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Without Reserve, Burnford, Sheila
21 Burnford, Sheila Without Reserve
Toronto McClelland and Stewart 1969 First Edition Hardcover F/VG 242 pp. 8VO 
Among the northern forest Indians by the author of the Incredible Journey. Illustrations by Susan Ross. Small tear on bottom front of jacket. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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Music of the Netsilik Eskimo : A Study of Stability and Change - Volumes 1 and 2, Cavanagh, Beverley
22 Cavanagh, Beverley Music of the Netsilik Eskimo : A Study of Stability and Change - Volumes 1 and 2
Ottawa National Museum of Man 1962 First Edition Softcover VG in Wraps 185,371 pp. 4TO 
Canadian Ethnology Service Paper No. 82. A Diamond Jenness Memorial Volume. Mercury Series. Map and some black and white illustrations. 33 1/3 flexible LP record laid in. Light wear. A heavy set, special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Justice in Paradise, Clark, Bruce
23 Clark, Bruce Justice in Paradise
Montreal McGill-Queens 1999 0773520015 / 9780773520011 First Edition Hardcover F/F 382 pp. 8VO 
One man's struggle for native rights in North America. A fine copy. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Indian Legends of Canada, Clark, Ella Elizabeth
24 Clark, Ella Elizabeth Indian Legends of Canada
Toronto McClelland & Stewart 1966(1961 Fourth Printing Hardcover VG/VG- 177 pp. 8VO 
Nice copy in worn jacket. Owner's signature on FFEP. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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The Makah Indians : A Study of an Indian Tribe in Modern American Society, Colson, Elizabeth
25 Colson, Elizabeth The Makah Indians : A Study of an Indian Tribe in Modern American Society
Manchester Manchester University Press 1953 First Edition Hardcover Very Good 308 pp. 8VO 
A bright unworn copy, owner's name and department on front endpaper. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Spirits on Stone : The Agawa Pictographs, Conway, Thor & Julie
26 Conway, Thor & Julie Spirits on Stone : The Agawa Pictographs
San Luis Obispo Heritage Discoveries 1990 1878094009 / 9781878094001 Fourth Printing Softcover NF in Wraps 87 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated in black and white. Lightest of wear. Postage will be reduced for Canadian and overseas orders. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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Zuni Breadstuff, Cushing, Frank Hamilton
27 Cushing, Frank Hamilton Zuni Breadstuff
New York Museum of the American Indian / Heye Foundation 1920 First Thus Hardcover Very Good 673 pp. 12MO 
Indian Notes and Monographs Volume VIII. First published in the Millstone of Indianapolis in 1884-85. A pioneering anthropological study by a man who lived with the Zuni for five years and was adopted by them. Illustrated with black and white photos and drawings, many on glossy stock. Bound in tan cloth, all edges red. Hinges cracking but holding well. Soiling to covers. Uncommon. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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Rock Art of Southeast Alaska, Demerjian, Bonnie
28 Demerjian, Bonnie Rock Art of Southeast Alaska
Wrangell, AK Stikine River Books 2015 1578336058 / 9781578336050 First Edition Softcover Near Fine in Wraps 72 pp. 4TO 1
SIGNED by the author on the title page. Well illustrated with colour and black and white photos. Lightest of wear. 
Price: 15.00 USD
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The Indian History of British Columbia : Volume 1 - The Impact of the White Man, Duff, Wilson
29 Duff, Wilson The Indian History of British Columbia : Volume 1 - The Impact of the White Man
Victoria Queen's Printer 1964 First Edition Softcover NF in Wraps 117 8VO 
Covers the period from first contact to the date of writing. Sepia illustrations. Very light wear 
Price: 8.00 USD
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The Southern Kwakiutl, Duff, Wilson
30 Duff, Wilson The Southern Kwakiutl
NP Unpublished ND Hardcover Good unpublished 8VO 
Copy of a typed manuscript for an unpublished book by Duff on the Southern Kwakiutl. Copied onto 8 1/2 x 11 punched paper and inserted into a folder. Copied single sided. Many corrections and notations. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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The Upper Stalo Indians of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia - Anthropology in British Columbia Memoir No 1, Duff, Wilson
31 Duff, Wilson The Upper Stalo Indians of the Fraser Valley, British Columbia - Anthropology in British Columbia Memoir No 1
Victoria British Columbia Provincial Museum 1951 First Edition Hardcover VG in Wraps 136 pp. 4TO 
Illustrated with black and white photos. Very light wear, Anthropology stamps on top and fore edge. Canadian postage will be reduced. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Structure of Twana Culture: With Comparative Notes on the Structure of Yurok Culture, Elmendorf, William W
32 Elmendorf, William W The Structure of Twana Culture: With Comparative Notes on the Structure of Yurok Culture
Pullman, WA Washington State University Press 1992 0874220874 / 9780874220872 Reprint Softcover Near Fine in Wraps 576 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated with black and white maps and drawings. Lightest of wear, ink number on half-title. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Twana Narratives: Native Historical Accounts of a Coast Salish Culture, Elmendorf, William W
33 Elmendorf, William W Twana Narratives: Native Historical Accounts of a Coast Salish Culture
Seattle University of Washington Press 1993 0295972386 / 9780295972381 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine/Fine 308 pp. 8VO 
Illustrated with black and white plates. Some minor lightening along bottom edge, ink number on front endpaper, otherwise book and jacket fine. 
Price: 95.00 USD
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The Tlingit Indians, Emmons, George Thornton(ed Frederica de Laguna)
34 Emmons, George Thornton(ed Frederica de Laguna) The Tlingit Indians
Toronto and New York Douglas & McIntyre/American Museum of Natural Hist 1991 0888947445 / 9780888947444 First Edition Hardcover Fine/Near Fine 488 pp. 4TO 
Number 70 in the Anthropological Papers of the American Museum of Natural History. This monumental work on the Tlingit was unfinished at Emmon's death in 1945. De Laguna worked on his papers for 30 years and added much new material before the work was finally considered ready for publication. Extensively illustrated in black and white, map endpapers. A lovely copy. A large and heavy book, special shipping considerations may apply. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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American Indian Myths and Legends, Erdoes, Richard; Ortiz, Alfonso
35 Erdoes, Richard; Ortiz, Alfonso American Indian Myths and Legends
New York Pantheon 1984 Reprint Softcover VG in Wraps 525 pp. 8VO 
…probably the most comprehensive and diverse collection of American Indian legends ever compiled. - Dee Brown. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Smoke From Their Fires : The Life of A Kwakiutl Chief, Ford, Clellan S
36 Ford, Clellan S Smoke From Their Fires : The Life of A Kwakiutl Chief
New Haven Yale University Press 1941 First Edition Hardcover Very Good/Good 248 pp. 8VO 
The life story of Charles James Nowell, a Kwakiutl chief, told in the first person. Illustrated with photo frontis of Charlie and with two very nice colour illustrations of crests. From the library of anthropologist David Eberle with his stamp and signature on the front pastedown, and with his pencilled notations and underlinings throughout. Light shelfwear to book, jacket is worn with losses at the spine extremities. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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Buffalo Hunt, Freedman, Russell
37 Freedman, Russell Buffalo Hunt
New York Holiday House 1988 0823407020 / 9780823407026 First Edition Hardcover F/F 52 pp. Square 8VO 1
Illustrated with lovely period art by George Catlin, Karl Bodmer and others. A lovely book INSCRIBED by the author on the title page. A fine copy. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Indian Legends of American Scenes, Gridley, Marion (Initial Letters by Chief Whirling Thunder)
38 Gridley, Marion (Initial Letters by Chief Whirling Thunder) Indian Legends of American Scenes
Chicago Donohue 1939 First Edition Hardcover Fine/Fine 217 pp. 4TO 
Authentic Indian traditions of well known places of interest. A lovely bright and unworn copy. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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The Whale People, Haig-Brown, Roderick (ill Mary Weiler)
39 Haig-Brown, Roderick (ill Mary Weiler) The Whale People
London Collins 1962 First Edition Hardcover NF/VG 184 pp. 8vo Weiler, Mary 
Haig-Brown's story of two young boys in the whaling culture of pre-contact British Columbia. This is the red jacket by Mary Weller produced for copies distributed in North America. First impression with the error on P. 11. Book in near fine condition, priceclipped jacket rubbed with several small tears. Cave A161. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Visitors Who Never Left: The Origin of the People of Damelahamid, Harris, Chief Kenneth B
40 Harris, Chief Kenneth B Visitors Who Never Left: The Origin of the People of Damelahamid
Vancouver UBC Press 1976 0774800348 / 9780774800341 Second Printing Softcover VG in Wraps 139 pp 8VO 
Eight creation stories from the Gitksan people of northern British Columbia. Black and whit photos. Glossary, sources. Very light wear. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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