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The Six Nations of New York The 1892 United States Extra Census Bulletin (Documents in American Social History)

By: Henry B. Carrington

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Ithaca, Cornell University Press: August 1996

Seller ID: 013136

ISBN: 0801483174

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean. Trade Paperback. 1st Thus. 4to .Large Clean 89 pp. Trade Paperback No writing, NOT a library book as well, Cornell University reprint of the rare United States Census on The Six Nations Longhouse peoples in 1892 Portraits on the people the population, witchcraft, folklore, botany, Longhouse and Christian faiths, Longhouse beliefs. Very good shape, Small creases on a corner of the cover, else very good and internally clean.with NO markings. First Edition. View more info

Legends Of The Saints Hippolyte Delehaye Bollandist

By: Hippolyte Delehaye Bollandist Translated Donald Attwater

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Fordham University Press: 1962

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66822

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Blue Dust Jacket First Edition 252 pp. Light shelf wear and rubs, and small tears to jacket NO Chips NOT a library copy. NO underlines. Celtic Studies since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Warpaths Invasions of North America Hardcover First Edition

By: Ian K. Steele

Price: $39.05

Publisher: New York, Oxford University Press, USA: August 18, 1994

Seller ID: 6679

ISBN: 0195082222

Condition: Near Fine


First Edition Nimber 1-10 Near Fine Clean 281 pp Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket. NOT a library copy. NO jacket chips. Expansion of the history of Native and colonists that the author explored in "Masacre" the story of Fort wWlliam and Mary. Excellent historyy of the Five Nation war with the Hurons and the use of firearms. Excellent history. Great condition too. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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BURNING OF ROYALTON, VERMONT BY INDIANS Original 1906 Edition

By: Ivah Dunklee

Price: $89.00

Publisher: Boston, Geo. H. Ellis Co., Printers: 1906

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 5312

Condition: Very Good+


Original 1906 BURNING OF ROYALTON, VERMONT BY INDIANS First Edition 88 pp. B/W Illus photos bound in Card Stock Covers with painting of Native Mohawk and stone headed War club in red and green. Very Good+ clean pages. Small tear on bottom of front cover and a little one where rear cover touches spine. Spine very good. NOT a library copy NO writing. This Card stock 1906 edition has great advertisements for Chocolate and coffee. But the historical heart of the book is a treasure. Account of a Caughnawaga Mohawk raid down into Vermont. Also includes actual Zadock Steele's Captivity Narrative as w... View more info

The French Renaissance in Prints, From the Bibliotheque Nationale de France

By: JACOBSON, Karen, ed

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, UCLA: 1994

Seller ID: 90042

ISBN: 0962816221

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Clean Massive B/W Illustrated 492 pp. NOT a library copy. NO writing Exhibition catalog and extensive study Hundreds of b/w French prints. Excellent condition Five star customer service since 1977 View more info

The Works of John Dee: Modernizations of his Main Mathematical Masterpieces

By: James Alan Egan

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Createspace Independent Publishing Platform: 2012-04

Seller ID: 874716930

ISBN: 1475099150

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Condition Large 252 pp. Many of John Dee's great works translated into modern English. A "Monas Hieroglyphica" in large letters in modern English, Euclid more! Many of his illus and maps! First Edition. View more info

Tudor Adventurers: The Voyage of Discovery that Transformed England The Hunt for the Northeast Passage

By: James Evans

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Pegasus: 2014

Seller ID: 781605986111

ISBN: 1605986119

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket First Edition 383 pp. NOT Clipped NOT a library copy Brilliant study of the visionary sailors inspired by the legendary John Dee B/W color plates. Clean collectible great shape. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Indian Legends

By: Jean-Claude Dupont

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Sainte-foy, Quebec, Editions J.c. Dupont: 1993

Edition: First Canadian Editon

Seller ID: 6618

ISBN: 298015508X

Condition: Fine


First English Edition Traditional Tales from the Ten Native Nations of Quebec Fine Clean Condition.62 pp. B/W drawings B/W Photos Three Geese In Flight Books Traditional Native Lore Wrapping with respect since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The Wiechquaeskeck Indians of Southwestern Connecticut in the Seventeenth Century

By: John Alexander Buckland

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.s.a., Heritage Books, Inc: 2002-02

Seller ID: 013258

ISBN: 0788420283

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback Clean 286 pp..U. S. A.: Heritage Press, 2002. Book. First American Edition. 8vo Fine Trade Paperback Clean Condition NOT a library copy. Focus on Algonquin woodland 'Indians' of Connecticut and Long Island and their wars and trades with the English and Dutch. B/W illus. Like new. First Edition. View more info

Silk Roads, China Ships: An Exhibition of East-West Trade

By: John E., Keall, E. J., Nagal-Berthrong, E Vollmer

Price: $39.00

Publisher: Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66733

ISBN: 0888543018

Condition: Very Good


Very Good+ Clean Color Photo Filled 240 pp Large Exhibition and History Catalog of a Major Travelling Exhibit on the China Silk Trade and the Ships of three empires! Clean NOT a library copy. A page a journey!. Three Geese In Flight Books Where the Mythic touches history Since 1977 Wrapped with respect First Edition. View more info

Forts and Firesides of the Mohawk Country

By: John J. Vrooman

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Johnston NY, Baronet Litho Co, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Third Revised Edition

Seller ID: 66775

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Blue Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar Protected Dust Jacket.Intact Some jacket rubs and loss at top and bottom of spine. Else very good jacket bright in Mylar 320 pp. Illustrated with photographs and wonderful drawings of black houses and house forts. Map end papers.NO writing NOT a library book. Sir William Johnson the Dutch, Mohawks, Oneidas and Palatinate Germans. Many of these Colonial Dutchand German houses still there as are the descendants. This is a genuine living Revolutionary war history corridor. This book is a fine guide by a descendant and novelist historian! Three Geese ... View more info

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A History Of The Schenectady Patent In The Dutch And English Times

By: Jonathan Pearson Edited J.W. Mac Murray

Price: $275.00

Publisher: Albany, Joel Munsell: 1883

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66741

Condition: Very Good


Collectible 1833 Original Green Cloth Clean Very Good 466 pp. Rare Frontis Portrait 28 maps and plates, with some maps folding. xvii, NOT a Library copy. Pristine end papers.The Genealogy of the Dutch settlers is extensive the makeup of the town and placement of streets and church is excellent B/w drawings of Dutch Church ans stone houses, Iroquois and Mohawk and Dutch friendship is explored. Trade Goods, Fur trade Rare photos of last Dutch houses now gone. Limited 300 copies by legendary Albany publisher Joel Munsell of this treasure and here tight and clean. Three Geese In Flight exploring t... View more info

The Life and Traditions of the Red Man: A rediscovered treasure of Native American literature

By: Joseph Nicolar

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Duke University Press: 2007-02-28

Seller ID: 66865

ISBN: 0822340097

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Special Edition Hardcover Clean 223 pp. pages Photos, Drawings Algonquin design. Small Printed Edition Hardcover of with additional writing by descendants of Joseph Nicolar and Annette Kolodny with a History of the Penobscot Nation. Rare writing of a Native American Shaman of the Penobscot of Maine published in 1893 here published in small run in Clot no jacket published with much additional rare Algonquin New England lore First Edition. View more info

Native People of Southern New England, 1500-1650

By: Kathleen J, Professor Bragdon

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Norman, Ok, University Of Oklahoma Press: 1996

Seller ID: 014453

ISBN: 0806128038

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Dust Jacket. NOT Price Clipped. Closed tear on cover of dust jacket. NO Chips. University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. First American Edition. 8vo Clean free of writing. Many illustrations. Excellent history and study of the Spiritual and Sacred beliefs of the Algonquin speaking native nations of New England. NOT a library book. Amazing color 17th century painting of Algonquin warrior on cover. . NO book plates We wrap since 1977 first in brown paper to protect jacket. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Marinus Willett: Defender of the Northern Frontier (New Yorkers and the Revolution)

By: Larry Lowenthal

Price: $34.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, New York Usa, Purple Mountain Pr Ltd: 2000-08

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90079

ISBN: 1930098073

Condition: Fine


Collectible Clean pages. No Writing First Edition Near Fine 104 pp B/W illus A hint of shelf wear. Not one page is wasted The man from New York City is here in all his scrappy form from Manhattan during the Sons of Liberty to fighting Tories at the Siege of Fort Stanwix and beyond. One of the dependables in every scrap and then as mayor of New York. really well written,end notes and all. First Edition. View more info

Historic Kingston New York With Photos Of Dutch Stone Houses

By: Louise Heron

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Kingston, New York, Ford Printing,: 1967

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66867

Condition: Very Good


16 pp.Text and B/W Photos of the Dutch Stone Houses Plus Map of Colonial Kingston Street Layout.The seventeenth and Eighteenth Century lives to this day in Esopus or Kingston New York (Our Three Geese In Flight Bookstore was there for a happy while) Beside the fifteen pages of text a street map and photos of the stone houses the British could not burn in 1777. Photos soon First Edition. View more info

Land of a Thousand Cairns: Revival of Old-Style Ceremonies

By: Mary Gage, James Gage

Price: $49.00

Publisher: Amesbury, Ma, Powwow River Books: 2017-03-31

Seller ID: 6637

ISBN: 0981614124

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Large 256 pp. Trade Paperback B/W Extensively Illustrated NOT a library copy. A excellent look at cairns, chambers, and all kinds of dry stone enigmas in New England be they Irish, Algonquin or Colonial. Open mided and comprehensive. Fine clean condition First Edition. View more info

Tekonwatonti: Molly Brant: Poems of War (1735-1795 : Poems of War)

By: Maurice Kenny

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, White Pine Press: 1995-01

Seller ID: 008736

ISBN: 1877727202

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback White Pines Press 1992.First American Edition. 8vo Mohawk look from the inside at Molly Brant. Poetry and Discussion. Clean 209 pp.pages NOT a library copy. Three Geese in Flight Books watering the Tree of Peace since 1977 we pack with care and respect for the book. First Edition. View more info

Rural Indigenousness: A History of Iroquoian and Algonquian Peoples of the Adirondacks (The Iroquois and Their Neighbors)

By: Melissa Otis (author)

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Syracuse University Press: 2018

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 90022

ISBN: 0815635966

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine condition Decorative Hardcover. 377 pp.Illus. Maps Clean NO writing Great resource to learn the Mohawk and Oneida Iroquois history and genealogy as well as the Algonquin Abenaki and Mahican peoples that lived and do live in the Adirondacks and Lake George and Lake Champlain corridor as well. Great old photos as well. Fine shape.Three Geese in Flight Books watering the Tree of Peace since 1977 and packing our books well First Edition. View more info

Uncas First of the Mohegans

By: Michael Leroy Oberg

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.s.a., Cornell University Press: May 2003

Seller ID: 874716824

ISBN: 0801438772

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Intact Clean 268 pp. Illus. NOT a library copy The "Last of the Mohegans" begins here with Uncas story. Deep look at Pilgrim New England and the Algonquin speaking people that lived there. Handsome book from the rich dust jacket illus to the fascinating text Three Geese In Flight Folklore since 1977 packing with care Dust jacket present. View more info

Betsy Ross and the Making of America

By: Miller, Marla R

Price: $35.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Henry Holt and Co.: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000149

ISBN: 0805082972

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean 467 pp. NOT a library copy.First Thus. Really insightful to see Colonial woman as rebels as human and as American as Paul Revere.If you loved Hamilton this you might love too Her interactions with George Washington are very interesting.Great book. Wonderful gift too . Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Francis Bacon and His Secret Society An Attempt to Collect and Unite the Lost Links of a Long and Strong Chain Rare Second And Revised San Francisco Hardcover Edition

By: Mrs.Henry Pott

Price: $184.00

Publisher: San Francisco, John Howell: 1911

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6577

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+ Blue Hardcover Rare Second And Revised San Francisco Hardcover Edition Published by John Howell. Includes The School of Night Ciphers, hand signs and New Atlantis history seen no where else Shakespeare and Francis Bacon and Oak island mysteries?.410 pp, (1 ad), 27 plates Elizabethan wisdom and Masonic wisdom. Dozens of Rosicrucian Watermarks. Except for a little sunning and a little soiling very good+. Tight binding Not a library copy.See our photos. Rare San Francisco 1911 Edition of this Francis Bacon Mystery School dream of New Atlantis Three Geese In Flight Since 197... View more info

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Life And Sport On the Lower St. Lawrence Containing Chapters On Salmon Fishing, Trapping, The Folk-Lore Of The Montagnais Indians, And Tales of Adventures On the Fringe Of The Labrador Peninsula

By: N.A. Comeau Introduction E.T.D Chambers

Price: $400.00

Publisher: London, T. Werner Laurie: 1909

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66835

Condition: Very Good


Rare First English Edition of this Window into late nineteenth Century Labrador and Quebec Wilderness, Salmon fishing, Lynx, Bear tales Seals, and the hunting and fishing lore of the Montagnais and photos of Algonquin architecture.First Nation people. One native woman photo 106 years old. Many b/w photos 440 pp. Very Good condition clean condition, tight binding.pages clean Deep blue binding and gilt stamping on cover. page toning and several pages creased slightly. tiny closed spine slit. Frontis portrait Handsome red lettering title page No writing No book plates.Scarce Great gift, See photo... View more info

Abram's Eyes: The Native American Legacy of Nantucket Island

By: Nathaniel Philbrick

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Nantucket, Ma, Mill Hill Pr: 1998

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 66719

ISBN: 0963891081

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Clean 304 pp. Pages First Edition Published on Nantucket Tremendous study Nantucket 's Wampanoag Native People as well as the Whaling they were part of. New England local history at it's best. Handsome printing as well. Since 1977 wrapping our books in paper before shipping to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Historical Sketches Of Northern New York and the Adirondack Wilderness

By: Nathaniel Sylvester

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harbor Hill Books: 1973

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 5274

Condition: Good


Good+ dusky but clean pages NOT a library copy NO writing in book. Great one volume history of the history and struggle of the Adirondack mountain corridor from the beginning French and Indian war to the revolution. Included is the "Legend of The Diamond Rock" the rare mysterious quartz cairn called "Diamond Rock' near Albany and the Hudson river that has a place from before the before. Here it's legend is given. View more info

Oriskany: A Place of Great Sadness A Mohawk Valley Battlefield Ethnography

By: National Park Service

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform:

Seller ID: 874716839

ISBN: 1499262221

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Clean 177 pp Photo Filled Spiral Bound Intense Look at the Battle of Oriskany The Tryon County Militia The Oneida, The Regulars. Battlefield archeology and Iroquois ethnology study of the battle. Worthwhile even for the bibliology alone but it covers "ground" overlooked before in this hellacious battle of Oriskany. View more info

Walter Ralegh's "History of the World" and the Historical Culture of the Late Renaissance

By: Nicholas Popper

Price: $69.00

Publisher: Chicago, University Of Chicago Press: 2012

Seller ID: 211

ISBN: 0226675009

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Unclipped Dust Jacket Clean Pages NOT a library copy. A 348 pp. study of English Renaissance history John Dee influenced Sir Walter Raleigh's history. A lot of mysticism hidden under the surface. Druidism influenced the idea of "Parliament" in Raleigh's history. 'Atlantis, Rosicrucian,Kabbalah,El Dorado, Ethiopia are all here discussed in Raleigh's history and hiding it from King James.This has excerpts of Raleigh's history and is a discussion of the hidden subtext. Collectible condition with illus. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Lafayette: Hero of Two Worlds

By: Olivier Bernier

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Dutton Adult: 1983

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716892

ISBN: 0525241817

Condition: Very Good+


Near Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust jacket NOT a library copy Stated "First Edition" Number line 10987654321 Clean pages it would be listed as "Fine" but for price cut on jacket. Excellent condition and a fantastic look at Lafayette during the Revolution but his story after as a champion of Liberal causes including the State of Israel! His return fifty years after revolution as a "Rock Star" Great book but you might cry. We wrap with care to protect your dust jacket since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Paul Cloutier Copper Etching Three Boys On A Wall With Ball Pencil Signed and Numbered 6/200 "Cloutier 78" 1978

By: Paul Cloutier Quebec Artist

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Quebec, 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90033

Condition: Very Good


Original Paul Cloutier Photogravure of Three Boys on a Wall with a Ball Signed in Pencil "Cloutier 78" Numbered 6/200 Matted Shades of black, white and grey with yellow ball.7" by 5" print 11" by 10" Matte Very Good shape matte age wear Hint of soiling in the white surrounding the art itself which is Fine. This Quebecois artist has a sensitivity and a masterly sense of time's presence The hint of unspoken mysticism is palaple with the grey tones of the boys and the wall and the yellow ball on the Other side. Purchase in Quebec City in 1978 from the artist Paul Cloutier... View more info

Dutch Connection: The Jewish Saga from Spain to America

By: Paulo Carneiro

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Fulton Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66803

ISBN: 1633383741

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Trade Paperback Small Press Translated from Portuguese into English 225 pp. Folk History of Dutch Jewish and "New Christian" involvement in Brazil and the involvement in sugar and Kabbalah and fighting inquisition until New Amsterdam (New York). Written by a Brazilian from the inside out. rare to read it like this. Back of the book has a wonderful Rosh Hashanah appreciation by none other than President Barack Obama. Like new. Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper to protect jacket First Edition. View more info