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Legends of Micronesia. Book 1

By: GREY, Eve

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Honolulu, High Commissioner, TTPI: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13418

Condition: VG+


Collection of the legends of the peoples of the South Pacific Islands, or Micronesia. 119pp, profusely illustrated by Tambi Larsen. Bright copy with a sound binding. Unmarked. Cloth boards are bright without wear. Dustjacket has some edge wear, chips and soiling to back panel. Weight, 495g. View more info

Land Concentration and Rural Poverty

By: GRIFFEN, Keith B.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Holmes & Meier Publishers: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 22222

ISBN: 0841902461

Condition: Fine


Studies of agrarian reform in latin America, China and India. 320pp, bibliography, index, tables. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding and a similar dustjacket. Almost 'as new'. Weight, 510g. View more info

When Buffalo Ran

By: GRINNELL, George Bird

Price: $8.95

Publisher: Canada, Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1991

Edition: Reprint of 1920 First Edition

Seller ID: 051871

ISBN: 0888392583

Condition: Fine


Classic story of Wikis, a Plains Indian, who grew up in the mid-1800s, part of the last generation before the white man changed the plains forever. 124 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm. Appears about 'as new' except for a small ink name to the top margin of the half-title page. 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 202g and qualifies for inex... View more info

Haida Totems in Wood and Argilite

By: GUNN, S. W. A.

Price: $4.95

Publisher: Whiterocks Publications: 1967

Seller ID: 11016

Condition: Good +


Series III of 'Totem Poles of British Columbia and Alaska'. Small pamphlet. 24pp, photo illustrated. Interior clean, binding sound. Mark on front cover where a label [?] removed. Old name on inside of back covers. Usefull 'reading copy'. Lettermail rates. View more info

Kwakiutl House and Totem Poles:Totem Poles of British Columbia: Series II

By: GUNN, S. W. A.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Whiterocks Publications: 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 19783

Condition: Near Fine


Small pamphlet. Original photo laid in. 24pp, photo illustrated. Previous owner's name etc to title page. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Lettermail rates. View more info

The Totem Poles in Stanley Park, Vancouver, BC: Totem Poles of British Columbia: Series I, Stanley Park

By: GUNN, S. W. A.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Whiterocks Publications: 1968

Edition: Second Edition, Fourth Impression

Seller ID: 036391

Condition: Near Fine


Small pamphlet on the Totem Poles of Stanley Park, Vancouver. 24pp, photo illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy with a sound binding. Weight, 52g. View more info

The Art of North America

By: HABERLAND, Wolfgang

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Greystone Press: 1968

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 18740

Condition: Near Fine


A volume in the 'Art of the World' series. the art of the indigenous peoples of North America. 257pp, 60 full-color plates, 95 illustrations in b&w. Very bright, clean copy with a sound binding. Dustjacket is nearly similar. We ship Worldwide, use both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer postal charges based on our actual costs, without overcharging. Unpacked weight 700g. Canadian domestic postal rates rise with weight, size and distance; Rates... View more info

Lines to the Mountain Gods: Nazca and the Mysteries of Peru

By: HADINGHAM, Evan

Price: $11.95

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25153

ISBN: 0806121300

Condition: About Fine


Very readable book presenting a comprehensie picture opf Peru's amazing Nazca Lines and their interpretation. Revised edition of the Random House version published in 1987 under same title. Includes index. xii, 307 p. : ill. ; 24 cm. Bright, clean and unmarked. Tight, square binding, no creasing to the spine. Still quite fresh and almost 'as new'. Weight, 620g. View more info

The Iroquois Book of Rites

By: HALE, Horatio - Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Toronto, Coles Publishing Company: 1972

Edition: Facsimile Edition

Seller ID: 23310

Condition: VG+


Facsimile reprint of a title from 'Briton's Library of Aboriginal Literature', being Number II. Originally published by Brinton in 1883. 222pp, illustrated. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding. No creases to spine. Weight, 270g. View more info

Jack Shadbolt and the Coastal Indian Image (Museum Note, No. 18)

By: HALPIN, Marjorie

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, University of British Columbia: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1570

ISBN: 0774802626

Condition: As New


University of British Columbia Press in association with the UBC Museum of Anthropology, ©1986. Series: 'Museum note (Vancouver, B.C.), no. 18'. Exhibition catalog. 58 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm. Foreword by Michael M. Ames. An 'as new' copy - bright, fresh and unmarked with a very tight binding. Weight, 274g. Lettermail may apply. View more info

Group of Blackfoot Indians; Antique Postcard

By: HAMMON, V. O. Publishing Co.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, MN, V. O. Hammon: 1918

Edition: No 64

Seller ID: 054518

Condition: Solid Very Good


Antique postcard, printed in color, of a group of six Blackfoot Indians [Native Americans], in native costtume. This is an undivided back postcard, with room on the front for a short message. However, because of the date it has been used as a divided back card. Message to reverse dated Jan 1, 1918. Stamp and postmark present - Lake Worth, Florida - Jan 1918. Clean and in solid VG condition. Images always available. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Posta... View more info

A Question of Survival for the Indians of Brazil

By: HANBURY-TENISON, Robin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 34254

ISBN: 0684134306

Condition: Very Good +


Discussion of the plight of the indigenous Indian tribes of Brazil. 272pp, photo illustrated, map, endpaper maps. Bright, clean, unmarked interior. Tight, square bindiong, no wear to cloth. Lacking dustjacket. Weight, 554g. View more info

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Totem Poles and Tea

By: HAROLD, Hughina

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Surrey, Heritage House: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13047

ISBN: 1-895811-11-2

Condition: Fine


Memoirs of a nurse/teacher on a remote Island off the coast of British Columbia, 1935-7. 218pp, photo illustrated. Mint copy, 'as new'. View more info

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Cultural Encounters on China's Ethnic Frontiers

By: HARRELL, Stevan

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., Univ of Washington Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30929

ISBN: 0295973803

Condition: Fine


Scholarly essauys by 9 anthropologists and one political scientist focuses on theproblem of ethnic definition and self-definition amongst China's peripheral peoples. 379pp. About 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked. Weight, 780g. View more info

Geister Und Damonen: Magische Erlebnisse in Fernen Landern

By: HARRER, Heinrich

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Berlin, Ullstein: 1977

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10052

Condition: Fine


Magic & Ghosts in primitive folklore - Thailand, Indonesia, Inuit, Himilayas, Tibet etc. German language. 212pp, mit 31 farbigen Abbildungen und 98 Zeichnungen von Gertraud Mayr. Bright copy with sound binding, almost as new. Dustjacket is also very bright and clean with a few minor edge nicks. Colorful advertising leaflet for books by Harrer laid-in. View more info

Metis: People between Two Worlds

By: HARRISON, Julia D.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Glenbow-Alberta Institute in association with Douglas & McIntyre: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051347

ISBN: 0888944217

Condition: VG+


History of the Metis people in Canada - ' people of mixed European and Indigenous ancestry, and one of the three recognized Aboriginal peoples in Canada. The use of the term Métis is complex and contentious, and has different historical and contemporary meanings'. 160 pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 26 cm. Bright, clean interior. Ownership markings to the ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding. Some very light edge wear present. We ship Worldwide,... View more info

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The Spirit Sings. Artistic Traditions of Canada's First Peoples. A Catalogue of the Exhibition

By: HARRISON, Julia D.; National Gallery Of Canada; Glenbow Museum

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland & Stewart/Glenbow Museum: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Authors Signed Copy

Seller ID: 23909

ISBN: 0771033575

Condition: Fine


"Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Glenbow Museum, Jan. 15-May 1, 1988, and at the Lorne Building, Ottawa July 1-Nov. 6, 1988". Partially funded by the Ontario Arts Council. 'Theexhibition and this catalogue record of it are the first serious survey of culturally signigicant Canadian artifacts held by public and private collections around the world'. 156 pages : illustrations ; 31 cm. Book is bright, clean and unmarked, still quite fresh. The binding is tight and sq... View more info

Das Buch der Sioux

By: HASSRICK, Royal B.

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Koln, Eugen Diederichs Verlag: 1982

Edition: First German Edition

Seller ID: 33775

ISBN: 342400751X

Condition: About Fine


German language text. First published in English in the United States in 1964. Ubersetzt von Wolffietrich Muller. Mit einem Nchwort von Claus Biegert. 377pp. mit 48 zeichnungen in text, 23 fotos auf kunstdrucktafeln und 3 karten. Bright, clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no weatr to cloth. Similar dustjacket. Weight, 600g. View more info

The "Inviting-in" feast of the Alaskan Eskimo

By: HAWKES, Ernest William

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Government Printing Bureau: 1913

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 045361

Condition: Good VG


Report on author's observations of "inviting-in" feast held by Eskimos at St. Michael, Alaska in January, 1912. Feast is appeal to spirits represented by masks worn by participants for future success in hunting. Describes the dance house, songs, dances, masks etc. used in connection with this festival. Memoir (Geological Survey of Canada), No 45. 2 p. l., 20 p. illus., xiii pl. 25 cm. Each plate accompanied by guard sheet with descriptive letterpress. Internally,... View more info

Indian Weaving, Knitting & Basketry of the Northwest

By: HAWKINS, Elizabeth

Price: $6.00

Publisher: B. C., Hancock House Pub Ltd: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049465

ISBN: 0888390068

Condition: Fine


Well illustrated booklet of the various forms of weaving among the Indians of the Pacific Northwest. 31 pages : illustrations (some color), diagrams, map ; 22 cm. An almost 'as new' copy - unmarket except for a very small ownership stamp to the verso of the front wrapper. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail at $5.00 or less View more info