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Hohokam Indians of the Tucson Basin (Pamphlet)

Authors: Gregonis, Linda M. and Reinhard, Karl J. Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 1979 (First printing) and 1988 (4th printing) Binding: Paperback Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (RCL): Fair.  No marks, bends or folds.  Stapled binding tight but there is an approx. 2″ split on the spine, just below the upper staple.  Otherwise…

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The Loom and Its Prototypes (Pamphlet)

Author: Amsden, Charles (1899-1941) Publisher: American Anthropologist  (offprint) Pub Date: 1932 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Stapled text separated from cover.  Cover intact.  No tears.  Front cover has one long (approx. 8″) crease from top edge to side, and a second, smaller (approx. 2″) starting at side edge and ending in cover body.  Slight sun-fading to…

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Furniture of Spanish New Mexico

Author: Vedder, Alan C. Publisher: Sunstone Press Pub Date: 1977 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket.  Edge and corner wear.  Wear to foot of spine.  Previous owner’s name in ink on ffep.  Signed by the author on title page. Notes: Benches, tables, chairs, cabinets, shelves,…

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Tumacacori: From Rancheria to National Monument

Author: Bleser, Nicholas J. Publisher: Southwest Parks and Monuments Association Pub Date: Not dated (1989?) Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair. Ex-corporate library.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Library sticker taped to lower front cover corner at spine.  Inscribed by the author on title page.  Some edge and corner wear. Notes: More a history of…

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Handbook of Northern Arizona Pottery Wares

Authors: Colton, Harold Sellers (1881-1970) and Hargrave, Lyndon Lane (1896-1978) Publisher: Northern Arizona Society of Science and Art (Museum of Northern Arizona) Pub Date: 1937 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Without dust jacket.  Two previous owner’s names, one handwritten (with locational information) on front pastedown, one stamped…

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The Hohokam: Desert Farmers & Craftsmen: Snaketown, 1964-1965

Author: Haury, Emil W.  (1904-1992) Publisher: University of Arizona Press Pub Date: 1976 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by the author on title page.  Smudging to bottom text block.  Very light edge and corner wear. Notes: Warmly inscribed and dated in the year of publication on…

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Relation of “Bonito” Paleo-channels and Base-level Variations to Anasazi Occupation, Chaco Canyon, New Mexico

Authors: Force, Eric R.; Vivian, R. Gwinn; Windes, Thomas C. and Dean, Jeffrey S. Publisher: Arizona State Museum Pub Date: 2002 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Some pen marks and smudging to lower front cover.  Includes map in pocket at rear.  Inscribed by one of the authors…

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Anasazi Basketmaker: Papers from the 1990 Wetherill-Grand Gulch Symposium

Editor: Atkins, Victoria M. Publisher: Bureau of Land Management Pub Date: 1993 Binding: Paperback Condition: Fair.  Binding tight.  One approx. 4″ fold at lower front cover corner.  Front cover at spine foot has approx. 1/2″ tear, and lower rear cover at spine foot is starting to split (it’s not quite there but you can see…

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North Alaska Chronicles: Notes from the End of Time

Author: Campbell, John Martin (1927-2013) Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1998 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Spine slightly cocked.  Signed and inscribed by author/photographer.  Dust Jacket: Good.  Very light edge and corner wear. Notes:  Nunamiut anthropology.  Campbell asked the Nunamiut Eskimo Simon Peake…

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