Libraries and Collections

Titles from purchased libraries and collections.

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: 3 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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Treasured Earth: Hattie Cosgrove’s Mimbres Archaeology in the American Southwest

Author: Davis, Carolyn O’Bagy Publisher: Sanpete Publications Pub Date: 1995 (First edition) Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (FL): Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  One approx. quarter (25 cents) size half-circle mark on cover.  Spine and rear spine-edge sun-faded.  Copy 2 (SR): Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, folds.  Signed by the…

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From This Earth: The Ancient Art of Pueblo Pottery

Author: Peckham, Stewart  (1927-2018) Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1990 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, folds.  Light corner, edge and spine wear.  Front cover corners, both upper and lower, have very small bends. Notes:  “Stewart Peckham…is probably among the world’s two or three most knowledgeable typologists of Southwestern…

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The Ancient Southwestern Community: Models and Methods for the Study of Prehistoric Social Organization

Editors: Wills, W.H. (Wirt Henry)  and Leonard, Robert D. Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1994 (first edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1:  Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Previous owner’s name in ink on half-title page.   Appears unused.  Copy 2 (SR): Good.  Binding…

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Recent Research in Mogollon Archaeology

Editors: Upham, Steadman (1949-2017); Plog, Fred (1944-1992); Batcho, David G. (1942-2005); and Kauffman, Barbara E. Publisher: The University Museum, New Mexico State University Pub Date: 1984 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears. Lower front cover corner has approx. 1″ fold. Notes: Occasional Papers, Number 10.  Conference papers from the Second…

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Myths and Tales of the Chiricahua Apache Indians

Author: Opler, Morris Edward Publisher: Kraus Reprints Pub Date: 1976 (Reprint edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good. No marks, tears, bends or folds. Binding tight. No dust jacket, as issued.  Gilt on spine still sharp, easily readable. Notes: This is the reprint of the original 1942 edition, published by the American Folkore Society.  The Chiricahua were…

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Orayvi Revisited: Social Stratification in an “Egalitarian” Society

Author: Levy, Jerrold E.  (1930- Publisher: School of American Research Press Pub Date: 1992 Binding: Hardcover Condition: 3 copies.  Copy 1 (DU): Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears unread.  Dust Jacket: Fair.  One approx. 1″ tear at lower rear edge.  One approx. 1/4″ tear at upper front edge.  Edge and…

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Processual Archaeology: Exploring Analytical Strategies, Frames of Reference, and Cultural Process

Editor: Johnson, Amber L. Publisher: Praeger Pub Date: 2004 Binding: Cloth Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by the editor to previous owner on half-title page.  Without dust jacket, as issued.  Upper corners bumped.  The gutters between the spine and front and rear boards are misshapen.  Does not affect…

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Dynamics of Southwest Prehistory

Editors: Cordell, Linda (1943-2013) and Gumerman, George A. Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press Pub Date: 1989 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Fair. Light staining to portion of text block. No tears, bends or folds. Binding tight. Dust Jacket: Fair. Scuffing to cover, bumping to corners and spine edges. Notes:  For a biography of Linda Cordell…

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Cultural Choice and Technological Consequences: Constraint of Innovation in the Late Prehistoric Copper Smelting Industry of Cerro Huaringa, Peru

Author: Epstein, Stephen Matheson Publisher: Department of Anthropology, University of Pennsylvania Pub Date: 1993 Binding: Paperback (post & stick) Condition: Fair to Good.  Post and stick binding tight, no broken pieces.  Clear plastic front and rear covers.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Some smudging to lower text block. Partial title and author’s name  hand…

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Moche Art of Peru: Pre-Columbian Symbolic Communication

Author: Donnan, Christopher B. Publisher: Museum of Cultural History (UCLA) Pub Date: 1978  (reprint edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  As new.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Some edge and corner wear.  Now in mylar. Notes: Exhibit catalog.   Inscribed by the author to previous owner…

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Anthropological Papers #103: Sudden Shelter

Authors: Jennings, Jesse D. (1909-1997) ; Schroedl, Alan R.; and Holmer, Richard N. (1945-) Publisher: University of Utah Press Pub Date: 1980 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  No folds.  Previous owner’s name and date on inside front cover.  Several markings on bottom text block–it looks like somebody let their 2 year old loose with…

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Southwestern New Mexico Research Reports, Number 5: The Riverside Site, Grant County, New Mexico

Author: Baker, Gayla S. Publisher: Department of Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University Pub Date: 1971 Binding: Paperback (stapled) Condition:  Copy 1 (LC): Fair. Ex-library copy, with the usual stamps, markings and labels. 2nd previous owner’s stamp on front cover. Smudging to cover (rubbing up against a red book). Bumping to corners. Stapled binding tight. Notes: …

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Southwestern New Mexico Research Reports, Number 8: Chipped Stone from the 1967 Mimbres Area Survey, Part II

2 copies. Copy 1 Condition: Fair. One large crease to upper front cover corner. Title inked on spine. Smudging, bumping to covers. No marks, tears.
Copy 2 Condition: Fair. Previous owner’s name stamped on cover. Smudging to covers. No marks, tears, bends or folds. One staple covered by a piece of tape.
Tables, tables, tables. Not a readable volume unless you like tables.

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Southwestern New Mexico Research Reports Number 3: The Hermanas Ruin, Luna County, New Mexico

Author: Fitting, James E. Publisher: Department of Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University Pub Date: 1971 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight, no rust marks.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s stamp on upper front cover corner.  Some edge and corner wear. Notes: Southwestern New Mexico Research Reports Number 3.  Partial excavation…

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Southwestern New Mexico Research Reports, Number 8: Chipped Stone from the 1967 Mimbres Area Survey (2 Volume Set)

Author: Fitting, James E. Publisher: Department of Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University Pub Date: 1972 Binding: Paperback (stapled) Condition: Volume 1: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight, no rust marks.  No tears, bends.  Previous owner’s stamp on upper front cover corner.  One approx. 1″ wrinkle on lower rear cover edge at spine, extends through last…

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Inscription House: Two Research Reports

Author: Ward, Albert E. Publisher: The Northern Arizona Society of Science and Art (Museum of Northern Arizona) Pub Date: 1975 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears.  One approx. 2″ fold at upper front cover corner.  One approx. 3″ fold at upper rear cover corner.  Previous owner’s first name in pencil on…

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Artifacts, Shrines and Pueblos: Papers in Honor of Gordon Page

Editors: Duran, Meliha S. and Kirkpatrick, David T. Publisher: Archaeological Society of New Mexico Pub Date: 1994 Binding: Paperback Condition: 3 copies.  Copy 1(LC): Good to Very Good. Very slight edgewear to cover, otherwise very good. No marks, tears, bends or folds. Binding tight.  Copy 2 (FL): Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or…

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