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In the House of Stone and Light: A Human History of the Grand Canyon

Author: Hughes, J. Donald (1932-2019) Publisher: Grand Canyon Natural History Association Pub Date: 1978 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends.  Previous owner’s name and locational information on ffep.  Lower front cover corner has approx. 1/2″ fold.  Edge and corner wear.  Scuffing to cover. Notes: 4000 years of human history at/in/around…

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Archaeological Investigations on Black Mesa: The 1969-1970 Seasons

Authors: Gumerman, George J.; Westfall, Deborah; and Weed, Carol S. Publisher: Prescott College Press Pub Date: 1972 Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (V): Good. Previous owner’s name in ink on inside front cover, and stamped on title page.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Edge and corner wear.  Copy 2(LC): Fair.  Ex-library…

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Pyramids of Tucume: The Quest for Peru’s Forgotten City

Author: Heyerdahl, Thor (1914-2002); Sandweiss, Daniel H., and Narváez, Alfredo Publisher: Thames and Hudson Pub Date: 1995 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s signature in ink on ffep.  Gilt on front board and spine sharp, easily readable.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Very light edge wear.  In mylar. Notes:…

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Manual de Arqueologia Peruana (Manual of Peruvian Archaeology)

Author: Doig, Federico Kauffmann (1928-) Publisher: Ediciones PEISA Pub Date: 1983 (8th edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No tears.  Previous owner’s name in ink on ffep.  Lots of cover, corner and edge wear.  Front cover has approx. 1/2″ tear at bottom edge.  Scuffing to covers.  Rear cover has approx. 2″ bend at upper…

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Pre-Columbian Cities

Author: Hardoy, Jorge E.  (1926-1993) Publisher: Walker Publishing Pub Date: 1973 (first English edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book:  Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name in ink on ffep.  Slight wear to bottom edges.  Smudging to bottom of text block.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  Edge and corner wear. …

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Huánuco Pampa: An Inca City and its Hinterland

Authors: Morris, Craig (1939-2006) and Thompson, Donald E. (1931-) Publisher: Thames and Hudson Pub Date: 1985 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name in ink on ffep.  Corner wear.  Wear to head and foot of spine.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Light corner and edge wear.  Smudging to pictorial…

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First Penthouse Dwellers of America

Author: Underhill, Ruth M. (1883-1984) Publisher: William Gannon Pub Date: 1976 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Sticker residue to front cover corner.  Cover and edge wear. Notes: First paperback reprint of the 1938 Augustin hardcover edition  (see https://joethebookguy.com/shop/archaeology/first-penthouse-dwellers-of-amer/)  Indians of the Cliff Dwellings.  

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Painted Reflections: Isomeric Design in Ancestral Pueblo Pottery

Authors: Ortman, Scott G. and Traugott, Joseph Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 2018 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition:  Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  As new.  Printed boards.  Dust Jacket: Good to Very Good.  As new.  In mylar Notes: Isomeric.  The white space is as…

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Life in the Pacific of the 1700s: The Cook/Forster Collection of the Georg August University of Göttingen

Editors: Little, Stephen and Ruthenberg, Peter Publisher: Honolulu Academy of the Arts Pub Date: 2006 Binding: Paperback, with flaps Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds. Notes: Apparently this is a reprint edition of an exhibit catalog from 1998, “James Cook: Gifts and Treasures from the South Seas, The Cook/Forster Collection, Göttingen”…

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