Signed by the Author

Rare books and publications signed by the author.

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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Indians of the American Southwest

Author: Dutton, Bertha P. (1903-1994) Publisher: Prentice Hall Pub Date: 1975 Binding: Hardcover Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (DU): Book: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Some edge wear to lower front and rear edges.  Wear to foot of spine.  Inscribed by the author on ffep.  Some marginalia.   Dust Jacket: Fair…

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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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Forgotten Vilcabamba: Final Stronghold of the Incas

Author: Lee, Vincent R. (1938-) (Semper Fi) Publisher: Six Pac Manco Publishing Pub Date: 2000 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by the author to previous owner on half-title page.  Smudging to bottom of text block.  Appears unread. Notes: Lee is one of those guys like LeVan Martineau whose…

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Pueblos, Spaniards, and the Kingdom of New Mexico

Author: Kessell, John L.  (1936-) Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press Pub Date: 2008 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Light sunning (no pun intended) to upper front board edge.  Dust Jacket: Good to Very Good.  As new.  Warmly inscribed by the author to previous owner on half-title…

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Magic in Clay: Artistic Miniatures of the American Southwest (Pamphlet)

Authors: Harris, Norman  ( d. 2012) and Harris, Bernice ( d. 2007) Publisher: University of Nebraska State Museum Pub Date: No date (1991?) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by one of the authors on inside front cover.    One spot of glue (?) on rear cover.  …

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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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Secret of the Ancient Kivas (Pamphlet)

Author: Henderson, E.P.  (Edward Porter)  (1898-1992, Semper Fi) Publisher: Mesa Publishing Group Pub Date: 1978 Binding: Paperback (pamphlet) Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s name on inside front cover.  Sticker mark and what looks like two tape marks to front cover (see photo).   Light edge and corner wear.…

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The Southwestern Journals of Adolph F. Bandelier, 1880-1882

Editors: Lange, Charles H. (1917-2003) and Riley, Carroll L. (1923-2017) Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1966 Binding: Hardcover (First edition) Condition: Good. Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket.  Signed by one of the editors on half-title page.  Bumping to corners, especially bottom front corner.  Light edge wear.  One…

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