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Indigenous People and First Nations in North Vancouver: History, Traditions, and Culture, Khelsilem. Published by the North Vancouver Museum and Archives Commission, North Vancouver, B.C., 2017. Limited Edition. Oblong Folio up to 15" tall (31 x 41 cm); 44 glossy pages with text, illustrations, maps, photographs. Light wear to covers; contents are in fine, unmarked condition. A very scarce copy… Read more
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The Tlingit Indians

by George T. Emmons; Edited with additions by Frederica de Laguna

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The Tlingit Indians, George T. Emmons; Edited with additions by Frederica de Laguna. Published by Douglas & McIntyre, Vancouver/Toronto, American Museum of Natural History New York, 1991. First Canadian Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 489 pp. with bibliography, index; illustrated throughout with black and white photos, diagrams and text drawings. Beige cloth boards with copper spine titles, blindstamped illustration… Read more
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Solstice: The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

by Vickers, Roy Henry

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Solstice: The Art of Roy Henry Vickers, Vickers, Roy Henry. Published by Eagle Dancer Enterprises, Tofino, B.C., 1988. First Edition, First printing. Signed on titles page: "Best Wishes Roy Henry Vickers". 4to up to 12" tall; 144pp. Blue textured boards with silver titles and silver round eagle symbol to front, decorative endpapers. Volume is in fine condition. Unclipped jacket has… Read more
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The Marsh Arabs

by Thesiger, Wilfred

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The Marsh Arabs, Thesiger, Wilfred. Published by Collins, London, 1985. 8vo up to 9½" tall., 234pp., with plates and maps. Black boards with gilt titles. In near fine condition with light toning to edges, light shelf wear. Wilfred Thesiger's classic account of the eight years he spent living with the tribes people of the Marshes of Iraq. First published in… Read more
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The Expiring Continent: A Narrative of Travel In Senegambia

by Mitchinson, Alexander, William

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The Expiring Continent: A Narrative of Travel In Senegambia, With Observations On Native Character, The Present Condition And Future Prospects of Africa And Colonisation by Mitchinson, Alexander, William. Published by London: Wm. H. Allen And Co., 1881. First Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. pp. viii, 469. Tipped in folding map of Senegambia backed on linen and 16 full page… Read more
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cover of The Chinook Jargon and How To Use It: A Complete and Exhaustive Lexicon of the Oldest Trade Language of the American Continent

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The Chinook Jargon and How To Use It: A Complete and Exhaustive Lexicon of the Oldest Trade Language of the American Continent, George C. Shaw. Published by Shorey Publications, Seattle, Washington, 1983. Ninth printing of Facsimile edition, limited to 300 copies. A copy of the 1909 original published by Rainer Printing Company in Seattle. Card covers. 8vo up to 9½"… Read more
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Degikup: Washoe Fancy Basketry 1895-1935

by Cohodas, Marvin

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Degikup: Washoe Fancy Basketry 1895-1935, Cohodas, Marvin. University of British Columbia, Fine Arts Gallery, 1979. Card covers. 11" x 8.5", 114 pp. with 225 illustrations, 98 figures, 30 plates and bibliography. Catalogue to the Exhibition at the Fine Arts Gallery Vancouver, BC., August 13-September 20, 1979. In pristine condition internally; light shelf wear to covers with one small mark to… Read more
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Vimy

by Berton, Pierre

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Vimy, Berton, Pierre. Published by McClelland & Stewart, Toronto, 1986. 308 pages of text, + appendices, notes, bibliography, index, illustration, and maps. Red boards with gilt medallion front and gilt spine titles; illustrated endpapers. Contents in fine condition without markings, tears or folds; dustjacket has chipping to edges. Easter dawn in 1917, a blizzard blowing in their faces, the four… Read more
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BC Studies, Native Geographies No. 138 & 139 Summer-Autumn 2003. Robert A. J. McDonald (Editor). Published by University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 2003. The British Columbia Quarterly. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 224 pp. In mint, unread condition with the lightest of wear to front cover. This double issue honours one of North America's… Read more
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cover of BC Studies, Perspectives on Aboriginal Culture No. 135, Autumn 2002

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BC Studies, Perspectives on Aboriginal Culture No. 135, Autumn 2002. Robert A. J. McDonald (Editor). Published by University of British Columbia, Vancouver, 2002. The British Columbia Quarterly. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 195 pp. In mint, unread condition. Dedicated issue to Aboriginal art and culture with articles, colour photoscapes, review essays, and an interview with… Read more
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BC Studies, Ethnographic Eyes No. 125 & 126 – Spring/Summer 2000

by Cole Harris and Jean Barman (Editors).

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BC Studies, Ethnographic Eyes No. 125 & 126 – Spring/Summer 2000. Cole Harris and Jean Barman (Editors). Published by University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., 2000. The British Columbian Quarterly. First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 200 pp. In mint, unread condition. This double issue commemorates Douglas L. Cole, a noted British Columbian… Read more
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BC Studies No. 125 Autumn 1999

by Cole Harris and Jean Barman (Editors)

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BC Studies No. 125 Autumn 1999. Cole Harris and Jean Barman (Editors). Published by University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., 1999. The British Columbian Quarterly. First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 120 pp. Light wear to covers; contents in fine, unread condition. Main essay: Treaty 8: A British Columbian Anomaly by Arthur J.… Read more
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cover of BC Studies Special Issue Anthropology and History in the Courts, No. 95 Autumn 1992

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BC Studies Special Issue Anthropology and History in the Courts, No. 95 Autumn 1992. Guest Editor Bruce G. Miller. Published by University of British Columbia, 1992. (A Quarterly Journal of the Humanities and Social Services). First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 112 pp. Light wear to covers; contents in fine, unread condition. This issue… Read more
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BC Studies A Special Issue In Celebration of Our Survival:

by Doreen Jensen & Cheryl Brooks

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BC Studies A Special Issue In Celebration of Our Survival: The First Nations of British Columbia No. 89, Spring 1991. Guest Editors Doreen Jensen & Cheryl Brooks. Published by University of British Columbia, 1991. First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 169pp. In mint, unread condition. Doreen Jensen (1933 – 2009), also known as Ha'hl… Read more
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cover of BC Studies: British Columbia - A Place for Aboriginal Peoples? No. 57 Spring 1983

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BC Studies: British Columbia - A Place for Aboriginal Peoples? No. 57 Spring 1983. Margaret Prang, Walter Young, (Editors). Published by BC Studies, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, B.C., 1983. First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 147 pp. Light wear to front cover; contents in mint, unread condition. Features: Native Claims and Self-Determination; An… Read more
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cover of B C Studies No 6 7 Fall Winter 1970. Special Issue: Archaeology in British Columbia New Discoveries

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B C Studies No 6 7 Fall Winter 1970. Special Issue: Archaeology in British Columbia New Discoveries. Margaret Prang, Walter Young, Roy Carlson, (Editors) University of British Columbia Press, Vancouver, BC. 1970. First Edition. Card covers. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 152 pp. Illustrated with charts and photos; includes and extensive bibliography of archaeology in the province. Light… Read more
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The North American Indians; A Sourcebook

by Owen, Roger C., James J.F. Deetz & Anthony D. Fisher

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The North American Indians; A Sourcebook by Owen, Roger C., James J.F. Deetz & Anthony D. Fisher. Published by Macmillan, New York, 1967, second printing. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall., 752pp. 52 classic and scholarly articles, illustrations, maps and a bibliography listing more than 200 films on the American Indian. Brown cloth with blue titles… Read more
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Choctaw Kisses, Bullets & Blood

by Trimble, Vance H.

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Choctaw Kisses, Bullets & Blood, Trimble, Vance H. Published by Market Tech Books / Poets of America Press, Wilmington, DE, 2007. First Edition. Signed by Vance Trimble and, Francine Locke, Great Grand-daughter of Victor Moreau Locke. Includes illustrations and bibliography and extensive notes. 1/4 cloth black and red boards, gilt spine titles. Volume in mint condition, unclipped dustjacket in fine… Read more
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British Columbia Place Names

by Akrigg, G. P. V.; Akrigg, Helen B.

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British Columbia Place Names: Third Edition, Akrigg, G. P. V.; Akrigg, Helen B. Published by UBC Press, British Columbia, Canada 1997. Third Edition. 8vo up to 9½" tall. 330 pp. Card covers have very light shelf wear and otherwise in unread condition. The authors, historians Philip and Helen Akrigg, spent more than forty years researching BC place names. This invaluable… Read more
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Copperman:The Art of Roy Henry Vickers

by Vickers, Roy Henry.

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Copperman: The Art of Roy Henry Vickers, Vickers, Roy Henry. Published by Eagle Dancer Enterprises, Brentwood Bay, BC, Canada, 2003. First Edition. Signed without inscription on title page: "Roy Henry Vickers – Copperman – ? -- ? – Owikeno". Folio up to 15" tall. 236 pages with 113 full color reproductions, autobiography and index to art works. … Read more
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