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North American Indian Mythology

By: Burland, Cottie

Price: $17.01

Publisher: London, Hamlyn Publ Group Ltd: 1970

Edition: New Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 26207

ISBN: 0600023680

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Color ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 141 pages; 26207 View more info

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Yesterday And Today In The Life Of The Apaches

By: Burlison, Irene

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Dorrance & Company: 1973

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 21450

ISBN: 0805917713

Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


Evidence of moisture long since dried, particularly to DJ which has dampstain and crinkling ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 154 pages; 21450 View more info

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Letters And Notes On The Manners, Customs, And Condition Of The North American Indians, Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes ... Engraved from His Original Paintings, in Two Volumes

By: Catlin, George

Price: $48.00

Publisher: Ross & Haines: 1965

Seller ID: 31268

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


With four hundred illustrations, carefully engraved from his original paintings. Original edition published in 1841, reprinted in 1965. Van Wyck Brooks said: "upon these paintings and drawings of Catlin were to be based all the Indian pictures since his time, and of the Wild West Shows and the 'western' movies, and countless tales of ethnologists and writers." This boxed set was limited to 2000 sets. This set was stored in a shed for many, many years. Therefore, ... View more info

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American Indians' Kitchen-table Stories Contemporary Conversations With Cherokee, Sioux, Hopi, Osage, Navajo, Zuni, and Members of Other Nations

By: Cunningham, Keith

Price: $21.00

Publisher: Little Rock, AR, August House: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 25002

ISBN: 0874832039

Condition: As New with no dust jacket


More than 200 narratives from contemporary American Indian storytellers--including Cherokee, Sioux, Hopi, Osage, Navajo, and Zuni--portray a people open to new ideas and technology, blessed with a healthy sense of humor, and able to live among the Anglo world while retaining tribal identies and awareness. Notes section from page 193-230, followed by an index of places where the stories were collected. Burgundy faux leather boards, gilt spine lettering. ; The American Fol... View more info

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American Indian Myths and Legends

By: Erdoes, Richard & Alfonso Ortiz

Price: $17.01

Publisher: Pantheon: 1984

Seller ID: 29073

ISBN: 0394740181

Condition: Near Fine


Author Dee Brown says of this book: "We have nothing more universal than our folk myths, and in this book Richard Erdoes and Alfonso Ortiz have brought together what is probably the most comprehensive and diverse collection of American Indian legends ever compiled. It is a worthy and welcome addition to the literature of our native peoples." ; The Pantheon Fairy Tale and Folklore Library Series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 527 pages; 29073 View more info

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The Trail of Tears The Story of the American Indian Removals 1813-1855

By: Jahoda, Gloria

Price: $15.95

Publisher: Wings/Random house: 1995

Edition: 18th Printing

Seller ID: 31131

ISBN: 0517146770

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Insightful, rarely told history of Indian courage in the face of White expansionism in the 19th century. Truth-telling tale of the ruthless brutality that forced the Native American population into resettlement camps and reservations, with a look at the few white Americans who fought to help them. ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 356 pages; 31131 View more info

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Indians Of The Americas A Color-Illustrated Record

By: Stirling, Matthew W.

Price: $12.99

Publisher: National Geographic: 1958

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 12311

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Illustrated with full-color reproductions of 149 paintings and 8 contemporary Indian painters; 113 photographs in natural color, and 130 black and white photographs, maps, drawings, and diagrams. National Geographic map laid in. DJ Edgeworn, spine faded; previous owner's name. ; A Volume in the National Geographic Story of Man Library Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 431 pages; 12311 View more info