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Yuman Tribes of the Gila River

Author: Spier, Leslie (1893-1961) Publisher: Dover Books Pub Date: 1978 (reprint edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s stamp on all three text blocks, and 3x on ffep.  Some light scuffing to covers.  Appears unused. Notes: First edition published in 1933.  Originally five Yuman tribes–Maricopa, Kaveltcadom,…

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The Pueblo of Sia, New Mexico

Author: White, Leslie A.  (1900-1975) Publisher: United States Government Printing Office Pub Date: 1962 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name and date on ffep..  Some scuffing to front and rear boards.  Light corner and edge wear.  Fold-out map in good condition, refolded and replaced correctly.  Gilt on…

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Ancestral Hopi Migrations

Author: Lyons, Patrick D. (1969-) Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 2003 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears.  Lower rear cover corner has approx. 1″ bend.  Light corner and edge wear.  Appears unused. Notes: Anthropological Papers of the University of Arizona Number 68.  “It is the premise of this study that…

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Unknown Mexico: A Record of Five Years’ Exploration Among the Tribes of the Western Sierra Madre; in the Tierra Caliente of Tepic and Jalisco; and Among the Tarascos of Michoacan (2 Volume Set)

Author: Lumholtz, Carl (1851-1922) Publisher: Charles Scribner’s Sons Pub Date: 1902 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Volume 1: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s bookplate on front pastedown.  Deckled edge pages foxing.  Top edge gilt.  Bottom corners bumped, starting to fray.  Spine foot worn, fraying.  Gilt on spine and front and…

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New Mexico Indians Pocket Handbook (Pamphlet)

Editor: Dutton, Bertha P. (1903-1994) Publisher: New Mexico Association on Indian Affairs Pub Date: 1948 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears.  Previous owner’s name in ink on upper front cover corner.  Lower front and rear cover corners each have approx. 1/4″ fold.  Dark smudge to front cover.  Some edge and corner wear.…

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The Indians of Colorado (Pamphlet)

Author: Hafen, LeRoy R.  (1893-1985) Publisher: The State Historical Society of Colorado Pub Date: 1952 Binding: Paprback Condition: Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Very light edge and corner wear. Notes: Pamphlet.  Hafen studied under Herbert Bolton at the University of California, Berkeley, spent 30 years as the Colorado State Historian,…

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Pueblos of New Mexico

Author: Pacheco, Ana Publisher: Arcadia Publishing Pub Date: 2018 Binding: Paperback Condition: As new Notes: One of Arcadia’s “Images of America” series.  Dozens of photographs, limited histories, of 18 of New Mexico’s pueblos, Acoma to Zuni.

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Cities of Gold: A Journey Across the American Southwest in Pursuit of Coronado (Book Club Edition)

Author: Preston, Douglas Publisher: Simon & Schuster Pub Date: 1992 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Light corner and edge wear. NOT price clipped (no price listed).  Some scuffing to rear cover. Notes: A thousand miles on horseback…Book Club edition.  A signed first edition of…

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Mug House: Mesa Verde National Park–Colorado

Author: Rohn, Arthur H. (1929-2015) Publisher: National Park Service Pub Date: 1971 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name on front pastedown.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Sun-fading to spine and upper front board.  Gilt on spine faded, but readable at the right angle.  Gilt on…

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