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Songs of the Tewa. Preceded by an Essay on American Indian Poetry

by Spinden, Herbert Joseph (translated by)

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Published
1933
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Fine
Edition
First Edition
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New York: The Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts, 1933 125 pages. The essay followed by 50 songs put down in English. The appendix offers explanatory notes on each of the songs often including the native words based on their phonetic sound. Clean throughout; well bound with rich textured paper. The boards lightly worn at the corners and lightly soiled.. First… Read more
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Objects of Myth and Memory: American Indian Art at The Brooklyn Museum

by Fane, Diana; Ira Jacknis; Lise M. Breen

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Published
1991
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Fine
ISBN
9780872731226
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The Brooklyn Museum, 1991 320 pages; 318 catalogued items illustrated in color or b&w; 73 text illustrations, including many photos from the 1911 expedition. One goal of the exhibition was to exhibit and make available to scholars and others items from the permanent collection that were collected by Stewart Culin during the first years of the 1900s. These include items… Read more
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Collecting Native America, 1870-1960

by Krech, Shepard, III; Barbara A. Hail

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Published
1999
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781560988151
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Washiington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1999 298 pages; b&w illustrations. "The motivations, intentions, and actions of eleven collectors who devoted substantial parts of their lives and fortunes to acquiring American Indian objects and founding museums." Clean, unmarked throughout.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Fine. 8vo.
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Sculpture of the Eskimo

by Swinton, George

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Published
1972
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Very Good
ISBN
9780821204047
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Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1972 256 pages; 825 illustrated sculptures with brief catalogue entries. Text comprehensively covers the environment, cultural patterns and the development of art historically and since 1948. Clean throughout; the dustjacket is dampstained, not affecting the book.. Cloth. Very Good/Good. 4to.
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American Indian Basketry - No. 8

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Published
1982
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Very Good
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Portland, Oregon: John M. Gogol, 1982 34 pages; numerous b&w illustrations. Yosemite Miwok?Paiute Basketry; Lucy Telles: A Supreme Weaver of the Yosemite Miwok/Paiute; book reviews; advertisements.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to.
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The Collector's Eye: The Ernest Erickson Collections at The Brooklyn Museum

by Ferber, Linda S.; Diana Fane; Richard A. Fazzini; Robert S. Bianchi; James F. Romano; Amy G. Poster; Sheila R. Canby

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Ultramarine Books
Published
1987
Condition
Fine
Edition
Fifth Printing
ISBN
9780872731080
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The Brooklyn Museum, 1987 272 pages; 203 b&w, 5 color illustrations. A broad collection, including ancient Andean and North American Indian, Ancient Egyptian, Ancient Iranian, Indian and Southeast Asian, Islamic Art.. Fifth Printing. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. 4to. Exhibition Catalogue.
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Masks of the Northwest Coast

by Mochon, Marion Johnson; Robert Ritzenthaler and Lee Parsons (Edited by); Samuel A. Barrett (Introduction and Documentation)

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Published
1968
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Very Good
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Milwaukee Public Museum: Publications in Primitive Art 2, 1968 102 pages; 91 duotone illustrations; color frontispiece. The Samuel A. Barrett Collection. Foredge margin of the first twenty pages is dimpled in a small area, perhaps by damp fingers.. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Very Good. 4to. Museum Handbook.
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