Keyword: artifacts

Sort

Showing 1-20 of 20

Image for Native Visions: Evolution in Northwest Coast Art from the Eighteenth through the Twentieth Century

Native Visions: Evolution in Northwest Coast Art from the Eighteenth through the Twentieth Century

By: Brown, Steven C.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 145107

ISBN: 0295976586

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear and a bit of curl to cover. Signed by Steven Brown on title page. 216 pages. 9"w x 12"h. Many color photos. View more info

Captured Heritage: The Scramble for Northwest Coast Artifacts

By: Cole, Douglas

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Univ of Washington Press: 1985

Seller ID: 140346

ISBN: 0295962151

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 373 pages. View more info

Image for Native American Art in the Denver Art Museum

Native American Art in the Denver Art Museum

By: Conn, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: N Y, Denver Art Museum / University of Washington Press: 1979

Seller ID: 135046

ISBN: 0295956372

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 351 pages. Full brown cloth boards. Large format: 8 7/8"w x 11 3/4"h. Five hundred plates, 100 in full color, trace the flowering of many cultures--their kinships and rivalries, traditions and innovations, extravagances and austerities. View more info

Archaeology and Coastal Dynamics of Kenai Fjords National Park, Alaska

By: Crowell, Aron L ; Daniel H. Mann

Price: $68.50

Publisher: National Park Servie, Alaska Region: 1998

Seller ID: 143082

Condition: 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. Contents include: Geology and natural history (Geology, Geomorphology, Vegetation, Fauna, Paleoenvironments) Geological and paleoenvironmental investigations, Culture and archaeology of trhe outer Kenai coast, Piecing together the history of the outer Kenai coast, Archaeological results of the 1993 survey, Cultural materials,( Houses, cashe or cooking pits, Cobble features, Culturally modified trees, Artifacts) A predicti... View more info

Image for Views of a Vanishing Frontier

Views of a Vanishing Frontier

By: Ewers, John C.; Marsha V. Gallagher; David C. Hunt; Joseph C. Porter

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Joslyn Art Museum: 1984

Seller ID: 145138

ISBN: 0936364130

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 104 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. Exhibition catalog for art show of work produced when German Prince Maximilian of Wied travelled up the Missouri River with artist-illustrator Karl Bodmer in the 1830's. View more info

Image for Dead Tech: A Guide to the Archaeology of Tomorrow

Dead Tech: A Guide to the Archaeology of Tomorrow

By: Hamm, Manfred; Steinberg, Rolf, Robert Jungk;

Price: $45.95

Publisher: Random House, Inc.: 1983

Seller ID: 142468

ISBN: 0871563479

Condition: Fine


Oversize paperback book is in excellent condition with pictorial covers. 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 the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. Translated from the German edition, which was published under the title Tote Technik. Illustrated with full page black-and-white, some color photos of industrial waste, crunched buildings, piles of cars, airplane wrecking yards, rotting materials, and other decrepit artifacts of technological civilization. Squar... View more info

Victorian Earl in the Arctic: The Travels and Collections of the Fifth Earl of Lonsdale 1888-89

By: Hugh Cecil Lowther, Earl of Lonsdale; Shepard Krech

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Univ of Washington Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 144432

ISBN: 0295968826

Condition: Very Good


Book show very light use only. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows light shelf wear only, no tears. The second son of the 3rd Earl of Lonsdale, he succeeded his brother, the 4th Earl, in 1882. Lord Lonsdale was an avid sportsman and bon vivant and was known by some as "England's greatest sporting gentleman". He was a founding member of the National Sporting Club and he donated the original Lonsdale Belts for boxing. His name was later given to a clothing brand of boxing garments, worn by Muhammad Ali. After a scandal,... View more info

Image for Chiefly Feasts: The Enduring Kwakiutl Potlatch

Chiefly Feasts: The Enduring Kwakiutl Potlatch

By: Jonaitis, Aldona

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, WA, University of Washington Press: 1991

Seller ID: 144531

ISBN: 0295971150

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Previous owner's name cut out of half title page. Crease on rear cover. 10 1/4"w x 9 7/8"h. 300 pages. Many color and b&w photos. View more info

Image for Artificial Curiosities: Being an Exposition of Native Manufactures Collected on the Three Pacific Voyages of Captain James Cook

Artificial Curiosities: Being an Exposition of Native Manufactures Collected on the Three Pacific Voyages of Captain James Cook

By: Kaeppler, Adrienne L.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii, Bishop Museum Press: 1978

Seller ID: 145171

ISBN: 0910240248

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Creased spine. 294 pages. 9"w x 12"h. Exhibition catalog. View more info

Image for Lewis and Clark's America: A Voyage of Discovery; Lewis and Clark's America: A Contemporary Photo Essay (Two Volume Set)

Lewis and Clark's America: A Voyage of Discovery; Lewis and Clark's America: A Contemporary Photo Essay (Two Volume Set)

By: Macapia, Paul; Macapia, Mary;

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Seattle, Seattle Art Museum: 1976

Seller ID: 143647

Condition: Near Fine


Two volume set in slipcase. Slipcase shows wear and smudges. Books are Near Fine. Each volume is 8 1/8"w x 7 3/4"h. Exhibition catalogs. View more info

Image for Australian Aboriginal Culture

Australian Aboriginal Culture

By: McCarthy, F. D.

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Australian National Commission for Unesco: 1974

Seller ID: 144080

Condition: Very Good


Book shows light shelf wear only with some sticker residue on front cover. Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 48 page booklet with map at back outlining the subject with a large number of b&w photos. Sections include: Tribnal lands, men's way of life, women's way of life, dwellings, fire making, religion and ceremonies, magic and medicine, games and music, dress and ornament, watercraft, hunting and fighting, the boomerang, material possessions, stone tools, bone artifacts, trade and exchange, etc. Nice intro to the subject. View more info

Third Crop: A personal and historical journey into the photo albums and shoeboxes of the Slocan Valley 1800s to early 1940s, The

By: Rita Moir

Price: $16.50

Publisher: U.S.A., Sono Nis Press: 2011

Seller ID: 138645

ISBN: 1550391844

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. 175 pages, 180 b&w photos, maps, artifacts. View more info

Museology (New Images Book)

By: Ross, Richard; Mellor, David, Farmer, J. David; Plous, Phyllis Tucker, Marcia

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, Aperture Book: 1989

Seller ID: 139675

ISBN: 0893813761

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with light bumping to two page-end corners; covers in 1/4 purple cloth, gold print at spine. No other flaws. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, some sunning at upper spine, no tears. From the blurb inside d.j.: "The modern museum is both the showcase of our culture-and its cluttered attic. In this beautiful and at times hilarious book, prize-winning photographer Richard Ross examines thi... View more info

Image for Blackfeet: Artists of the Northern Plains : The Scriver Collection of Blackfeet Indian Artifacts and Related Objects, 1894-1990

Blackfeet: Artists of the Northern Plains : The Scriver Collection of Blackfeet Indian Artifacts and Related Objects, 1894-1990

By: Scriver, Bob

Price: $120.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Lowell Pr: 1991

Seller ID: 136506

ISBN: 093284538X

Condition: Fine


Brand new book in excellent condition in every respect. Still in shrinkwrap; unopened, unread. View more info

Image for Indian Punch-Out Masks: Six Masks

Indian Punch-Out Masks: Six Masks

By: Smith, A. G. ; Josie Hazen

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1993

Seller ID: 144650

ISBN: 0486274497

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Six colorful punch-out masks. View more info

Museum of Islamic Art; State Museums of Berlin Prussian Cultural Property

By: Staff

Price: $42.95

Publisher: Museum of Islamic Art:

Seller ID: 143953

Condition: 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. 200 page museum guide with full color photos & prints of the features of the museum covering 661 -- 1922 with map at back. Book is sectioned by room, including the Umayyads, Abbasids, Fatimids, Samanids, Seljuks, Ayyubids, Mamluks, Arabs, Berbers Mongols, Timurids, Spanish carpets, Palace of Mshatta, Sasanian art, Safavids, Mughals, later Ottomans, Aleppo room View more info

Image for From the Land: Two Hundred Years of Dene Clothing

From the Land: Two Hundred Years of Dene Clothing

By: Thompson, Judy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hull, Quebec, Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 1994

Seller ID: 144533

ISBN: 066014025X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover and corners. Many black and white photos. 134 pages. 9 1/4"w x 11"h. View more info

Image for From the Land: Two Hundred Years of Dene Clothing

From the Land: Two Hundred Years of Dene Clothing

By: Thompson, Judy

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Hull, Quebec, Canada, Canadian Museum of Civilization: 1994

Seller ID: 141226

ISBN: 066014025X

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Edge wear to cover and corners. Many black and white photos. 134 pages. 9 1/4"w x 11"h. View more info

Image for Wright Morris: Photographs & Words

Wright Morris: Photographs & Words

By: Wrigh, Morris t; James Alinder;

Price: $14.95

Publisher: The Friends of Photography: 1982

Seller ID: 141997

ISBN: 0933286317

Condition: Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 120 pages. 9 1/2"w x 11 3/4"h. Introduction by James Alinder. Black and white photos. Contains the essay, "Photography in My Life," by Wright Morris. "Wright Marion Morris was an American novelist, photographer, and essayist. He is known for his portrayals of the people and artifacts of the Great Plains in words and pictures, as well as for experimenting with narrative forms." [Wikipedia] View more info

Image for Arrowheads and Stone Artifacts: A Practical Guide for the Amateur Archaeologist

Arrowheads and Stone Artifacts: A Practical Guide for the Amateur Archaeologist

By: Yeager, C.G.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Pruett Press: 2000

Edition: 2

Seller ID: 145149

ISBN: 0871089122

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 226 pages. View more info