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Image for Indian Primitive Northwest Coast Indians of the Former Days

Indian Primitive Northwest Coast Indians of the Former Days

By: Andrews, Ralph W.

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Bonanza Books: 1960

Seller ID: 27281

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Indians of the western shore of the United States, Canada and Alaska. This book is the first photographic history of these northwest coast people. Closed tears to edges of DJ, now in new mylar. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 175 pages; 27281 View more info

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In The Days Of Victorio, Recollections of a Warm Springs Apache

By: Ball, Eve

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1994

Edition: 8th Printing

Seller ID: 25571

ISBN: 0816504016

Condition: Very Good


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 222 pages; 25571 View more info

North American Indian Mythology

By: Burland, Cottie

Price: $14.01

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: $27.00

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: $45.00

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, there is severe biopredation of the slipcase and some to the books' endpapers. Interior of the books is very good. No dust ja... 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: $18.00

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 Folklore Series; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 240 pages; 25002 View more info

The Girl Who Married A Ghost

By: Curtis, Edward S. , Collected and with Photographs (edited by John Bierhorst)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Four Winds Press: 1989

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 21659

ISBN: 0590075055

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Some edgewear and small closed tear to DJ. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 115 pages; 21659 View more info

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Tales Of The Tepee

By: Dale, Edward Everett; Introduction by Clyde Ellis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Bison Books: 1998

Edition: 1st Edition Thus

Seller ID: 27412

ISBN: 0803266103

Condition: Near Fine


8vo 8" - 9" tall; 119 pages; 27412 View more info

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The Rise And Fall Of The Choctaw Republic

By: Debo, Angie

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma: 1989

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 21807

ISBN: 0806112476

Condition: Very Good


The story of one of the Five Civilized Tribes of Indians. Minor edgewear ; Volume 6 in the Civilization of the American Indian Series; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 314 pages; 21807 View more info

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A History Of The Indians Of The United States

By: Debo, Angie

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma: 1979

Edition: 6th Printing

Seller ID: 21372

ISBN: 0806109114

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


Traces the history of the American Indians as a distinct social and cultural group in the United States, providing the basis for a critical reappraisal of government Indian policy. Maps: Wesstern Trails; The Indian Territory, 1888; Alaska; Indian Reservations in the "lower 48", 1969. Price-clipped DJ is rubbed, chipped, torn, in mylar book jacket cover; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 450 pages; 21372 View more info

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Native American Historical Demography

By: Dobyns, Henry F.

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1976

Seller ID: 27410

ISBN: 025333974X

Condition: Very Good+


Usual ex-library markings; in mylar sleeved jacket. ; First Volume in the Newberry Library Center for the History of the American Indian Series; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 95 pages; 27410 View more info

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American Indian Myths and Legends

By: Erdoes, Richard & Alfonso Ortiz

Price: $14.01

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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Indians Of The Southwest

By: Goddard, Pliny Earle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, American Museum of Natural History: 1931

Edition: 4th Edition

Seller ID: 27703

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Orange cloth boards. Minor foxing on endpapers; Handbook Series No. 2 Series; B&W Illustrations; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 205 pages; 27703 View more info

CHANGING WOMAN OF THE APACHE

By: Golston, Sydele E.

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Franklin Watts: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 23785

ISBN: 0531112551

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Usual ex-library marks. Otherwise near fine. ; The American Indian Experience Series; Ex-Library; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 144 pages; J23785 View more info

The Famous Battle Of Bravery Creek

By: Hall, Lynn

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Champaign, Garrard Publishing Company: 1972

Seller ID: 11272

ISBN: 0811642534

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Corners lightly bumped, light stains, mainly on rear board and bottom rear edge. ; Small 4to - 9" to 11" tal; 63 pages; 11272F. View more info

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Legends And Lore Of The American Indians

By: Hardin, Terri (Ed. )

Price: $14.01

Publisher: NY, Barnes & Noble: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition; 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 21895

ISBN: 1566190398

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


An extraordinary collection of Native American legend and lore drawn from a wealth of material gathered together by both storytellers and scholars. The book is divided into four sections: the Northeast and Southeast; Central and Great Lakes; the Southwest; Coastal California and the Northwest. A list of tribes for each region is included. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 525 pages; 21895 View more info

Warlords Of The West... A Story Of The Comanche

By: Harper, Preston

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Gulf Breeze, FL, Borderlands Press: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 28739

ISBN: 0962179205

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Signed by Preston and Maxwell. Also inscribed by Jack Maxwell to another Jack for his birthday with a gift note to the "other" Jack from his daughter. Very small little "flea bites" on DJ, one on the front and one on the back. Small faint smudge on bottom corner of title page. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 204 pages; 28739 View more info

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The Indians Of California A Critical Bibliography

By: Heizer, Robert F.

Price: $14.01

Publisher: Indiana University Press: 1976

Seller ID: 27411

ISBN: 0253330017

Condition: Very Good+


Usual ex-library markings; in mylar sleeved jacket. ; Second Volume in the Newberry Library Center for the History of the American Indian Series; Ex-Library; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 68 pages; 27411 View more info

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Memoirs of a Captivity Among the Indians of North America

By: Hunter, John Dunn [edited by Richard Drinnon]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Schocken Books: 1973

Seller ID: 29434

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good- dust jacket


This edition is based on the third and most complete English edition published in London in 1824. Map endpapers of George Catlin's outline map of indian localities in 1833. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. Boards are edgeworn and have fade spots. DJ, also edgeworn with a hole on the backstrip, is in new mylar. Brown Book Shop in Houston, Texas book label on rear flap of DJ. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 252 pages; 29434 View more info

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

By: Jahoda, Gloria

Price: $12.95

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