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1 Conzemius, Eduard ETHNOGRAPHICAL SURVEY OF THE MISKITO AND SUMU INDIANS OF HONDURAS AND NICARAGUA BAE Bulletin 106
Washington, D. C. Government Printing Office 1932 Hardcover 
This is a softcover book without a dust jacket. Soft sage green paper form the wrappers. The book is tightly bound and without wear except for the cover that has a short closed tear, three spots and a corner crease. The spine is printed with the title and logo and is slightly lightened in tone. A former owner name is neatly written in ink on the top right corner. The interior pages are all clean and crisp. Text, some photos in half tone grays, Glossary, Bibliography, Index. ; 8vo; 191 pages  
Price: 29.00 USD
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2 Gates, William E. COMMENTARY UPON THE MAYA-TZENTAL PEREZ CODEX With a Concluding Note Upon the Linguistic Problem of the Maya Glyphs
Cambridge, MA Published By The Peabody Museum 1910 First Edition Softcover 
This is a softcover original booklet published in November, 1910 - 64 pages from the Papers of the Peabody Museum of American Archaeology and Ethnology (at) Harvard University. The plain brown paper covers show some chipping at the top and bottom of the spine and there is a round shadow from a sticker that was on the wrapper cover. There is a touch of faint discoloring. The interior pages are very clean - the book has not been read - the pages are uncut at the fold or the paper. The fore-edges are untrimmed. The title page is printed on the cover. All text, except for some in-text glyphs and two pages from the Perez Codex. In general, the booklet has been well cared for. ; 8vo; 64 pages  
Price: 39.00 USD
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3 Hanson, Lawrence and Elizabeth VERLAINE: FOOL OF GOD
New York, NY Thomas Y. Crowell Co. 1957 First Edition Hardcover with no dust jacket  
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket The book has a tight binding and clean covers. The title in gilt on the cover and and spine is bright. There are a few very small spots on the bottom fore edges of the book. The interior is clean and without marks or writing. The dust jacket is unclipped. There is light wear and discoloring along the edges of the jacket. The cover is now protected in a see-through, removable jacket cover. ; 8vo; 394 pages  
Price: 20.00 USD
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4 Hewett, Edgar L. THE CHACO CANYON AND ITS MONUMENTS
Albuequerque. NM The Unviversity Of New Mexico 1936 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket  
Ex-library book in hardcover with fine contents after table of contents. The exterior of the book has no markings and is in a deep blue cloth cover with gilt design and titles. The front end paper and table of contents have modest library markings. There is a library stamp on the bottom edges. The contents are very clean and appear to be un-referenced. ; 8vo  
Price: 75.00 USD
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5 Malik, Kenan THE MEANING OF RACE Race, History and Culture in Western Society
New York New York University Press 1996 0814755534 / 9780814755532 First Edition Softcover Fine with no dust jacket  
Fine softcover book appears to be unread, unused. Tight binding, no creases, no marks, no writing, no bent corners, no spots. ; 8vo  
Price: 24.00 USD
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6 Middleton, John (Editor) MAGIC, WITCHCRAFT, AND CURING
Garden Cithy, NY The Natural History Press 1967 First Edition Hardcover 
This is a Review Copy of a hardcover book in a dust jacket. A Review Slip is laid in dated 1967. The book is tight, bright, and very clean. There are no marks or writing. There is no wear. It appears to be unread. The dust jacket is equally clean and crisp. It is unclipped, but there is a crease on the inside of the flap corner and a touch of corner wear with a faint hint of fading on the spine.. ; 8vo; 346 pages  
Price: 17.00 USD
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7 Mingay, G. E. THE VICTORIAN COUNTRYSIDE
London Routledge & Kegan Paul Co. 1981 0710007353 / 9780710007353 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Very Good- dust jacket 
This is Volume 2 of a two book set. It is a First Edition hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book is in fine condition. As new in a beige cloth binding. Tight, bright, crisp, and clean. There are no marks or writing. The jacket is also crisp and clean, however, there are some fade marks on the front and back panels and the jacket flap has been clipped of the price. . The book is heavy in a strong binding with heavy pages. The book is taller and wider than a normal sized book. It may require extra postage if mailed internationally. The book illustrated in part with black and white photos and drawings. ; 4to; 702 pages 
Price: 34.00 USD
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8 Newcomb, Franc Johnson NAVAHO FOLK TALES
Santa Fe, NM Museum Of Navaho Ceremonial Art Inc. 1967 Hardcover 
This is a Signed First Edition hardcover book without a dust jacket. The book is well read with some finger smudges in various places throughout the book. It is little special because of the signature. The binding is tight, there is a touch of spotting to the cover. There are two former owner names on the front pasted down end paper. The signature of Newcomb is on the front free end paper. The covers are pictorial and are now protected in a see-through, removable acetate cover which makes the book look quite crisp and shiny. There are black and white and some color illustrations throughout the book. ; Drawings; 8vo; 203 pages; Signed by Author  
Price: 35.00 USD
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9 Shukman, Henry SONS OF THE MOON A Journey in the Andes
New York, NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1989 0684192047 / 9780684192048 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket  
This is a first edition hardcover with a dust jacket. The pages and end papers are free of writing and marks except for a former owner gift note on the dedication page. The corners are clean and straight. The price clipped jacket is bright and clean, though there is a little ripple to the top edge, but without edge wear.. ; 8vo  
Price: 15.00 USD
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10 Swanton, John R. THE INDIANS OF THE SOUTHEASTERN UNITED STATES Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology - Bulletin 137
Washington, D C United States Government Printing Office 1946 Softcover Very Good+ 
This is a paper covered book in very good plus condition. The binding is tight. The covers are very clean. The interior is very clean. There are no marks or writing. There is an edge crease at the bottom corner and a slight curl to the rear corner pages plus the start of some discoloration on the spine. This book has 9 43 pages and 107 plates and is quite heavy - it may require extra postage if shipped by air. There are fold out maps and charts. The plates illustrate by photo and drawings. The index is thorough. This book has been well cared for.; 8vo; 943+ pages 
Price: 135.00 USD
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11 Van Den Haag, Ernest THE JEWISH MYSTIQUE
New York, NY Stein And Day 1969 Fourth Edition 
This is a hardcover book in a dust jacket. The book has a tight binding, very clean covers and pages, no marks or writing, but it has a slightly bumped upper corners. The unclipped dust jacket is crisp and clean, but with some edge wear and a very short closed tear. 
Price: 17.00 USD
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