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Hopi Bowl C.1910

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Arizona, 1910

Seller ID: 874716847

Condition: Very Good


Original Hopi Ceramic Pot Traditional Dye Two Inches high and four inches wide. Very Good condition. Made C.1920.Arizona Three Geese In Flight since 1977 First Edition. View more info

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New Light on Drake; A Collection of Documents Relating to His Voyage of Circumnavigation 1577-1580 Second Series Volume XXXIV Nuttall, Zelia (Trans & Ed)

By: N/A

Price: $88.00

Publisher: London, The Hakluyt Society, London (1914): 1914

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 874716857

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Clean Collectible First 1914 English Edition Hakluyt Society,443 pp, + xxxiii. With half-title.Bright Gilt Ship on Cover (Golden Hind) Gilt spine titles Illustrated by a map and plates.Tight bonding NOT a library copy. Page yellowing on title page and a bit on end papers, Minute edge bump..NO fading on spine or boards (See our photos) NO ownership plates and No writing.John Dee told Elizabeth she could counter the Spanish Inquisitions claim to western hemisphere by countering based on Dutch correspondence that King Arthur settled there first!? Interestingly even before New England Jo... View more info

Ancient Road Networks and Settlement Hierarchies in the New World (New Directions in Archaeology)

By: Charles D. [Editor] Trombold

Price: $150.00

Publisher: Cambridge University Press: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66792

ISBN: 0521383374

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition 277 pp Illus Hardcover. Many essays on Inca long distance roads to Chaco Canyon roads to Sachbes of Coba and the Maya. scientific and mind blowing. Clean NOT a library copy. NO Writing. Three Geese In Flight since 1977 wrapping in brown paper before packing to safe guard cover since 1977 First Edition. View more info

Image for The Museum Of The Fur Trade Quarterly Eight Issues Emphasis on trade Guns, The Scalping Knife, Perry Davis Vegetable Pain Killer, Needles in the Fur Trade, Woman of the Aleutian Islands. Brass Mounted French Trade Gun, The Point Blanket, British Indian Pistiol

The Museum Of The Fur Trade Quarterly Eight Issues Emphasis on trade Guns, The Scalping Knife, Perry Davis Vegetable Pain Killer, Needles in the Fur Trade, Woman of the Aleutian Islands. Brass Mounted French Trade Gun, The Point Blanket, British Indian Pistiol

By: Charles E.Hanson, Jr. Editor Bernard Levine, Marie Phillips, Charles Hanson, Jr T. Lindsay Baker

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Nebraska, The Museum Of The Fur Trade: 1988

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 6593

Condition: Fine


Eight Complete Issues Vol. 23 No.1 Spring 1987 Vol. 30, No.4 Winter 1984 Vol. 12 Spring 1976 Number 1 Vol. 28, No. 4 Winter 1992 Vol. 46 No. 3 Fall 2010 Vol. 26, No. 2 Summer, 1980 Vol. 21 No. 4 Winter 1985 Vol. 24, No. 3 Fall 1988 Fine Condition Quarterly. Each Illustrated. with about 16 pp.Brilliant work of dedication to all aspects of First Nation and Dutch, English, French, and Russian Fur Trade, Guns, clothes, Maps Published in Nebraska. True American Treasures Clean NOT Library Copies NO writing in them. Pictured are four of the eight. Clean fine condition Three Geese In Flight Since 197... View more info

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Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis Vassar Mediaeval Studies Original 1923 Hardcover

By: Christabel Forsyth Fiske Edited

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1923

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66757

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible Near Fine Condition Original Hardcover 493 pp. NO Writing. Slightest bump at left side spine edge in binding and slight fade bottom of spine else it would be "Fine".No jacket if indeed ever issued. Clean text No writing at all..Tight binding. NO signatures NOT a library copy Gilt spine cover titles bright.See our photos..Among the Sixteen Medieval Study essays are "Arthur in Avalon and the Banshee" by Gertrude Schoepperle Loomis A study of Irish Fairy elements in Arthur's sojourn to Avalon and equally amazing is "Polynesian Analogues to the Celtic Otherworld an... View more info

The Maya and Their Neighbors Essays on Middle American Anthropology and Archaeology

By: Clarence Hay

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Pubns: June 1989

Seller ID: 11141

ISBN: 0486235106

Condition: Good


Good Clean Solid Trade Paperback 606 pp. Fold out map B/W Illus drawings NOT a library copy NO writing Just shelf wear handling If you want a good one volume comprehensive study by five scholars on architecture, religion, magic, Sacbe white roads, food, Not a guide book but a deeper guide and without new age hokum or on the other hand stuffy .Three Geese in Flight Books sellling mostly only what we love since 1977 View more info

Navaho Witchcraft

By: Clyde Kluckhohn

Price: $59.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.s.a., Beacon Pr: 1995-04-01

Seller ID: 11034

ISBN: 0807046973

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Trade Paperback 253 pp.Clean pages. Some rubbing on cover No tears No chips.No writing in book and NOT an institution copy. Serious study with primary material as well. Navajo and some Pueblo and Zuni too View more info

Popol Vuh The Definitive Edition of the Mayan Book of the Dawn of Life and the Glories of Gods and Kings

By: Dennis Tedlock

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11142

ISBN: 067145241X

Condition: Fine


Fine Collectible First Edition hardcover Near Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket A small rub on front cover. NOT a library copy NOT Clipped First Edition. Clean 380 pp. No writing. No signatures. This is the extended academic edition of the Popol Vuh by Dennis Tedlock.The creation of the universe and people with a few errors along the way. Three Geese in Flight Books passionate customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

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

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Flowering Dusk: Things Remembered Accurately and Inaccurately

By: Ella Young

Price: $109.00

Publisher: U.S.A, Longmans, Green And Co: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 11089

Condition: Very Good


Stated First Edition Very Good Clean Hardcover Good Dust Jacket NOT Clipped NOT a Library copy. Dust Jacket with rubs and some chips Good only but uncut price which is uncommon. 356 pp. B/W Photos. One amazing portrait by Ansel Adams. We are very proud that we helped introduce Ella Young to America in the 1970s. She struck every radical note you could strike, Gay,gun toting Irish rebel and Protestant Gaelic speaker. and was in in essence in exile in America teaching Celtic Mythology at Berkeley. In here besides early Celtic studies greats from Kuno Meyer to George Coffey to O'Grady. Poets play... 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

1421 The Year China Discovered the World

By: Gavin Menzies

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Transworld/Bantam Press: 2002

Seller ID: 016819

ISBN: 0593050789

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine British First Edition Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket. NOT Price clipped NOT a library copy. England: Bantam Press, 2002. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Ground breaking study of late medieval Chinese seafaring.Chinese maps ship drawings, photos. Did the Chinese reach California? Since 1977 we wrap your book first in brown paper to protect dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

The Atlas of North American Exploration From the Norse Voyages to the Race to the Pole

By: Glyndwr.; Malcolm Swanston; Isabelle Lewis; Jacqueline Land Williams

Price: $39.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan General Reference: October 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 874716933

ISBN: 0132971283

Condition: Fine


Fine First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Dust Jacket Stated "First Edition" Clean 224 pp. Color Maps on every page. Book clean NOT a library copy Dust Jacket Near Fine One tiny tear on back jacket and handling but NO chips Near Fine A well written Amazing maps French, Dutch, Spanish British even Norse and a bit of St. Brendan Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl: The Once and Future Lord of the Toltecs (Mesoamerican Worlds)

By: H. B Nicholson

Price: $750.00

Publisher: University Press Of Colorado: 2001-05

Seller ID: 11146

ISBN: 0870815474

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket NOT a library copy NOT clipped No writing NO signatures. First thus.. Comprehensive one volume library resource of Topiltzin Quetzalcoatl of translated texts. Awesome resource Like new copy. Three Geese in Flight Books since 1977 wrapping well with five star customer service since 1977 Dust jacket present. 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

Mallorca Menorca Ibiza Formeniera (English) Hardcover -1985 Color Photographs

By: J.Puig-Ferran, A. Campana

Price: $29.00

Publisher: Spain, Sadagcolor: 1970

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 66805

Condition: Very Good+


Very Good+ Hardcover Very Good Dust Jacket One jacket chip the size of a dime else Very Good Clean First English language Edition Hardcover NOT a library copy NOT snipped Many Full Color Photos of these ancient Spanish islands Ibiza Robert Graves made famous with history folklore and architecture,Since 1977 we wrap our books first in brown paper Dust jacket present. First Edition. 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

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The Golden Legend Jacobus de Voragine Readings on the Saints Vol. I and Vol. II Two Volume Hardcover Set

By: Jacobus de Voragine Translated William Granger Ryan

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Princeton University Press:

Seller ID: 90100

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Two Volume Hardcover Set with Fine Dust Jackets NOT clipped NOT library copies Clean free of writing or any marks Third American Edition. Very hard to find both volumes of this Medieval collection of Saints lives by Jacobus de Voragine Translated William Granger Ryan into modern English. Academic notes. Easily the best edition. Some unique "The Life of Mary Magdalene" Her voyage and life in Marseille.Here is one you don't see. "The Circumcision of the Lord" Irish "Saint Fursey Bishop" "Saint Michael Archangel Many more Vol. I 391 pp. Vol. 2. 400 pp.... View more info

Architecture and Ideology in Early Medieval Spain

By: Jerrilynn D. Dodds

Price: $69.00

Publisher: University Park, Pa, Pennsylvania State Univ Pr (txt): 1990

Seller ID: 5292

ISBN: 0271006714

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover Fine Collectible Dust Jacket Handsome Large Clean NOT a library copy 170 pp. Eighty-One B/W Plates. No writing History and study of the architecture of early Christian Visigoth and Arabic Spain that inspired Illuminated Manuscripts and even Art Deco architecture. Serious history Many b/w plates Monastic Spanish design art, design plans and photos. NOT a library copy. SALE Price. Since 1977 we wrap first in brown paper to protect your dust jacket Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Women in the Wall

By: Julia O'Faolain

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Adult: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 007998

ISBN: 0670778532

Condition: Very Good+


U.S.A: Viking Press, 1973.First Edition Very Good+.Clean 326 pp. Hardcover. Very Good+/Dust Jacket First American Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Hardcover historical novel. Set in Dark age Sixth century Gaul in the Age of Arthur and the early churches interaction with the Franks and with women and Nuns.Has a lot in common with Jack Whyte. NOT a library copy. Three Geese In Flight Arthurian and Early Medieval studies since 1977. Wrapped first in brown paper before packing. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Eyewitness Travel Guide to California

By: Labi, Esther

Price: $23.00

Publisher: New York, DK Travel: 1997

Seller ID: 5266

ISBN: 0789414511

Condition: Fine


Fine Condition Clean pages NOT a Library copy Full color Easy to use. Best all around guide for sure. Great condition. Clean, tight 630 pp Color pages. Sturdy, weather resistant. Really exciting view.. Since 1977 We wrap with care and respect View more info

Enemy Ancestors: the Anasazi World With a Guide to Sites

By: Matlock, Gary (Text); Warren, Scott (Photographs).

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Arizona, U.s.a., Northland Publishing: 1991

Seller ID: 008860

ISBN: 0873584589

Condition: Fine


Fine Trade Paperback. U.S.A: Northland Press, 1987. First Edition. 8vo Fine Clean Trade Paperback Stiff Wrap Around Card Covers.Clean First Edition. NOT a library copy Excellent 116 pp. study of the continuum of the Pueblo culture from the Anasazi.Crisp clear color plates of the great stone work and Anasazi pictographs, pottery, building achievement. Site guide too!. Col & b/w .Oblong book great text and color photos. Since 1977 packing with care First Edition. View more info

National Geographic on Indians of the Americas: A Color-illustrated Record Hardcover – 1955

By: Matthew W. Stirling

Price: $30.00

Publisher: U.S.A., National Geographic Society:

Seller ID: 11128

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover Clean NOT a library book 431 pp.Tight binding No jacket. Many Full page Color paintings by Eight Native American artists and many photos of Native dress and architecture that is no longer to be seen. Contributions by many important contributors. Remarkable book from 1958. Really remarkable book on the First Nations peoples in the 'Americas' Plus 113 photos by famous photographers. Three Geese in Flight Books since 1977 wrapping with care View more info

Saints of the California Missions

By: Norman Neuerburg

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Us, Bellerophon Books: December 1989

Seller ID: 90068

ISBN: 088388139X

Condition: Very Good


Very Good First Edition Trade Paperback Full color Native American Paintings of Catholic Saints and Arch Angels! Mystical full page painting bt California 'First Nation" of St. Michael holding a whale. NOT a library copy First Edition. View more info

Pueblo Warriors and Spanish Conquest

By: Oakah, L. Jr Jones

Price: $49.00

Publisher: University Of Oklahoma Press: 1966-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66845

ISBN: 0806106905

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Collectable Fine Mylar Protected Dust Jacket Price intact NOT a library copy 225 pp. B/W Photos, Maps The 'Pueblo' people amidst the Spanish soldiers on campaigns against Comanches and sometimes Apaches and Utes after the 1680 rebellion. Academic gem in excellent condition both book and mylar protected dust jacket. Three Geese in Flight Books since 1977 We wrap in brown paper before packing to protect dust jacket in transit. Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

Dutch Connection: The Jewish Saga from Spain to America

By: Paulo Carneiro

Price: $74.00

Publisher: Fulton Books: 2016

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 66803

ISBN: 1633383741

Condition: Fine


Collectible Fine Small Press Trade Paperback 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

Angels

By: Peter Lamborn. Wilson

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Pantheon Books: October 1983

Seller ID: 016699

ISBN: 039451355X

Condition: Fine


Fine Hardcover and Near Fine Collectible Dust Jacket NOT Price Cut NOT a library copy.New York: Pantheon Books, 1980.Stated FIRST EDITION 4to There is not another more beautifully illustrated expression of the sacred in Angel lore than this book. Peter Lamborn Wilson knew Iran when Zoroastrian Angels filled the Holy Books. Kabbalah and Sufi Nothing better Large red hardcover. Exquisite dust jacket. Clean 199 pages NOT a library copy. NO writing in text or endpapers Beautiful great gift for Christmas morning Dust jacket present. First Edition. View more info

History Of The Spanish Conquest Of Yucatan And Of The Itzas Papers of the Museum Of American Archaeology And Ethnology, Harvard University Vol. VII

By: Philip Ainsworth Means

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Mass., Published by the Museum Cambridge, Mass: 1917

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 11147

Condition: Good


Good Original Hardcover with black leather title page Peabody Museum 206 pp B/W illus Fold out Map.The original binding incorporated within. A water stain in the paper crevice but not affecting anything with. NO Scent NO warping Only in first third as well.The Spanish texts of the conquest of Yucatan and the Itzas. "Second Entrada of Padre Avendano" First Entrada" Maps of Yucatan First Edition. View more info

The Myth of Quetzalcoatl

By: Professor Enrique Florescano

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Baltimore, Maryland, U.s.a., The Johns Hopkins University Press: 1999-04

Seller ID: 014752

ISBN: 0801859999

Condition: Very Good


Very Good Hardcover and Fine Dust Jacket bright in it's Mylar protected jacket. b/w illus.NOT a library copy. Front endpaper has notes some pen check marks and marginal brackets else clean no writing in text or margins just checks and brackets and Fine Unclipped jacket Bright in mylar. First American Edition. 8vo Excellent Joseph Campbell mythic 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 library copy. Since... View more info