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The Chaco Handbook: An Encyclopedic Guide

Authors: Vivian, R. Gwinn and Hilpert, Bruce Publisher: University of Utah Press Pub Date: 2002 Binding: Paperback Condition: Good.  Binding tight.  No tears.  Warmly inscribed by Vivian on title page.  Some corner and edge wear.  Pen mark to bottom of text block. Notes: Chaco A to Z, literally.  From the library of the late archaeologist…

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Weaving a World: Textiles and the Navajo Way of Seeing

Authors: Willink, Roseann S. and Zolbrod, Paul G. Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1996 (First edition) Binding: Paperback, with dust jacket Condition: 2 copies.  Copy 1 (DU): Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  “Signed” sticker to upper front cover.  Light edge wear.  Copy 2 (RCL):  Fair to Good.  Binding tight. …

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Father Eusebio Francisco Kino and His Missions of the Pimeria Alta: Book 1: The Side Altars

Authors: Cabat, Erni (1914-1994); Polzer, Charles W., S.J. (1930-2003); and Prezelski, Carmen Villa Publisher: Southwest Mission Research Center Pub Date: 1982 Binding: Paperback (pamphlet) Condition: Good.  Stapled binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Spine edge sun-faded. Notes: Signed by all 3 authors.  Bilingual, English and Spanish.  Translated by Prezelski.  Paintings of the side altars…

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Sun Father’s Way: The Kiva Murals of Kuaua

Author: Dutton, Bertha P.  (1903-1994) Publisher: University of New Mexico Press, School of American Research, and the Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1963 Binding: Hardcover (First edition) Condition: 3 copies.  Copy 1: Book: Good.  Binding tight.  No marks, tears, bends or folds.  Appears untouched.  Dust Jacket: Fair.  NOT price-clipped.  One approx. quarter-size water…

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The Frontier People: The Greater Southwest in the Protohistoric Period

Author: Riley, Carroll (1923-2017) Publisher: University of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1987 (reprint edition, revised and expanded) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Book: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Previous owner’s stamp multiple times on inside front board and on bottom of text block.  Very light edge and corner wear.  Dust Jacket:…

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Cowboys & Cave Dwellers: Basketmaker Archaeology in Utah’s Grand Gulch

Authors: Blackburn, Fred M. and Williamson, Ray A. Publisher: School of American Research (SAR) Pub Date: 1997 Binding: Paperback, with flaps Condition: Fair to Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by one author to the previous owner on the half-title page.  Spine and rear spine edge sun-faded.  Light edge and corner wear.…

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From This Earth: The Ancient Art of Pueblo Pottery

Author: Peckham, Stewart Publisher: Museum of New Mexico Press Pub Date: 1990 Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good. Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Incised front cover.  Dust jacket: Fair to Good.  Several chips to upper edges, front and back.  Some edge wear (wrinkling).  In mylar. Notes: Signed by the author on the title page.

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An Introduction to the Study of the Maya Hieroglyphs (Signed by the Author)

Author: Morley, Sylvanus Griswold (1883-1948) Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Pub Date: 1915 (First edition) Binding: Hardcover Condition: Good to Very Good.  Binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Inscribed by the author.  Some light foxing to a few pages, nothing serious. Notes: Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 57.  Inscribed by Morley ““To Edith S Clements –…

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The Escalante Project: A Class II Cultural Resource Inventory of Preference Right Coal Lease Tracts in South Central Utah

Authors: Kearns, Timothy M. and Kemrer, Meade F. Publisher: ESCA-Tech Corporation Pub Date: 1982 Binding: Paperback (post and stick) Condition: Fair to Good.  Post and stick binding tight.  No tears, bends or folds.  Partial title and author’s names hand-written on spine. Notes: ROUGH DRAFT.  Photocopy.  Probably one of a number of Rough Drafts.  Has corrections,…

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