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Six 1930's Children's Books Published By Platt & Munk

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Platt & Munk:

Seller ID: 145564

Condition: Very Good


This is a set of six staple-bound children's books published by Platt & Munk in the 1930's. The books are 6 3/4"w x 8"h and around 12 pages. Titles: The First Circus; Olga of Norway; Watlala: An Indian of the Northwest (this one has some crayon and pencil marking); Uncle Wiggly Learns to Dance; Peter Rabbit Proves a Friend; and Ching Ling and Ting Ling. Black and white and color illustrations. View more info

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Khajuraho: Ecstacy in Indian Temple Sculpture

By: N/A

Price: $8.41

Publisher: India,

Seller ID: 128418

Condition: Good


A staple-bound postcard book, with detachable photographic postcards featuring explicit erotic scenes from the temple at Khajuraho. Only 18 of the 20 original postcards are present. View more info

Victoria and Albert Museum: Indian Embroidery

By: N/A

Price: $8.41

Publisher: London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office: 1951

Seller ID: 129908

Condition: Very Good


Institutional ex-library book. 9 pages of text then 28 b&w illustrations. Staple-bound View more info

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Creative Tradition: Indian Handicrafts and Tourist Art, The

By: N/A

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, Provincial Museum of Alberta: 1982

Seller ID: 130854

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 67 pages. Many b&w and color photos. View more info

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American Indian Bible, The

By: N/A

Price: $200.00

Publisher: Ontario. Canada, Brotherhood of Faithists:

Seller ID: 141615

Condition: Good


42 pages. 6 3/4"w x 9 1/2"h. Stain on cover and tape on interior page. Printed in purple ink. No date of publication shown, probably from the 1950's. Appears to be excerpts from Oahspe ("Oahspe: A New Bible is a book published in 1882, purporting to contain "new revelations" from "...the Embassadors of the angel hosts of heaven prepared and revealed unto man in the name of Jehovih..."It was produced by an American dentist, John Ballou Newbrough (1828-1891), who reported it to have been written by automatic writing, making it one of a number of 19th-century spi... View more info

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Ned Jalbert

By: N/A

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Ned Jalbert Interiors: 2007

Seller ID: 143963

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Glossy catalogue of American Indian Art from Ned Jalbert, American Indian Masterworks dealer, Westboro, MA. 8 7/8"w x 12"h. 43 pages. View more info

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Transitions Contemporary Canadian Indian and Inuit Art

By: Ace, Barry and July Papatsie

Price: $45.95

Publisher: The Canadian Inuit Art Information Centre, Department of Indian Affairs and Nort: 1997

Seller ID: 144371

ISBN: 066263053X

Condition: Fine


Book is in excellent condition, as new. Binding is solid and square, covers are very clean, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 65 pp. Text is in multiple languages. with work from Alex Alikashuak, Jobie Arnaituk, Carl Beam, Joane cardinal-Schubert, Robert Houle, Philip Kamikpakittuq, Jim Logan, Marianne Nicolson, Ron Noganosh, David Ruben Piqtoukun, Toonoo Sharky, Oviloo Tunillie, George Arlook, Jane Ash Poitras, Lance Belanger, David Hannan, Mattiusi Iyaituk, Janet Kigusiuq, Michael Massie, Shelley Niro, Taqialuk Nuna, Johnny Pootoogook, Th... View more info

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Indian Food: A Historical Companion

By: Achaya, K. T.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: India, Oxford Univ Pr: 1994

Seller ID: 118788

ISBN: 0195634489

Condition: Good


Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. 322 pages. Many photos and illustrations. Binding is loose, but pages are intact. Small tears on dust jacket. This historical gastronomic companion draws upon material from a variety of sources-- literature, archaeology, epigraphic records, anthropology, philology, and botanical and genetic studies-- which throw up a gamut of interesting facts pertaining to the origins and evolution of Indian food. View more info

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Cultural Heritage of India, The ; Volume II; Itihasas, Puranas, Dharma and Other Sastras

By: Aiyar, Dr. C.P. Ramaswami

Price: $64.95

Publisher: Calcutta, Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture: 1962

Edition: 2nd Ed.

Seller ID: 108688

Condition: Very Good


A large volume at 738 pages, all clean on fine paper. 43 chapters with bibliography and index divided into five parts: The Two Great Epics (Ramayana & Mahabharata), the Gita Literature, the Puranas, the Dharmasastras, & Arthasastra, nitisastra and other sources of political and social organization. Chapters include Economic Ideas of the Hindus, Some Experiments in Social Reform in Mediaeval India, Some reflections on the Ideals of Indian Womanhood, the Hindu Judicial System, Ethics of the Puranas.... Covers show light wear, binding very solid, text clean. View more info

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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $8.44

Publisher: U.S.A., Little, Brown Books for Young Readers: 2007

Seller ID: 135024

ISBN: 0316013684

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows very light shelf wear only to dust jacket only: binding is solid, spine straight, sharp corners, no edge wear, text is clean and unmarked in any way. Dust jacket has no tears, no marking, not price clipped. View more info

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Indian Killer

By: Alexie, Sherman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: N Y, Atlantic Monthly Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 146008

ISBN: 087113652X

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name inside. Signed by Sherman Alexie on the title page. View more info

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Indian Primitive

By: Andrews, Ralph W.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y., Bonanza: 1960

Seller ID: 146155

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Full gray cloth boards. Edge wear and small tears to dust jacket. 8 3/8"w x 10 5/8"h. 174 pages. Many b&w photos. From the racist dust jacket blurb: "...it is not difficult to imagine the daring and enterprise of the pioneers who pointed crude cameras at these savages as they butchered whales in native rituals or pounded drums as the spirit doctor danced over a sick man. Did they get other pictures or spears in their backs?" View more info

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They write their dreams on the rock forever: Rock writings of the Stein River Valley of British Columbia

By: Annie York; Richard Daly; Chris Arnett

Price: $29.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Talonbooks: 1993

Seller ID: 134414

ISBN: 0889223319

Condition: Near Fine


Book shows light wear only with straight spine, solid binding, with the text/interior unmarked in any way, bumped lower corner. Dust jacket has light scuffing, a little edge wear two 1/4" tears. Maps, b&w line drawings, photos, lots of color drawings . View more info

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Visions of Courtly India: The Archer Collection of Pahari Miniatures

By: Archer, W.G.

Price: $8.41

Publisher: International Exhibitions Foundation: 1976

Seller ID: 138065

ISBN: 0856670324

Condition: Good


Book has a water stain at the bottom corner of the cover and a ripple in the paper through most of the book at that corner, but the 80 large prints, both in color and b&w are unaffected. Each print has a description, five page introdution. View more info

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Waterless Mountain

By: Armer, Laura Adams

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1953

Seller ID: 141513

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. 212 pages. 6"w x 8 3/4"h. Many b&w illustrations. Waterless Mountain is a novel by Laura Adams Armer that was awarded the Newbery Medal for excellence in American children's literature in 1932. View more info

Sanskrit - English Dictionary: a Compilation of Sanskrit Words (in English) as Appearing in the Sai Literature

By: Aum Sri Sai Ram

Price: $19.50

Publisher: By Author: 2000

Seller ID: 133250

Condition: Very Good


Book has clean covers, bumped corners, straight spine, solid binding, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind except for title page with a handwritten translation of author's name. 185 pages. In business for 20 years we provide excellent customer service and ship in packing material appropriate to insure your purchase arrives undamaged. View more info

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Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

By: B.C. Indian Arts Society

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Sidney, B.C., Gray's Publishing: 1982

Seller ID: 146382

ISBN: 0888260954

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Oblong format: 9"w x 6"h. 46 pages. Black and white photographs. View more info

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Indian Art of Ancient Florida

By: Barbara A. Purdy

Price: $17.95

Publisher: U.S.A., University Press of Florida: 1996

Seller ID: 138732

ISBN: 081301462X

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows scuffing, light edge wear and light signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 124 pages with a great many color photos. A superb book--and one that is long overdue. A fine sampling of a unique native American artistic heritage is laid out before you, in text and in pictures, in this exciting book. --Gordon R. Willey, Peabody Museum, Harvard UniversityFor thousands of years, the Indians of Florida created exq... View more info

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Pawnee

By: Bell, Thelma Harrington

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N Y, Viking Press: 1956

Seller ID: 141239

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Full brown buckram cloth boards with white title and white and black illustration. Black and white illustrations by Corydon Bell. 64 pages. 8"w x 10 1/8"h. The story of a boy's buckskin Indian doll who comes to life. View more info

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The Story of Little-Big

By: Beyer, Ernestine Corbern

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Chicago, Reilly & Lee: 1962

Seller ID: 145462

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Small tears on dust jacket. 48 pages. Sepia toned drawings by Vee Guthrie. View more info