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The Bridge of The Gods - A Romance of Indian Oregon, Balch, F. H.
1 The Bridge of The Gods - A Romance of Indian Oregon
Balch, F. H.
Chicago A. C. McClurg 1912 Illustrated Edition Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket L. Maynard Dixon, Illustrator 
Decorated American trade binding, with publisher's pamphlet enclosed, preface by the author. Dark blue cloth boards with blue, black, and pale blue decoration on cover, stamped gold lettering. A few small faint spots to rear cover, otherwise clean. Tiny closed tear at top spine edge (1/16"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date (neat) on front free endpaper. Eight full-page illustrations by L. Maynard Dixon. Sixteenth Edition. 280 pages. All-time Oregon classic, an intensely interesting story with faithful portrayal of Northwest Indian life, customs, and legends. 023349

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2 The Painted Cave
Behn, Harry
New York Harcourt Brace & Co. 1957 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Stated First Edition. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with small illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by the author. 63 pgs. Unchipped dustjacket is not price clipped, has one very short closed edge tear (1/3") at bottom panel edge, faint sticker shadow on lower front corner. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Moving tale of an Indian boy's courageous search among the animals and gods of his native Southwest for a true name. 9" x 6". Children's. 017216

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3 Without Reserve
Burnford, Sheila
Boston/Toronto Little Brown & Co. 1969 Stated First Editiion Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Susan Ross, Illust. 
242 pgs. Fine in Nr Fine DJ Very clean red cloth boards with gold and black lettering on spine. No wear to boards. Binding is tight & square. Illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Beautiful drawings by Susan Ross. Clean dustjacket has not been price-clipped, is unchipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. By the author of "The Incredible Journey". Stated First Edition. 8vo. Native American. 003616

Price: 12.00 USD
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Young Brave Algonquin, Carden, Priscilla
4 Young Brave Algonquin
Carden, Priscilla
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1956 First Edition, Second Printing Hardcover Very Good Good Jacket M. A. Reardon, Illustrator 
Stated Second printing in original illustrated dust jacket. Orange cloth boards with black lettering and illustration of two Native American boys, a canoe and a dog on cover. Small bump to bottom edge of front board with small break to cloth. A little patch of fading to top corner, bottom rear corner. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner bookplate on front free endpaper, small name at top edge. Nicely illustrated by M. A. Reardon. 147 pages. Dust jacket has chip at top front corner, slight edge wear and light soiling. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A scarce children's book, and one that tells the story of Colonial America from the Native American's point of view through the eyes of two young Algonquin boys. 025441

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Raven's Children, Carey, Richard Adams
5 Raven's Children
Carey, Richard Adams
Houghton Mifflin 1992 0395486777 / 9780395486771 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean unchipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean golden brown boards with blue cloth spine, crisp gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 396 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023754

Price: 10.00 USD
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Winged Arrow's Medicine, Castlemon, Harry
6 Winged Arrow's Medicine
Castlemon, Harry
Akron, Ohio Saalfield 1901 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ no dust jacket W. H. Fry, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated American trade binding with Native American theme. Clean green cloth boards with white, brown and black feather and arrow decoration on cover, gold lettering and small decoration on spine. Tiny spots of wear at spine corners. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 293 pages. 025339

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West to the Setting Sun, Chalmers, Harvey
7 West to the Setting Sun
Chalmers, Harvey
Toronto The MacMillan Co. 1946 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Very clean blue cloth boards with gold illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very slight wear to one corner of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, clean endpapers with maps. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on title page. No names, writing or marks. 363 pgs. with notes and chronilogical list of events. The story of Mohawk Indian leader Joseph Brant, and the early Canadian/American frontier. 8vo. Historical Novel. 010769

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Joseph Brant: Mohawk, Chalmers, Harvey and Ethel Brant Monture
8 Joseph Brant: Mohawk
Chalmers, Harvey and Ethel Brant Monture
East Lansing, Michigan Michigan State University Press 1955 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket 
First edition in dust jacket. Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with some light browning to fixed endpapers,tiny previous owner name at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Frontispiece portrait of Joseph Brant. 364 pages. Dustjacket is price clipped, has fading to spine, chipping at top and bottom edges of spine, closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 022844

Price: 20.00 USD
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9 The Last of the Seris
Coolidge, Dan and Mary Roberts Coolidge
New York E. P. Dutton 1939 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Very Good No Dustjacket Jacket 
Beige cloth boards (very lightly soiled) with black decoration on cover (Indian art) and black lettering on spine. Some wear to bottom board edges. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 264 pgs. with index. Frontis photograph of Kino Bay at Sunset. 8vo. Native American. 007733

Price: 15.00 USD
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Indian History for Young Folks, Drake, Francis S.
10 Indian History for Young Folks
Drake, Francis S.
New York / London Harper & Brothers 1884 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
First Edition, published 1884, with maps and many black and white illustrations throughout. Approximate size of book 7" x 9". Olive green cloth boards with brown decoration, stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. Tiny spot of wear to upper rear spine corner. Light soiling. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Solid book with sound binding. Pages and edges are clean, with blank endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. 479 pages with index. From the earliest European intercourse with Native Americans to the last of the Indian Wars, this book covers all of the inevitible encroachment of settlers onto North American lands on which the "Indians" once roamed free. 025139

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11 New Mexico Indians and Their Arizona Neighbors - Pocket Handbook
Dutton, Bertha P. (Ed.)
Santa Fe, NM New Mexico Association of Indian Affairs 1955 Wraps Near FIne 
Clean beige & red wraps (illustrated cover). No creasing or curling. Pages are clean. Map inside front cover. 96 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. 8" x 5-1/2". Native American. 005740

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Social Anthropology of North American Tribes, Eggan, Fred (Editor)
12 Social Anthropology of North American Tribes
Eggan, Fred (Editor)
Chicago University of Chicago Press 1955 Second edition Hardcover Very Good no dustjacket 
Second Edition (enlarged edition). Blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. One tiny edge nick to bottom board edge (pencil point size), no bumping or fraying. Hint of very light soiling. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blue top-stained page edges. 574 pgs. with index. 018235

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Red Man's Bones - George Catlin, Artist and Showman, Eisler, Benita
13 The Red Man's Bones - George Catlin, Artist and Showman
Eisler, Benita
New York W. W. Norton 2013 0393066169 / 9780393066166 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in clean bright unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean light brown boards with dark brown spine, silver lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color plates. 468 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 023972

Price: 15.00 USD
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Wolf Ear the Indian - A Story of the Great Uprising of 1890-91, Ellis, Edward S.
14 Wolf Ear the Indian - A Story of the Great Uprising of 1890-91
Ellis, Edward S.
London Cassell and Company, Ltd. 1905 Later printing Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Alfred Pearse, Illustrator 
Decorated binding with Native American theme. Brown cloth boards with blue, black and flesh-tone illustration on cover and spine, gold and black lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners. Binding is tight, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with a little light foxing to preliminary pages. Previous owner name in light pencil and date 1914 on front free endpaper (all erasable). Four illustrations by Alfred Pearse. "Eleventh Thousand" on title page, date MCMV (1900) on title page. 155 pages. 024743

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Leschi of the Nisquallies, Emmons, Della Gould
15 Leschi of the Nisquallies
Emmons, Della Gould
Minneapolis T. S. Denison & Co. 1965 First Edition, Third Printing Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Signed
Clean rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no fraying. Binfing is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers are ilustrated with maps; no names, writing or marks. 416 pgs. SIGNED BY AUTHOR on back of front free endpaper; also inscribed and SIGNED by C. E. Hutchin, Jr. to whom the book is dedicated by the author. Dustjacket has very light soiling, very small chip at lower spine corner and lower spine tip, small price clip to front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The story of Leschi, the bold, advetnurous Nisqually brave who wielded vast influence over his people and lived with his tribe in peaceful association with the British traders at Fort Nisqually until the Boston settlers pushed north to Puget Sound. 8vo. Native American. 013184

Price: 65.00 USD
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16 The Last Report on the Miracles at Little No Horse
Erdrich, Louise
New York Harper Collins 2001 0-06-018727-1 / 9780060187279 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
Very clean white boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. Very small previous owner label at top edge of front free endpaper. 361 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Fiction. 010977

Price: 14.00 USD
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Tracks, Erdrich, Louise
17 Tracks
Erdrich, Louise
New York Henry Holt & Co. 1988 0-8050-0895-0 / 9780805008951 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with gold animal tracks on corner of front cover, clean brown cloth spine, copper metallic lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 226 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Gift quality. Set in North Dakota at a time when Indian tribes were struggling to keep what little remained of their lands. 8vo. Fiction. 012283

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Book of the American Indian, Garland, Hamlin
18 The Book of the American Indian
Garland, Hamlin
New York Harper & Brothers 1923 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Fair Jacket Frederic Remington, Illustrator 
Very clean, solid book in original dust jacket (tattered). Clean brown paper covered boards with pristine paste-on illustration on cover, unfaded black cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. Gorgeous illustrations in full color and black and white by Frederic Remington. Large book - approx, size: 9" x 12". 274 pages. Date on title page: MCMXXIII (1923) Copyright, 1923 with code of L-X on copyright page. Dust jacket is not price clipped (5.00 on front inside flap), has old tape repair to long tears on rear panel, pieces missing at top and bottom of spine, chipped and separated at rear flap fold. Enclosed in removable mylar. 024232

Price: 95.00 USD
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Indians of the Southwest, Goddard, Pliny Earl
19 Indians of the Southwest
Goddard, Pliny Earl
New York American Museum of Natural History 1931 Fourth edition Hardcover Very Good+ No Dust jacket 
Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering, line border and decoration on cover, gold lettering on spine. Very slight surface wear to corners, no fraying or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper, small old bookstore sticker from Santa Fe Book and Stationery Company at lower corner of front fixed endpaper. 205 pp. with index. Handbook Series No. 2 (Fourth Edition), illustrated with photographs, drawings and maps. 020119

Price: 30.00 USD
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20 Osceola
Hall, Gordon Langley
Holt, Rinehart and Winston 1964 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Very clean turquoise cloth boards with illustrated cover, white and black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. This book is a library edition with extra sturdy binding, but is NOT ex-library and has no library markings. Dust jacket is clean with slight discoloration where Holt Library Edition sticker had been placed. Not price clipped. Slight wear at top of spine with small closed edge tear at corner (1/4"). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Native American. 009238

Price: 15.00 USD
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