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THE FLIGHT OF THE NEZ PERCE

By: Brown, Mark H

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New York, G. P. Putnam's Sons, (c. 1967),: 1967

Seller ID: 8094

Condition: Good


Pages 480 pp.,8vo, hardcover, black cloth. Includes index, notes, bibliography. Ex-library (non-circulating), library call numberson spine, library stamps on endpapers and book block edges. Spine and back cover edges heavily sunned. Clean and tight. #021210C View more info

LETTERS AND NOTES OF THE MANNERS, CUSTOMS, AND CONDITION OF THE NORTH AMERICAN INDIANS. In Two Volumes. Written During Eight Years' Travel Amongst the Wildest Tribes of Inidians in North America

By: Catlin, Geo.

Price: $650.00

Publisher: London, Tilt and Bogue: 1842

Edition: third edition

Seller ID: 000018115

Condition: Very good


Two volumes large octavos, blind-stamped brown cloth. Wear at cover edges, near Very Good. {Howes C-241; Wagner-Camp 84.5; Sabin 11536} "Catlin illustrated his book with line-cut reductions of his original paintings, and in the text described his adventurous years among the Indians. He recorded his observations of ceremonies, dances, hunting methods, forms of warfare, and the ways of daily living among the major tribes of the high plains and the Rocky Mountains" -- Wagner / Camp / Becker, 84. William Clark -- he of Lewis & Clark fame--testified that "I have seen Mr. Catlin's Collec... View more info

Brave Eagle's Account of the Fetterman Fight. 21 December 1866

By: Goble, Paul and Dorothy. Brave Eagle

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pantheon: (c. 1972)

Seller ID: 000015955

ISBN: 0394823141

Condition: Fine


Quarto, blind-stamped red cloth covers. Dust jacket has price of $4.50 printed on front flap. Dust jacket has light crease running top to bottom on front panel, a couple very small closed tears. "Through the heart of the grazing lands reserved by treaty to the Indians lay the shortest route from eastern Wyoming to the gold fields of the West. The United States government was determined to take advantage of this shortcut, known as the Bozeman Trail, while Red Cloud, chief of the Oglala Sioux, and many ?cheyenne chiefs were equally dtermined to fight for the integrity of their last hunting g... View more info

PECOS RIVER ROCK ART. A Photographic Essay

By: Photography by Jim Zintgraff. Text by Solveig A. Turpin

Price: $40.00

Publisher: San Antonio, Texas, Sandy McPherson Publishing Co.: 1991

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000018174

Condition: Near fine


Quarto,(approx. 9 1/4" wide by 12 1/4" tall) black leatherette covers, 71 [1] pages. Color photo reproductions. Signed by both authors on the title page. Former owner name on front free endpaper. Book and dust jacket are in near fine condition. "In 1953, while on a hunting trip to the Pecos River, he (Jim Zintgraff) first saw the ancient pictographs that were to become his life's work. Little did he know he would spend the rest of his life on the track of the elusive rock art hidden in the deep canyons and dry rock shelters of the Lower Pecos River region, photographing thousands o... View more info

THE SIOUX 1798-1922. A Dakota Winter Count.

By: Praus, Alexis

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Cranbrook Institute of Science: 1962

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017542

Condition: Very good


Bulletin Number 44. Stapled booklet, octavo, iv + 31 pages. Pictograph calendar is reproduced along with notes for each year. View more info

A HUNTER OF PEACE. Mary T. S. Schaffer's Old Indian Trails of the Canadian Rockies with her heretofore unpublished account :1911 Expedition to Maligne Lake.

By: Schaffer, Mary T.S.. Introduced and edited by E. J. Hart

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Banff, Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies: 1992

Edition: 5th printing

Seller ID: 000018599

ISBN: 092060806X

Condition: Very good


also titled: Incidents of Camp and Trail Life, Covering Two Years' Exploration Through the Rocky Mountains of Canada. Also includes: Yahe-Weha - Mountain Woman, a portrait of Mary Schaffer Warren 1861-1939 by E. J. Hart. With photographs by the author and by Mary W. Adams and Others. Approximately 8 1/2" wide by 11" tall, 15 [2] pages. View more info

LOUD HAWK: The United States Versus the American Indian Movement.

By: Stern, Kenneth S.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Norman, University of Oklahoma Press: (1994)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000018387

ISBN: 080612587X

Condition: Fine


Octavo, black cloth covers, ix [4] 4-373 pages. Includes index. Review slip and press release laid in. Book and dust jacket are in fine condition. 092108A View more info

NATIVE AMERICAN DIRECTORY. Alaska, Canada, United States. Galleries, Indian Stores, Trading Posts, Events, Organizations, Media Outlets, Tribal Office & Reserves

By: Synder, Fred, Director.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Carlos, Arizona, National Native American Cooperative: (c. 1996)

Seller ID: 000015396

ISBN: 0961033452

Condition: Fine. As new


Thick trade paperback, vii [2] 584 pages. As new condition. 103010A View more info

THE BEAUTIFUL AND THE DANGEROUS. Encounters with the Zuni Indians.

By: Tedlock, Barbara.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: (1992)

Edition: first printing

Seller ID: 000015777

ISBN: 0670844489

Condition: Fine


Octavo, black cloth spine with terra cotta paper-covered boards, xiv [2] 336 pages. Includes black and white illustrations, bibliographical references, index. Review copy with review slip and publicity sheet laid in. First printing with number line to "1". A beautiful copy! 121006A View more info