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THE INDIANS OF MANHATTAN ISLAND AND VICINITY.
64pp. Illus. Wrps. #5th. edition. Fine copy. TS003.
$20.00
THE INDIANS OF THE WINNIPESAUKEE AND PEMIGEWASSET VALLEYS.
Franklin, New Hampshire:Towne and Robie Publishers.  1931.  2nd printing.  xv+67pp. Illustrated.  Hardbound. Front boards lightly soiled.  Paste-on illustration in very good condition. Spine ends and edge points lightly worn. Internally, no previous owners signatures but paper slightly age-toned, with several passages marked in pencil. Overall, a very good, tight copy
$95.00
THIRD ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, 1881-82.
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1884. 606pp. Illus. Hard bound. 1/4 leather. A very good, tight, clean copy. Includes Cyrus Thomas' NOTES ON CERTAIN MAYA AND MEXICAN MANUSCRIPTS; W. H. Dall's ON MASKS, LABRETS; AND CERTAIN ABORIGINAL CUSTOMS; Dr. Washington Matthews' NAVAJO WEAVERS; Rev. J. Owen Dorsey's OMAHA SOCIOLOGY; William H. Holmes' PREHISTORIC TEXTILE FABRICS OF THE UNITED STATES; and others. Postage extra because of weight. TS331.
$100.00
THIRTIETH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY TO THE SCRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, 1908-1909.
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1915. 453pp. Illus. Hard bound. Original cloth. A very good, tight, clean copy. Accompanying paper is Matilda Coxe Stevenson\'s ETHNOBOTANY OF THE ZUNI INDIANS. TS331.
$100.00
TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN  INSTITUTION, 1890-91.
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1894. 742pp. Hard bound. 1/4-leather. A very good, tight, clean, copy. Lacks loose map included in pocket of original edition. Includes REPORT ON THE MOUND EXPLORATIONS OF THE BUREAU OF ETHNOLOGY by Cyprus Thomas. TS331.
$100.00
TWENTIETH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE BUREAU OF AMERICAN ETHNOLOGY TO THE SECRETARY OF THE SMITHSONIAN INSTITUTION, 1898-99.
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1903. ccxxiv, 1-237pp. Extensively illustrated in color and black/white plates. Hard bound. 1/4-leather. A very good, tight, clean copy. Includes W. H. Holmes' ABORIGINAL POTTERY OF THE EASTERN UNITED STATES. TS331.
$125.00
ANTIQUITIES OF THE UPPER GILA AND SALT RIVER VALLEYS IN ARIZONA AND NEW MEXICO (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 35)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1907. First Edition. Olive green hardcover. 96pp. Illustrated with b/w photographs and a foldout map. Very Good condition. Light  shelfwear to boards. Contents are clean and unmarked, and the binding is strong. (cfm)
$30.00
HANDBOOK OF AMERICAN INDIAN LANGUAGES, Part 1 (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 40)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1911. First Edition. Olive green hardcover. vii+1069pp. Good+ condtion. Boards are moderately shelfworn with some age toning. Dust spots to front edge. Otherwise contents are clean and securely bound. Includes Athapascan, Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, Kwakiutl, Chinook, Maidu, Algonquian (Fox), Siouan (Dakota) and Eskimo.  (cfm)
$35.00
HANDBOOK OF THE INDIANS OF CALIFORNIA (Smithsonian Institution, Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 78)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1925. First Edition.  Olive green hardcovers. xviii+995pp. Illustrated with many photographs and maps; five maps are foldouts, and two foldout maps are tucked in a rear pocket.  Very Good condition. The boards are shelfworn and age toned. The contents are clean and without markings or foxing.  The maps are in very good shape and the binding is strong. "...a series of tribal descriptions...picturing as concretely as I might the customs of each of some 50 little nations...". (cfm)
$120.00
INDIAN TRIBES OF THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY AND ADJACENT COAST OF THE GULF OF MEXICO (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 43)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1911. First Edition. Olive green hardcover. 387pp. Heavily illustrated with b/w photographs and fold-out frontis map. Good+ condition. Boards shelfworn and bumped, with age toning to fabric. Dust spots to front edge, and moderate foxing to frontis map. Otherwise unmarked and clean internally, with a square and secure binding. "...the writer has attemped to furnish as complete an account of the history of each tribe and the ethnological facts concerning it..."  (cfm)
$35.00
MYTHS AND TALES OF THE SOUTHEASTERN INDIANS (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 88)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1929. First Edition. Olive green hardcover. x+275pp. Very Good condtion. Boards moderately shelfworn. Light dust spotting to edges. Contents are clean and unmarked, and the binding is square and tight. Stories of the Creek, the Hitchiti, the Alabama, the Koasati, and the Natchez. (cfm)
$40.00
NATIVE CEMETERIES AND FORMS OF BURIAL EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI  (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 71)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1920. First Edition. Olive green hardcover. 160pp+16pp plates. Very Good condition. Boards lightly shelfworn and spine a bit darkened. Light foxing to endpapers. Otherwise interior is clean and unmarked, and the binding is strong. (cfm)
$30.00
SUNDOWN
New York: Longmans, Green and Co.. 1934.  First Edition. Hardcover, no jacket. 312pp. Very Good- condition. Rust colored boards lightly worn with faint waterstains at top of spine/back not affecting interior; also slightly splayed and cocked. Binding is solid, interior is clean, unmarked and unfoxed. A nice first edtion copy of Mathews' groundbreaking novel dealing with issues of Native American traditions/values in a modern world.  (cfm)
$90.00
TLINGIT MYTHS AND TEXTS (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 39)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1909. First Edition. Olive green boards. vii+451pp. Very good condition. Boards moderately shelfworn, with slight age darkening of spine.Very light foxing to endpapers. Otherwise clean and unmarked with a strong binding. (cfm)
$30.00
UNWRITTEN LITERATURE OF HAWAII, THE SACRED SONGS OF THE HULA (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 38)
Washington: Government Printing Office. 1909. First Edition. Olive green boards. 288pp. Very Good condition. Boards moderately shelfworn; light dust spotting to front edge and light foxing to pages facing the glossy illustrations. Overall clean with secure binding. "...a collection of Hawaiian songs and poetic pieces that have done service from time immemorial as the stock supply of the hula." (cfm)
$40.00

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