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Notes on the Ethnobotany of the Keres (Pamphlet)

Author:  White, Leslie A.  (1900-1975) Publisher: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts and Letters Pub Date: 1945 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name in upper corner front cover.   Lower rear corner has approx. 1/4″ fold.  Light edge and corner wear. Notes: Pamphlet.  Offprint.  Reprinted from…

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The Wetherills of the Mesa Verde: Autobiography of Benjamin Alfred Wetherill

Author: Wetherill, Benjamin Alfred  (1861-1950) Editor: Fletcher, Maurine S. Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson University Press Pub Date: 1977 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Silver gilt on spine still sharp, easily readable.  Light edge and corner wear.  Smudging to top and bottom text blocks.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  NOT…

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Cochiti: A New Mexico Pueblo, Past and Present

Author: Lange, Charles H. (1917-2003) Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1990 Binding: Paperback Condition:  Fair.  Binding tight.  Lower front cover corner at spine has approx. 1/2″ tear.  Lower front cover corner has approx. 2″ fold.  Lower front cover edge worn.  Remainder mark on bottom text block.  Covers worn and scuffed.  Spine creased.…

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American Indian Pottery: An Identification and Value Guide

Author: Barry, John W. Publisher: Books Americana Pub Date: 1981 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Fair to Good. Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Some wear to head and foot of spine.  Light edge and corner wear.  Gilt on spine and front board still sharp, easily readable.  Dust Jacket:  Fair.  NOT price-clipped. …

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Inca Religion & Customs

Author: Cobo, Father Bernabe (1582-1657) Publisher: University of Texas Press Pub Date: 1990 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears.  A wrinkle along lower front cover edge.  Edge and corner wear. Notes: Cobo is most well-known for “History of the Inca Empire”.   This volume “…provides a vast amount of data on…

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Excavation of Burial Mounds in Ngorongoro Crater (Pamphlet)

Author: Leakey, M.D.  (Mary Douglas) (1913-1996) Publisher: Tanzania Notes and Records Pub Date: 1966 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears, folds.  There is a name and address information on the inside front cover.  I know this was probably a guide or person associated with showing tourists/archaeologists around, based on information…

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The Pueblo of San Felipe (Pamphlet)

Author: White, Leslie A.  (1900-1975) Publisher: American Anthropological Association Pub Date: 1932 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight but worn.  Previous owner’s blindstamp on ffep.  Handwriting on front cover.  Lower front cover corner at spine foot has approx. 1 ½” tear.  Upper front cover edge at spine head has trianglular chip missing.  Upper front cover…

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Governing at Taos Pueblo

Author: Smith, M. Estellie  (1930-2005) Publisher: Eastern New Mexico University Pub Date: 1969 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Ex-library.  “Property of …” stamped on front cover.  Second previous owner’s name hand-written on upper corner title page.  Two pencil marks on page 2.  Slight wear to front and rear covers.  Light edge and corner wear.  No tears,…

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Diné: A History of the Navajos

Author: Iverson, Peter Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 2002 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Some smudging to side text block.  Dust Jacket: Fair to Good.  NOT price clipped (no price indicated).  Spine head has slight chipping.  Light edge and corner wear. Notes: This is…

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