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Elle A Novel

By: Douglas Glover

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Canada, Goose Lane Editions: 2003

Edition: Fourth Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 013473

Condition: Fine


Canada: Goose Lane Editions, 2003. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. Fourth Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Remarkable novel autobiography of the French woman put ashore in Newfoundland in the Sixteenth century during Cartier's voyage for having a true lover. Alone this is her tale. The wildest part is this is a true story!! This is a look into her inner space meeting natives, awake and dreaming. Like new Trade paperback French styl... View more info

Making Indian Bows and Arrows....The Old Way

By: Douglas Spotted Eagle

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Liberty, Utah, U.s.a., Eagle's View Publishing: June 1, 1978

Seller ID: 016850

ISBN: 0943604214

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean Trade Paperback. 4th Edition. 8vo Shelf handling wear only. NO writing NOT a library copy A window into the Native American world of the Bow and hand made arrow. The history and how to make a bow and different tribal arrows. The book is written actually by a native American. Great photos. Areal American treasure. View more info

Native Forts Of The Long Island Sound Area Readings in Long Island Archaeology and Ethnohistory (Book 8)

By: Dr. Gaynell Stone Editor

Price: $90.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Sheridan: 2006

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6692

ISBN: 0940209098

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition Large Quarto 342 pages. Maps B/W Illus. Artifacts. Photos. In depth study of Native American fortifications and fortified sites in Long Island along the Atlantic. Montauk earthworks Fort Shantok, Fort Corchaug. European trade goods, Wampum manufacture. Important large handsome book. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 selling what we read wrapped well. First Edition. View more info

The Wearing of the Green A History of St. Patrick's Day

By: Dr. Mike Cronin

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Routledge: December 28, 2001

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012359

ISBN: 041518004X

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Routledge, 2002. Book. Fine.327 pp. Hardcover. First American Edition Fine Collectible Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket. Comprehensive View of the St. Patrick's Day parade since it's celebration began to honor Irish Catholic Civil War Veterans of the Fighting 69th In depth history of Saint Patrick Day Parade. Many great Illus. Excellent like new collectible condition, Not a library book. 40 years selling Celtic books with individual service wrapping books with ... View more info

American Indian Culture And Research Journal Volume 15 No.2 and No.3 1991 Two Seperate Issues

By: Duane Champagne Judith St.George Nathan E.Bender Alan Edwin Kilpatrick Bryan A. Marozas

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U. S. A., American Indian Studies Center: 1991

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012856

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: American Indian Studies Center, 1991. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. TWO 1991 ISSUES VOLUME 15. 2 and 3 Fine condition. Clean collectible LIKE NEW condition. Within these Here are some of the great essays "Cherokee Shorthand: As derived from Pitman Shorthand and in relation to the Dot-Notation Variant of the Sac and Fox Syllabary" Nathan E.Bender "Le Bon Sauvage: Dance with Wolves and t... View more info

Ireland And The Atlantic Heritage Hardcover

By: E. Estyn Evans

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ireland, The Lilliput Press: 1996

Edition: First Irish Edition

Seller ID: 005016

Condition: Fine


Ireland: The Lilliput Press, 1996. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Irish Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket First Irish Edition. Clean pages. NOT a library book. Atlantic sea province essays. From Spain to Maine, to Ulster to Brittany! From the Megalithic to Nazi spies in the Irish archeology museum. Irish Seasonal Festivals discussed. Turf cutting tools drawings Academic anthology dedicated to a truly fine scholar.Great condi... View more info

Prehistoric Religion A Study in Prehistoric Archaeology

By: E. O. James

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Praeger: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90019

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First Edition Hardcover Collectible Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket NOT a library book Clean 300 page hardcover.Price intact on jacket. The only flaw is that there are rust like stains on front and back endpapers where Scotch tape had been at one time holding down dust jacket. They were removed leaving a brown outline where the scotch tape had been. Otherwise this First Edition hardcover and dust jacket is very good+ far better than usually seen. Jacket h... View more info

Image for The Serpent Mound Adams County Ohio  Mystery Of The Mound And History Of The Serpent  Original 1907 Hardcover With Rare Separate Serpent Effigy Foldout Photo Ephemera

The Serpent Mound Adams County Ohio Mystery Of The Mound And History Of The Serpent Original 1907 Hardcover With Rare Separate Serpent Effigy Foldout Photo Ephemera

By: E.O.Randall

Price: $165.00

Publisher: Ohio, The Ohio State Archaeological And Historical Society: 1907

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 017176

Condition: Near Fine


Ohio: The Ohio State Archaeological And Historical Society, 1907. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. Original Rare 1907 Green Hardcover Fine Clean NOT a library copy. Includes the separate Fold Out Three Panel Photo "Various Theories Of The Effigy Mounds And The Mound Builders" Besides this early study with illustrations also Serpent Effigies of Canada. Read Mound builder treasure, Clean and bright tight binding. View more info

The States Through Irish Eyes

By: E.OE. Somerville

Price: $20.00

Publisher: England, Heinemann: 1931

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011779

Condition: Good


Good First English Edition Hardcover.England: Heinemann, 8vo Original 1931 Hardcover Illustrated By The Author Good clean interior discolorations on covers thin strip of cloth along side of spine rubbed off else tigh Solid reading copy, tight binding, clean inside/First English Edition. Irish travel through America has bits of fabulous Irish folklore. Like the 'Mountainy man' who shows the author a Leprechaun's shoe that he found. The book has a sketch of the actual lea... View more info

The False Face Society of the Iroquois

By: E.S. Webster

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Canada, Royal Ontario Museum: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66883

Condition: Fine


Collectible Near Fine Clean First Canadian Edition 16 pp. B/W Photo filled Booklet in the Royal Ontario Museum Series. NOT a library copy NO writing. Very hard to find clean copy of the Longhouse "Masks" incorrectly called "False Faces" These healing guardians work with the Creator (Thanks to the Creator moving a mountain real quick) Here are some of these little seen "Curing Masks" with text and photos Sixteen pages. Since 1977 Three Geese In Fli... View more info

The Snake Dance of the Hopi Indians

By: Earle R.Forrest

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Westernlore Press: 1961

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012081

Condition: Very Good


Los Angeles: Westernlore Press, 1961. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Dust Jacket. Not price clipped. NOT a library book. Traditional Hopi spirituality B/W illus.Photos Except for a small closed d/j tear and a few tiny chips at top and bottom of spine of d/j this is in very nice shape. A world before the clock ticked. Wonderful photos. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Montreal The Days That Are No More Hardcover First Edition

By: Edgar A. Collard

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Canada, 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 009159

Condition: Fine


Canada, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Hardcover and Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First Canadian Edition Excellent book about Montreal in the days of the fur trade and the French and Indian war and particularly interesting in the failed attempt at the liberation of Quebec from England in the American revolution. From Richard Montgomery in Montreal to Ethan Allen and Benjamin Franklin. Later Emigration tales ... View more info

A Key Into the Language Of Woodsplint Baskets

By: Edited Ann McMullen and Russell G.Handman

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Connecticut, American Indian Archaeological Institute: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016458

Condition: Fine


Connecticut: American Indian Archaeological Institute, 1987. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Fine First Edition Large Trade Paperback NOT a library book. Clean Pages Color and B/W Photos and drawings of Algonquin New England baskets and the designs and their sacred teachings hidden in plain view. Essays Joan Lester, Tom Mcfeat, Sarah Peabody Turnbaugh and William A Turnbaugh, Gladys Tantaquidgeon anf Jayne C.Fawcett, Ann McMullen,... View more info

Sir Walter Ralegh The History Of The World Original Hardcover

By: Edited by C.A. Patrides Sir Walter Ralegh

Price: $150.00

Publisher: England, Temple University Press: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016423

Condition: Fine


England: Temple University Press, 1971. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped NOT a library copy. To the contrary "Ralegh was NOT such a stupid get" Here is his hard to find history of the world with readable modernized spelling. The title page is from a design of Ralegh that reveals the dream of a land dedicated to life liberty and the pursuit of happiness. Hard... View more info

The Way we Lived California Indian Stories, Songs & Reminiscences

By: Edited Malcolm Margolin

Price: $39.00

Publisher: California, California Historical Society: 1993

Edition: First Revised Editon

Seller ID: 016370

Condition: Good


California: California Historical Society, 1993. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First Revised Editon. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Good Condition NOT a library copy First Revised Edition Trade Paperback Comprehensive B/W Photo Filled Collection of History, Native Star lore, traditional architecture, food gathering and cooking, traditional teaching. From one end of California to the other. Clean pages, no writing no underlines, crease in the cover and shelf wear from... View more info

Folklore and Folklife An Introduction

By: Edited Richard M. Dorson

Price: $13.66

Publisher: U.S.A., University of Chicago Press: 1973

Edition: Second American Edition

Seller ID: 009058

ISBN: 0226158705

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: University of Chicago Press, 1973. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Second American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Clean Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. Small chips at the head of the jacket else very good and NOT a library book. No writing inside bright in it's mylar jacket. Tight binding Anthology of all aspects of collecting and studying British, Irish Scottish and North American folklore. From American folksong to ca... View more info

American Jewish History Volume 83 Number 1 March 1995 Jews and Sports

By: Edited Steven A.Riess Gerald Gems Eric Solomon William Simons Peter Levine Eli Wohlgelernter

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The American Jewish Historical Society: 1995

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015396

Condition: Fine


Complete Original 143 pp. U.S.A.: The American Jewish Historical Society, 1995. Book. Fine Condition. Trade Paperback. First Edition First Printing. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Academic Blue Trade Paperback Jewish historical quarterly this issue resolves around Jews and sports, like baseball Six Essays by the authors listed as authors. Clean pages, like new. Great stuff.We wrap in brown paper since 1977 before shipping and no stickers! First Ed... View more info

NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME 48 NUMBER 1 SUMMER, 2014 NEARA at 50!

By: Edited Suzanne Carlson, Ros Strong

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U.S.A., NEARA: 2014

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66799

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean Collectible Condition 72 pp. Color and B/W Photos Maps. Amazing photos of Upton and other Stone Chambers that one looks negates the idea these at least were not purpose built for carrots. History of NEARA and discussion of potential Norse sites on Cape Cod as well. Book reviews Much more. Like new. NOT a library copy. First Edition. View more info

Doorways, Lanterns and Fences Of Martha's Vineyard

By: Edith Blake

Price: $21.11

Publisher: U.S.A, Vineyard: 1969

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011960

Condition: Good


U.S.A: Vineyard, 1969. Book. Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Martha Vineyard's colonial era doorways and lanterns, wrought iron fences. Much like Colonial Williamsburg but with Clam Chowder! Good examples of Colonial lamps and iron work, door ways. Architectural details in entrances Some soiling on the card covers but internally clean and overall good. NOT a library copy.. First Edition. View more info

Legends Told in Canada Hardcover

By: Edith Fowke

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Canada, Royal Ontario Museum: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 007586

Condition: Fine


Canada: Royal Ontario Museum, 1994. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Canadian Edition Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket anthology of of great legends from Canada. A true tale of a Irish Princess in NewFoundland (Perhaps part of the Wild Geese),"Sea Serpents seen in 16th century Canada, Witches, Scottish Highlanders with enchanted Dirks becoming Indian chiefs Witchcraft on Iona Island the Teaser a War of 1812 American P... View more info

Folklore Of Canada Hardcover

By: Edith Fowke Edited Marius Barbeau Diamond Jenness MacEdward Leach Jay A. Anderson Ruth Rubin Mary L.Fraser W.Roy MacKenzie

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Canada, M & S: 1976

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 009155

Condition: Fine


Canada: M & S, 1976. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Canadian Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine First Edition Hardcover with Very Good Price cut Dust Jacket. A better collection of Scottish Gaelic and Native Ojibwa, Micmac, Eskimo, folklore in one book would be hard to find. From Scottish Gaelic tales of Cape Breton Second Sight to Micmac wonder stories, to Montreal Yiddish children stories to Sasquatch and Ogopogo tales of western Canada, lake serpents Cel... View more info

Cowboys & Indians Best Of The West Special Collector's Edition June 2011 Volume 19 Number 4

By: Editor

Price: $27.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Cowboys & Indians: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 215

Condition: Near Fine


Fine Special Collector Edition June 2011 Volume 19 Number 4 of Cowboys & Indians "Great Movie Indians" "Sustainable Ranching" "Our Top Rodeos" Oneida actor Graham Greene from Dances with Wolves in costume on cover. Native art with fine photos Fine clean shape First Edition. View more info

Cape Breton's Magazine Number Thirty Four

By: Editor Ronald Caplan

Price: $24.00

Publisher: 1983

Edition: First Edition First Printing

Seller ID: 015912

Condition: Very Good


1983. Book. Illus. by Black and White Photographs. Very Good. Mass Market Paperback. First Edition First Printing. Folio - over 12 - 15" tall. Large Folio Size Stiff Card Stock Covered Book On Nova Scotia folklore, Recipes, architecture, B/W Photos, Scottish Gaelic and French Canadian lore, fishing, 'Micmac Tale' Yvon Leblanc, Architect basket making, Micmac First Nations stories , French and Indian War, Fortress of Louisbourg, Recipes. These wonderful 'magazines' we... View more info

Highlights Of Research On The Newport Tower NEARA JOURNAL Volume 36 Number 2 Winter 2003

By: Editors

Price: $55.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New England Antiquities Research Association: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016227

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: New England Antiquities Research Association, 2003. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Collectible Condition Complete 48pp NEARA JOURNAL Volume 36 Number 2 Winter 2003 Issue 108 Among this handsomely produced illustrated journal are seven full essays. Three on the Newport Tower in Rhode Island. Another on Bartholomew Gosnold and his voyage to Cape Cod another on Balanced Rocks across Massachusetts another on Pre-Colum... View more info

American Lacy and Pressed Glass in the Toledo Museum of Art The Magazine ANTIQUES JULY 1971

By: Editors John W.Keefe, William K.Verner, John F.Hayward

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., The Magazine Antiques: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016662

Condition: Near Fine


U.S.A.: The Magazine Antiques , 1971. Book. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Original Complete Near Fine 141 pp. Issue The Magazine Antiques July 1971 "American Lacy and Pressed Glass in the Toledo Museum of Art "John W.Keefe "Art and the Adirondacks William K.Verner""The Windsor Chair in Nova Scotia" George Mac Laren "Rundell Bridge and Rundell, Aurifices Regis Part II John F.Hayward "Living with ... View more info

Who Built The Newport Tower? The Cartographic Evidence NEARA JOURNAL VOLUME 38 NUMBER 2 WINTER 2004

By: Editors Curt F. Waldmann, Suzanne Carlson, Rex Weeks, Deb Twigg, Terry J. Deveau, Charles Bailet

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., New England Antiquities Research Association: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5257

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Condition of NEARA Vol. 38 No.2 Winter 2004 47 pp. B/W Illus. Photos. Original Issue in Very Good condition. except for a very small barely noticeable closed tear at the very top of front cover and a little smudging on inside of front cover clean, tight and nice. NOT a library copy. Seven essays Including an early Map study of evidence of the round tower of Newport Rhode Island called a "Norman Villa" Also "American Stonehenge" "Spanish Hil... View more info

The Brigade Dispatch Vol.X. Number 4 Journal Of The Brigade Of The American Revolution Sept/ Oct.1974

By: Editors William E.Meuse Richard Juday

Price: $17.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Journal Of The Brigade Of The American Revolution: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016554

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Journal Of The Brigade Of The American Revolution, 1974. Book. Very Good. Stiff Card Covers. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Original 16pp The Brigade Dispatch Vol.X.No.4 Sept/ Oct.1974 Essays on setting up 18th Century Army Camp. Very interesting visual and descriptive portrait of a Full page b/w drawing by ARTIST Dick S.Von Schriltz Private Thirteenth Regiment Albany County Militia (New York) 1777 and a large full page TEXT essay by William E.Meuse... View more info

Eire-Ireland A Comprehensive Index Issue Volumes I-XXIII 1966-1988

By: Edward D.Marman

Price: $13.11

Publisher: U. S. A., The Irish American Cultural Institute: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 012469

Condition: Near Fine


U. S. A.: The Irish American Cultural Institute, 1992. Book. Near Fine. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Clean Trade Paperback A great Irish resource for A Great Irish cultural, patriotic, and genealogical center. This is an index to every person, place or thing mentioned in the 23 volumes from 1966-1988 220pp. Like new. Attractive Celtic design on the cover.Three Geese In Flight 35 years wrapping Celtic books first in brown pa... View more info

Leif Eriksson Discoverer Of America A.D.1003 Hardcover Inscribed By The Author

By: Edward F.Gray

Price: $115.00

Publisher: New York, Oxford Univ Press: 1935

Edition: First American Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 013286

Condition: Fine


Collectible Near Fine Clean Hardcover Signed and Inscribed By the Author. NOT a library copy. New York: Oxford Univ Press, 1935. First American Edition. 4to Original 1935 edition. Signed and Inscribed.by author. Norse Martha's Vineyard is reasonably championed First Edition Hardcover Filled with fold out Viking Maps and translations from the 'Vinland Sagas' Tight binding. NO writing within text b/w illus. New finds Vikings came from Newfoundland to Martha's Vineyard an... View more info

The True Legend Of Saint Dunstan And The Devil: Showing How The Horse-Shoe Came To Be A Charm Against Witchcraft With Illustrations By George Cruikshank Original 1871 Hardcover

By: Edward G.Flight

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London:, Bell and Daldy: 1871

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller ID: 005677

Condition: Good+


London:: Bell and Daldy, 1871. Book. Illus. by George Cruikshank John Thompson Engraved. Good+. Hardcover. 3rd Edition. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Original 1877 Decorative Brown Hardcover. Good+, light wear bright. NOT a library copy. Clean Pages cover several small age bubbles and some fade spots. Bright gilt cover titles. Horseshoe and Dunstan on brown cloth cover, This Victorian text tells a west country folklore tale explaining how Saint Dunstan of Glast... View more info