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Native American Studies

Native American Studies

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1 Map of the Colony of Rhode Island, giving the Indian names of Locations of Great Events in Indian History, with MAP OF THE COLONY OF RHODE ISLAND GIVING THE INDIAN NAMES OF LOCATIONS AND THE LOCATIONS OF GREAT EVENTS IN INDIAN HISTORY WITH PRESENT POLITICAL DIVISIONS
Washington, D.C. Library of Congress, 1903 First Edition Very Good 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Remarkably good-looking original, First Edition copy of a fold-out map, published by the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. in 1903 for the state of Rhode Island. Softcover, black-and-white fold-out map, roughly 15" by 20", mounted in blue card stock wrappers. This particular map was originally part of a 300-page volume titled "Indian Lands of Rhode Island"; this is a Special Edition limited to only 220 copies. Each of the almost 40 separate political entities is listed at the map's margins. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Allen, William A. Adventures with Indians and Game
New York Time-Life, 1980 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine No Dust Jacket Hard Cover 24mo 5" - 6" tall 
Gorgeously reproduced from the 1885 original, this full bonded leather hardcover has gilt edges all around, a stamped/embossed illustration on cover and a linen ribbon book-mark sewn in. Tips are unbruised, spine and binding are tight, and the pages are bright and clear. Color illustrations, marbled end-papers. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Indian Leaders Who Helped Shape America 1600-1900, Andrews, Ralph W.
3 Andrews, Ralph W. Indian Leaders Who Helped Shape America 1600-1900
Seattle, Washington Superior Publishing Company, 1971 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Published by the Superior Publishing Company, Seattle, 1971, in stated First Edition state. A very readable, laudable account of the more famous American Indian leaders including Tecumseh, Black Hawk, Geronimo, Crazy Horse. 184 pp., and with lots of black-and-white illustrations. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Long Death: the last days of the Plains Indian, Andrist, Ralph K.
4 Andrist, Ralph K. The Long Death: the last days of the Plains Indian
New York Macmillan, 1964 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Rafael D. Palacios 
A perfectly serviceable reference copy; nothing fancy, but complete and sturdy. Slight smudging to page tips, bumping to spine head and foot, half-toning to endpapers where once were probably newspaper articles, else structurally sound and clean of interior. Dust jacket present, showing moderate wear, tanning to interior, some edge-wear and closed tears. Illustrated profusely, and a stated First Edition. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. ix + 371 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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5 Association on American Indian Affairs, Inc. First Annual Conference for Tribal Judges: program and proceedings, held at Vermillion, South Dakota, March 2-6, 1959
Vermillion, South Dakota State University of South Dakota, 1960 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, tall, heavy, oversized quarto format, typescript, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Proceedings from the first-ever conference held to "provide supplemental training in law and legal procedures for the Indian judges in tribal courts in South Dakota and neighbor states." Very lightly soiled endpapers, very minor wear to card stock covers, else nearly Near Fine. 180 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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John P. Williamson: a brother to the Sioux, Barton, Winifred W.
6 Barton, Winifred W. John P. Williamson: a brother to the Sioux
New York Fleming H. Revell Company, 1919 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall John Redowl 
Scarce in the trade. Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Brown cloth covers, with black lettering to cover, brown and black illustration to cover. Bumping to spine head and foot. Frankly hagiographic and racist account of the Yankton Agency mission and missionary known as John P. Williamson. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered. Lots of black-and-white illustrations. Scattered foxing, especially to endpapers. 269 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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Cherokee Messenger, Bass, Althea
7 Bass, Althea Cherokee Messenger
Norman, Oklahoma University of Oklahoma, 1937 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Handsomely produced with brown linen cloth covers, slight soiling thereto, light age-toning to text, else clean and unmarked. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Several black-and-white illustrations and photographs, including of the subject, at frontispiece. First Edition, published by the University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Oklahoma, in 1936. Previous owner's inscription, neatly rendered, having been a gift. Extensive note at the Colophon. 348 pp. Fine and absorbing story of Reverend Samuel Austin Worcester, "messenger" and missionary to the Cherokees from 1825 to 1859 under the auspices of the American Board of Foreign Missions. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 19.00 USD
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"The Trails of Makuya the Wolf" (a Native story), Black Wolf, Mario Henry
8 Black Wolf, Mario Henry "The Trails of Makuya the Wolf" (a Native story)
Altadena, California Voices in the Winds, 1994 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sterling condition softcover copy, with unfurled tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear. Printed, illustrated wrappers, illustrated throughout in black-and-white. 20 pp., clean and unmarked Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 22.00 USD
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Taos, Blacker, Irwin R.
9 Blacker, Irwin R. Taos
Cleveland The World Publishing Company, 1958 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Stated First Edition, being a sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Illustrated paper over boards, cloth backed. Dust jacket present, not price-clipped, but showing minor shelf-wear and moderate edge-wear. Fine novel about the Pueblo Uprising of 1680 against white encroachment. 478 pp. Slight smudging to bottom edge tip, top-stained in red. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Pawnee Passage, 1870-1875, Blaine, Martha Royce
10 Blaine, Martha Royce Pawnee Passage, 1870-1875
Norman, Oklahoma University of Oklahoma Press, 1990 0806123001 / 9780806123004 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Another fine contribution to the series, Civilization of the American Indian. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. xvi + 345 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 9.75 USD
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Mackenzie's Last Fight With the Cheyennes: a winter campaign in Wyoming and Montana, Bourke, Captain John G.
11 Bourke, Captain John G. Mackenzie's Last Fight With the Cheyennes: a winter campaign in Wyoming and Montana
New York Argonaut Press, for University of Michigan Microfilms, 1966 Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Blue cloth covers, with silver lettering to cover, silver lettering to black cloth spine. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Illustrated endpapers (maps). Fine frontis portrait of Ranald S. Mackenzie, Col., 4th Cavalry, who was in command of the U.S. Army's attacks on the Dull Knife village. 56 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 26.00 USD
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The Unknown Indian, Browne, Gertrude Bell
12 Browne, Gertrude Bell The Unknown Indian
Chicago, Illinois Albert Whitman & Company, 1930 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Vernon, David Thomas 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Red cloth hardcover with illustration on front panel. Bumping to spine head and foot. Illustrated throughout in black-and-white. 299 pp. including glossary. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 16.00 USD
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The Ethno-botony of the Gosiute Indians of Utah [Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association Vol. II, Part 5], Chamberlin, Ralph V.
13 Chamberlin, Ralph V. The Ethno-botony of the Gosiute Indians of Utah [Memoirs of the American Anthropological Association Vol. II, Part 5]
Lancaster, Pennsylvania The New Era Printing Company for the American Anthropological Association, 1911 First Edition Softcover Very Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block, but with neither underlining nor highlighting. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Original brown printed wraps with light rubbing to spine and some light nicking to edges. Pages uncut with light toning. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Pages 331-405. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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War Paint and Rouge, Chambers, Robert W.
14 Chambers, Robert W. War Paint and Rouge
New York D. Appleton and Company, 1931 First Edition Hardcover Good Hardcover 16mo 6" - 7" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. First Edition, published by D. Appleton and Company, with 376 pp. Dated, anti-Indian novel by a master of such in the 1920s and 1930s, with some edge-wear on rear cover, small hole punched into cloth to text-block. Rough-cut pages, nice-looking, structurally sound, unmarked of interior. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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South of the Sunset: an interpretation of Sacajawea, the Indian Girl that accompanied Lewis and Clark, Churchill, Claire Warner
15 Churchill, Claire Warner South of the Sunset: an interpretation of Sacajawea, the Indian Girl that accompanied Lewis and Clark
New York Rufus Rockwell Wilson, Inc., 1936 First Edition Hardcover Good Fair Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall Agnes C. Lehman 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, and not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Intact dust jacket, illustrated, showing moderate wear, soiling, sunning, chipping, but not price-clipped. First Edition, First Printing, complete with bibliography, black-and-white illustrations. Cracked rear paste-down. Illustrated by Agnes C. Lehman. 287 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Extracts from Sketches of Ticonderoga; Burial of Lord Howe, Cook, Joseph; Edward J. Owen
16 Cook, Joseph; Edward J. Owen Extracts from Sketches of Ticonderoga; Burial of Lord Howe
Ticonderoga, New York Press of the Sentinel, [1899] First Edition Softcover Good Softcover 12mo 7" - 7 
Sturdy, still tightly bound softcover copy, minor to moderate wear of covers and text-block. Perfectly readable, usable copy. Original brown printed wraps bound in cardboard with paper label. Bookplate of the Americana collector W.H. Samson inside cardboard cover. Pages are tanned with a few chipped corners. Several black-and-white plates; folding map with tear. 97 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Rain-Makers: Indians of Arizona and New Mexico, Coolidge, Mary Roberts
17 Coolidge, Mary Roberts The Rain-Makers: Indians of Arizona and New Mexico
Boston, Massachusetts The Riverside Press, for Houghton Mifflin Company, 1929 Hardcover Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs. Bumping to spine head and foot, with light fraying. One corner rubbed. Teal cloth hardcover with red lettering and decoration. Bumping to spine head and foot.Illustrated throughout with black-and-white photographs. xii + 326 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Kiowa Indians: their history and life stories, Corwin, Hugh D.
18 Corwin, Hugh D. The Kiowa Indians: their history and life stories
Lawton, Oklahoma Self-published by Hugh D. Corwin, 1958 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Pebbly burgundy cloth covers, with rubbed gilt lettering to covers, binding glossy paper, with lots of lovely black-and-white illustrations and photographs. 217 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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19 Damas, David Igluligmiut Kinship and Local Groupings: a Structural Approach
Ottawa, Canada Department of Northern Affairs and National Resources, 1963 Soft Cover Very Good- Soft Cover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Ex-college library copy, bound in cardboard with cloth spine. Has the usual stamps and envelope in back, but pages are otherwise tight and clean. Includes errata page. Quite an unusual item. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Military Life in Dakota: the journal of Philippe Regis de Trobriand, de Trobriand, Philippe Regis; Lucile M. Kane, ed., trans.
20 de Trobriand, Philippe Regis; Lucile M. Kane, ed., trans. Military Life in Dakota: the journal of Philippe Regis de Trobriand
St. Paul Alvord Memorial Commission, 1951 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Hardcover 8vo 8" - 9" tall 
Sturdy, attractive, tightly bound, internally clean hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, neat and tidy paste-downs; not ex-library, with neither highlighting nor underlining. Volume contains scholarly apparatus in the form of, e.g., notes, index, and bibliography. Red cloth covers, light bumping to spine head and foot, gilt lettering to spine, some black-and-white illustrations of the full year that Philippe Regis de Trobriand spent in 1867 among the Dakota at the Army fort in Nebraska. Translated and edited by Lucile M. Kane, with a Foreword by Ernest S. Osgood, a General Editor's Foreword by Grace Lee Nute, and a set of Acknowledgments. xxv + 395 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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