Indian

Rare and Used Books Discussing Indian Topics.

The Papago Indians of Arizona and Their Relatives The Pima (Pamphlet)

Author: Underhill, Ruth (1883-1984) Publisher: Bureau of Indian Affairs Pub Date: 1965 (Third printing) Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Slight sun-fading to front and rear covers at spine edge.  Very light edge and corner wear.  Appears unused. Notes:  I’m not quite sure who the market for this pamphlet…

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Mogollon Culture Prior to A.D. 1000

Author: Wheat, Joe Ben (1916-1997) Publisher: American Anthropological Association Pub Date: 1955 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  One approx. 8″ fold on upper front cover corner.  Head of spine chipped.  Lower rear cover corner has approx. 1″ fold.  One signature cut short along bottom edge, does not affect text.  Front cover partially…

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Homol’ovi: A Cultural Crossroads (Pamphlet)

Author: Walker, William H. Publisher: Arizona Archaeological Society Pub Date: 1996 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Light edge and corner wear. Notes: Pamphlet.  Homol’ovi is actually a collection of seven ancestral Hopi Pueblos, occupied between A.D. 1260-1400, though there is evidence of occupation as early as A.D. 620. …

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Comment on Jett’s “Pueblo Indian Migrations” (Pamphlet)

Author: Ellis, Florence H. (1906-1991) Publisher: American Antiquity (offprint) Pub Date: 1964 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Stapled binding tight, but wearing.  Lower front cover corner has approx. 2″ fold, with chip at lower cover edge.  Small triangular chip on front cover at edge.  Head of spine has approx. 2″ tear along spine edge.  Lower rear…

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Black Mesa: Survey and Excavation in Northeastern Arizona, 1968

Author: Gumerman, George J. Publisher: Prescott College Press Pub Date: 1970 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Ex-library (corporate).  Binding tight.  No tears.  Library tape and marking at spine foot.  Previous owner’s name stamped on upper front cover corner.  Rear cover and spine worn, spotted.  Foxing to rear cover.  Smudging, spotting to front cover.  Lower front cover…

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The Influence of the Horse in the Development of Plains Culture (Pamphlet)

Author: Wissler, Clark (1870-1947) Publisher: American Anthropology (offprint) Pub Date: 1914 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name in pencil on upper front cover corner.  One blue pencil mark on rear cover. Notes: Pamphlet.  Reprinted from the American Anthropologist (Vol. 16, No.1, January-March, 1914).  …

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Land-Use in the Ramah Area of New Mexico: An Anthropological Approach to Areal Study

Author: Landgraf, John L. (1914-2010) Publisher: Peabody Museum Pub Date: 1954 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, folds.  Previous owner’s name in in on upper cover.  One small crease at lower front cover corner.  Sun-fading to spine. Notes: Papers of the Peabody Museum Vol. XLII–No. 1.  Reports of the Ramah Project,…

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Gregorio, the Hand Trembler: A Psychobiological Personality Study of a Navaho Indian

Authors: Leighton, Alexander H. (1908-2007) and Leighton, Dorothea C. (1908-1992) Publisher: Peabody Museum Pub Date: 1949 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears.  Previous owner’s name in ink on upper front cover.  Lower front cover corner has approx. 1″ bend that extends through almost half the book.  Pages 29-32 have small  (approx.…

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Native Peoples of South America

Authors: Steward, Julian H. (1902-1972) and Faron, Louis C. (1923-2012) Publisher: McGraw Hill Pub Date: 1959 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name, date and locational information on front pastedown.  Without dust jacket (as issued?).   Some edge and corner wear.  Bottom corners bumped.  Smudging to bottom…

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