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Gemalde und Zeichnungen: Galerie Arnoldi-Livie (Neuerwerbungen, Sommer, 1977)
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Gemalde und Zeichnungen: Galerie Arnoldi-Livie (Neuerwerbungen, Sommer, 1977)

By Arnoldi-Livie Munchen

Uncommon copy in Good+ condition with tight binding, bright covers and unmarked text. Light edge wear to corners of covers and a few pages, very light stain to front near spine. A solid, clean reference. Includes a number of B&W reproductions of "new acquisitions" by the Arnoldi-Livie Gallery, 1977, in Munich, and brief description and provenance information on each piece. [a]

$25.00

La Familia Chicano (Chicano Families in the Urban Southwest, 1848 to the Present)
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La Familia Chicano (Chicano Families in the Urban Southwest, 1848 to the Present)

By Richard Griswold del Castillo

Ex-library hardcover in Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. With Good dust jacket enclosed in clear Mylar-type dust cover. Has usual library stamps and stickers to spine, back cover, textblock edges, front and back pastedown, and some pages. Also some edge wear and rubbing to boards and tips of spine, discard stamp on top textblock edge. DJ is somewhat protected by dust cover with no tears, some edge wear. Examines common myths about the Chicano family and compares them with the historical realities. Still a solid, very readable copy that is uncommon as a hardcover. 173 pp. [a]

$25.00

Welcome Back to Mantorville
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Welcome Back to Mantorville

By Ron Hunt, Suzy Hoven

SIGNED by Suzy Hoven and Ron Hunt on title page. Copy has tight binding and fairly bright covers. Does show some inked check marks in margins of some pages, some edge wear and rubbing to covers. A solid, readable copy that is uncommon as signed. Illustrated wraps (softcover), 241 pp, illus, 8vo. [a]

$30.00

The Nature of Empire (Dartmouth Alumni College)
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The Nature of Empire (Dartmouth Alumni College)

By Dartmouth Alumni College

This Dartmouth College volume reprints several treatises originally printed elsewhere on the Ottoman empire, Inca and Aztec states, and the Chinese world order. In Very Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Only light edge wear and rubs to covers. A solid, bright, clean reference--can be uncommon. White illustrated wraps (softcover), 360 pp. [a]

$9.00

Studii si Cercetari de Istorie Veche si Arheologie (Tomul 63, 2012, 3-4)
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Studii si Cercetari de Istorie Veche si Arheologie (Tomul 63, 2012, 3-4)

By Mhaela Manucu-Adamesteanu

Copy in Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear, rubs, and light creases to covers. Pages are clean and bright. Vol. 63, Nos. 3-4 (2012) of this Romanian journal of history and archaeology. Uncommon in the U.S. Printed yellow wraps, pp 197-376, illus. [z]

$20.00

Revista del Instituto de Historia Antigua Oriental
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Revista del Instituto de Historia Antigua Oriental

By Abraham Rosenvasser

Copy in Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear and rubs to covers, sunning to spine, slight spine slant, stamps and penciled notations to front, light toning. Pages are clean and quite readable. Spanish language text. Uncommon in the U.S. Printed gray wraps, 140 pp, illus. [z]

$20.00

From the Gustavianum Collections in Uppsala 2, 1978: The Collection of Classical Antiquities; History and Studies of Selected Objects (Uppsala Studies in Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Civilizations 9)
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From the Gustavianum Collections in Uppsala 2, 1978: The Collection of Classical Antiquities; History and Studies of Selected Objects (Uppsala Studies in Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Civilizations 9)

By Srure Brunnsaker, Torgny Save-Soderbergh

Copy in Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear and rubs to covers and spine, slight spine slant. Edited volume with seven papers and preface on objects from the archaeological museums at Uppsala University. Uncommon in the U.S. Softcover, 137 pp, illus. [z]

$18.00

Ethoscracia: Manifestacion Quintaesencial del Insito Poder del Pueblo
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Ethoscracia: Manifestacion Quintaesencial del Insito Poder del Pueblo

By Edmundo Miranda Cabello

Rare copy with tight binding, bright covers and unmarked text. Lower fore corners of covers have tendency to curl, light edge wear to tips of spine. Unusual house-shaped textblock. Spanish language edition that is almost impossible to find. Appears to be signed with inscription on title page by unknown author. Softcover, 400 pp. [z]

$45.00

The Beginnings of Pottery Making in the San Juan Area: Unfired Prototypes and the Wares of the Earliest Ceramic Period (Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume XXVIII, Part II)
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The Beginnings of Pottery Making in the San Juan Area: Unfired Prototypes and the Wares of the Earliest Ceramic Period (Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History, Volume XXVIII, Part II)

By Earl H. Morris

Copy of uncommon First Edition (1927) in Fair+ condition. Some edge wear and rubs to covers, 1" open tear to top of spine, 1/4" open tear to foot of spine, chips along fore edge, light sunning to spine, hinge a bit loose, ex-owners' names on title page, light toning to pages. Remains fairly tight with unmarked text. From the library of Southwest archaeologist J. Richard Ambler, with his printed signature. Gray wraps, pp 125-198, illus. [z]

$22.00

Stories and Legends of the Palm Springs Indians
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Stories and Legends of the Palm Springs Indians

By Francisco Patencio, Margaret Boynton

First hardcover edition from 1943, published by Times-Mirror. Bound in brown cloth with decorative gilt lettering on front and spine. Copy has tight binding and unmarked text. Shows some light edge wear and rubbing to covers, primarily at corners and tips of spine (see images). Toning to pages and textblock edges, nice bookplate on front pastedown, slight bow to boards. This is a fairly nice copy, suitable for the collector if you do not require a fine copy. Octavo, 132 pages. No dust jacket, if issued. [z]

$40.00

Highway Salvage Archaeology (Volume II)
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Highway Salvage Archaeology (Volume II)

By Fred Wendorf

Uncommon copy in Good condition. Book is staple bound and reinforced with linen book binding tape. Binding is tight and text is clean and unmarked. Some edge wear and rubs to covers, shelving marks to back, light sunning to top margins. Printed green wraps, 105 pp, illus, 4to. [e]

$45.00

Mohave Pottery
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Mohave Pottery

By A. L. Kroeber

Uncommon copy of First Edition (1955) in Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Some edge wear and rubs to covers, owner's stamp on front and title page. A solid, clean copy. From the library of Southwest archaeologist J. Richard Ambler, with his stamp. Printed brown wraps (softcover), 30 pp, illus. [e]

$50.00

The Northern Paiute Bands (Culture Element Distributions)
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The Northern Paiute Bands (Culture Element Distributions)

By Omer C. Stewart

Copy of uncommon First Edition (1939) in Very Good condition with tight binding and unmarked text. Light edge wear and rubs to covers, owner's stamp on front and title page. From the library of Southwest archaeologist J. Richard Ambler with his stamp. 127-149 pp. [e]

$75.00

Archaeological Investigations at Tsawwassen, B.C. (Vols. 1 and 3)
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Archaeological Investigations at Tsawwassen, B.C. (Vols. 1 and 3)

By Arnoud H. Stryd

Please note that this offer includes ONLY Volume 1 (Introduction) and Volume 3 (Human Osteology) ONLY; does NOT include Volume II or any other volumes. Good condition with tight binding. Some edge wear and rubs to covers, small amount of highlighting. Signed by Project Director Arnoud Stryd (as "Arnoud") on title page. Can be uncommon. Softcover, 208 + 378 pp, illus. [e]

$40.00