Category: North American Folklore and Supernatural


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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 shape. NOT a library copy. First Edition. 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, cover Illustration bright. Bumped corners else near very good, . B/W drawings of Quebec folk life. Since 1977 packing with care a... 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 typical loss and distress to the spine is offset by the clean tight original condition free of writing or underlines covers int... 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 the festival, From Dylan to Nine Inch nails. Discussion of 69 Woodstock Typical newspaper page yellowing otherwise good and com... 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 text only. The best most comprehensive concise guide available. Nothing like it. Clean NOT a library copy. French language only... View more info

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Norwegian Folklore Simplified

By: Zinken Hopp

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Norway, Forlag: 1972

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 90092

Condition: Fine

Collectible Fine Clean Condition 107 pp. B/W Illus.Wonderful look at the Norse Folk Soul and Customs from Pre-historic to Viking to living. Concise furniture, music,Norwegian lake monsters nokken draug magic NOT a library book. Cool line drawings We wrap first in brown paper to protect cover since 1977 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