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image of History of Indian Tribes of Hudson's River: Their Origin, Manners and Customs: Tribal, and Sub-Tribal Organizations: Wars, Treaties, etc., etc., to 1700   - This publication is a facsimile reprint of the original book -

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Saugerties NY: Hope Farm Press & Bookshop, 1992. v, 182p., index, a well-done photographic copy with publisher's new prefatory and a twelve-page index. Softbound, 9x6 inch gloss-white wraps decorated with an old map. The front cover has suffered a long diagonal crease and is very slightly edgeworn, an otherwise perfectly sound book that is also clean and unmarked. … Read more
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$12.00
image of Wilderness Mission; The Story of Sainte-Marie-Among-the-Hurons

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Toronto: The Ryerson Press, 1969. 120p., illustrated with a line map, period imagery, and most especially excellent b&w a profuse photographic record of the sensitive reconstruction and the result, with extensive captioning and a running text. A very good copy: hardbound in dark blue cloth boards and dust jacket, a slender largish book of 11.5x8.5 inches. Top margin of… Read more
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The American Dream of Captain John Smith

by Lemay, J.A. Leo

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1991
ISBN
9780813913216
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$12.00

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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1991. Hardcover. ix, 287p., illustrated with scattered period images and a modern line map; hardbound, the first edition in 9x6 inch beige cloth boards titled candyapple red and enclosed in the pictorial dust jacket. A fine, as-brand-new copy, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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Did Pocahontas Save Captain John Smith

by Lemay, J.A. Leo

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1992
ISBN
9780820314617
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$12.00

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Athens: The University of Georgia Press, 1992. Hardcover. xx, 144p., illustrated with two period portraits and the familiar prep-for-execution scene; hardbound, the first edition in 9x5.5 inch cinnamon cloth boards titled white and enclosed in the pictorial dust jacket. A fine bright as-new copy, entirely sound, clean and unmarked.
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image of A briefe and true report of the new found land of Virginia. The 1590 Theodor de Bry Latin Edition - Facsimile edition accompanied by the modernized English text

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Charlottesville: Published for the Library at the Mariners' Museum by the University of Virginia Press, 2007. Paperback. xv, 189p., a high-end art book, the softbound issue in massive 12x9 inch decorated wraps, a fine as-new copy: entirely sound, clean and unmarked. The "facsimile" runs from p.81 to 187 with a plethora of fullpage color plates reproduced beautifully, while… Read more
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$65.00
image of Powhatan Foreign Relations 1500-1722

Powhatan Foreign Relations 1500-1722

by Rountree, Helen C.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1993
ISBN
9780813914091
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$35.00

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Charlottesville: University Press of Virginia, 1993. xi, 310p., plentifully illustrated with a number of new line-maps, period imagery and site photography; hardbound first edition in orange cloth boards titled black and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. An as-new copy, we see no flaw: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Author Rountree is the "current expert on the Powhatans," a… Read more
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image of The Juan Pardo Expeditions; Exploration of the Carolinas and Tennessee, 1566-1568. With Documents Relating to the Pardo Expeditions Transcribed, Translated, and Annotated by Paul E. Hoffman

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Washington DC: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1990. xii, 342p., illustrated with numerous line maps, aerial and other photographs, exhibits from site digs, and period images in facsimile. Hardbound first edition in 9x6 inch terracotta boards under a black cloth backstrip gilt-titled, and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. Tail of spine fractionally crimped, tiny droplet stain to top edge,… Read more
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image of The Pueblo Indian revolt of 1696 and the Franciscan missions in New Mexico; letters of the missionaries and related documents

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Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1988. Hardcover. xviii, 313p., illustrated with period photographs of surviving ruins and a single modern line map, hardbound first edition in red cloth boards and enclosed in the dust jacket. Jacket is a little edgeworn, a sound clean unmarked copy.
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Choctaw Genesis 1500-1700

by Galloway, Patricia

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1995
ISBN
9780803221512
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$22.00

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Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1995. xvii, 411p., illustrated with a phenomenal number of period and modern line maps, and quite a collection of information arranged in tables. Hardbound, the first edition in 10.5x7 inch brown cloth boards titled silverfoil and enclosed in the glossy dust jacket. A nearly-new copy, quite sound, and except for a small unobtrusive adhesion… Read more
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image of The Pueblo Revolt, and the Mythology of Conquest. An Indigenous Archaeology of Contact

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Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009. xiv, 316p., well-illustrated with numerous period photos and (especially) a variety of archaeological diagrams, sketches and aerial photos (revealing ancient structures). Hardbound first edition in black cloth boards and enclosed in the dust jacket; an as-new copy, totally sound, clean and unmarked.
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$45.00
image of [series title:] Spanish Borderlands Sourcebooks, Presenting Over Four Hundred and Fifty Scholarly Articles and Source Materials Documenting Interactions Between Native Americans and Europeans from California to Florida.  Each Volume Edited with an Introduction by a Major Scholar. [Volume title:] #19; The Jesuit Missions of Northern Mexico. Edited with an introduction by Charles W. Polzer, Thomas H. Naylor, Thomas E. Sheridan, Diana Hadley

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New York: Garland Publishing, Inc, 1991. Hardcover. xiii, 579p., various texts photographically reproduced, ergo various fonts and formats, this is an unblemished exemplar: absolutely sound, clean and unmarked. Hardbound in 10x7 inch orange cloth boards gilt; sparkling copy. Spanish Borderlands Sourcebooks 19.
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image of Benavides' Memorial of 1630; Translated by Peter P. Forrestal, C.S.C. With an historical introduction and notes by Cyprian J. Lynch, O.F.M.

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Washington DC: Academy of American Franciscan History, 1954. Hardcover. xxv, 96p., illustrated with a line map showing tribes, a facsimile of oldest titlepage, plus doublespread endsheet maps (showing sites). Hardbound issue of this translation, the first edition in 10.2x7 inch blue buckram boards gilt and enclosed in the dust jacket. That the dj is a little edgeworn is the… Read more
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image of The Expedition of Don Diego Dionisio de Penalosa in 1662. Translated and Edited by John Gilmary Shea

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Chicago: The Rio Grande Press Inc, 1964. x, 101p., aside from introductions by Robert McCoy, publisher of this reprint, and J.G.Shea (1882), the text consists entirely in a beautifully photocopied facsimile of Shea'sl edition Penalosa's deceit in the original Spanish and the new Englishing of it. Hardbound in 9.5x6 inch blue cloth boards gilt; a little edgewear to boards… Read more
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image of Historical Atlas of Canada; Canada's History Illustrated with Original Maps

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Vancouver / Seattle: Douglas & McIntyre / University of Washington Press, 2002. 272p., huge hardbound given fine-arts-book treatment, color reproductions throughout on glazed alkaline paper, bound in 14x10 inch black boards with silver-foil titling and enclosed in the dust jacket. A great copy, really as new: perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Find three citations of Inuit maps and map-makers.… Read more
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$40.00
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Aztec medicine, health, and nutrition

by Ortiz de Montellano, Bernard R.

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
1990
ISBN
9780813515632
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$40.00

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New Brunswick: Rutgers, 1990. xvi+308p., illustrated with two line maps, many exhibit photos and statistical charts. Softbound original, sound and unmarked, a very good to fine first trade paper edition in 9x6 inch wraps.
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image of Champlain; the birth of French America

Champlain; the birth of French America

by Litalien, Raymonde, and Vaugeois, Denis, Eds

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Bolerium Books Inc., ABAA/ILAB
Published
2004
ISBN
9780773528505
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$40.00

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Montréal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2004. Hardcover. 397pages, 10x13.25 inches, glossy, illustrated dj (very small tear of same at top), illustrations, photos, maps, drawings, and paintings, very clean copy. Originally published in French, this book stands as an illutrated biography of Samuel de Champlain as it bookended by the history of both English Canada and French speaking and colony of… Read more
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image of Mattachine Review: vol. 6, #1, January, 1960: Sexual Freedom in the Sixties

Mattachine Review: vol. 6, #1, January, 1960: Sexual Freedom in the Sixties

by Call, Hal, editor, Rolland Howard, Omer C. Stewart, Wallace de Ortega Maxey, Howard Simpson, John Sheldon, et al.

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Published
1960
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$65.00

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San Francisco: Mattachine Society, 1960. Magazine. 32p. including covers, 5.5x8.25 inches, very good digest size magazine in stapled pictorial wraps. "Red-Blooded Male" a phrase that lies at the bottom of juvenile violence. Pornography and the Decline of Western Civilization. Homosexuality among American Indians and Other Native Peoples. The Mattachine Society, forerunner of Daughters of Bilitis, One, Inc. and Homosexual Information… Read more
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image of Rock Art of the Zuni-Cibola Region. Photographs by Nancy L. Bartman, Robert H. Leibman and M.Jane Young. Drawings by Murray Callahan

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Zuni NM: Pueblo of Zuni, 1981. Pamphlet. 44p., a variety of b&w illustrations including line maps and clarifying copies, plus two fullpage colorphoto plates. Pueblo governor contributes a message in English and Zuni. Softbound, a stapled 9x6 inch pamphlet in decorated cinnamon wraps. Nice shape: we see a few flecks of abrasion to spinefold and a touch of toning… Read more
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$25.00
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Trading Posts

by Reavey, Kate

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Published
undated
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$15.00

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[Berkeley]: Tangram, undated. Pamphlet. [3]p., elegant pamphlet in 8.5x5.5 inch ashes-of-roses cardstock wraps with a deckled foredge and onlaid title label. Sewn, thread exposed, pretty design. One of a press run of 160; a sound, cleanly, unmarked copy. Author treks with her newly-divorced mother, from one native crafts outlet to another. A bottle of Squirt hits the spot. … Read more
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image of Archaeology of the Diquis Delta, Costa Rica

Archaeology of the Diquis Delta, Costa Rica

by Lothrop, S.K.

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Published
1963
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$30.00

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Cambridge MA: Peabody Museum, 1963. Paperback. 142p., appended plates (fifty, 2 or 3 to a page) in site and exhibit photography, oversize softbound in 10.5x8 inch plain printed buff wraps. Quite a good copy: faintest edgewear to covers, else perfectly sound, clean and unmarked. Spookily, as new.
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