Category: North American Folklore and Supernatural


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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

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

Where Legends Live A Pictorial Guide To Cherokee Mythic Places

By: Douglas A.Rossman

Price: $39.00

Publisher: North Carolina, Cherokee Publications: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016006

Condition: Near Fine

North Carolina: Cherokee Publications, 1988. Book. Illus. by Nancy-Lou Patterson. Near Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Near Fine Large Oblong Trade Paperback Published By and In Cherokee Country. Clean. NOT a library copy. Free of writing or markings. Easily One of the very best guide to sacred Beings and Monsters and Lake Monsters in America. Here maps and locations as well as serious drawings offer this in a Native American non bogus format for those who simply 'know' and have proper respect for the 'Otherworld'. Extraordinary drawings and photos. First Ed... View more info

Elle A Novel

By: Douglas Glover

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Fredericton, Nb, Canada, Goose Lane Editions: April 2, 2003

Seller ID: 013473

ISBN: 0864923155

Condition: Fine

Fine Trade Paperback Clean 205 pp..Canada: Goose Lane Editions, 2003. 8vo. NOT a library copy. 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 style wrap around cover.Three Geese in Flight books of Wonder since 1977 packed with respect View more info

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

By: Douglas Spotted Eagle

Price: $23.00

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

Seller ID: 016850

ISBN: 0943604214

Condition: Very Good

SALE Very Good Clean Trade Paperback. 4th Edition. 8vo Shelf handling wear only. Clean 98 pp.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 First Nation Bow and Arrow maker. Great photos.We are an independent bookseller since 1977 We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect your book cover SALE 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 respect.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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 the Romantic Tradition" Angela Aleiss ""Going th the Water" A Structural Analysis of Cherokee Purification Rit... 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 has NO chips! The author broke ground on the study of the Old Stone Age Pre Indo European Goddess in Mythic and Archeological ... 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 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 Flight wraps our books first in brown paper to respect their cover and contents. We sponsored a Tree of Peace planting by the gr... 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 Insights from the inside. Food travel hip like the city. 240pp. Maps.Drawings Great condition.Rare as such changes your whol... 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, Trudie Lamb Richmond, Russell G.Handsman, Mark P.Leone. There are insights by Mohegan Gladys Tantaquidgeon who talks to the ... 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 handling but tight and free of writing. NOT a library book. If you live in or just love California, the land to the west, th... 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 cataloging riddles, recording traditional music and food folklore. Comprehensive and academic yet thoroughly enjoyable read. B/... 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 Edition. View more info


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

By: Edith Fowke

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum: 1994

Seller ID: 007586

ISBN: 0888544103

Condition: Fine

Fine.Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Canada: Royal Ontario Museum, 1994. 96 pp. 1st Edition. 8vo 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 Sheila Nagira from Connaught "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 Privateer Ghost ship. Great condition too. French and Scottish magic lore mixed with Native American.Color Illustrations Dust jacket present. First... 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: $30.00

Publisher: Canada, M & S: 1976

Edition: First Canadian Edition

Seller ID: 009155

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover. Very Good Price cut Dust Jacket First Canadian Edition. First Edition 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 Celtic music and food ways in Canada. Much more. Each by a different great academic folklorist Great Book! A little jacket shelf wear with a few small chips. Book fine clean, nice condition. The magic within C... 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' were a brilliant window Cape Breton folk life and are on the academic level of Irish and European folk tradition studies. Very ... 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-Columbian voyages and the discussion. Book reviews more Fine condition NOT a library issue. First Edition. 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 Antiques The Chicago Apartment of Marshall Field" David A.Hanks More Clean NOT a library copy.. Dust jacket present. Firs... 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 Hill" by Deb Twigg, so much in here also book reviews Wrapping with care as only an independent small bookseller in busines... View more info

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The Folk-Lore record Vol. IV Notes On Irish Folk-Lore G.H. Kinahan Original 1881 Vol. 4

By: Editors Folk-Lore Society G.H. Kinahan, Alfred Nutt, William Crooke, William George Black, W.S. Lach-Szyrma

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London, Folklore-Society: 1881

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 900002

Condition: Near Fine

Original Near Fine Folk-Lore Vol.4 1881 239 pp.Nine essays "Notes on Irish Folklore G.H.Kinahan "Slavonic Folk-lore" W.S.Lach-Szyrma, Euphemism And Tabu in China" Rev. Hilderic Friend The Aryan Expulsion And Return Formula in the Folk and Hero-Tales of the Celts Alfred Nutt More No markings except blue stamp on first title page The Centre for English Culture University of Sheffield Only other marking on spine very small shiny line (See photo) NO spine numbers NO pocket Clean endpapers Rare handsome edition. Celtic and Norse Folklore since 1977 First Edition. 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 Little picture or text on the brave Dutch Americans who fought much of the revolution in New York state. Other articles on 1... View more info

The Appearance of Evil Apparitions of Spirits in Wales

By: Edmund Jones

Price: $36.00

Publisher: Wales, University of Wales Press: April 1, 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90118

ISBN: 070831855X

Condition: Very Good

Very Good Hardcover First Welsh Edition. Rub on spine with some fading of the gilt titling. A touch of cover soiling.else clean.164 pp. Illus. plates Tight binding. Internally clean and fine. NOT a library copy No dust jacket. Apparently none issued by publisher Pages clean Study and text 0f 1780 Edmund Jones book on Welsh Ghosts, Witches, Fairies with recent editing and introduction. Celtic studies wrapped with care since 1977 First Edition. 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 paper. First Edition. View more info