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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. First Edition. 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 trees betrayal! the Little people, Jungies. Rare with dust jacket (Mylar Protected) and hardcover Pristine clean. NOT a libr... View more info

Skunny Wundy Seneca Indian Tales

By: Arthur C.Parker

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Chicago, Albert Whitman: 1970

Seller ID: 010635

Condition: Very Good


Chicago: Albert Whitman, 1970. Book. Illus. by George Armstrong. Very Good. Hardcober. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Decorative Hardcover with Tree Of Peace Turtle Island on cover.No Jacket. Very Good+ First Thus Genuine Iroquois Longhouse tales from Seneca traditional story. B/W Drawings by George Armstrong. Very good shape. Clean pages. NOT a library copy. . First Edition. View more info

Benedict Arnold in the Company of Heroes: The Lives of the Extraordinary Patriots Who Followed Arnold to Canada at the Start of the American Revolution

By: Arthur Lefkowitz

Price: $30.00

Publisher: El Dorado Hills, Savas Beatie: 2012

Seller ID: 016811

ISBN: 1611211115

Condition: Fine


First Edition Fine Hardcover. Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT clipped NOT a library copy. Illus, A fine academic history of the march to Quebec at the beginning of the Revolution with Daniel Morgan the Rangers and the brave and greedy traitor, Benedict Arnold. Here 294 pp. of exciting history reads with excitement. Collectible fine condition for your Rev.War library. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket. . Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Food

By: Audrey Noel Hume

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Colonial Williamsburg: 1995

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 016032

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Colonial Williamsburg, 1995. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 2nd Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Condition Trade Paperback Published by Colonial Williamsburg on Thomas Jefferson and George Washing ton and other 'Foodies' of Colonial Williamsburg. Origins of 'Soul' food. Illustrated look at utensils, pottery, ceramic bread ovens, roast game, fish sauces, pork, ale in Tidewater Virginia. You know it was organic! Great study. Colonial Williamsburg Archaeological Series No. 9 B/W photos, illustrations. We pack since 1977 with care. View more info

The Folklore Of Spain In The Southwest Traditional Spanish Folk Literature In Northern New Mexico And Southern Colorado Hardcover

By: Aurelio M.Espinosa J. Manuel Espinosa

Price: $50.00

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Oklahoma Press: 1985

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015514

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: University of Oklahoma Press, 1985. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Both. Not price clipped NOT a library book. Handsome volume. The best collection of genuine Hispanic lore. Dual language. Spanish ballads, folk tales, Spanish with English translations, many b/w Church architecture photos, Santos comprehensive and academic. Clean pages a one volume library initself. We pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

SIGNS JOURNAL OF WOMEN IN CULTURE AND SOCIETY FOUR SEPERATE VOLUMES Vol.4 Number 1 Autumn 1978 Vol. 9 Number 3 Spring 1984 Autumn 1985. Volume 11 Number 3 Spring 1986 Volume 11 Number 4 Part 2 Summer 1986 Supplement Index 1-10 1975-1985 'The New German Woman's Movement'

By: Barbara Charlesworth Gelpi Catharine R. Simpson Editors

Price: $35.51

Publisher: U.S.A., The University of Chicago Press: 1986

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010429

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: The University of Chicago Press, 1986. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. SIGNS FOUR SEPERATE VOLUMES Vol.4 Number 1 Autumn 1978 Vol. 9 Number 3 Spring 1984 Autumn 1985. Volume 11 Number 3 Spring 1986 Volume 11 Number 4 Part 2 Summer 1986 Supplement Index 1-10 1975-1985Trade Paperbacks Academic Feminist Critiques Example "The Entry of Chinese Woman in Rural Labor Force: A Case Study from Taiwan' Rita A Babb 'The New German Woman's Movement' Edith Altbach 'Alice Walker' Dozens more. All fascinating. Clean shelf wear ... View more info

Out Of The Ordinary Folklore And The Supernatural

By: Barbara Walker Edited David J. Hufford, Barre Toelken, Timothy C. Lloyd, kenneth D.Pimple, Erika Brady, Joyce D. Adler

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Utah, Utah State University Press,: 1995

Seller ID: 005698

ISBN: 0585023484

Condition: Fine


Utah: Utah State University Press,, 1995. Book. Fine First Edition. Clean 211 pp. Trade Paperback Fine Clean Condition Study of the folklore of the Supernatural. Clean free of markings and underlines. Ghosts, food and the traditional methods of ridding ghosts, Flathead native people, Hawaiian Pele. and Menehune, the little people is part of these six different essays that take the folklore of this seriously. Clean NOT a library copy . Three Geese In Flight since 1977 books on Traditional lore wrapped with respect and devoted customer service View more info

Riddles and Riddling Journal Of American Folklore Vol.89 April-June, 1976 No.352 Original Complete Journal

By: Barre Toelken Elli Kongas maranda

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Journal of the American Folklore Society: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011395

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Journal of the American Folklore Society, 1976. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Complete Issue 137pp Journal of American Folklore Vol.89 April-June, 1976 No.352 dedicated to the 'Riddle' in folklore and literature. Seven Different Essays by Seven Different Scholars from Finnish Riddles to English Medieval Riddles as contests. Just like Bilbo's Riddle contest with Gollum! .Very good clean shape! NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Journal of Jasper Danckaerts 1679-1680 Original Narratives Of Early American History Hardcover

By: Bartlett Burleigh James J.Franklin Jameson Edited

Price: $38.64

Publisher: U.S.A, Barnes and Noble: 1959

Edition: Tenth Edition Revised

Seller ID: 011424

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Barnes and Noble, 1959. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Tenth Edition Revised. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1959 Very Good Clean Hardcover with Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket. Clean inside and out. NOT a library copy. Great primary source on early new Amsterdam and travel through New Netherlands, Kingston, Albany, even 'Coney Island!" Progressive Labadist Protestant on the Lenape Indians and other native peoples Hard cover in great clean condition. A few small dust jacket chips top of spine, one on the very edge of the front cover but nice, tight and bright in i... View more info

The Manitous The Spiritual World Of The Ojibway Hardcover

By: Basil Johnston

Price: $25.76

Publisher: U.S.A., Harper Collins: 1995

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015142

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Harper Collins, 1995. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Collectible Not Price Clipped Dust Jacket. Excellent look by a native Ojibway on the Native American Little People, Windigoes, Mermen, Little People, inside look at the Ojibwa Native American living world of the unseen. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

A Cowful of Cowboy Poetry

By: Baxter Black

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Benson, Az, Coyote Cowboy Company: August 2000

Seller ID: 012209

ISBN: 0939343304

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Clipped NOT a library book: Coyote Cowboy Company, 2000. Book.221 pp. Illus. by Illustrated Bob Black, Don Gill, Dave Holl & Charlie Marsh . Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition.. A collection of cowboy poetry as tough as the rope fiber of a lasso. Cowboy culture poetry, pickup trucks, and western art, animation, and. great color cartooning too. Color and B/W Illustrated Bob Black, Don Gill, Dave Holl & Charlie Marsh. Like new collectible condition hardcover and dust jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Iroquois Folk Lore Gathered from the Six Nations of New York Original 1922 Edition For The Onondaga Historical Association

By: Beauchamp Rev. Wm. M. (William. M. Beauchamp)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Syracuse New York, The Dehler Press: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6617

Condition: Very Good-


Rare Collectible Original 1922 First Edition In Stiff Original Card Stock Covers Clean 247 pp. A small chip on the side rear cover and another at the bottom corner of front cover. Basic light shelf wear due to its binding material. Tight and NO Writing NO underlines and rarer still NOT a library copy. Truly a amazing, exciting collection of Cannibal Flying Head Wind Spirits. Stone Coat Giants with armor of stone. (One famous modern Native author Joe Bruchac wrote a story 'Ice-Shirts' where Stone Coats were the Norse on St. Lawrence) The Horned Serpent and the Thunderer. Little People Magic. Th... View more info

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Art From Ganondagan

By: Ben, preface Kroup

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, New York State Office of Parks: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90001

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Clean Book and Ephemera Guide Booklet Clean 56 pp. B/W Illustrated Photos and Drawings of Bone Effigy Combs from the Seneca sacred site that was home of the Peace Queen of the Longhouse formation Rick Hill Iroquois site manager essay on history of this major Iroquois site and of the morality of archeology displaying your Grandmothers jewelry. Very important Iroquois book here in collectible condition with ephemera. Three Geese in Flight Book watering the four white roots of Peace since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Olde Ulster Vol.1 May 1905 No.5 An Historical and Genealogical Magazine Original 1905 Edition

By: Benjamin Myer Brink Editor

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Kingston New York, Benjamin Myer Brink: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016485

Condition: Fine


Kingston New York: Benjamin Myer Brink, 1905. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. Fine 1905 Original Edition Olde Ulster Vol.1 May 1905 No.5 Clean text. No writing NOT a library copy. Doctor Brink was not only the editor and publisher of these rare collection of lore, history, geneology, Native Algonquin history, and lore of the Dutch, Walloons, Huguenot in the Catskill mountains. Dr, Brink was also a white Magician of great power and was called when even witches of dark spirits needed taming. (See 'The Catskills" by Alf Evers In this 30pp issue of this long running publication of N... View more info

Olde Ulster An Historical and Genealogical Magazine Vol.1 January, 1905 No.1 ORIGINAL !905 KINGSTON PUBLICATION

By: Benjamin Myer Brink Editor

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Kingston New York, Benjamin Myer Brink: 1905

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016625

Condition: Very Good


Kingston New York: Benjamin Myer Brink , 1905. Book. Very Good. Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 1905 Issue of Olde Ulster. NOT a reprint NOT a library copy. Clean pages. A darkening line near spine. Tight binding."Olde Ulster and Washington Irving" Catskill mountain folklore "Colonial Ballad""Jonathan W.Hasbrouck" Since 1977 we pack with care. First Edition. View more info

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Indian Legends Of The Te-o-ne-sta Original 1943 Hardcover

By: Benson Benley Stuart

Price: $95.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Self Published: 1943

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012434

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Clean Very Good+.Green felt covered Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1943 Collectible Green Felt Hardcover.NOT a library book. Very Good+ Lenape Legend Book Condition Clean. First Edition Rare collection of verse legends of Lost Indian Silver Mine among the Munsee Delaware in the Allegheny region. Prose introduction Only a few were published with this green felt hardcover binding. NOT library book. U. S. A.: Self Published,Very small printing of the privately published epic legend of the origin and migration of the Munsee Walum O... View more info

The Beothuk Saga Hardcover

By: Bernard Assiniwi

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Canada, M & S: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009982

Condition: Fine


Canada: M & S, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Canadian English Language Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket . NOT a library book. Historical novel based on true incidents.From Irish Vikings to Champlain and on.The story of the 'Beothuk', the native First people of Newfoundland. Translated from the French. Written by a Cree scholar. Fine writing here. Includes Beothuk Glossary and Time line Rare collectible condition book and jacket.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Jewish Landmarks In New York An Informal History And Guide

By: Bernard Postal Lionel Koppman

Price: $17.00

Publisher: New York, Hill And Wang: 1964

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015107

Condition: Good+


New York: Hill And Wang, 1964. Book. Good+. Clean Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. If you want a real bowl of Matzo Ball soup or a Pastrami on rye this book tells you the classic spots from the 1960 s. Best thing some are still there. Great history pictures, address listings. Good clean shape Trade Paperback.Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your book. First Edition. View more info

Jewish Landmarks In New York An Informal History And Guide Signed and Inscribed by Author

By: Bernard Postal & Lionel Koppman

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 874716884

Condition: Very Good


SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY BERNARD POSTAL Original Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket NOT a Library copy NO writing in book One inch jacket chip at bottom of cover and a few rubs else Very Good. Here is New York before Real Estate Agents took it over. Here are the best Pastrami sandwiches you would never find on TV and some are still there like Bens in Forest hills HERE BEAUTIFULLY INSCRIBED BY ONE OF THE AUTHORS..Three Geese In Flight passionate about our books since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Daniel Boone

By: Bertha Barnes

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Winchester,Ky, Bertha Barnes: 1974

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 007421

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Paperback.Winchester,Ky: Bertha Barnes, 1974. 28 pp. Book. Illus. by Darrell Isaacs. Fourth Edition. 8vo . Excellent concise b/w illustrated biography of the Revolutionary war hero adapted by the Shawnee woodland Indians and his subsequent adventure in Kentucky. Printed and published in Daniel Boone's native Kentucky. Clean and nice. NOT a library copy. View more info

We, the American Women: A Documentary History

By: Beth Millstein; Bodin, Jeanne Kava

Price: $18.00

Publisher: J. S. Ozer: 1977

Seller ID: 012711

ISBN: 0891981152

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Very Good Trade Paperback..Illus. Clean no writing or underlines.Shelf wear with a few little creases.Photos you rarely see. Women welders in World War I. Flappers etc. Excellent collection of documents pertaining to women in American history. From colonial woman like Anne Hutchinson and Eliza Lucas Pinckney to Woman Abolitionists and suffrage. Very good clean nice shape,.We wrap in brown craft paper before packing to protect cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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Canada's Monsters

By: Betty Garner

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, Potlatch Pubns Ltd: June 1979

Seller ID: 90104

ISBN: 0919676065

Condition: Very Good


Collectible Very Good First Edition Illustrated book on Canada's Folklore and Cryptozoology Lake Monsters "Ogopogo" and others. Also "Sasquatch" and other creatures that rightly do not belong stuffed on a wall but living beyond the fourth wall in Folklore's ever living world. Great color paintings NOT a library book First Edition. View more info

Legends Of The Seminoles As Told By Betty Mae Jumper

By: Betty Mae Jumper

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Pineapple Press: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015964

Condition: Fine


Pineapple Press, 1994. Book. Illus. by Guy LaBree. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Large Colorful Trade Paperback in Fine Collectible Condition. Seminole legends and animal stories told by a Seminole Woman. Introduction Peter B.Gallagher and filled with full page Color plates by Guy LaBree, Clean free of marks NOT a library book First Edition Fourth printing A great book of wisdom for children of the collector of Native American Literature.. First Edition. View more info

Up Front Text And Pictures By Bill Mauldin

By: Bill Mauldin

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Company: 1945

Edition: Seventh Edition

Seller ID: 015454

Condition: Good


Cleveland: World Publishing Company, 1945. Book. Illus. by Bill Mauldin. Good. Hardcover. Seventh Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original Good 1945 Clean Hardcover No writing in text. NOT a library copy. Written and illustrated by Bill Mauldin of Stars and Stripes. Good solid copy, no writing or underlines. Here is Bastogne, the Battle of the Bulge from the GIs, here are rations the way my Sargent uncle in Hodges First Army described them. Drawings of Tiger Tanks, Jeeps, Sherman tanks,Very funny and poignant at the same time. 228 pages of b/w Willy and Joe comics fighting Nazis! The... View more info

Woodstock Film Festival Pre-Festival Program Book September 28-October 2005 Fiercely Independent

By: Board of Directors

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Woodstock New York, Woodstock Film festival: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016359

Condition: Fine


Woodstock New York: Woodstock Film festival, 2005. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Woodstock Film Festival Pre-Festival Program Book September 28-October 2005 Full color photo filled film stills and photos of actors. Plus history of the festival and descriptions of the Feature films and shorts at this Hudson Valley Film Festival in Woodstock New York. Clean Like new. First Edition. View more info

Perspectives On Witchcraft Rethinking the Seventeenth Century New England Experience A Selection Of Papers From The Tenth Salem Conference

By: Board of Editors Louis J.Kern, Mary Rhinelander McCarl, Daniel G.Payne, Mark A.Peterson, Elizabeth Reis

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Essex Institute: 1993

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010740

Condition: Near Very Good


The Essex Institute, 1993. Book. Near Very Good. Stiff Card Covers. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. First American Edition Near Very Good Clean 118 pp. Pages NOT a library copy. Some cover soiling. Rear cover clean. Tight binding, inside completely clean free of markings. Five B/W illustrated academic witchcraft essays on Salem."Eros ,the Devil and the Cunning Woman:Sexuality and the Supernatural in European Antecedents and in the Salem Witchcraft Case" Louis J.Kern is the first of five excellent academic essays on witchcraft and the trials in Salem. An... View more info

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America Discovered By The Welsh In 1170 A.D. Original 1875 Hardcover

By: Bowen, Rev. Benjamin F.

Price: $225.00

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 ap Owain gives some unique First Nation American lore here. Out of context the story of the son of Owain Gwynedd is seen as un... View more info

Montezuma's Serpent and Other True Supernatural Tales of the Southwest

By: Brad Steiger; Sherry Hansen-Steiger

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Marlowe & Co: 1992-10

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 009369

ISBN: 1569249180

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust jacket Collectible First American Edition 1992. 205 pp Clean Pages .NOT a library copy. 8vo. The supernatural stares at you in the American Southwest.Here are things that stare back.From Texas to Arizona to Southern California. Amazing things for a hundred scripts. Excellent condition book and jacket We pack with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Fenians and Anglo-American Relations During Reconstruction

By: Brian Jenkins

Price: $38.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Cornell University.Press,: 1969

Edition: First U.S.Edition

Seller ID: 012422

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover. U. S. A.: Cornell Univ.Press, 1969. First U.S.Edition. 8vo - Original 1969 Hardcover The bold Fenian men were brave. Here is the politics, the New York Times reporting and the history. Great condition. Green cloth boards. 346pp..NOT a library copy. Clean pages Three Geese In Flight Irish Studies since 1977 Five star customer service First Edition. View more info