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THE TREATIES OF CANADA WITH THE INDIANS

by Morris, Alexander

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781552671412
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$14.95

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Toronto: Prospero Books, 2000. 375 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers; headband. This was originally published in 1880 with the following title: 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 Related Thereto. The Contents are: … Read more
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HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS

by Trumbull, Henry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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$19.95

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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1972. (vii) 320 pp. Trade paperback format. This was originally published in Boston in 1846. Wear around the edges with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. The full title of this is: HISTORY OF THE INDIAN WARS: To Which Is Prefixed a Short Account of the Discovery… Read more
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image of THE INDIAN CHIEF: An Account of the Labours, Losses, Sufferings, and Oppression of Ke-Zhig-Ko-E-Ne-Ne (David Sawyer) - a Chief of the Ojibbeway (Ojibway) Indians in Canada West

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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1974. (xii) 204 pp. Trade paperback format. This was originally published in London in 1867. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. When this was written, Canada West was Upper Canada - Ontario. The Contents are: Preface by C. Van Dusen;… Read more
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STORIES FROM INDIAN WIGWAMS AND NORTHERN CAMPFIRES

by Young, Egerton R.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1974
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1974. 293 pp. Trade paperback format; profusely illustrated with line drawings. This was originally published in London in 1893. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction: Night Visions and Heart Musings in the Wild North Land; The… Read more
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THE BEOTHUCKS - or Red Indians - The Aboriginal Inhabitants of Newfoundland

by Howley, James P.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9781552671399
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$19.95

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Toronto: Coles Canadiana Collection - Coles Publishing, 1980. (xx) 348 pp. followed by a series of black and white plates. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with maps and black and white plates and drawings. The Contents are: Fifteenth Century: Cabot's Voyage; First Voyage of… Read more
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WHY THE BEAVER HAS A BROAD TAIL - Amik Gazhi Debinung We Zawonugom

by Enosse, Susan; Fox, Mary Lou (translation by Melvina Corfiere)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Sixth Printing
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Cobalt, Ontario: Highway Book Shop, 1980. 11 pp. Light wear at the corners with a bit of a mark on the front cover; no interior markings. This story was told by Susan Enosse and written down in English by Mary Lou Fox, then translated into Ojibwe by Melvina Corbiere; it has been printed here in both languages and… Read more
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INDIAN COOKIN

by Whisler, Frances Lambert

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$9.95

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Chattanooga, Tennessee: Nowega Press, 1973. 63 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Light wear at the corners; no interior markings. The Contents are: Beverages; Bread Cornmeal Stuffings; Cakes Puddings Desserts; Herbs - Remedies; Indian Food Supply List; Jams - Jellies; Lye; Meats; Relishes; Soups; Vegetables; and the Legend of Corn. There are too many recipes… Read more
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GRANDPA WAS A COWBOY AND AN INDIAN - and Other Stories

by Sneve, Virginia Driving Hawk

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2000
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780803242746
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Lincoln, Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 2000. (ix) 116 pp. Yellow cloth lettered in copper on the spine; headband. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This story collection contains: Author's Note; The Medicine Bag; The Twelve Moons; Clean Hands; The Slim Butte Ghost; Jimmy Yellow Hawk; Grandpa was and… Read more
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MOOSE MEAT AND WILD RICE

by Johnston, Basil

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1987
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fourth Printing
ISBN
9780771044441
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$14.95

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Toronto: McClelland and Stewart, 1987. 188 pp. Trade papeback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Cover art by David Perry. The Contents are: Preface; The Resourcefulness of the Moose Meat Point Ojibway: Indian Smart: Moose Smart; If You Want to Play; The Honey Pot; The Potatoes Musta Fell… Read more
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TALES FROM THE IGLOO

by Metayer, Maurice (editor and translator) (foreword by Al Purdy)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780888300621
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$9.95

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Edmonton, Alberta: Hurtig Publishers, 1972. 127 pp. Red cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated endpapers. Wear on the corners of the dustjacket with tears and associated creasing around the edges; tape mark on the lower left of the front; no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour by Agnes Nanogak. This collection contains: The Magic… Read more
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HELPLESS - Caledonia's Nightmare of Fear and Anarchy, and How the Law Failed All of Us

by Blatchford, Christie

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2010
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780385670395
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$9.95

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Toronto: Doubleday Canada, 2010. (xii) 258 pp. Black boards lettered in copper on the spine; headband; illustrated with colour plates and a map. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. It started when a handful of protesters from the nearby Six Nations Reserve walked onto Douglas Creek Estates in Caledonia, Ontario,… Read more
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CRAZY DAVE

by Johnston, Basil

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1999
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9781552630518
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$19.95

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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1999. 334 pp. Signed on the title page by Basil Johnston. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. Through the story of his Uncle David and grandmother Rosa, renowned native writer and storyteller Basil Johnston offers a funny,… Read more
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SIX MICMAC (Mi'kmaq) STORIES

by Whitehead, Ruth Holmes

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1992
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780919680357
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$9.95

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Halifax, Nova Scotia: Nimbus Publishing, 1992. 51 pp. Staple bound in pictorial card covers. Light wear on the corners with a bit of fading around the edges; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Harold McGee. This story collection contains: The Boy Who Visited Muini'skw; Woodchuck and the Two Old Women; The Child from Beneath… Read more
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LESSONS FROM THE WOLVERINE

by Lopez, Barry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1997
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781550138597
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$9.95

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Toronto: Key Porter Books, 1997. 32 pp. Signed by Barry Lopez. Published simultaneously with the U.S. edition. Black and brown cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; brown endpapers. Very lightly rubbed at the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by… Read more
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HEALERS ON THE MOUNTAIN - and Other Myths of Native American Medicine

by Pijoan, Teresa

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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Little Rock, Arkansas: August House Publishers, 1993. 219 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. This collection contains: DREAMS AND MEDICINE: Cherokee Dreams of Respect; Cedar Tree Medicine - Yuchi Cherokee; Hozin'i Chant - Navaho; Kiowa Medicine Horse; Buffalo-Dung Boy - Montana Blackfeet; Ani-kuta-ni - Tsia Pueblo;… Read more
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LET US LIVE - The Native Peoples of Canada

by Embree, Jesse

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Softcover Edition
ISBN
9780460935883
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Toronto: J. M. Dent and Sons - Canada, 1977. 64 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with some minor creasing on the front cover and an uncreased spine; previous owner's name inside. Front and back cover art by Blake Debassige; interior drawings by Cheryl Donison and Andrea Gallagher. The Chapters are: Charter Members… Read more
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INDIAN CRAFTS AND SKILLS - An Illustrated Guide for Making Authentic Indian Clothing, Shelters and Ornaments

by Montgomery, David R.

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780882902746
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Bountiful, Utah: Horizon Publishers, 1985. 215 pp. Blue boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white drawings and diagrams. Edge and corner wear on dustjacket with a tear on the left side of the front panel; no interior markings. The Contents are: Shelters; Tools; Weapons; Hunting Trapping and Tracking; Traps; Tanning;… Read more
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ANCIENT MEN OF THE ARCTIC

by Giddings, J. Louis

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$24.95

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London: Secker and Warburg, 1968. (xxxi) 391 pp. followed by an index. (xv) Black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; gray endpapers; illustrated with black and white photographs and maps. Some wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks around the edges; chipped at the foot of the spine with two tears at the… Read more
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LANDSCAPE TRAVELED BY COYOTE AND CRANE - The World of the Schitsu'umsh - Coeur d'Alene Indians

by Frey, Rodney (in collaboration with The Schitsu'umsh) (foreword by Ernie Stensgar)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
2001
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780295981710
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$24.95

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Seattle, Washington: University of Washington Press, 2001. (xii) 329 pp. Black cloth lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Introduction to the Schitsu'umsh Landscape; Since Time Immemorial: Precontact Society; Winds of Change: Contact History;… Read more
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THE WHITE ARCHER - An Eskimo Legend

by Houston, James

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$14.95

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Toronto: Longmans Canada, 1967. 96 pp. Blue cloth with a small black pictorial on the front panel; lettered in black on the spine; illustrated with black and white drawings by the author. Wear at the corners of the dustjacket with a few nicks and chips around the edges and rubbing on the panels; review label on the front… Read more
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