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Rare and Used Books on Archaeological Topics.

Archeological Explorations in Northeastern Arizona

Authors: Kidder, Alfred Vincent (1885-1963) and Guernsey, Samuel J.  (1868-1936) Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Pub Date: 1919 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Lots of edge wear (from being kept in a box and never touched, never moved).  Wear to head and foot of spine.  One small spot (?) on…

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Early Man in America: Readings from Scientific American

Author/Editor: None cited Publisher: W.H. Freeman Pub Date: 1973 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears.  One crease at upper front corner extends through entire volume, probably dropped on that corner.  Two creases on lower rear cover corner, smaller interior crease extends from pp. 68-93 (last page).  Some scuffing to spine edges. Notes:…

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Lindenmeier: A Pleistocene Hunting Society

Author: Wilmsen, Edwin N. (1932-) Publisher: Harper & Row Pub Date: 1974 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Pencil markings throughout.  Some edge and corner wear. Notes: The Lindenmeier Site is located in northern Colorado, near the Colorado/Wyoming state line.  It was discovered in 1924.  According to Frank H.H. Roberts,…

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The Great Kivas of Chaco Canyon and Their Relationships

Authors: Vivian, Gordon (1908-1966)  and Reiter, Paul (1909-1953) Publisher: School of American Research Pub Date: 1960 (First edition), 1965 (Second printing), 1972 (Third printing) Condition:  3 copies.  Copy 1 (FL-First printing): Poor to Fair.  Binding tight.  Previous owner’s name on front cover and on title page.  Water (?) marks to front cover, lower text block…

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Papers on the Archaeology of Black Mesa, Arizona

Editors: Gumerman, George J. and Euler, Robert C. (1924-2002, Semper Fi) Publisher: Southern Illinois University Press Pub Date: 1976 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Scuffing to rear cover.  Appears unused. Notes: Third volume in the Black Mesa series.  Hard-core archaeology along a coal slurry pipeline–58 sites recorded, six…

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Pipeline Archaeology: Reports of Salvage Operations in the Southwest on El Paso Natural Gas Company Projects 1950-1953

“It is the first published report on the procedures and results of mechanized archaeology, of the sort that has recently been pursued in anticipation of the destructive activities of highway building and pipeline laying.”  American Antiquity, Volume 23, Issue 2, Part 1, October 1957 (pp. 199-200)

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The Cohonina Culture of Northwestern Arizona

Author: McGregor, John C. Publisher: University of Illinois Press Pub Date: 1951 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  “Contribution” sticker on title page.  Light edge and corner wear.  Upper front cover corner at spine edge has approx. 1/2″ tear.  Some smudging to upper front cover at spine…

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Sandstone Hill Pueblo Ruin: Cibola Culture in Catron County New Mexico

Author: Barnett, Franklin Publisher: Self-published (Distributed by Albuquerque Archaeological Society) Pub Date: 1974 Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (V): Fair to Good.  Previous owner’s name in ink on inside front cover, and stamped on title page.  Small tear (approx. 1/4″) at top of title page and p. iii of introduction.  Copy 2 (BRU):…

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Tonque Pueblo: A Report of Partial Excavation of an Ancient Pueblo IV Indian Ruin in New Mexico.

Author: Barnett, Franklin Publisher: Albuquerque Archaeological Society Pub Date: 1969 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Paper tape binding tight, only slight wear at head of spine.  No tears, bends or folds.  One small smudge/spot (about the size of a pencil eraser) on front cover.  Very light edge and corner wear.  Smudging to bottom text block. Notes:…

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