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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: $295.00

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

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Historical Sketches Of Northern New York and the Adirondack Wilderness

By: Nathaniel Sylvester

Price: $80.00

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

Seller ID: 5274

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Green Hardcover Clean 315 pp. Gilt Spine Titles NO Markings NOT a library copy NO writing in book. Great One volume history of the history and struggle of the Adirondack mountain corridor from before the European to beginning French and Indian war to the American 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 along with Six Nation legendary placename association. Quite uncommon in cloth and this pristi... 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

The Voyages of the Venetian Brothers: Nicolo & Antonio Zeno, to the Northern Seas in the XIVth Century. The Northmen in America before Columbus.

By: Nicolo Zeno; Antonio Zeno; Editor-Robert Cooper; Translator-Richard Henry

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Helensburgh, Masonic Publishing Company: 2004

Seller ID: 640

ISBN: 0954426827

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible Condition First Complete Scottish Hardcover Edition of the Zeno Narratives Reprinted from the 1874 Hakluyt Society. Plus original introduction and new Preface.It also includes the enigmatic "Description Of Greenland in The Fourteenth Century" by Ivar Bardsen. This includes a fold out color map and b/w fold out maps. This is said to be a tale of the Scottish/Norse Earl Sinclair and his adventures among the Micmac as Glooscap in the 'New World' Here this handsome red leatherette hardcover and jacket. Many of the Pre-Columbian stories coalesce around this, Zeno narrative ... 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

America Bewitched: Witchcraft After Salem

By: Owen Davies

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Usa, Oxford University Press: 2013-03

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 90094

ISBN: 0199578710

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Unclipped Clean 289 pp. The roots of American Witchcraft from Algonquin, Scottish, Pennsylvania Powwow etc to after Salem and some of the lesser known experiences in American history 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

Jews On The Frontier An Account of Jewish Pioneers and Settlers in Early Accounts Hardcover

By: Rabbi I. Harold Sharfman

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Illinois, Regency: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5242

Condition: Very Good


First Edition Clean Very Good 337 pp.Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket B/W Photos and Illus.NOT a library copy,. Light handling wear to price clipped jacket else solid tight and very good! Fantastic exciting scholarly study of Jews in the French and Indian war and the Revolutionary War. Jewish fur traders among the Quakers in Pennsylvania Iroquois working with Hebrews in the wilderness. Notes, bibliography.Many b/w photos, drawings, documents Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Forts of New France in Northeast America 1600-1763

By: Rene Chartrand

Price: $37.00

Publisher: Great Britain, Osprey Publishing: 2008-05-20

Seller ID: 66702

ISBN: 1846032555

Condition: Very Good


Fine Collectible First English language Edition Number Row beginning with "1" Clean 64 pages Color and B/W Photos and Drawings Maps Great detailed color illustrations of French forts in Quebec and Acadia. Artifacts, costumes, history. Part of the brilliant Osprey Military series. If you like the French and Indian war this is for you. Wrapping first in brown paper before shipping since 1977 First Edition. View more info

The French Soldier in Colonial America (Historical Arms Series, No. 18)

By: Rene Chartrand

Price: $115.00

Publisher: Alexandria Bay, Ny, MUSEUM RESTORATION SERVICE: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11001

ISBN: 0919316182

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Clean 40 pp Color and B/W NOT a library copy A little shelf wear. NO Writing in text. Rene Chartrand is a master of the French and Indian War period and his illustrations of French soldiers in uniform capture the real person as opposed to some comic book art style. Here is this rare first 1984 edition. Avoid crazy high prices of the band wagon school of selling Celtic and Colonial and Turtle Island old school bookstore since 1977 wrapping your books in brown paper before packing since 1977 View more info

The Narrow Land: Folk Chronicles of Old Cape Cod

By: Reynard, Elizabeth

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin Company: 1934

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 90125

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket 343 pp Light shelf wear at jacket spine edges else Very Good Clean pages NOT a library copy NOT clipped. Amazing mythical history of Cape Cod Fairy Lore Vikings, Iris Immram Algonquin Giants and Monsters Pirates and Little People Fairies Witches Revolutionary war tales. Great Fairytale jacket illustration.Since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. View more info

Queen Anne's American King's

By: Richmond P. Bond

Price: $95.00

Publisher: England, Oxford at the Clarendon Press: 1952

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6653

Condition: Fine


Fine Clean First Edition Hardcover 141 pp. B/W Plates Photos.Fine Price Clipped Mylar Protected Dust Jacket. NO Chips Clean Hardcover Free of writing NOT a library copy. Not only does this contain a history account of the Four Mohawk and Mahican Chiefs or "Kings" and the circumstances with France and Dutch Albany but it offers the poetry and art and ballads composed during the London trip of famed King Hendrick of William Johnson's Battle of Lake George and Joseph Brant's Grandfather. Much more. Fine collectible condition brisk gilt titles Price clipped jacket free of chips and bright ... View more info

The Six Nations of New York: The 1892 United States Extra Census Bulletin (Documents in American Soc

By: Robert W. Venables

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Ithaca, New York, U.s.a., Cornell Univ Pr: 1995

Seller ID: 014656

ISBN: 080143226X

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Clean Hardcover with Fine Dust Jacket Mylar Protected. Clean 89 pp. Inside and Out. NOT price clipped.NOT a library copy. Many Rare B/W Photos of Treaty Wampum belts Also Longhouse Confederacy Chiefs..U. S. A.: Cornell University Press, 1995. First Thus. 4to.Fold out early "reservation" and early New York state Maps!. B/W illus. Mohawks, Senecas, Cayuga, Oneidas, Onondaga, Tuscarora. Longhouse Spirituality, Religion, Clan,Treaties. Facsimile of this Large Hardcover 19th century Census Bulletin and Atlas. Here in rare hardcover.Like New Condition!Great shape too. NOT a ... View more info

The Elizabethans and America

By: Rowse, A. L

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Harper:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SKU1000110

Condition: Very Good


Harper. Hardcover. First English Edition Very Good Hardcover and Good+ Dust Jacket NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy. 221 pp. Clean pages Jacket has some light creases along leading edges and few small chips here and there but a very nice copy far better than than usual, Cornishmen A.L.Rowse is a lively and respected historian. here we have some interesting aspects only a Celt might sympathetically add. The Scottish progressive colony of Alexander in Canada and the Welsh Canadian colony of Vaughn and a friend of Raleigh. Great stuff and handsome with small jacket flaws. Great cover painting... View more info

Sails and Steam in the Mountains: A Maritime and Military History of Lake George and Lake Champlain

By: Russell P Bellico

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Fleischmanns, Ny, Purple Mountain Pr Ltd: 1992

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 874716925

ISBN: 0935796320

Condition: Very Good


First Edition 1992 Very Good Clean Trade Paperback NOT a library copy. NO writing 392 pp. B/W Illus. A little shelf wear, tight and clean. Throw the remote control out the window and read this! From Rogers Ranger and the French and Indian War to Ticonderoga in American Revolution to invasion in the War of 1812 Non stop filled with illustrations. Since 1977 we arap with care First Edition. View more info

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Cliff Castles And Cave Dwellings Of Europe Original 1911 Hardcover

By: S. Baring Gould

Price: $110.00

Publisher: london, Seeley And Co: 1911

Seller ID: 015594

Condition: Very Good+


Collectible Very Good+.Hardcover.london: Seeley And Co, 1911. First English Edition. 8vo Very Good+ clean condition. NOT a library book. A illustrated journey to lost churches and mountain fortresses.Cave chapels 322 pp. Rare in this clean shape Gilt mountain sanctuary on cover, Since 1977 wrapping with care before packing. First Edition. View more info

Haym Salomon: Liberty's Son

By: Shirley Gorson Milgrim

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.s.a., The Jewish Publication Society: 1979-03

Seller ID: 014856

ISBN: 0827600739

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover with Fine Collectible Dust Jacket both Excellent Clean Condition Illustrated By Richard Fish. No underlines, NOT price clipped. NOT a library copy.First American Edition. 8vo First Edition.B/W illustrations 1979. B/W Illus. by Richard Fish. Great Historical young adult novel about the great Revolutionary War Jewish patriot Haym Salomon. Well written fast paced adventure story deserves to be well known and made into a movie of a Broadway play! Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

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Skinner Americana Sale 1434 March 21, 1992 Bolton Auction catalog

By: Skinner Auction House

Price: $79.00

Publisher: Massachusetts, Skinner: 1992

Seller ID: 6526

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Skinner Americana Sale 1434 March 21, 1992 Bolton Auction Illustrated Catalog With Prices. Here is a jaw dropping b/w illustrated collection of Colonial Americana that went on sale in 1992 at famed Skinner Auction House.A few examples George Washington autograph letters, Paul Revere autograph tobias lear colonial silver pine furniture chippendale mahogany side chair rugs rocking horse clocks on and on with prices. Clean Near Fine condition. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

Newfoundland Island Into Province

By: St John Chadwick

Price: $24.00

Publisher: England, Cambridge University Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 587

Condition: Good+


Near Very Good Hardcover Near Very Good Mylar protected Dust Jacket NO chips NO writing in text a clean ex-library copy.with "Kent County Council Library" Unicorn Coat of Arms on inside fron t cover and removed packet in rear and random library numbers but tight free of text writing. I quote flap " A Detailed and authoritave study of constituitional development..." A nice solid working copy of this enigmatic land with a hidden mystery. 267 pp. Since 1977 Three Geese In Flight books wraps with care Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Benedict Arnold Military Racketeer

By: Sullivan, Edward Dean

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U. S. A., Vanguard Press,: 1932

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6624

Condition: Good+


First Edition Near Very Good Hardcover 306 pp. Clean Pages No dust Jacket While this is a ex library copy it is not overbearingly so and for the price with clean pages, and No writing, and No underlines and tight binding it is a worthwhile copy of a important book in this age to create a justification for being a traitor by having a greedy wife and less praise than one deserves this book lays out he was pretty criminal minded before. Yes, he was brave but so were the Patriot men that died on his treacherous raid on Connecticut after he turned. Three Geese In Flight Books Revolutionary war pass... View more info

Wampum Belts By Tehanetorens Six Nations Indian Museum

By: Tehanetorens

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Onchiota New York, Six Nations Indian Museum: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 379

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition True First Edition Published by Six Nations Indian Museum. Handsome Textured Brown Card Stock Illustrated Cover 71 pp. B/W photos of Six nation children each holding on a different page the different historical Wampum Treaty belts from the formation of the League of the Longhouse up and through the Revolutionary War and the formation of the United States. Full history of each belt and its origins and treaty. Fine First Edition on Mohawk artist and historian Kahonhes illustration of perhaps Hiawatha demonstrating the Two Row Wampum Belt to children on the wood colored covers. F... View more info

Now We Are Enemies The Story Of Bunker Hill

By: Thomas J.Fleming

Price: $19.00

Publisher: U.S.A., St.Martins: 1960

Edition: First Book Club

Seller ID: 016384

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover and Very Good Dust Jacket First Book Club Edition. Map End papers. Clean free of marks or underlines. NOT a library book. Handsome copy, U.S.A.: St.Martins, 1960. First Book Club. 8vo Tight binding. Nothing tells it better! Joseph Warren comes alive. History book that reads as exciting as a novel, but is solid history. Clean tight, no writing in text. . Dust jacket present. View more info

The 1776-1777 Northern Campaign of The American War for Independece and Their Sequels Contempoary Maps of Mainly German Original First Edition Hardcover

By: Thomas M.Barker And Paul R.Huey

Price: $69.00

Publisher: United States, Purple Mountain Press: 2010

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 016759

Condition: Fine


United States: Purple Mountain Press, 2010. Book. As New. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Collectible Fine First Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy. Full Color and B/W Revolutionary War Maps made bb the Hessians and British during the Saratoga campaign of Burgoyne and the Hessians. Amazing map of Fort Crown Point on Lake Champlain and Ticonderoga. Sketches of the Mohawk river. Deep text of this time of terror. Great resource in collectible fine condition. Since 1977 we wrap first in paper 'old school' book selling.. First Edition. View more info

Indian Affairs in Colonial New York:The Seventeenth Century Hardcover

By: Trelease, Allen W,

Price: $39.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Cornell Univ Press: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6542

Condition: Very Good


Original First Edition Blue Cornell Univ Press Hardcover Silver Spine Lettering Bright. NO writing in text No Dust Jacket. English Manchester University book plate Pocket removed. Small numbers on spine else tight binding free of inscriptions. Very important study of both the Six Nations and the Delaware Lenape and Wappinger, and Mahican Algonquins fur trade and inter nation treaties and battles. The first classic academic study of New York Native history and there interaction. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper before packing First Edition. View more info