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The Beaver: Magazine of the North; Summer, 1964

By: BOLUS, Malvina - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Winnipeg, Hudson's Bay Co.: 1964

Edition: Outfit 296

Seller ID: 050720

Condition: VG+


Single issue of the Hudson's Bay Co. magazine, 'The Beaver'. This issue features - Ronald Searle at Maliotenam; The Chilkoot Trail Then and Now; Mungo Martin, Artist and Craftsman; Canada's Firsdt Gold Rush; Jedediah Smith and the Honourable Company; Muskoxen; Story of Ey-ash-chis; Pemmican - and more. Cover drawing by Ronald Searle. 58pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Front wrapper, in cream, slightly darkened. We use both the Canadian P... View more info

The Beaver: Magazine of the North; Autumn, 1962

By: BOLUS, Malvina - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Winnipeg, Hudson's Bay Co.: 1962

Edition: Outfit 293

Seller ID: 050725

Condition: VG+


Single issue of the Hudson's Bay Co. magazine, 'The Beaver'. This issue features - The March of the Yukon Field Force; Pelts to Parkas; The House on the Ruggles; The Last Salute; Mute Ghosts of Cape Mudge; White-Tailed Deer; Red River on the Eve of Change; Friday Night Drum - and more. Front cover colour illustration of Autumn in the Yukon. 58pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers. We use both the Canadian Post Office an... View more info

The Beaver: Magazine of the North; Winter, 1962

By: BOLUS, Malvina - Editor

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Winnipeg, Hudson's Bay Co.: 1962

Edition: Outfit 293

Seller ID: 050726

Condition: Fine


Single issue of the Hudson's Bay Co. magazine, 'The Beaver'. This issue features - A Bear Fable; Expedition to Russian America; Thirst Dance of the Crees; Lapland Reindeer Round-up; A Remarkable Map [Seale-1748]; Children of the North; Vilhjalmur Stefansson, - and more. Front cover colour illustration of paintings by children of the north. 58pp, illustrated. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, clean wrappers. We use both the Canadian Post Office and... View more info

The Beaver: Magazine of the North; Autumn, 1967

By: BOLUS, Malvina - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Hudson's Bay Co.: 1967

Edition: Outfit 298

Seller ID: 052642

Condition: Near Fine


Single issue of the Hudson's Bay Co. magazine, 'The Beaver'. This issue features 'Eskimo Art'. Three panel cover art by Rankin Inlet 'Eskimo', Nauja. 98pp, illustrated. Extra large issue. Bright, clean interior. Sound, stapled binding. Bright, unmarked front and rear wrappers showing virtually no wear. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs... View more info

Lillooet Stories

By: BOUCHARD, Randy; KENNEDY, Dorothy I. D. - Editors

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Aural History, Provincial Archives of British Columbia: 1981

Edition: Second Printing, Revised

Seller ID: 039869

Condition: VG+


Legends and folklore of the Lillooet Indians of British Columbia. Issued as: Sound Heritage ; v. 6, no. 1. ii, 78 p. : ill. ; 27 cm. No cassette. Bright, clean and unmarked except for a small owner's label to the tp. Tight, sound binding. Weight, 223g. View more info

American Indians and Christian Missions: Studies in Cultural Conflict

By: BOWDEN, Henry Warner

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Univ of Chicago Press: 1981

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 045567

ISBN: 0226068110

Condition: About Fine


A volume in the series, Chicago History of American Religion. xix, 255 p. : maps ; 21 cm. Includes index. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no wear to the cloth. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket, showing only slight wear at corners. Weight, 401g. View more info

Primitive Song

By: BOWRA, C. M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Cleveland, World Publishing Co: 1962

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 050863

Condition: Near Fine


Songs and other poems of the most primitive people now alive. 'The author uses anecdotes and information about modern hunter-gatherer cultures ranging from Eskimos to the Andamanese to Australian aborigines as a way of attempting to trace the roots and development of song [Pagan Book Reviews]. xiv, 303 pages, illustrations; 22 cm. OCLC Number: 879432. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and the cloth shows no wear. The clipped dustjacket, in ... View more info

No Stone Unturned: An Almanac of North American Prehistory

By: BRENNAN, Louis A.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: London, Victor Gollancz: 1960

Edition: First British Edition

Seller ID: 08904

Condition: Fine


An archaeological reconstruction of the course of North American prehistory. 370pp, ilustrated with drawings and photographs, endpaper maps. Clean, bright copy with solid, tight binding. Dustjacket has very minor edge wear. Very good copy! View more info

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Earth Songs, Moon Dreams: Paintings by American Indian Women

By: BRODER, Patricia Janis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Gordonsville, Virginia, U.S.A., St Martins Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 043970

ISBN: 0312205341

Condition: Fine


Book is a celebration of the contributions of Native American women to America's cultural heritage. Artwork, both traditional and modern, is from 57 tribes in the USA and Canada featuring the work of over 120 individuals. OCLC Number: 41310098. Description: xviii, 296 p. : ill. ; 26 cm. Book s bright, clean and unmarked, the interior still fresh. Binding is tight and square and there is no trace of wear to the cloth except at the very tips of the corners. The unclipped d... View more info

Maps and Dreams: Indians and the British Columbia Frontier

By: BRODY, Hugh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Canada, Douglas & McIntyre Ltd/Art Gallery of Ontario: 2004

Edition: Twelfth Printing of 1988

Seller ID: 050457

ISBN: 0888945930

Condition: As New


A journey into the lives and lands of the Beaver Indians, forest hunters of the Canadian sub-Arctic. xxv, 294 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a tight, square binding and an uncreased spine. Weight, 306g. View more info

The Burning Bush: A Reformed Ethic For the North

By: BROWN, Brian

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Dawson Creek, Echo Publishing: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08704

ISBN: 0-920252-02-X

Condition: About Fine


Book provides an alternative to the ethics employed in the North by many spiritual, commercial and government agencies in relation to both native peoples and natural resources. 165pp, illustrated. View more info

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Spiritual Legacy of the American Indian

By: BROWN, Joseph Epes

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Crossroad Pub Co: 1985

Seller ID: 039766

ISBN: 0824506189

Condition: Good VG


The spiritual legacy of the American Indian. xiii, 135 p. : map ; 24 cm. A clean copy from the library of the Nosga'a people in British Columbia. Faint stamp to top edge, inked out name to htp, inked out name to p135. Otherwise the book has an almost 'new' appearance. Weight, 250g. View more info

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The Sacred Pipe: Black Elk's Account of the Seven Rites of the Oglala Sioux (The Civilization of the American Indian Series)

By: BROWN, Joseph Epes

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Norman, OK, University of Oklahoma Press: 1989

Edition: 13th Printing

Seller ID: 29736

ISBN: 0806121246

Condition: As New


A priest of the older Oglala Sioux, Black Elk gave this book orally to Brown during the latter's eight month's residence on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota. He describes and discusses the details and meaning of the seven rites, which were disclosed to the Sioux through visions. xx, 143pp, illustrated; photo of a Native American [?] laid-in at rear. Bright, clean copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases, Bright, glossy, unmarked wrappers. We ship Worldwide... View more info

Indians of the Northwest Coast

By: BRUGGMANN, Maximilien; GERBER, Peter R.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Facts on File: 1989

Edition: First Edition in English

Seller ID: 052302

ISBN: 0816020280

Condition: Near Fine


The history, culture, language, religion and art of the Indian tribes who have inhabited the northwest coast of America since 5000 BC are the subjects of this book. It looks at the mixture of adaptation and change that is the hallmark of such tribes as the Tlingit and the Kwakiutl. Translation of: 'Indianer der Nordwestkuste' / translated by Barbara Fritzmeier. Text by Peter R. Gerber ; photography by Maximilien Bruggmann. 232 pages : illustrated with high quality photo... View more info

War Canoe

By: BRYSON, Jamie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Alaska Northwest Books: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26001

ISBN: 0882403680

Condition: VG+


A novel for jjuvenile readers built around the Tlingit First Nations of Alaska and their war canoes. 180pp. Bright, clean copy, unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creases to spine. Weight, 280g. View more info

Newfoundland Studies; Fall, 1993

By: BUEHLER, Richard - E. Editor

Price: $13.50

Publisher: St. Johns, NFLD., Memorial University of Newfoundland: 1993

Edition: Vol 9, No 2

Seller ID: 043949

Condition: Near Fine


An interdisciplinary journal of Newfoundland Studies. ISSN: 0823-1737. OCLC Number: 473480133. pp156-329, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, almost 'as new'. Weight, 300g. View more info

Pursuing the Past: a General Account of British Columbia Archaeology

By: BUNYAN, D. E.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., UBC Museum of Anthropology: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 046123

ISBN: 0888650957

Condition: VG+


General overview of Archaeology in British Columbia; predominantly First Nations. Excellent general guide with good illustrations. 'Museum note (Vancouver, B.C.), no. 4'. 36 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Sound stapled binding. Unpacked weight, 126g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates to Canada, the USA and other Countries. View more info

North American Indian Mythology

By: BURLAND, Cottie

Price: $8.50

Publisher: London, Paul Hamlyn: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 08196

Condition: Good VG


Well-illustrated volume on the Mythology of the Native Peoples of North America. 153pp, profusely illustrated in b&w and in color. Clean, bright copy, unmarked, and with only minor signs of wear to boards. No DJ. View more info

North American Indian Mythology

By: BURLAND, Cottie

Price: $9.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Peter Bedrick Books: 1992

Edition: Later Edition, Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 052307

ISBN: 0872262480

Condition: Good VG


Well-illustrated volume on the Mythology of the Native Peoples of North America. 144pp, profusely illustrated in b&w and in color. Clean, bright copy, unmarked, and with only faint signs of previous use. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. This item weighs 495g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates to the USA calculate... View more info

Rengsanggri: Family and Kinship in a Garo Village

By: BURLING, Robbins

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 07437

Condition: Near Fine


Study of the Village of Rengsanggri in Assam home to people of the Garos hill tribe. 377pp, photo illustrated. Very clean copy of the book , unmarked, and with a firm binding. Dustjacket has a little edge wear particularly at the extremities of the spine. View more info