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Canadian Savage Folk - The Native Tribes of Canada

by Maclean [Mclean], John [Signed]

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Published
1896
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Fair
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1st Edition
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Toronto: William Briggs, 1896. Book. Fair. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Signed and inscribed by author upon first blank leaf. viii, [9]-641 p. Index. Illustrated in black and white, including frontis portrait of author. "Close contact with our native tribes shows us the mistake we have been making in deciding that… Read more
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Bringing Our Ancestors Home: The Repatriation of Nisga'a Artifacts

by Rose, Alex

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Published
2000
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780969901617
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British Columbia: Nisga'a Tribal Council, 2000. Book. Illus. by Fiegehen, Gary. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. "A sedate story on the surface, the repatriation and return of Nisga'a artifacts is fraught with high drama and the clash of cultures. A long, bittersweet tale, it began in the heyday of anthropological collecting on… Read more
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Catalysts and Watchdogs: B.C.'s Men of God, 1836-1871

by Weir, Joan

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Published
1995
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9781550390551
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Victoria, B.C.: Sono Nis Press, 1995. Book. Very Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. [10], 11-116. Footnotes. Selected Bibliography. Index. Black and white photographic plates. Map. "An excellent history of the early church in British Columbia." - back cover. Chapters include: Beginnings; Rivalry and Prejudice; The Columbia… Read more
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The Antique Dealer Collectors Guide [Magazine] October [Oct.] 1976 - The Dragon in Oriental Art

by Philp, Peter; Davis, Frank; Wykes-Joyce, Max; Ferlay, John; Riley, Noel; De Sager, Walter; Riley, Noel; Burchell, Pauline

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Published
1976
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Good
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First Edition
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London: City Magazines, Ltd., 1976. Book. Illus. by Steen, Jan. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 122 pages. Profusely illustrated in black and white with occasional colour. Printed upon glossy stock. Features: Cover illustration 'A Young Woman Playing a Harpsichord', by Jan Steen; Furniture of the Netherlands; Paintings from the… Read more
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I Am Nokomis, Too: The Biography of Verna Patronella Johnston

by Vanderburgh, R[osamond] M.

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Published
1977
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Fair
Edition
First Paperback Printing
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9780773600614
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Canada: General Publishing Co. Limited, 1977. Book. Illus. by Odjig. Fair. Paperback. First Paperback Printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 247 pages. Footnotes. Frontispiece illustration of subject. Sepia-tone reproductions of archival photos. "In this story of Verna as 'Nokomis' (grandmother, knowledgeable and respected Ojibwa elder) the values, beliefs and contributions of this Indian are… Read more
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Archaeology in Northeastern Ontario: Searching for our Past

by Conway, Thor

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Published
1981
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Good
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First Edition
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9780774362429
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Canada: Ontario Ministry of Culture and Recreation, Historical Planning and Research Branch, 1981. Book. Illus. by Conway, Julie Matey. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 56 pages. Maps. Many sepia-tone reproductions of archival photos. Two-colour illustrations. "There are more than a thousand known archaeological sites in the Northeastern Region of Ontario.… Read more
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Game Trails in British Columbia - Big Game and Other Sport in the Wilds of British Columbia

by Williams, A. Bryan

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Published
1925
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Good
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First Edition
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London: John Murray Publishers, Limited, 1925. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. pp. [vi], vii-xiv, 360. Index. Thirty-three pages of black and white photographic plates. Author headed British Columbia's Game department for thirteen years. "Everything that is stated in this narrative with regard to the habits of our wild life… Read more
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The Trickster Shift: Humour and Irony in Contemporary Native Art

by Ryan, Allan J.

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Published
1999
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Very Good
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First Edition
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9780774807043
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Canada: UBC Press, 1999. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. "The influence and power of the Trickster figure - often embodied as Coyote - is deeply entwined with Native cultural sensibility and expressed through wry, ironic humour. In this entertaining and innovative book, Allan J. Ryan explores the Trickster's presence in the… Read more
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The American Indian Magazine, August [Aug] 1920 - The United States Versus The American Indian

by Rinehart, Mary Roberts; Hough, Walter; Culin, Stewart; Sarett, Lew; Wissler, Clark; Monsen, Frederick; Wardle, H. Newell; Sloan, Thomas L.; Curtis, Charles

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Published
1920
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Fair
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First Edition
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U.S.A.: The Society of American Indians, 1920. Book. Illus. by Monsen, Frederick. Fair. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. 44 pages. First issue in the new and enlarged form. Features: The United States Versus The American Indian; The Cliff-Dweller Housekeeper - Home life of a people who may have been extinct before… Read more
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Tales of Kitamaat

by Robinson, Gordon [Signed]

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Published
1956
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Good
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First Edition
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British Columbia: Northern Sentinal Press, 1956. Book. Illus. by Haddelsey, Vincent. Good. Paperback. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed, without inscription, by author upon title page. pp. viii, 46. "A selection of legends, folk stories and customs of the Haisla people, a branch of the Kwakiutl Indian language-group who live on… Read more
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The Archaeology of Southern Ontario to A.D. 1650 - Occasional Paper Number 5 (Five)

by Ellis, Chris J.; Ferris, Neal: Editors

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Published
1990
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Good
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First Edition
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9780919350137
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Canada: OAS Inc., 1990. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. pp. xxii, 570, [4]. Extensive list of references cited. List of figures. Errata slip inside front cover. "Presents a synthesis of the long and varied development and the details of Native life in southern Ontario revealed primarily by archaeological research."… Read more
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Andy Paull - As I Knew Him and Understood His Times

by Dunlop, Herbert Francis [Signed]

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Published
1989
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Fine
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First Edition
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Canada: The Order of the O.M.I. Of St. Paul's Province, 1989. Book. Fine. Paperback. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed and generically inscribed by author upon title page. vii, [1], 264 pages. Black and white reproductions of photos. Andy Paull [1892-1959] was a Squamish leader, native rights activist, coach, and… Read more
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Vignettes of Vancouver and Some Vagrant Verses

by Hood, Robert Allison [Signed]

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1954
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Good
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First Edition
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Vancouver, B.C.: Education Services Ltd., 1954. Book. Illus. by White, Harry E.. Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Signed and inscribed by author upon half-title page. 84 pages. 21 x 14.5cm. Black and white illustrations in text. A compilation of the author's verses relating to Vancouver, B.C. which… Read more
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"And So They Came to Cowichan"

by Bishop, Margaret W.

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1975
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First Edition
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Victoria, BC: Self-Published, 1975. Book. Good. Paperback. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. [2], 31 pages. Black and white reproductions of archival photos. Fascinating and delightful reading. Describes the life of the author's hardy European ancestors who settled in the Cowichan area on Vancouver Island in the 1800s. The story begins with Robert… Read more
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Spirits of the Sacred Mountains: Creation Stories of the American Indian

by Coffer, William E. [Koi Hosh]

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Published
1978
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Good
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First Edition
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9780442216009
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USA: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1978. Book. Good. Hardcover. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. xvi, [2], 122 pages. Footnotes, bibliography. index. Illustrated in black and white. "A landmark book in American Indian ethnology, this book presents traditional creation stories of Indian tribes and is the first to bring an American Indian point of… Read more
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The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, June 1926, Vol. LVII, No. 338: Through the Inner Deserts of Arabia / Behind the Himalayas / Among the Amazons

by Malcomson, F.A.; Charnley, W.; verrill, A. Hyatt; Vivian, Major V.; Elwyn, Jack; Johnston, Capt. Bernard; Ward, Capt. F. Kingdon; Jerome, Jerome V.; Dunne, Patrick; Cleaver, Hylton; Hayter, C.N.C.; The Countess Malmignati; Stradling, Jack; Dubois, Jean

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Published
1926
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The International News Company, 1926. Book. Illus. by Abbey, S.; Bird, L. Pern; Prater, Ernest; Gillett, F.; Sindall, A.; Carruthers, G.P.; Holloway, Cyril; Potts, Leonard; Soper, G.; Woodville, R. Caton; Prater, Ernest. Very Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Generously illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Car… Read more
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The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, December [Dec.] 1923, Vol. LII, No. 308: Exploring in Central Brazil / The Signalman Baboon

by McAgee, M.; St. Lawrence, Bernard; Smith, L. Marsden; Fitz-Simmons, F.W.; Lees, Frederic; Weddall, A.; Walmsley, Leo; Turner, Captain Fred; Evans, Captain E.A.; Greenwood, Charles; Ferguson, R.Muir; Read, Oliver; North, P. Escott

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1923
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Very Good
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First Edition
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New York: The International New Company, 1923. Book. Illus. by Wood, Stanley L.; Webb, Arch.; Reynolds, Warwick; Abbey, S.; Prater, E.; Cameron, John; Soper, Geo.; Elcock, H.K.; Waters, D.B.; Woodville, R. Caton; Robinson, T.H.; Lloyd, S.. Very Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Abundant black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. … Read more
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The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, October [Oct.] 1928, Vol. LXI, No. 366: Cycling Round the World / The "Teak-Wallahs" of Northern Siam

by Thorenfeldt, Kai; Dove, S.W.; Day, Jeanne; Elder, W.A.; Wilford, Frank; King, Fay; Stuart, Murray; Browne, J.A.; Billy See; Mackenzie, Donald; Hawkes, E.W.; Upfield, Arthur W.; Stuart-Reid, G.E.

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Published
1928
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Good
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First Edition
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New York: The International News Company, 1928. Book. Illus. by Prater, Ernest; Brock, H.M.; Wightman, W.E.; Peddie, T.H.; Inns, Kenneth; Moorsom, F.G.; Sutcliff, Norman; Holloway, Cyril; Lloyd, Stanley;. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Generously illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations. Features: Cycling Round the World - Part I -… Read more
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The Wide World Magazine - True Stories of Adventure, April [Apr.] 1926, Vol. LVI, No. 336: On Patrol in Cannibal Papua

by Carson, Captain John H.; Gibbons, Charles Harrison; Wilsdon, Lieut. R.L.; Upfield, Arthur W.; Brooke, Captain W.; Bushell, N. Keith; Patrick, B.; McLaren, Jack; beddington, H.G.; Tench; C.V.; Forteath, Major A.M.; Mayo, Katherine; Savage, Frank Morris

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Published
1926
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Good
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First Edition
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New York: The International News Company, 1926. Book. Illus. by Leigh, Conrad; Inns, Kenneth; Sutcliffe, Norman; Gillett, F.; Forestier, A.; Peddie, Tom; De Walton, John; Carruthers, G.P.; Board, Ernest; Holloway, Cyril; Cowes, Dudley S.; Carruthers, G.P.; Dewar, W.. Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Generously illustrated with black and white photos and illustrations.… Read more
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The Wide World - The Magazine For Men, January [Jan.] 1915, Vol. 34, No. 201: Experiences in Keewatin

by Garkin, Dmitri; Woodroffe, J. Froude; Patterson, Walter G.; Browne, J.E.; Godsell, P.H.; Prichard, Katharine; Comstock, Edith I.; Et al

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1915
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First Edition
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New York: The International New Company, 1915. Book. Illus. by Roger, Biron; Evison, G. Henry; Webb, A.; Gordon, Alexandre; Hunter, Leslie; et al. Very Good. Single Issue Magazine. First Edition. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Abundant black and white illustrations and reproductions of photos. Features: A Dead Man's Diary - Dmitri Garkin's body - and his diary… Read more
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