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image of Museum of Antiquity.  A Description of Ancient Life: The Employments, Amusements, Customs and Habits, The Cities, Palaces, Monuments and Tombs, The Literature and Fine Arts of 3000 Years Ago

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NY: Standard Publishing House, 1882. Oversized. 944pp, bound in gilt decorated brown cloth, with bevelled edges, marbled page edges, decorative endpapers, binding tight, hinges starting, illustrated throughout. Complete with all 7 steel plate engravings, as called for, with tissue guards intact. Includes *Pompeii *Amusements *Domestic Life *Domestic Utensils *Employment *Troy *Nineveh… Read more
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image of People of Kauwerak.  Legends of the Northern Eskimo

People of Kauwerak. Legends of the Northern Eskimo

by Oquilluk, William A.

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Published
1973
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Good ++ to Very Good
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$225.00

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Anchorage, Alaska: AMU Alaska Methodist University, 1973. xviii, [2], 242pp, bound in white illustrated cloth, with binding and hinges tight. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover. Previous ownership stamp on the front free endpaper, the first few pages show underlining. The dust jacket has edge chips, and is NOT price-clipped. The author… Read more
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$225.00
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Early Paintings of the Maori

by Angas, George French / Reed, A. W. [edited by]

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Published
1979
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780589012380
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$42.00

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Wellington, Australia: A. H. & A. W. Reed, 1979. [6], 90pp, printed on fine glossy paper, with binding and hinges tight. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and is NOT price clipped. Previous owner's name embossed on the front free endpaper. Includes *The Villages *Weaving *Recreation *Warfare *Canoes *Carvings … Read more
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image of Mexican Folk-Ways, Volume 7, 1932 - Numbers 1, 2, 3, & 4  [Volume VII] with Diego Rivera Covers

Mexican Folk-Ways, Volume 7, 1932 - Numbers 1, 2, 3, & 4 [Volume VII] with Diego Rivera Covers

by Toor, Frances / Rivera, Diego [editors]

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Published
1932
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Good + to Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$425.00

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Mexico, 1932. Volume 7- Numbers 1, 2, 3 & 4, retaining their original stiff paper covers by Diego Rivera, bound as one hard cover, again with the Diego Rivera green cloth cover. Text is in Spanish and English, with subjects ranging from Art, Archaeology, Legends, Festivals, Songs, Courtship, Marriage Ceremonies, Dance, Music [with notation], Theater, Children's Games, Rufino… Read more
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image of Wrights and Privileges.  The Mills and Shops of Pelham, Massachusetts, from 1740 to 1937  [SCARCE, SIGNED COPY]

Wrights and Privileges. The Mills and Shops of Pelham, Massachusetts, from 1740 to 1937 [SCARCE, SIGNED COPY]

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition / First Printing
ISBN
9780962630866
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$245.00

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Athol, MA: Haley's, 1993. xi, [1], 139pp, bound in illustrated stiff paper cpvers, with binding and hinges tight. SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR ON THE TITLE PAGE. Illustrations and maps throughout. Front cover shows small stains. Interior clean, with no markings, nor ownership.. BOOK SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition / First Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good.… Read more
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image of Ancient Ireland, A Study in the Lessons of Archaeology and History

Ancient Ireland, A Study in the Lessons of Archaeology and History

by MacAlister, R. A. S.

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Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780405087578
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$35.00

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NY: Arno Press, 1978. With 23 plates and 18 other illustrations and maps. xii, 308pp, 8pp,bound in green buckram, with binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Covers rubbed, light foxing to top page edges.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Book.
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image of History of Ancient Egypt - Volumes I & II  [2 Volumes]

History of Ancient Egypt - Volumes I & II [2 Volumes]

by Rawlinson, George

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Published
1881
Condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
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$85.00

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London: Longmans, Green and Co., 1881. xx, 554pp; xiii, [1], 567pp, uniformly bound in brown cloth, bindings tight, front hinge starting in Volume I. Map frontis in volume I, illustrated throughout in both volumes. Volume II show foxing to the front cover and spine. Ownership stamp of "Fayette Eckert, Albany, NY" on the front free endpapers..… Read more
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image of The Curious Incident of the Missing Link.  Arthur Conan Doyle and Piltdown Man  [SCARCE, LIMITED EDITION]

The Curious Incident of the Missing Link. Arthur Conan Doyle and Piltdown Man [SCARCE, LIMITED EDITION]

by Elliott, Douglas

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Published
1988
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As New
Edition
First Edition, Limited
ISBN
9780920347010
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$38.00

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada: The Bootmakers of Toronto, Occasional Papers No. 2, 1988. Limited to 500 Copies. vi, [2], 36pp, staple bound book, with illustrations. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS.. First Edition, Limited. Soft Cover. As New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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image of Ancient Peoples and Places - The Picts

Ancient Peoples and Places - The Picts

by Henderson, Isabel

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Published
1967
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VERY GOOD ++
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$32.00

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New York: Frederick A. Praeger, Publishers, 1967. 228pp, bound in brown cloth, gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight. NO INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is in a protective mylar cover, and is NOT price-clipped. Small 1" label inside the front cover. ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT.. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++/Very Good +. 8vo - over… Read more
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image of Scotland in Early Christian Times.  The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology - 1879

Scotland in Early Christian Times. The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology - 1879

by Anderson, Joseph

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Published
1881
Condition
VERY GOOD ++
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1881. Frontis-piece with tissue guard, xiv, 262pp, [6], bound in dark green cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. Light edge wear to covers.. First Edition. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of Scotland in Early Christian Times. (Second Series)  The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology for 1880

Scotland in Early Christian Times. (Second Series) The Rhind Lectures in Archaeology for 1880

by Anderson, Joseph

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Published
1881
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VERY GOOD ++
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First Edition
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$45.00

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Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1881. Frontis-piece with tissue guard, xvii, [1], 263pp, bound in dark green cloth, illustrated throughout. . First Edition. Hard Cover. VERY GOOD ++. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Book.
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image of Ballplayers, Gods, and Rainmaker Kings.  Masterpieces from Ancient Mexico

Ballplayers, Gods, and Rainmaker Kings. Masterpieces from Ancient Mexico

by Townsend, Richard F. / Pope, Elizabeth Irene

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Published
2010
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780865592421
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$42.00

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Chicago: The Art Institute of Chicago, 2010. 47pp, [1], printed on fine glossy paper, staple bound, illustrated throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title organized by and presented at the Art Institute of Chicago from September 16, 2010, to January 2, 2011. Organized in collaboration with the Museo… Read more
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image of Liturgiit Upvalo: Tuksiarutsit, Imgerutillo Kujalitiksat Nertordlerutiksallo, Atoraksat Illagektunut Labradoremetunut.  [Liturgy and the Following: Hymns, Takke and Praise Songs for the Use in the Labrador Churches [ASSOCIATION COPY, SCARCE]

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Stolpen [Germany]: Gustav Winter, 1867. From the personal collection of W. D. Vincent [bibliophile], with his bookplate. This copy belonged to his brother, Lyle Vincent, Signed "Lyle Vincent / Hebron / Labrador / Aug 12, / 1892" on the front free endpaper. In the summer of 1892, Lyle Vincent, W. D. Vincent, and Ralph Taber procured a small… Read more
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image of Circles of the World.  Traditional Art of the Plains Indians

Circles of the World. Traditional Art of the Plains Indians

by Conn, Richard

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780914738275
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$12.00

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Denver, Colorado: Denver Art Museum, 1982. 151pp, printed on fine glossy paper, along with textured paper, bound in illustrated glossy stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight, photographs throughout. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Front cover shows corner creases.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of The Feathered Sun.  Plains Indians in Art and Philosophy

The Feathered Sun. Plains Indians in Art and Philosophy

by Schuon, Frithjof

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Published
1990
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As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780941532082
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$55.00

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Bloomington, Indiana: World Wisdom Books, 1990. xx, 170pp, [1], printed on fine glossy paper, bound in tan cloth, with binding and hinges tight, illustrated throughout. The Dust Jacket shows a lightly sunned spine. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. Contents include *The Symbolist Mind *A Metaphysic of Virgin Nature *The Shamanism of the Red Indians … Read more
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The Journal of American Folk-Lore Volume XXX - Index Only

by Boas, Franz

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Published
1917
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Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$12.00

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania: American Folk-Lore Society, 1917. vi, 505-536, staple bound, this being the Index for Volume XXX.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Good ++. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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image of Tuamotuan Legends (Island of Anaa)  Part I. The Demigods  [SIGNED COPY]  Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Bulletin 148

Tuamotuan Legends (Island of Anaa) Part I. The Demigods [SIGNED COPY] Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Bulletin 148

by Stimson, J. F.

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Published
1937
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$485.00

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Honolulu, Hawaii: Published By the Museum, 1937. [2], 147pp, bound in stiff paper covers, with binding and hinges tight. Book INSCRIBED to Francis Hartman Markoe, 1884-1960 [noted author] "For Francis Hartman Markoe / -interpreter of The Third Thief- / from Frank Stimson" on the title page. . BOOK INSCRIBED & SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. First Edition. Soft Cover.… Read more
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image of First Impressions - Cylinder Seals in the Ancient Near East

First Impressions - Cylinder Seals in the Ancient Near East

by Collon, Dominique

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Published
1987
Condition
VERY GOOD +
Edition
First Edition / First Printing
ISBN
9780714111216
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$325.00

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London: British Museum Publications, 1987. 208pp, bound in maroon cloth, with binding and hinges tight, ILLUSTRATED THROUGHOUT. Slight lean to book from improper shelving, light foxing to inner side of dust jacket only, which is now in a protective mylar cover. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jacket is NOT price-clipped.. First Edition / First Printing.… Read more
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image of Phases of Pre-Pagan Burma - Languages and History.  Volume I & II.  School of Oriental and African Studies

Phases of Pre-Pagan Burma - Languages and History. Volume I & II. School of Oriental and African Studies

by Luce, G. H.

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780197135952
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$285.00

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NY: Oxford University Press, 1985. Vol. I - xv, [1], 185pp; Vol. II - oblong format, unpaginated and contains the Language Charts, Maps and Plates, uniformly bound in black cloth, spine gilt still bright, binding and hinges tight. NO LABELS, INSCRIPTIONS, NOR MARKINGS. The Dust Jackets are in protective mylar covers, and are NOT price-clipped. Vol.… Read more
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The History and Antiquities of New England, New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania

by Barber, John Warner

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Published
1844
Condition
Good
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$85.00

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Hartford: Allen S. Stillman & Co., 1844. viii, 9-624pp, bound in full leather, with plates throughout, lacking the map, frontis has tissue guard intact. Subjects included are the Settlement of Albany, Witchcraft in Andover, Baptists in Pennsylvania, Capt. Beers, Indian Bible, Fight at Bloody Brook, First Church in Massachusetts, Disease Among Codfish, Indian Massacre at Conestogoe, 1668 Comet, Deerfield… Read more
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