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Skookum Jim : Native and Non-native Stories and Views about his Life and Times and the Klondike Gold Rush

By: WILKIE, Rab; SKOOKUM JIM FRIENDSHIP CENTRE

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Whitehorse, YT, YT Heritage Branch: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041185

Condition: About Fine


'Keish', legally James Mason, best known by his nickname Skookum Jim Mason [1855-1916], was a member of the Tagish First Nation in what became the Yukon Territory of Canada. Credited with making the gold discovery at Discovery Claim that led to the Klondike Gold Rush. xiv, 229pp, photo illustrated, index. Prepared for Heritage Branch, Department of Tourism, Government of the Yukon by Rab Wilkie and the Skookum Jim Friendship Centre. A bright, clean, unmarked copy - about... View more info

Trapline Outlaw: Simon Peter Gunanoot

By: WILLIAMS, David R.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Victoria, B. C., Sono Nis Press: 1982

Edition: First Edition, Second Printing

Seller ID: 1880

ISBN: 0919462979

Condition: Fine


Biography of Gitksan Indian trapper and merchant who was accused, and later acquitted, of murder in British Columbia in 1906. 170 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Faux-leather cloth shows no soiling and no wear. Unclipped dustjacket is clean but shows some edge wear and signs of use. Weight, 472g. View more info

Indian Treaties ; American Nightmare

By: WILLIAMS, Herb C.; NEWBRECH, Walt

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Outdoor Empire Pub Co: 1977

Edition: Third Edition

Inscription: Association Copy, Signed

Seller ID: 047863

ISBN: 0916682048

Condition: VG+


The First Comprehensive Account of the Most Controversial Legal Battle of the Seventies. This copy from the library of Author/Journalist/Outdoorsman/Environmentalist, Lee Straight. Signed by him on the ffep with a few notes. xiii, 92 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. Bright, clean copy. Very nearly 'Fine'. Weight, 300g. View more info

Legacy of Stone: Ancient Life on the Niagara Frontier

By: WILLIAMSON, Ronald F.; MacDONALD, Robert L.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, Eastendbooks: 1998

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 053125

ISBN: 1896973108

Condition: Good Very Good


An account of ancient North American Indian life on the banks of the Niagara River. Published in association with 'The Peace Bridge', the Buffalo and Fort Erie Publis Bridge Authority. xvi, 144 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps, portraits ; 29 cm. Index. Interior is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square, no spine creases. A little wear to the tips of the corners. Weight, 484g. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the ... View more info

Folk-Lore of Waterloo County, Ontario

By: WINTEMBERG, W. J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museum of Canada: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12928

Condition: Near Fine


National Museum of Canada, Bulletin No. 116, Anthropological Series No. 28. 68pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Small red mark across fore-edge is only defec. View more info

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Legends Told by the Old People

By: WOLF, Adolf Hungry

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Skookumchuck, B. C., Good Medicine Books: 1990

Edition: Later Printing of 1972

Seller ID: 046878

ISBN: 091399071X

Condition: As New


A random selection of the countless number of stories that have been recorded by some of the tribe elders of North American Indians.. 176pp. Mint copy, 'as new'. Weight, 103g. View more info

Papers of the Thirty-Third Algonquian Conference

By: WOLFART, H. C.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, University of Manitoba: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1422

Condition: About 'As New'


Sixteen papers from the 33rd Algonquian Conference held in 2001 at the University of Califonia at Berkeley. x, 432 pages : maps, music ; 23 cm. OCLC Number: 50273107. A very bright and clean copy with a tight, square binding, no spine creasing. Unmarked. 'As new'. Weight, 612g. View more info

Peoples of the Coast: The Indians of the Pacific Northwest

By: WOODCOCK, George

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Hurtig Publishers: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040628

ISBN: 0888301367

Condition: Fine


Culture of the Indians of the Northwest Coast of North America. Richly illustrated with fine examples of Coast Indian art. 223pp, profusely illustrated, some colour. Book is very clean, pages bright white. Unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows a little wear at the corner tips. Unpacked weight, 1.082kg. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actu... View more info

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Hopi Kachinas: The Complete Guide to Collecting Kachina Dolls

By: WRIGHT, Barton

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Flagstaff, Northland Press: 1978

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 19431

ISBN: 087358161X

Condition: Very Good


Collecting Kachinas Dolls, made by the Hopi Indians of the American Southwest. 139pp, illustrated in full color. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square binding. No creases to spine. A little rubbing to front wrap. Minor wear to spine edges. Solid copy. Weight, 360g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, at cost, without overcharging. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, s... View more info

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Spirit Faces: Contemporary Masks of the Northwest Coast

By: WYATT, Gary

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Vancouver, Douglas & McIntyre: 1994

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 048673

ISBN: 1-55054-145-5

Condition: As New


Book presents an outstanding collection of 75 Northwest Coast Indian masks by 23 First Nations artists. 133pp, profusely, color photo illustrated. Bright, fresh copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 580g. View more info

Images from the Inside Passage : a northern portrait by Winter & Pond

By: WYATT, Victoria

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Douglas & McIntyre, Limited: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037089

ISBN: 088894649X

Condition: Fine


Collection of superb photographic images by Lloyd Winter and Percy Pond, principally of Alaska Indians. 144pp, illustrated with vintage b&w photographs. 25 x 27 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, about 'as new'. Weight, 690g. View more info

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They Write Their Dreams on the Rock Forever: Rock Writings of the Stein River Valley of British Columbia

By: YORK, Annie; DALY, Richard; ARNETT, Chris

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Talonbooks Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040752

ISBN: 0889223319

Condition: Near Fine


Explanation by 'Nklak'pamux elder Annie York of the red ochre inscriptions on the rocks and cliffs of the lower Stein Valley in British Columbia. xix, 300 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Book would grade Fine but for a corner cut to the ffep where a name removed. Unclipped dustjacket is Fine. Weight, 1.112kg. View more info

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Gatherings - Two Faces, Vol. 2: Unmasking the Faces of Our Divided Nations

By: YOUNG-ING, Greg - Editor

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Penticton, BC, Theytus Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 21064

ISBN: 0919441386

Condition: About 'As New'


The En'owkin Journal of First North American Peoples. An annual Journal completely produced and written by Native Peoples. 240pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creasing. "As New'. Weight, 330g. View more info

The Art of Naxi Dongba Culture

By: YUNNAN SHENG SHE HUI KE XUE YUAN

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Kunming Shi: 1992

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 31008

ISBN: 722201084X

Condition: Near Fine


A book on the art and marterial culture of the Naxi people of North-west China. Title in English. Text in Chinese. 184pp, profusely illustrated in color. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding. No wear to navy blue cloth. Unclipped dustjacket shows a little edge wear but is otherwise bright and clean. Weight, 1.08kg. View more info