Native Americana

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Book Of the Hopi

Book Of the Hopi

by Frank Waters

In this unique collection, some thirty Hopi elders reveal for the first time in written form the Hopi world-view.
The Navajo Blanket

The Navajo Blanket

by Mary Hunt;Los Angeles County Museum Of Art;Berlant, Anthony Kahlenberg

The Navajo Blanket

The Navajo Blanket

by Anthony; Kahlenberg, Mary Hunt Berlant

Book Of the Hopi

Book Of the Hopi

by Waters- Frank/ Fredericks- Oswald White Bear

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The Navajo Blanket

by Mary, and Berlant, Anthony Kahlenberg

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The Navajo Blanket

by Mary Hunt and Berlant, Anthony; Kahlenberg, Mary Hunt and Berlant, Anthony Kahlenberg

Native Americana Books & Ephemera

Indian Givers

Indian Givers

by Weatherford, Jack

JACK WEATHERFORD holds the DeWitt Wallace Chair of Anthropology at Macalester College in Minnesota and an honorary position at Chinggis Khaan University in Mongolia. In 2007 he received the Order of the Polar Star, the highest award for service to the Mongol Nation of Genghis Khan.
The Shoshone-Bannocks

The Shoshone-Bannocks

by Heaton, John W

The Navajo Blanket

The Navajo Blanket

by Kahlenberg, Mary Hunt, and Anthony Berlant

Memoire Sur Les Moeurs, Coustumes et Relligion des Sauvages de L'Amerique Septentrionale

Memoire Sur Les Moeurs, Coustumes et Relligion des Sauvages de L'Amerique Septentrionale

by Perrot, Nicolas

Leipzig and Paris: Librairie A. Franck, 1864. First Edition . Hardcover. Good+. First Edition, original manuscript dated around 1700 did not appear to be published in book form for one hundred and fifty years; French text only; 8vo, rebound in half-red leather with red cloth boards, gray endpapers, and cloth reinforced hinges; good+ (cloth boards rubbed and worn; leather spine and joints sunned and faded, esp. spine; leather on top joint end of front board worn and scraped; white spots along side edge... Read more
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$800.00
Earth Power Coming: Short Fiction in Native American Literature

Earth Power Coming: Short Fiction in Native American Literature

by Ortiz, Simon J

Navajo Community College Press, 1983. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good. First Paperback Edition; 8vo; vg condition (edgeworn; spine edges and ends worn; corners very lightly bumped and worn; light rubbing to wraps; crease on spine); INSCRIBED by Ortiz on title page. Inscription is fascinating in that the prev owner, who seemed to know Ortiz, wrote him a note on the ffep and Ortiz responded in his inscription. 289 pp.
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$35.00
Sundry Citizens at Fort Logan, Colo.: Letter from the Secretary of War

Sundry Citizens at Fort Logan, Colo.: Letter from the Secretary of War

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1893. No Binding. Poor. 'Transmitting with its inclosures, a copy of a letter from the commanding officer at Fort Logan, Colo., the result of the prosecution of sundry citizens for an offense committed on that reservation July 8, 1890, and recommending the reenactment of section 5391, Revised Statues'; 53d Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Ex. Doc. No. 14; disbound, no wraps or boards; POOR (water damage to top edge throughout; pages... Read more
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$10.00
Three Years among the Indians and Mexicans

Three Years among the Indians and Mexicans

by James, General Thomas; edited by Walter B. Douglas

Saint Louis: Missouri Historical Society, 1916. 2nd. Original boards. Second Edition, Limited to 365 copies; reprint of the very rare 1846 original edition printed in Waterloo, Illinois. 8vo. 316pp, [i]p of publisher's advertisements. Black & white tissue-guarded illustrative plates; map. Frontispiece and facsimile of 1846 title page included. Quarter black cloth under blue paper covered boards; gilt titles to the spine; top edge gilt; fore and bottom edge deckled. Bookseller label for Arthur H. Clarke... Read more
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$473.00
Letter from the Secretary of War. . . Plan Proposed for the Defence of the Western Frontier; Also, What Tribes of Indians Inhabit the Country Immediately West of Arkansas and Missouri

Letter from the Secretary of War. . . Plan Proposed for the Defence of the Western Frontier; Also, What Tribes of Indians Inhabit the Country Immediately West of Arkansas and Missouri

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1840. No Binding. Fair. 26th Congress, 1st Session, Senate; 'In reply to the resolution of the House of Representatives of the 24th ultimo'; 8vo; disbound, no wraps or boards; FAIR condition (holes along left side edge from being disbound; edgeworn; lightly foxed; creasing to pages; last two pages dog-earred); 14pp.
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$30.00
Title of Yankton Indians to the Pipestone Reservation in Minnesota

Title of Yankton Indians to the Pipestone Reservation in Minnesota

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1901. No Binding. Fair. 57th Congress, 1st Session, Senate, Document No. 55, December 10, 1901; 8vo; removed from original wraps or boards; rebound in white stationary paper by prev. owner; FAIR (writing on front cover; bumped to side edges and corners; rear hinge starting; faint foxing to top and bottom edges of pages; edges toning); 8pp.
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$5.00
Index to Bulletins 1-100 of the Bureau of American Ethnology

Index to Bulletins 1-100 of the Bureau of American Ethnology

by Bonnerjea, Biren

Washington, D.C.: Government Printing Office, 1963. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin #178. 1st, green cloth, vg (boards rubbed; spine faded, spine ends bumped and worn; light soiling to top edge), no dj. 726 pp.
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$25.00
Native Americans and Wage Labor: Ethnohistorical Perspectives

Native Americans and Wage Labor: Ethnohistorical Perspectives

by Littlefield, Alice and Martha C. Knack (Edited by)

Norman OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1996. First Edition . Hardcover. Very Good. First Edition, complete number line starting at 1; 8vo, faux leather, no dj; vg (cocked; spine tail bumped); includes chapters on Micnaq, Ottawa, Cheyenne, Laguna and California Indians; 351pp incl. index.
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$50.00
Little Eagle (SIGNED with drawing)

Little Eagle (SIGNED with drawing)

by Deming, Therese O. and Edwin W

Chicago, New York & San Francisco: Laidlaw Brothers, 1931. Reprint. Original boards. Early printing. INSCRIBED to a friend by both authors; original pencil drawing by Edwin Deming. Small 8vo. 96 pp. Pictorial brown cloth with minimal wear; inscription on separate paper pasted inside front board; a near fine copy (light wear to extremities). The authors lived intimately with various tribes of Indians for many years; Edwin Deming was adopted into the Blackfoot tribe. In their Indian Life Series the... Read more
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$263.00
The Cave Paintings of Baja California

The Cave Paintings of Baja California

by Crosby, Harry

Salt Lake City: Copley, 1975. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. Harry & Joanne Haskell Crosby. Limited Edition, No. 63 of an unspecified number SIGNED by Helen Copley, Harry Crosby, and Richard F. Pourade (editor). 4to, orange cloth, matching slipcase, no dj. Vg+ (spine a little dull; spine ends bumped; small sticker on ffep) in vg slipcase (corners worn; two stains to rear panel, one to top edge). 174pp.
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$100.00
A New Way of Sharing: A Personal History of the Cooperative Movement in Nunavik

A New Way of Sharing: A Personal History of the Cooperative Movement in Nunavik

by Tulugak, Aliva; Murdoch, Peter

Québec: Fédération des coopératives du Nouveau-Québec, 2007 Hard . 4to - over 9¾" - 12". Colour and B&W photos and illus. Text in English and Inuktitut. Issued also in French under title: Partager autrement.« This book examines the conflicts that resulted from the clash of Inuit culture with a culture guided by differenct tenets. There are many personal stories gathered in this book.» A heavy oversize book. A very small mark on front,... Read more
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CA$75.00
Povungnituk

Povungnituk

by Viau, Guy; Lippel, Leon; Audet, Raymond

La Société coopérative de Povungnituk, 1966 FRENCH: Première édition. Catalogue d'art de Povungnituk, abondamment illustré de gravures et de sculptures en noir et blanc. Texte français/anglais en parallèle. Carte géographique en troisième de couverture. Neuf photos d'artistes de Povungnituk. Mouillures sans incidence sur le texte et les images. ENGLISH: First edition. Catalogue of artwork of Povungnituk , fully illustrated with... Read more
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CA$49.50
Dangers of the Trail in 1865: A Narrative of Actual Events

Dangers of the Trail in 1865: A Narrative of Actual Events

by YOUNG, Charles E

Geneva, N.Y.: Press of W. F. Humphreys, 1912. First edition. 12mo. Illustrated cloth boards; 148 pp.; map, illustrations by H. DeF. Patterson. An account of the author's trip across the plains to Denver in 1865 and of life in the Far West in the later sixties. Includes a "Map of Trails Leading from Missouri River to Denver, Colorado, 1865" by Henry Bowles. A Near Fine copy with scant rubbing to board edges.
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$50.00
After and  Before the Lightning

After and Before the Lightning

by Ortiz, Simon

Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1994. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Near Fine in NrFine dust jacket. One light half-moon scuff on front cover. Ortiz signature on first free endpaper. These poems represent the author's musings between autum and spring on the Lakota Sioux Reservation. Ortiz is a Acoma Pueblo native.
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$50.00
Handbook of South American Indians. A Seven Volume Set.

Handbook of South American Indians. A Seven Volume Set.

by Steward, Julian H., ed

DC/NY: BAE/Cooper Square. Hardcover. Very Good. Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 143. A mixed set: vols. 1, 3, 6, & 7 are 1st editions in the original khaki cloth bindings; vols. 2, 4, & 5 are Cooper Square reprints in dk. green cloth. Vol. 1: The Marginal Tribes, 1946; vg, with bookplate on front pastedown & name stamp on ffep. 624 pp. Vol. 2: The Andean Civilizations, 1963: vg, rear hinge starting. 1035 pp. Vol. 3: The Tropical Forest Tribes, 1948; vg+ with name stamp on ffep, sunned... Read more
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$350.00
The Singing Arrow: A Navaho Story of Love and Truth

The Singing Arrow: A Navaho Story of Love and Truth

by Mumey, Nolie

Denver: Golden Bell Press, 1958. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Richard Holley. Limited Edition, No. 129 of 1000 copies SIGNED by Mumey on limitation page; 4to, red cloth spine, blue cloth boards; vg (lightly cocked; spine ends and corners bumped; black mark to bottom front corner) in good dj (faded and rubbed panels and spine; edges bumped, worn, creased and torn); 89pp.
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$25.00
Native Californians

Native Californians

by Zolkoski, Edwin

Morro Bay, Cal.: Tabula Rasa, 1987. First Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine. Carollynn Stalder. 1st, a miniature of 2.5" square bound in off-white linen with marbled endpapers, near fine. This is #72/400 copies.
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$40.00
The Praying Flute: "Song of the Mother Earth

The Praying Flute: "Song of the Mother Earth

by Shearer, Tony

Albuquerque: Sun Books, 1975. First Edition . Soft cover. Very Good-. Shearer, Tony. First Printing stated; 4to; vg- (heavy edgewear; corners bumped; light soiling to covers and side edge; crease to bottom corner of rear panel); INSCRIBED by Shearer on dedication page; 88pp.
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$25.00
Costume degli Osagi - a hand-colored plate from 'Le Costume Ancien et Moderne'

Costume degli Osagi - a hand-colored plate from 'Le Costume Ancien et Moderne'

by Ferrario, Guilio

No Binding. Very Good. Giulio Ferrario. A disbound plate on 8.5" x 5.5" paper, very good; has a very light stain on part of the right side and a few spots of foxing at the edges. Depicts, probably fairly accurately, male and female Osage along with a male in chief's garb. Ferrario's multi-volume set of costume from around the world was published between 1815-1830 or so.
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$75.00
Pre-emptors on Home Reservation of the Winnebago Indians: Letter from the Secretary of the Interior

Pre-emptors on Home Reservation of the Winnebago Indians: Letter from the Secretary of the Interior

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1864. No Binding. Fair. House of Representatives, 38th Congress, 1st Session, Ex. Doc. No. 50; 'Report for relief of pre-emptors on the home reservation of the Winnebagoes, with his award of the amounts to be paid to the claimants, respectively'; 8vo; disbound, no wraps or boards; fair (glue and paper remnants on last page; yellowing to edges); 66pp.
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$15.00
Bibliography of the Eskimo Language

Bibliography of the Eskimo Language

by Pilling, James Constantine

DC: Government Printing Office, 1887. First Edition . Soft cover. Poor. Bulletin One of the Bureau of American Ethnology, though not identified as such; 8vo, in original covers, unopened and unmarked inside, but in poor condition (front cover detached; spine chipped and torn off; covers sunned, darkened, and soiled; edges of covers chipped, torn, creased, crimped, and worn; long tear and chip to top corner of rear cover, leading to almost detached top corner; deckled page edges chipped, torn, and worn;... Read more
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$15.00
Transfer of Indian Bureau

Transfer of Indian Bureau

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1876. No Binding. Good. 44th Congress, 1st Session, House of Representatives, Report No. 240; report on 'transferring the management and control of Indian affairs from the Interior to the War Department'; removed from original binding, prev. owner rebound in white stationary paper; good (corners bumped; edges toning; water spot on last page); 47pp.
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$10.00
Brave Are My People

Brave Are My People

by Waters, Frank

Santa Fe: Clear Light, 1993. Limited Edition . Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Limited edition, #103/300; 8vo; nf in nf slipcase; SIGNED by Waters on the limitation page; 189 pp.
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$140.00
Book of the Hopi

Book of the Hopi

by Waters, Frank

New York: Viking Press, 1963. Soft cover. Good+. Oswald White Bear Fredericks. Uncorrected Proof, housed in custom made box, includes color copies of several Fredericks illustrations and copies of three b&w photograph sections. INSCRIBED by Waters on half-title page: 'For B--, I am so pleased you somehow exhumed these old proofs from my buried Hopi past. I am happy to inscribe them with my affectionate regards. Frank Waters.' Color illustrations included are: the frontispiece, Male and... Read more
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$1,750.00
Lone War Trail Of Apache Kid

Lone War Trail Of Apache Kid

by Forrest, Earle R. and Hill, Edwin B

Pasadena, CA: Trail's End Publishing, 1947. First Edition. 143 pp. Bibliography; Index. 9 illustrated plates (including one in color after a painting by Charles M. Russell). Blue cloth with gilt lettering; map illustrated endpapers in publisher's color illustrated dustjacket. A fine copy in fine dustjacket, with a hint of wear to spine ends. "The story of the Apache Kid, now fully researched and published in scholarly details, shows clearly the pattern of infamous treatment which caused much blookshed,... Read more
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$79.00