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Without Reserve

By: BURNFORD, Sheila

Price: $6.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 20484

ISBN: 340106980

Condition: Near Fine


An account of life with the Northern Forest Indians of Ontario, circa 1960s. 242pp, illustrated by Susan Ross. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. NB - book and dj are in such nice condition due to the fact that the DJ has been laminated!! Tiny owner's signature to the front endpaper, otherwise an unmarked copy. Weight, 580g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges, a... View more info

Canadian Geographical Journal, August 1931

By: BURPEE, Lawrence J. - Editor

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Geographical Society: 1931

Edition: Volume III, Number 2

Seller ID: 15394

Condition: Very Good


Contents include - Marius Barbeau on the Gaspe, Water Pictures, Unknown Spain, Port Churchill , etc. pp77-148, xviii. Bright interior, unmarked. Sound binding.. Minor wear/soiling to wraps. Weight, 230g. View more info

Encountering Aborigines. A Case Study: Anthropology and the Australian Aboriginal

By: BURRIDGE, Kenelm

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, Pergamon Press: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10199

ISBN: 0-08-017071-4

Condition: Near Fine


Studies of the Australian Aborigine. 260pp. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Attractive copy, unmarked. View more info

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The Letters of Margaret Butcher: Missionary-Imperialism on the North Pacific Coast

By: BUTCHER, Margaret; KELM, Mary-Ellen

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Calgary, Alberta, Canada, Univ of Calgary Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047488

ISBN: 1552381668

Condition: Near Fine


Collection of the letters of Margaret Butcher, a missionary/nurse/teacher to the Haisla Indians at the Elizabeth Long Memorial Home in Kitimat, British Columbia. 'Legacies shared book series', no. 15. Edited by Mary-Ellen Kelm. xxxi, 273 p. : ill., maps, ports. ; 19 cm. Book is bright, and clean, still quite fresh. There is a name in ink to the front endpaper paper otherwise the book appears 'as new'. Weight, 341g. View more info

The Making of Man. An Outline of Anthropology

By: CALVERTON, V. F. - editor

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Modern Library #149, New York [1931]:

Seller ID: 3077


Chapters by Boas, J.G.Frazer, Westermarck, Rivers, Lowie, Sumner and others. 12mo, 5"x7", 879pp. HC in red cloth with DJ. Boards have small waterstains not affecting interior and not visible with DJ on. VG/VG View more info

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Dzelarhons: Myths of the Northwest Coast

By: CAMERON, Anne

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Madeira Park, British Columbia, Canada, Harbour Pub Co: 1991

Edition: Reprint of 1986

Seller ID: 33374

ISBN: 0920080898

Condition: About 'As New'


Successor to the authors successful work, 'Daughters of Copper Woman'. Fantasy-Fiction of North American Indians. 160 p. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no spine creases. Appears unuse and about 'as new'. Weight, 218g. View more info

Native Foods and Nutrition : an illustrated reference manual.

By: CANADA. MEDICAL SERVICES BRANCH

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Medical Services Branch: 1995

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 24138

ISBN: 0662232186

Condition: Almost 'As New'


This new edition was developed in response to the suggestions and comments of the reviewers who participated in the evaluation of "Native Foods and Nutrition" and "Nutrient Bar Graphs for Native Foods" in 1985. The "Nutrient Bar Graphs and Nutrient Values of Selected Foods Commonly Used by Indian and Inuit," have been expanded providing a greater description of regional preferences. 125 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy ... View more info

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Capilano Indian Centennial Pow-Wow, July 26 - August 3, 1958

By: CAPILANO INDIANS

Price: $18.50

Publisher: North Vancouver, Capilano Indians: 1958

Seller ID: 14619

Condition: Very Good


Official Program for the Capilano Indian Pow-Wow held at Humiltchsen Park, Capilano Reserve, North Vancouver. Features an article by world-famous Native Artist, Bill Reid, entitled 'Art of the B. C. Indian'. 20pp, illustrated, ads. Bright, clean interior. Coupon removed from page 11. Several small marks left by tape to centre pages. Clean, bright exterior. Weight, 85g. View more info

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The Kapiti coast; Maori history and place Names

By: CARKEEK, W. C.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Wellington, NZ, A. H. & A. W. Reed: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 042844

Condition: Near Fine


Maori Tribal history and place names of the Paekarkariki-Otaki District of the western side of the North Island of New Zealand. OCLC Number: 459109. [xii], 187 p. illus., ports., maps, diagrs., geneal. tables. 26 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. The binding is tight and square and there is almost no wear to the light blue cloth. The unclipped dustjacket shows moderate edge wear and surface rubbing with short tears and chips to the extremities of the spine. Scan a... View more info

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The Queen's People: A Study of Hegemony, Coercion, and Accommodation among the Okanagan of Canada

By: CARSTENS, Peter

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Canada, University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division: 1991

Edition: First Trade Paper Edition

Seller ID: 09224

ISBN: 0802068278

Condition: VG


Carstens applies the peasant model to the study of reserve systems and finds significant correlations. xxvii, 333pp, photo illustrated, maps, tables, figures. Foreword by Chief Murray Alexis. Bulk of the interior is bright, clean and unmarked. We note an ink names and notes to the half-title page and to the rear blank endpaper. Tight, square binding, single crease to the spine. Minor creasing to the wrappers. Weight, 565g. View more info

Where the Incas Trod : a Panorama of Conquest and Development in Andean Lands

By: CARTER Wallace G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Morriss Print. Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26819

Condition: Near Fine


À book for shiplovers, historians and students of Ethnography alike`. An account of a fascinating voyage in 1920 on a Pacific Steam Navigation ship to Latin America and the Land of the Incas. 269 pages, [12] leaves of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square and there is no wear to the cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is complete but somewhat loose eith edge wear present and a split along the fore-edge ... View more info

From History's Locker

By: CARTER, Anthony

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Vancouver, Author Published: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17034

Condition: VG+


Photographs, coastal legends, and personal accounts of tribal history of Northwest Coast First Nations. 170pp, color photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Small nick to back board near spine is only defect. Dustjacket is clean with a little rubbing to surface at edges. Weight, 1kg View more info

Somewhere Between

By: CARTER, Anthony

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Saanichton, BC, Hancock House: 1966

Edition: First Edition by Hancock House

Seller ID: 23088

Condition: Fine


'Indian heritage series, volume 1'. Photographs and stories by Anthony Carter of the Native peoples of the coast of southern British Columbia. 79 pages color illustrations, maps (on lining papers), portraits; 31.5 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. Tight binding, sound hinges, no wear to the brown cloth. Brightm gilt titles. Unpacked weight, 625g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal... View more info

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The Voyages of Jacques Cartier

By: CARTIER, Jacques; COOK, Ramsay

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Downsview, Ontario, Canada, Univ of Toronto Press: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039939

ISBN: 0802060005

Condition: As New


The voyages of Jacques Cartier. Originally published: Canada : s.n., 1924. - A collection of documents relating to Jacques Cartier and the Sieur de Roberval. Originally published: Canada : s.n., 1930. Introduction by Ramsay Cook. xli, 177 p., [10] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 24 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy, 'as new'. Weight, 357g. View more info

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Aboriginal Art

By: CARUANA, Wally

Price: $12.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Thames & Hudson: 1993

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 046465

ISBN: 0500202648

Condition: VG+


Survey of the work of Australia's indigenous artists which shows how the events of the Dreaming and their significance are embodied in artistic works covering a wide range of media from painting and sculpture to printmaking and textile design. 216pp, 187 illustrations, 31 in color. Bright, clean, still fresh interior, unmarked. Tight, square bidning, no spine creases. Only small defect - a lower corner crease to the front wrapper - almost un-noticeable. Weight, 467g. View more info

Die Indianer Nordamerikas Und Die Wahrend Eines Achtjahrigen Aufenthalts Unter Den Wildesten Ihrer Stamme Erlebten Abenteuer Und Schicksale

By: CATLIN, G.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Berlin, Friedenau: 1924

Edition: First Edition in German

Seller ID: 24955

Condition: About Very Good


North American Indians. German language text. Ins deutsche ubertragen von Prodessor Dr. Heinrich Berghaus. Neu herausgegeben von Adolf Sommerfeld. 355pp, color plates. Interior is bright and clean. Unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Minor repairs to front hinge. Some minor wear to green cloth at extremities. A little ink soiling to rear board. Weight, 880g. View more info

Music of the Netsilk Eskimo : a study of stability and change. v. 1 and v. 2

By: CAVANAGH, Beverley

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Ottawa, National Museum of Man: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 041783

Condition: About Fine


Canadian Ethnology Service Paper No. 82. A Diamond Jenness Memorial Volume. Volume 1 - xi, 198pp, tables, figures, musical notation. Volume 2 - xvii, 370pp, musical notation. Long-playing, 33 1/3 rpm recording on thin vinyly 8" in diameter, laid-in and 'mint'. A very bright, clean set, virtually 'as new'. Heavy set weighing 2.025kg. View more info

Arctic Bush Mission; The Experiences of a Missionary Bush Pilot in the Far North

By: CHAMBERS, John R.

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Superior Pub. Co.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045948

Condition: Near Fine


An account of an American bush pilot who was also a Missionary to the Anaktuvuk Eskimos, 1958-64. 174 p. illus., ports. 28 cm. OCLC Number: 165242 . Book is bright, clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Slight shelf wear to boards otherwise Fine. Price-clipped dustjacket is nearly similar. Weight, View more info

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La revolution originelle; essai sur la genese de l'homme et de la societe´

By: CHAPIRO, Marc

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Paris, Librairie Philosophique J. Vrin: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Dedicated Author's Inscription & Signature

Seller ID: 043937

Condition: VG+


French language text. A volume in the series, 'Problemes et controverses'. OCLC Number: 5394241. Description: 144 p. 23 cm. Dedicated inscription and signature from the author, dated 1958, to the ffep. Book is bright, clean and unamrekd. Binding is tight and square. Wrapper somewhat sun-faded. Scan available. Weight, 270g. View more info

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Ancient Encounters: Kennewick Man and the First Americans

By: CHATTERS, James C.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Simon & Schuster: 2001

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 037407

ISBN: 068485936X

Condition: As New


A firsthand account, by the scientist who made the discovery, of how a nearly complete 9,500-year-old skeleton found near Kennewick is shedding new light on who came to the Americas before the Native Americans. 303 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, quite fresh. Tight, square binding, no wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Weight, 635g. View more info