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Southwest Indian Weaving Special Edition Arizona Highways July 1974 VOL. L No.7

By: Editor Raymond Carlson Joseph Stacey

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Arizona, Arizona Highways: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 216


Very Good Special Collectors Edition Arizona Highways July 1974 VOL. L No.7 of Southwest Indian Weaving Hopi weaving and the most exquisite Navajo rugs you could ever see.Clean pages 47 pp. Color photos Navajo rugs and Spiritulal meaning Outstanding inside look Some shelf wear else very Good. Since 1977 we wrap our books in brown paper before packing.NOT a library copy. No awful stickers either! First Edition. View more info

Mound Builders & Cliff Dwellers

By: Editors

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Virginia, Time Life: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015985

Condition: Very Good


Virginia: Time Life, 1992. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Hardcover Clean Very Good inside and out. Excellent Color Photo filled study of Adena, Hopewell. Anasazi,Chaco Canyon, Pueblo their evolution and sun glistening survival. Really great work from Time-Life. You can open anywhere and see what you see. NOT a library book. No markings. Map endpapers. First Edition. View more info

The Myth of Quetzalcoatl hardcover

By: Enrique Florescano Lysa Hochroth

Price: $29.00

Publisher: U. S. A., John Hopkins University Press: 1999

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014752

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: John Hopkins University Press, 1999. Book. Illus. by Raul Velazquez. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket bright in it's Mylar protected jacket. b/w illus. While this does have some pen check marks and marginal marks, else clean and bright as is jacket. Excellent comparative study of Palenque inscriptions the Corn Goddess and her son Quetzalcoatl or Kukulcan in Maya and unique as it shows the Plumed Serpent God in all Central American peoples. Great connections of this enigmatic being. NOT a ... View more info

Tales And Legends Of Ancient Yucatan

By: Ermilo Abreu Gomez

Price: $19.12

Publisher: Yucatan, Dante: 1993

Edition: First Mexican Edition

Seller ID: 014770

Condition: Fine


Yucatan: Dante, 1993. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First Mexican Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Collectible Paperback Published and Printed in Merida Yucatan. Clean and bright inside and out. This is an English translation of the Mayan and Spanish magic folktales from the Yucatan told by Ermilo Gomez. Mayan supernatural stories, Caste war tales. Maya folklore. NOT a library book 34 years selling antiquarian books with service. First Edition. View more info

Navajo Sandpainting Art

By: Eugene Baatsoslanii Joe Mark Bahti Oscar T.Branson

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Treasure Chest Publications: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014605

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Treasure Chest Publications, 1978. Book. Illus. by Oscar T.Branson Color Photography. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Original Fine Large Quarto Size Trade Paperback Color Cover. NOT a library copy. Excellent Condition inside and out 32pp. large Full page color photos of Spiritual Dene Navajo sand paintings. Similar in essence to Tibetan Buddhist sand paintings. Beside the wonderful Oscar T.Branson photos of the Sandpaintings their is also a scholarly native Dene discussion of the tradition by a native practitioner. Excellent conditi... View more info

Music Of Acoma, Isleta, Cochita And Zuni Pueblos

By: Frances Densmore

Price: $22.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Smithsonian Instituition: 1957

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 013652

Condition: Very Good


U. S. A.: Smithsonian Instituition, 1957. Ex-Library. Illus. by Illustrated by Music Notation. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Original 1957 Smithsonian Edition Very Good Original Smithsonian Collection of Pueblo Traditional music. Zuni Songs, music notation. Collected at Acoma, Isleta, Zuni. and Cochita. NOT a reprint. Except for the slight remains of a sticker on the cover the book is in very good tight shape and with no underlines. Only writing "Not to be taken from Library" NO pocket NO spine numbers B/W photos of some of th... View more info

Red Power on the Rio Grande The Native American Revolution of 1680

By: Franklin Folsom Alfonso Ortiz

Price: $19.35

Publisher: U.S.A, Follett Publishing: 1973

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 010959

Condition: Good


U.S.A: Follett Publishing, 1973. Ex-Library. Good. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover With Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Excellent Seventeenth century 'eye witness' account as the Pueblo 'Indians' rebel against the Spanish and the church of the inquisition. Good Ex-Library book . Dust Jacket bright. Told from the Pueblo Native People's perspective. Alfonso Ortiz introduction. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Suns and Serpents The Symbolism of Indian Rock Art

By: Gar and Maggy Packard

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, Packard: 1974

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 015764

Condition: Fine


Santa Fe: Packard, 1974. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. Large Trade Paperback. Produced in Pueblo Country in 1974 this studies the "Plumed Serpent" and the pictographs petroglyphs Native American Rock Art in the Southwest Dessert The relation to rain of snakes and Horned serpents, Sun symbols and Lightning. great photos and revealing look at a closed world. Near Fine! NOT a library book. Many photos and drawings. First Edition. View more info

The History Of A Myth Pacariqtambo and The Origin Of the Inkas Hardcover

By: Gary Urton

Price: $32.00

Publisher: Texas, University of Texas Press: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 015796

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust jacket Texas: University of Texas Press, 1990.1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Hardcover with Dust Jacket. Not Price Clipped. B/W illus. NOT a library copy clean interior. Study of the first Inca Pacariqtambo.and Cuzco and Ayar Awka transformed into stone. family moiety illustrations, maps and photos of sacred landscape sites associated with origin myths.Inca illustrations of first kings mixed with Inca Gods. Handsome well made uncommon in hardcover and dust jacket. Uncommon in cloth and excellent dust jacket. We pack with care and resp... View more info

Inka History in Knots: Reading Khipus as Primary Sources

By: Gary Urton

Price: $39.00

Publisher: University Of Texas Press: 2017-01

Seller ID: 11022

ISBN: 1477311998

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Trade Paperback "First Edition" Illus. Photos 293 pp.Clean Pages Many photos and drawings in this academic study of this Mystical Inca Knot system of notation and language. The Inca roads were dependent of this Handsome collectible copy Since 1977 Three Geese in Flight wraps our books of wonder with care and the passion we feel about our hand selected books we wrap first in brown paper to protect them in their journey First Edition. View more info

The Book of Prophecy: From Ancient Greece to the Millennium

By: Geoffrey Ashe

Price: $29.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.s.a., Blandford Pr: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010266

ISBN: 0713727373

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. First English Edition Clean 287 pp. NO writing in text. NOT a library book.Geoffrey Ashe the great Arthurian and Grail author explores Nostradamus, prophecy, and of course Merlin and Arthur's second coming. Like new hardcover and jacket!. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Maya-Spanish Crosses In Yucatan Papers Of The Peabody Museum Of American Archaeology

By: George Dee Williams

Price: $64.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Peabody Museum: 1931

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014791

Condition: Very Good


Massachusetts: Peabody Museum, 1931. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Paperback Museum publication. 256pp.47 b/w plates. Library withdrawn sticker on title page. Minimal library intrusion.Pages clean binding tight. Some pages still uncut. Cover bright and clean. Excellent photos of the Yucatan before tourists, bake house, woven blouses, thatched houses, roads. Study of Mexican influence in Mayan Yucatan. This seems a continuation of the Toltec and Itza influence.. First Edition. View more info

Stone Of Kings In Seach Of The Lost Jade Of The Mayas Hardcover

By: Gerard Helferich

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Lyons Press: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015516

Condition: Fine


U.S.A.: Lyons Press, 2012. Book. Fine. Hardcover. First Edition First Printing. Hardcover in Collectible Condition with Unclipped Dust Jacket. Clean inside and out. Page turner for sure as the history and intrigue of Jade plays out in China and Maya Land. Jadeite Nephrite Illus Academic and page turning. Only Jade can do that. Like new collectible condition.. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Story of Mesa Verde National Park

By: Gilbert R Wenger

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Washington, D.c., U.s.a., Unspecified Vendor: 1980

Seller ID: 011300

ISBN: 0937062022

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Large Trade Paperback Clean Large Photos of Cliff Dwellers Architecture. Great towers and stone walls. Also fine color photos of Astro Archaeology alignments baskets and pottery and knowledgeable text. Truly a wonder of the North American native culture. Wonderful book. From antique photos of site to recent research, drawings. great clean condition too. Amazing Mystical American treasure NOT a library book. View more info

Canek: History and Legend of a Maya Hero (Paperback)

By: Gomez Emilio Abreu (Author), et al.

Price: $23.00

Publisher: U. S. A., University of California Press: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 014991

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Yellow Trade Paperback.66 pp. English Translation.Near Fine A tale of the 1761 Maya rebellion against Spanish inquisition in the Yucatan mixed with Mayan Magic. Clean inside and out. Told in separate paragraphs they are beautiful like sunset snapshots with rumbling thunder. Beloved Mayan Classic.. First Edition. View more info

Acoma The People of the White Rock

By: H. L. James

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Atglen, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., Schiffer Publishing: March 1997

Seller ID: 014308

ISBN: 0887401333

Condition: Fine


Fine Large Trade Paperback.First Revised Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Color photos text, 91 pp.history,legends,translations. This Pueblo city on top of a mesa fought the conquistadors! One still can take a trail up the rocks to this ancient adobe city. Crystal clear as the New Mexican sun these color photos capture the sparkle of the rocks and the colors of the turquoise and silver jewelry of the people. Mission church with miracle paintings and adobe. Maps, Pueblo legends, alignments, colonial Spanish documents, history and Katzimo the enchanted Mesa.You can drink from a sac... View more info

South American Mythology Hardcover

By: Harold Osborne

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Paul Hamlyn: 1988

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 011828

Condition: Fine


England: Paul Hamlyn, 1988. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Fine Large Hardcover and Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Both in Fine Collectible Condition. NOT library copy. Not price clipped. Color and B/W Illus. Gold Columbia Jewelry on cover. From Inca Indian stories of creation to the mythological origin of Machu Picchu and Coca. This is a wonderful study of the Native mythologies and spiritual creation origins of the South American countries. Many color photos and illustrations throughout this deep stimulating work.. Dust jacket present. View more info

Wisdomkeepers: Meetings With Native American Spiritual Elders (the Earthsong Collection)

By: Harvey Arden, Steve Wall

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Hillsboro, Oregon, U.s.a., Beyond Words Publishing: 1990

Seller ID: 90069

ISBN: 0941831558

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy NOT clipped NO writing Large Folio Color photo filled Anthology of eighteen different conversations with First Nation Elders and Clan Mothers on teachings and prophecies Six Nation Iroquois, Seminole, Lumbee, Hoh, Hopi, More Handsome collectible condition book and jacket First Edition Wrapping with care since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Living Architecture: Mayan Hardcover

By: Henri Stierlin Text and Photographs Pedro Ramirez Vasquez Preface

Price: $24.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Grossett & Dunlap: 1964

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 014151

Condition: Very Good+


U. S. A.: Grossett & Dunlap, 1964. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good+ Hardcover and Good+ Dust Jacket Some of the Clearest Sharp black and white photos ever made, they really show the Mayan architecture shadow and light mathematics. NOT a library book. Plans, drawings, text. Excellent look at Mayan town planning and the buildings that made the Mayan world. A little soil wear to dust jacket else good, solid, internally clean. Excellent photos. No writing in text. Sine 1977 we warp .[removed][removed] Dust jacket present. Firs... View more info

Last of the Maya Hardcover

By: Herbert Rittlinger

Price: $18.58

Publisher: U.S.A., Taplinger: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 011788

Condition: Very Good


U.S.A.: Taplinger, 1962. Book. Very Good. Cloth. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Very Good Hardcover and Good+ Mylar Protected Dust Jacket First American Edition A full scale expedition into old Maya civilization among the Lacandones Maya. B/W.illus The dust jacket has a fair amount of rubbing but no actual chips and appears shiny and nice in it's mylar jacket. Book near fine. NOT a library copy. Since 1977 we pack carefully and with respect for the book and you. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The White Rock: An Exploration of the Inca Heartland

By: Hugh Thomson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Woodstock, Ny, Overlook Hardcover: 2003-01-06

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66754

ISBN: 1585673552

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Clean NOT a library copy First Edition Fine travel writing with an eye to the mystical and fine focus Since 1977 packing with care and without stickers First Edition. View more info

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Spirits of the Earth Vol. 1: A Study of Earthern Art in the North American Deserts, the North Desert Signed and Inscribed

By: Imperial Valley College Museum Society Jay Von Werlhof

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Imperial Valley College Museum Society: 1987

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 874716819

ISBN: 0942577000

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Large Hardcover First Edition Signed and Inscribed by Author Jay Von Werlhof 303 pp. Clean Pages NOT a library copy. NO ownership plates or markings Pristine Black Cloth Gilt titles See our photo.Aerial and ground Photograph filled study of the California and Southwest "Nazca" like lines in the Mojave desert and Death Valley. Photos of alignment trails, stone markers, cairns and "Earth Art" of the native people (Indians) of early southwest. Geoglyphs, Petroglyphs."Spirit paths" or even 'Ley lines" Here academically studied and presented in rare a Si... View more info

Mexican And Central American Mythology Hardcover

By: Irene Nicholson

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1968

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller ID: 013841

Condition: Very Good+


London: Paul Hamlyn, 1968. Book. Very Good+. Hardcover. 2nd Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Very Good+ Original Hardcover with Very Good Dust Jacket. Pages clean NOT a library copy. Not price clipped. Just jacket shelf wear. Great deep look at the Gods and Goddess of the Maya, Aztec, Mixteca, Toltec and other people of Central America. This one volume is as good as a whole collection. We wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket. Dust jacket present. View more info

Mysteries and Miracles of New Mexico A Guide Book to the Genuinely Bizarre, in the Land of Enchantment

By: Jack Kutz

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Corrales, Nm, Rhombus Publishing Company: December 1989

Seller ID: 66795

ISBN: 0936455020

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition 215 pp. NOT a library copy Anasazi ghosts mesas and Apache woman mystic woman First Edition. View more info

Ritual Of The Wind Signed and Inscribed By The Author

By: Jamake Highwater

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Canada, Methuen: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 009039

Condition: Very Good+


Canada: Methuen, 1984. Book. Very Good+. Trade Paperback. Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Very Good+. Large Trade Paperback First Revised Edition. The most comprehensive Native First Nation centered look on Native American Hopi Eagle Dance, wind and rain ritual dance for the Beings who hold the Sky. Peyote Painted Cover Signed and inscribed by Native American authorJamake Highwater. From Hopi Pueblo dancing to Navajo Night chants. Tewa dance, and Ponca dance rare Yaqui Easter festival photo Matachina. Rare photo of False Face visit. Many Illus. Inscribed ... View more info

Indian Country Sacred Ground, Native People

By: John Annerino

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Countryman: November 5, 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 016930

ISBN: 0881507164

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket , 2007. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Clean NOT a library copy Unclipped jacket Full Color Photos and Maps of First Nations Southwest. Portraits of Native peoples. Photos that glimpse the living presence in the rock clay and sand like few books do.. Petroglyphs stare back in challenge. Like new First Edition hardcover.Since 1977 We at Three Geese In Flight Books wrap our books first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket in it's journey to you Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Understanding Maya Inscriptions A Hieroglyph Handbook

By: John F.Harris Stephen K.Stearns

Price: $21.31

Publisher: Pennsylvania, The University Museum of Archaelogy and Anthropology: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 011305

Condition: Very Good


Pennsylvania: The University Museum of Archaelogy and Anthropology, 1992. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. First American Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Large Very Good Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy. In depth serious study of this Native alphabet that until very recently has remained a mystery. Here are the different approaches and the answers. Many illustrations. 139pp Except for a very little light overall wear this important Maya language research tool is in good solid clean shape. We pack with care. First Edition. View more info

Yucatan's Magic Merida Side Trips Treasures Of Mayab

By: John M.Grimsrud

Price: $18.00

Publisher: California, John M.Grimsrud: 2011

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016390

Condition: Fine


California: John M.Grimsrud, 2011. Book. Fine. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Fine Trade Paperback Photo Filled Guide to The Yucatan to the Spiritual and Sacred parts of the Merida area. Spanish Church Saints and Mayan Sacbas the White Ley Line Roads of the Maya abound. Small towns and side trips you might never find by a man who lives there. Highly reccomend.Clean like new. First Edition. View more info

Maya Cosmogenesis 2012: The True Meaning of the Maya Calendar End-Date

By: John Major Jenkins

Price: $23.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, U.s.a., Bear & Company: 1998

Seller ID: 013111

ISBN: 1879181487

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Large Clean Trade Paperback Prophecy and Astronomy visiting Mayan Temple see a glimpse into the star future. 2012 Amazing stuff here. Except for a crease in the cover Good clean condition. No writing. Not a library book Many Illus. Large handsome trade paperback. View more info

The Big Tree Of Mexico

By: John Skeaping

Price: $21.85

Publisher: U. S. A., Indiana Historical Society: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 013893

Condition: Fine


U. S. A.: Indiana Historical Society, 1953. Book. Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover with Dust Jacket First American Edition Extraordinary travel book from the 1950s of an American artist in search of Indian Mexico, and a Indian woman in Oaxaca to model for him. He finds The 'Day of the Dead' pre-Aztec culture! Rare in this great condition Even rarer is the near fine dust jacket with the color photo. 234pp. 15 drawings 22 photos. Great condition book and beautiful dust jacket of Mexican woman in native clothing. NOT a library book. Dust jacket present.... View more info