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Coming Home to Eat: The Pleasures and Politics of Local Foods

Author: Nabhan, Gary Paul Publisher: Norton Pub Date: 2002 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  No tears, bends or folds.  All corners bumped.  Smudging to text block.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Corner wear.  Front cover top edge wear.  Some smudging. Notes: Inscribed by the author on title page.  “If you don’t know where your food comes from,…

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Wild Plants and Native Peoples of the Four Corners

Authors: Dunmire, William W. and Tierney, Gail D. Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1997 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Slight edge and corner wear.  Title on paper tape spine still easily readable Notes: Companion volume to “Wild Plants of the Pueblo Province” (Museum of NM…

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Recursos Naturales Renovables Y Pesca, Siglos XVI y XVII (Renewable Natural Resources and Fishing, 16th and 17th Centuries)

Author: Rostworowski de Diez Canseco, Maria  (1915-2016) Publisher: Instituto de Estudios Peruanos Pub Date: 1981 Binding: Paperback (with flaps) Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Peruvian bookstore stamp on title page.  One long line on both front and back covers, from top to bottom, where the flaps line up.  It’s not damaging…

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Voices of Counterculture in the Southwest

Editors: Loeffler, Jack and Davidson, Meredith Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 2017 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: As new.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Printed boards. Notes: I had a professor in college who used to call World War II “the late unpleasantries.”  For anyone in the military in the Vietnam era,…

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Here, Now, and Always: Voices of the First Peoples of the Southwest

Author: O’Donnell, Joan K. Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 2001 Binding: Hardcover Condition: As new.  Pristine. Notes:  A common-place book, based on an exhibit at the MIAC in Santa Fe.  This hardcover is part of a small, limited printing, designated for Museum donors, staff, and guests.  A balance sheet would suggest the…

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Inscriptions: Papers in Honor of Richard and Nathalie Woodbury

Editors: Wiseman, Regge N.; O’Laughlin, Thomas C., and Snow, Cordelia T. Publisher: Archaeological Society of New Mexico Pub Date: 2005 Binding: Paperback Condition: 3 copies: Copy 1: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  The only thing that keeps this volume from being Very Good is very slight corner wear.  Copy 2: Good. …

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Rio Grande Textiles: A New Edition of “Spanish Textile Traditions of New Mexico and Colorado”

Editor: Fisher, Nora Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1994 Binding: Paperback (with flaps) Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unused. Notes: Non-Indian weaving in the Rio Grande valley, including Mexico.  Essays by Ward Minge and Joe Ben Wheat, among others.

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Ute Indian Arts & Culture: From Prehistory to the New Millennium

Editor: Wroth, William Publisher: Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center Pub Date: 2000 Binding: Paperback, with flaps Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Scratches to rear cover. Notes: Exhibit catalog.  Beautifully designed.  The Ute are one of the Numic-speaking peoples, along with the Shoshone, the Paiute, Bannock and others.

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Navajo Sacred Places

Authors: Kelley, Klara Bonsack and Francis, Harris Publisher: Indiana University Press Pub Date: 1994 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Light edge and corner wear.  Smudging to bottom of text block.  Appears unused. Notes: You can’t go there.

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