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The Carver's Art of the Indians of Northwestern California

by Kelly, Isabel T.

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Published
1971
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Near Fine
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Reprint
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Romona, CA: Acoma Books. Near Fine. 1971. Reprint. Softcover. Stiff card cover. Penned price inside the cover, else Fine. Pp. 343-360. Intext figures and [15] full page plates. Reprint of the 1930 edition. Contents: Horn spoons;Mush paddles; Elk-horn money boxes; Cylindrical boxes; Other incised articles; Relation of carving to basketry design; General summary;… Read more
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They Wrote on Clay : The Babylonian Tablets Speak Today

by Chiera, Edward

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Published
1938
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Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
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First Edition
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Chicago: The University of Chicago Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1938. First Edition. Hardcover. "Advance Complimentary Copy" stamped on half title. Brown cloth with blue decoration and lettering. Blue map end pages. Blue publisher stain on all edges. Pp xv, 234 [1]. 7.5" x 5.25". Illustrated throughout. F.O. name neatly written in… Read more
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I, Madame Tussaud

by Martin, Sylvia

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Published
1957
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First Edition
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New York: Harper & Brothers. Good in Good dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. 370 pages. Shelf worn boards; original dust jacket with chips, stains and tears. Not price clipped, now in a removable archival cover. Anna Maria "Marie" Tussaud; née Grosholtz; (1761 – 1850) was a French artist known for her wax sculptures and… Read more
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Columbus Was First

by Musmanno, Michael A

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Published
1966
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New York: Fountainhead Publishing, Inc.. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1966. First Edition. Hardcover. First printing, stated. About near fine with some edge wear to the jacket, small moisture stain on the back flap and rub on the spine ends of the boards. Not price clipped. Musmanno was a conservative Democrat, the Post-Gazette described him… Read more
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Man, Culture and Society

by Shapiro, Harry L

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1956
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New York: Oxford University Press. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1956. First Edition. Hardcover. xiii, 380 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : Illustrations. Yellow cloth on board toned along the edges; the dust jacket is heavily edge toned and worn. Else a clean, straight copy. "For this basic and comprehensive presentation of the… Read more
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Ethics and Language

by Stevenson, Charles L.

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Published
1944
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New Haven: Yale University Press. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1944. Hardcover. Third printing, August 1947. xi, 338 pages. index. Green boards with bright gold spine lettering. Former owners name on the ffep and some penciled marginalia. The dust jacket is toned with edge wear and insect damage through to the spine (not involving lettering).… Read more
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Man's Rise to Civilization As Shown by the Indians of North America from Primeval Times to the Coming of the Industrial State

by Farb, Peter

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1968
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New York: E. P. Dutton. Very Good in Good dust jacket. 1968. Hardcover. xx, 332 pages. Illustrated. BOMC edition. Black cloth. Dust jacket scuffed and toned; worn edges. Peter Farb (1929–1980) was an American author, anthropologist, linguist, environmentalist, biologist, and spokesman for conservation. (In Man's Rise to Civilization) he writes that the "White Man"… Read more
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Hopi Kachina Dolls With a Key to their Identification

by Colton, Harold S.

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1959
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Albuquerque, New Mexico: The University of New Mexico Press. Good. 1959. Hardcover. Ex-library. 150 pages. Illustrated. Front sticker worn edges and corners; the inside is clean without markings. Good working copy. Also included is the booklet, "This is a Hope Kachina, Museum of Northern Arizona" Flagstaff Arizona, 28 pages with full color full page illustrations. … Read more
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Planet Shanghai

by Guarigilia, Justin: John Krich

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2008
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San Francisco: Chronicle Books. Near Fine. 2008. First Edition. Hardcover. Pictorial hardcover. 240 pages, cheifly color illustrations. Essay by John Kirch. Small dent on the cover else fine. Photographer Justin Guariglia, whose work has appeared in National Geographic Traveler and Smithsonian magazines, frequently trains his lens on the old town and waterfront which have retained their… Read more
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Stones, Bones, and Ancient Cities Great Discoveries in Archaeology and the Search for Human Origins

by Robbins, Lawrence H.

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Published
1992
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First Edition
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9780312078485
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St Martins Pr. Very Good. 1992. First Edition. Softcover. 031207848X . Second printing. Softcover. 267 pages. Illustrated. Worn edges and former owners name, otherwise a clean unmarked book. "Describing 40 of the world's most dramatic archeological discoveries, Robbins, who teaches anthropology at Michigan State University, offers a comprehensive introduction to the field. In chapters arranged… Read more
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San Francisco, CA: Bender-Moss Co.. Very Good. 1917. Hardcover. Fifteenth Enlarged and revised to date. For Prospectors, attorneys, surveyors and mining companies. 771 pp. Index. Burgundy buckram cloth over stiff card with gilt lettering. A solid clean copy without tears or marks. Edges rubbed, somewhat shakey. ; 8vo .
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Robert Louis Stevenson : Four Complete Novels, Deluxe Edition Four Complete Novels, Deluxe Edition

by Stevenson, Robert Louis

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2008
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Fine
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First Printing
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9780517230664
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Gramercy. Fine. 2008. First Printing. Hardcover. 0517230666 . Hardcover Book is in Fine condition. Pages and cover are clean. " Four classic novels by the acclaimed adventure and science fiction novelist include Treasure Island, Kidnapped, The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, and The Master of Ballantrae. " ; 9.13 X 6.22 X… Read more
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The Evolution of Man and Society

by Darlington, C. D.

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Published
1969
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First American
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New York: Simon & Schuster. Good. 1969. First American. Hardcover. 753 pp. Illustrated with maps, tables and graphs. Bibliography. Index. Blue cloth now faded and edge shelf worn; remains tight. Map endpages w/o ownership marks. A very good usable copy. ; 8vo .
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Masterpieces of Chinese Art

by Cooper, Rhonda & Jeffrey Cooper

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Published
1997
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9780765191519
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Todtri Productions Limited. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. Hardcover. 0765191512 . Pictorial hard cover in matching jacket. 128 pp. 105 Illustrations. About near fine with minor shelf wear to boards along with some roll and tone to the jacket edges. An overview of the artistic master-pieces of chinese civilization from the Neolithic period… Read more
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New Letters: A Magazine of Fine Writing Volume 39, Number 3, March, 1973

by David Ray (Editor)

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1973
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Kansas City, MO: University of Missouri. Very Good. 1973. Softcover. Paper wraps. 89 pp. Scuffed cover; lightly toned edges. Clean, solid copy. Includes works by award winning poets and writters: Carl Dennis; E. L. Mayo; Rose Graubart Ignato; Robert Slater; Robert M. Farnsworth; Lloyd J. Reynolds; Robert Gibb; Tom Crawford; R. P. Dickey; Henry H. Roth; Robert… Read more
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Recipes from the South Seas

by Owen, Hera Ware

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Published
1954
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First Edition
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Koror, Palau Islands: Koror Intermediate School Print Shop. Near Fine. 1954. First Edition. Softcover. Rare. Privately printed. Original wrappers bound with fastener; typed text. 55 pages. Wood block illustrations by Adachi and Tatsuo. Covers designed by the author and Adachi. A very uncommon regional cookbook with 1 other copy found in the trade and 3 copies found… Read more
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Fishbourne The Roman Palace and Its History

by No Author

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N.D.
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(England). Very Good. N.D.. Softcover. c1970's. Cream covers, bound with two staples, stamped in blind. General soil and age tone. Illustrated in color and black and white. Introduces the history before the Romans and the discovery process at Fishbourne continuing with the archaeological find details the large Roman site. ; 8vo .
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