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Rare and Used Books Discussing Indian Topics.

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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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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Pot Luck: Adventures in Archaeology

Author: Lister, Florence C. Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1997 (second printing) Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread. Notes: Florence’s first book of her own, after the death of her husband and collaborator, Bob.

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Cycles of Conquest: The Impact of Spain, Mexico, and the United States on the Indians of the Southwest, 1533-1960

Author: Spicer, Edward H. (1906-1983) Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 1962 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s bookplate on inside front board.  Some smudging to lower text block.   Dust Jacket: Good.  Light corner and spine wear.  One small chip at lower front cover corner. …

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Hopi Bibliography

Author: Laird, W. David Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 1977 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No marks.  Lots of corner and cover wear.  This has actually been used, surprisingly. Notes: Almost 3000 entries, PLUS Title Index and Subject Index.  This is a damn good bibliography, if you’re into that.

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Ruins and Rivals: The Making of Southwest Archaeology

Author: Snead, James E. Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 2001 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.   A few pencil marks throughout.  Light corner and edge wear.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Very light edge wear. Notes: The historical development of archaeology in the southwest, from the 1890s to the…

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Prehistoric Perishables & Artifacts: From the Attic and Garage

Author: Owens, James W. Publisher: self-published Pub Date: 2019 (First edition)  This is a new book. Binding: Hardcover Condition: Very Good.  As new.  Dust Jacket in mylar. Notes: 200 copy limited edition.  I haven’t seen a book this pretty, this well done since Taos Artists and Their Patrons (Porter and Campbell, Snite Museum of Art,…

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The Mimbres: Art and Archaeology

Author: Fewkes, J. Walter (1850-1930) Publisher: Avanyu Publishing Pub Date: 1989 and 1993 (First printing and third printing) (Reprint edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (FL): Good.  First printing.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed on half-title page.  Light corner and edge wear.  Copy 2 (FL): Good.  Third printing.  Binding tight. …

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