery was brought to as well as photos of all the battle streets and where they are today in Quebec City. French te... View more info

Do Them No Harm: An Interpretation of the Lewis and Clark Expedition Among the Nez Perce Indians

By: Zoa L. Swayne

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Orofino, Id, U.s.a, Legacy House: 1990

Seller ID: 874716854

ISBN: 0960800859

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Clean 347 pp. Fine Dust Jacket NO Writing NOT a library copy.Amazing account of Lewis and Clark from oral accounts of descendents of Nez Perce who never left where they were when they discovered Lewis and Clark woven with their journals. Great stuff Very collectible copy and great reading. We wrap with care since 1977. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info