Our Books - First-Nations-of-North-America
The Athapaskans: Strangers of the North. An International Travelling Exhibition from the Collection of the National Museum of Man, Canada, and the Royal Scottish Museum
4to in card covers; pp. 208; 268 illustrations of artifacts, mostly b&w; map endpapers; bibliography, distribution of Athapaskan peoples in North America, distribution of Northern Athapaskan linguistic... [read more] | $25.00
New York: Columbia University Press, 1980. Octavo. Cloth. Fine / Near Fine. This sequel to "Son of Old Man Hat' covers three years of Left Handed's life at the close of the 1889s. An classic autobiography... [read more] | $30.00
Vancouver: Vancouver Branch of the Canadian Civil Liberties Union, Octavo. Stapled Card Covers. Near Fine in 1950, Bill 267, being legislation to amend the Indian Act, was given first reading in the House... [read more] | $52.00
The Treaties of Canada with The Indians of Manitoba and the North-West Territories, including the Negotiations on Which They were Based, and Other Information Relating Thereto.
Morris, The Hon. Alexander.
Toronto; Coles Publishing Company, 1971. Facsimile Edition. Octavo;. Hard Cover. Very Good +. This reprint is of the Belfords, Clarke & Co. printing of 1880 (cf Peel 3rd 940). 375 pp. Its value is... [read more] | $40.00
Stó:lō Heritage Trust, Chilliwack BC, 1997. Trade paperback, quarto, with gift inscription on title page, Else Near Fine. 208 pp.; map front endpapers with a list of Place Names at p. 197ff;... [read more] | $20.00
Octavo. Cloth. Fine Kraus, Millwood, 1979. Octavo, red cloth without dj as issued. Fine. [xv] + 223 pp. A reprint of the very uncommon 1939 printing by the American Folk-Lore Society. A lovely copy of... [read more] | $55.00
The Catholic University of America Press, Washington, 1954. Small octavo in stapled card covers. [viii] + 54 +  pp. The volume is No. 17 of this university’s Anthropological Series and in its... [read more] | $30.00
Gibbs Smith, Layton, Utah, 2012. An unmarked, Fine First Edition quarto (12”) in Fine dustjacket; red cloth with silver titles. Photography by W. Garth Dowling; Foreword by Gaylord Torrence, Senior... [read more] | $90.00
Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver, 1989 (1965). Fine in trade paperback; Monograph No. 1 of the Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum. xvii, , 3-115 p.; line drawings and photographs throughout;... [read more] | $15.00
University of California Press, Berkeley & Los Angeles; 1961, with a Foreword by Lewis Gannett. 255 pp.; photographs and frontis port. Ex-library David Aberle, Professor of Anthropology at UBC for... [read more] | $25.00
University of Arizona, Tucson,1977. Signed Limited Numbered. Octavo. Cloth. Fine / Very Good +. [xiv] + 230 pp.; illustrations, maps in text, Case Reports, Tables, Bibliography and Index. Signed and inscribed... [read more] | $50.00
Harvard University Press, Cambridge, 1945. Foreword by John Collier, Commissioner of Indian Affairs. [xviii] + 149 pp.; map endpapers; illustrated with 34 photos, chart of Navaho Kinship terms, and bibliography.... [read more] | $40.00
Coyoteway: a Navajo Holyway Healing Ceremonial
Luckert, Karl W. and Johnny C. Cooke, Navajo Interpreter.
Tucson: The University of Arizona Press, 1979. Octavo. Trade Paperback. Near Fine 243 pp., archival photographs and from the author's collection, drawings, index and bibliography. The ceremony is documented... [read more] | $20.00
The University of New Mexico Press, 1972, First Edition. [xii] + 477 pp.; extensive bibliography, index, illustrations, map endpapers. The definitive study from the time of the first Spanish contact.... [read more] | $60.00
Navajo Blessingway Singer: The Autobiography of Frank Mitchell 1881-1967.
Mitchell, Frank. (Charlotte J. Frisbie and David P. McAllester, editors).
Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1978. Octavo. Soft Cover. Very Good + [x] + 446 pp.; illustrated; extensive References and Index. Light 'reading creases' to the front cover, else a clean, unmarked... [read more] | $30.00
Clarke, Irwin & Company, Toronto, 1960. Small octavo, Fine in like jacket; First Edition, Signed by the author - a great-great-granddaughter of Joseph Brant - on the title page. “The lives... [read more] | $30.00