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Legends Of Newfoundland & Labrador

By: D.W.S. Ryan Edited by

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Cana, Jesperson Press Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 622

Condition: Very Good


Very Uncommon Newfoundland and Labrador First Edition Newfoundland Printed and Published Collection of Eight Mysterious Folklore Tales, by Eight authors from these Northern Atlantic Provinces of Canada that have Viking remains and perhaps Irish Christian as well as Inuit and Beothuck and Micmac, Breton and English 69 pp. B/W Illus."Ghost Trail of White Eskimo" "Sheila Na Geira Pike""Pipers Creek" "The Coming of Ungava" Wonderful drawings by Isg Humber of these tales of wonder and history and where as here they intertwine. Shelf wear clean pages NOT a library c... View more info

Peyote Arts In The Collections Of The Gilcrease Museum American Indian Art Magazine Vol. 24 Number 2 Spring 1999

By: Daniel C. Swan Ted J. Brasser Mariana Mace

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., American Indian Art Magazine: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016342

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: American Indian Art Magazine, 1999. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Complete American Indian Art Magazine Vol. 24 Number 2 Spring 1999 Near Very Good Some rubbing to covers and small edge crease else clean very good condition. Exquisite 95pp. color photography. Besides the essay by Daniel C.Swan 'Peyote Arts In The Collections Of The Gilcrease Museum.' There is also a Thunder God art on Quebec 'Notes On A recently Discovered Indian Shirt From New France' Ted J. Brasser with illus, more another by Mariana Mace Pride On Parade 150 years of P... View more info

Paul Bunyan Last of the Frontier Demigods

By: Daniel Hoffman

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Columbia University Press: 1966

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 005820

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A: Columbia University Press, 1966. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Thus. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover and Dust Jacket Both Very Good Clean pages. A Fantastic academic comparative study of a American folklore hero.Paul Bunyan An American "Thor". Besides this brilliant mythological study a rare libretto written by W.H.Auden on Paul Bunyan is included.His Norse origin perhaps might be influenced by the many Scandinavians settled in Minnesota. 209 pp.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Ley Hunter Number 129 Spring 1998 The Threat To Dutch Hunebeds

By: Danny Sullivan, Paul Devereux Editors

Price: $33.00

Publisher: England, Original Issue: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5224

Condition: Fine


Fine Original Ley Hunter Journal No. 29 Spring 1998 Clean tight Full Magazine The Ley Hunter Journal. This Illustrated B/W Photos and drawing filled clean Fine condition 55 pp. issue illustrated study of the Effigy Mounds of Wisconsin Also Death Roads of the Netherlands. The "Cerne Giant" Much more photos, maps alignments. NOT a library copy. Fine clean shape. Newgrange on the cover. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight Celtic Books bringing you mysteries from the Land to the West since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Ley Hunter Journal Number 128 Autumn 1997 Stonehenge The Dream is Over

By: Danny Sullivan, Paul Devereux Editors

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Great Britain, TLH: 1997

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 90082

Condition: Fine


Clean Near Fine Collectible Condition One of the last Later Issue with professional Magazine layout Blue and gold cover with Stonehenge. 36 pp. B/W Illus. The brilliant magazine went through many incarnations over it's long history starting by dedicating to Alfred Watkins and Ley line hunting and later exploring Spirit Paths and Death Roads. A Masonic burial ceremony should have been given but here is a fine copy.A little crease on bottom covers from handling but slight. NOT a library issue.. These poor people were hunted and crucified for daring to look at something interesting. Articles, le... View more info

Creation And Confederation The Living History Of The Iroquois

By: Darren Bonaparte

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Canada, The Wampum Chronicles: 2006

Seller ID: 016847

Condition: Very Good+


Canada: The Wampum Chronicles, 2006. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ First Edition NOT a library copy. Clean No writing. Mohawk written and illustrated. Iroquois Six Nation Longhouse history from the inside from Creation to Turtle Island to the Tree of Peace. Authors understanding of the mythic and historical reference's J.R.R.Tolkien. Text and notes and bibliography . First Edition. View more info

Traditional Mohawk Clothing

By: Darren Bonaparte

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Akwesasne, Native North American Travelling College: 2005

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6629

ISBN: 1542905540

Condition: Fine


Fine First Expanded Edition Color Photo 25 pp. Trade Paperback. Clean Pages Drawings, Photos, and Text history and examples of pre-contact Iroquois breech cloth and armor and shields made of branches with sky symbol drawings into ribbon shirts and Later powwow clothing Gusto eh or Kastowa headdress. Also some rarely seen French drawings from ancient narratives. NOT a library copy. Great for Rev war re-enactors as well an Longhouse Three Geese In Flight Books serving books on the Longhouse and the Thirteen Fires and Celtic Culture, and wrapped with care since 1977 View more info

Sir Francis Drake As Seen By His Contemporaries Signed by David Beers Quinn

By: David Beers Quinn

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Rhode Island, John Carter Brown Library: 1996

Edition: Limited Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 016329

Condition: Fine


Rhode Island: John Carter Brown Library, 1996. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). Limited Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Collectible Clean Condition Limited Edition to 750 Copies Signed by the editor famed Elizabethan scholar David Beers Quinn. Also Includes Ephemera Prospectus Illustrations of Sir Francis Drake. Translations of Latin and Danish Elizabethan Poetry never seen before. Texts of letters and broadsides on Drake and his Spanish raids and voyages. Even Spanish works on Drake! Includes fine Subscription Brochure for book. Collectible condition.Clean NOT a ... View more info

Archaeological Report Ontario 1898 (Pagan Iroquois)

By: David Boyle

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Toronto, Minister of Education Ontario: 1898

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017190

Condition: Near Very Good


Toronto: Minister of Education Ontario, 1898. Book. Near Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. First Edition Orange Card Stock Covers Photos NOT a library copy. A window into the Pagan and Magical beliefs still alive on The Iroquois in Canada Texts translations, commentary, Clan Mothers, Pine Chiefs archaeological finds. A rare window into the Iroquois world of Turtle Island. Clean pages NOT a library copy. Some paper chips on spine. Tight binding clean and complete. First Edition. View more info

Legendary Connecticut Traditional Tales from the Nutmeg State Signed by Author

By: David E. Philips

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Curbstone: 1992

Edition: Second Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 007953

ISBN: 1880684055

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Curbstone, 1992. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). Second Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback Signed by Author. NOT a library copy Great anthology of Headless Horsemen stories, ghost stories Algonquin and Mohican tales of the supernatural all documented and footnoted. Early magical Connecticut stories . View more info

Birchbark Canoes of the Algonquin America Indian Art Magazine Volume 20 Number 3 Summer 1995

By: David Gidmark Zena Pearlstone Alan C. Hoover Ron McCoy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., America Indian Art Magazine: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016344

Condition: Good


U.S.A.: America Indian Art Magazine, 1995. Book. Good. Stiff Wrappers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Complete 104pp Color Issue America Indian Art Magazine Volume 20 Number 3 Summer 1995 Good condition Some rubbing and wear but complete binding tight. No writing. Besides the Color illustrated David Gidmark article on Wabnacki and other Algonquin "Birchbark Canoes of the Algonquin"illustrations on methods, designs, and builders. Important history and techniques! Also Zena Pearstone "Native American Stereotypes in Advertising"Color examples of racist images. 'Madm... View more info

Champlain's Dream

By: David Hackett Fischer

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716891

ISBN: 1416593322

Condition: Fine


Collectible First Edition Hardcover Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy Clean 834 Pages, NO Writing Number line 10987654321 Comprehensive study of early French exploration and settlement interaction with Algonquin hunters and their wars with agricultural Matriarchal Five Nation Confederacy. Many primary documents translated.Even his little known time in Mexico Epic work Excellent clean First edition. We wrap in paper to protect your dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Lost Continents & The Hollow Earth I Remember Lemoria & The Shaver Mystery

By: David Hatcher Childress & Richard Shaver

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U.S.A., AUP: 1999

Seller ID: 015833

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: AUP, 1999. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Trade Paperback Near Fine Clean and Like New First Edition Fantastic Full color painted Psychedelic cover painting. Beside the two Shaver stories from old Fate magazine of Hollow Earth tales included study om the Hollow Earth and the Poles and Nazi survival and Admiral Byrd and Operation High Jump. A lot here and like new. . First Edition. View more info

Rebel on two continents: Thomas Meagher,

By: David J Abodaher

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, J. Messner: 1970

Seller ID: 014896

ISBN: 0671323555

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover.Very Good Dust Jacket First American Edition U. S. A.: Messmer 1970. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean pages. NOT a library book Great biography of the Irish Civil War hero Thomas Meagher who invented the Irish flag, was sent to Australia penal colony escaped to New York to become a Union General in command of the Fighting 69th. Afterwards made Governor of Montana and was most likely assassinated for protecting the Indians against the Mining companies. Great young adult book that this old adult loved. Three Geese In Flight Celtic studies since 1977 wrapped well... View more info

The Jefferson Conspiracies A President's Role in the Assassination of Meriwether Lewis Hardcover

By: David Leon Chandler

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Morrow: 1995

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 008568

Condition: Fine


Fine.Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library book, not price clipped First American Edition. 8vo If we only knew the half of it, Great condition Very interesting history of the clear conspiracy James Wilkinson had by being in the pay of Spain. Meriwether Lewis was a true hero (and other books claim might have found out about Welsh Pre-Hispanic voyages). Great clean collectible condition. Pulitzer prize winning author. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Secrecy and Deceit: The Religion of Crypto-Jews

By: David M Gitlitz

Price: $54.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Jewish Pubn Society: 1996

Seller ID: 015843

ISBN: 0827605625

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Thick Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket Not a library book First Edition. 8vo .NOT price clipped.NOT a library copy. 676 pp. Comprehensive study of the secret Jewish Religious practices of Spain and Portugal Mexican and South America, and Southwestern United States. Here are candle rituals, Jewish Fortune Telling Prayers, Fasts, Sabbath customs, Sabbath meals, poetry and prayers, Folklore, the social background and history. Hidden from the inquisition. Handsome and collectible hardcover condition Since 1977 full time packing with respect.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Cassell Dictionary of Supersitions

By: David Pickering

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Dummy Book Co: 1998

Seller ID: 007666

ISBN: 1860198406

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine-Dust Jacket -England: Brockhampton Press, 1998. First Edition. 8vo . Excellent Dictionary Of Superstition and Folklore.All the things people do and do not know what is behind it. NOT a library copy Clean pages, tight binding. Handy reference work for one's home mythology library. Since 1977 we wrap with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Salt In His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream Hardcover

By: Deloris Jordan with Roslyn M. Jordan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 2000

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 5247

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover Color Illustrated Very Good+ Tall Children's Michael Jordan inspired Basket Ball story of inspiration by Deloris Jordan with Roslyn M. Jordan. 32 pp Color Illustrated Pages by Kadir Nelson. Clean Handsome copy. Great customer service since 1977 View more info

The Oneida Creation Story Hardcover

By: Demus Elm and Harvey Antone

Price: $39.00

Publisher: South Carolina, Oneida Indian Nation: 2000

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013842

Condition: Fine


South Carolina: Oneida Indian Nation, 2000. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Collectible Condition Hardcover Oneida Language one side English facing. The richness and depth of the Iroquois creation story rivals the mythology of the Lord of the Rings. Like new. Green Cloth. No dust jacket issued by publisher. NOT a library copy, clean pages scholarly notes, intro.Bibliography.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Contes Quebecois Hardcover Illustrations Katherine Sapon

By: Denise Houle

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Quebec, Ville-marie: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007530

Condition: Fine


Quebec: Ville-marie, 1980. Book. Illus. by Katherine Sapon. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Beautiful Color illustrations by Katherine Sapon accompany this collection of French Canadian storytelling for Children NOT a library book. "La Legende du Rocher Perce" and La Chasse-Galerie more French text. . First Edition. View more info

Parallels Mesoamerican and Ancient Middle East Traditions

By: Diane E. Wirth

Price: $45.00

Publisher: U.S.A,, Stonecliff Publishing: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 017092

Condition: Fine


U.S.A,: Stonecliff Publishing, 2003. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine Clean Pages NOT a library Copy. B/W Illus. Photos Large Trade Paperback Very well done some rather compelling ceramics. Notes text. Searching undeniable bearded statues in Mesa American digs. Photos not drawings easily fasified. Fascinating no matter what else!. First Edition. View more info

Some Recent Micmac Witchcraft Beliefs Papers from the Fourth Annual Congress 1977 National Museum Of Man Mercury Series Canadian Ethnology Service Paper No.40

By: Dick Preston Editor Vincent O.Erickson Ruth Holmes Whitehead Michael E.Gaffney Francois Trudel

Price: $29.91

Publisher: Canada, National Museums of Canada: 1977

Edition: 1st.Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 007599

Condition: Very Good


Canada: National Museums of Canada, 1977. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st.Canadian Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Complete 409pp. Huge First Edition Canadian Ethnology Society Papers from the Fourth Annual Congress 1977 NOT a library book Vincent O.Erickson "Some Recent Micmac Witchcraft Beliefs" is one essay of over a dozen within the 409pp National Museum of Man Mercury series also 'Micmac Porcupine Quill work 1750-1950' Ruth Holmes Whitehead, also 'Nipisun: Changes over time in the Micmac approach to health and well being" Laurie Lacey also "Th... View more info

Yankees and Yorkers Original 1940 First Edition Hardcover

By: Dixon Ryan Fox

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U.S.A, New York University Press,: 1940

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011955

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: New York University Press,, 1940. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover Linen Board Clean Inside and Out NOT a library copy. The differences between New Yorkers and New Englanders (Yorkers and Yankees) and Yankees and Red Sox! the historical roots of why that history makes America the way it is today. The Dutch Catskills and English Connecticut. This goes to the very heart The Dutch heritage with it's Patroons and tolerance of other religions and democratic New England and the intolerance of the Puritans. The ... View more info

American Heartwood Plus Ephemera Original Christmass Card from 1949 With a Drawing of 'Top o'Piney'. signed "Caroline and Gertrude

By: Donald Culross Peattie

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton & Mifflin: 1949

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012951

Condition: Very Good


Boston: Houghton & Mifflin, 1949. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Near very Good Dust jacket A fabulous history of early America by a famous naturalist from the Viking explorers to the progressive like Roger Williams.and their relation to American trees! Really fine way to get a tour of American history by a tree hugger and a patriot! 307 pp. Includes greeting card from 1949 with a drawing of 'Top o'Piney'.signed Caroline and Gertrude Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Frances Drake In The New World

By: Donald M.Viles

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Oregon, Dancing Moon Press: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 017060

Condition: Very Good


Oregon: Dancing Moon Press, 2007. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. First Edition Illustrated Trade Paperback Signed by Author's Daughter, If You have seen Curse of Oak Island this book will be a revelation. The discovery of a triangular shape stone and petroglyphs inscriptions on stones that lead to Elizabethan treasure on a possible site for Nova Albion. Photos and the survey symbols and Mason sighting marks as clues inscribed on the stone found here. Francis Drake No writing NOT a library book. First Edition. View more info

Phantom Islands of the Atlantic: The Legends of Seven Lands That Never Were

By: Donald S Johnson

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, Walker & Co: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015008

ISBN: 0802713203

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Dust Jacket First Edition Maps, illus Walker, 1994. Book. Fine 217 pp.. Hardcover. First American Edition.NOT a library copy. Excellent study of the search for Avalon and the other Celtic and Classical Fairy worlds said to be west of Europe. Lost Arctic Thule. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Joseph Brant- The Most Painted Indian New York History Vol.XXXIX No.2 April 1958

By: Dorothy C.Barck Acting Editor Milton W.Hamilton, Louis C.Jones , Roy L. Butterfield

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Cooperstown New York, New York State Historical Association: 1958

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 012436

Condition: Fine


Cooperstown New York: New York State Historical Association, 1958. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1958 Complete 94pp New York History Quarterly New York history Journal. 34pp with b/w illus. on the Mohawk warrior and Loyalist and Mason by the famed historian Milton W.Hamilton."The Great Days of Maple Sugar by Roy L.Butterfield and 18pp "J.L.D.Mathies,Western New York Artist'"Amos Eaton The Old Schoolmaster" more reviews book reviews. Original publication in great shape.We wrap since 1977 in brown paper before shipping. Fi... View more info

New York State in the Civil War New York History 1961 Volume XLII Proceedings Of The New York State Historical Association Volume LIX

By: Dorothy C.Barck Editor William S.Ewing Milton W.Hamilton Robert J.Rayback James A.Frost

Price: $29.33

Publisher: U.S.A, New York State Historical Association: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008190

Condition: Fine


U.S.A: New York State Historical Association, 1961. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Pristine Condition Hardcover Clean NOT a library book. Complete 433pp Original Edition Seventeen Complete Essays From the 23pp.James Furness eyewitness account o the Siege and massacre at Fort William and Henry in 1757"' and 27pp on Sir John Johnson's tour of Britain. The famed Sir William Johnson planned on attending with his son. Plus Six essays on New York in the Civil War Robert J.Rayback and Albany Dutch in American Revolution Hardcover in fin... View more info

Indian Legends of Martha's Vineyard

By: Dorothy R. Scoville

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gay Head, 1970

Seller ID: 90023

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ First Edition Twelve Algonquin Wampanoag tales told to the author on Mystical Martha's Vineyard off of Cape Cod 28 pp. Photos Native Pokanoket with with translation.Map with indian place names. Booklet Place Names tales of 'Witch Pond' 'Moshop' more published on Martha's Vineyard.Small Printing Clean pages a little shelf handling soiling. NO markings NOT an institution copy either First Edition. View more info

Harley - Davidson Chronicle

By: Doug. Mitchel

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Lincolnwood, Illinois, Publications International: January 1999

Seller ID: 016955

ISBN: 078532514X

Condition: Fine


Fine Large Hardcover. Near Fine Dust Jacket First Edition Numbers Correct 1-8 Number line Color Photos.320 pp. Harleys from the very beginning on. The World War II olive drab 1942 army bikes with holsters for rifles amazing, the Knuckle Heads, etc History and photo gallery make this book something you cannot stop flipping through. NO writing.Tight binding Large hardcover NOT a library copy, hint of handling We pack with care. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info