London: Published by Author, 1848. Fourth and Second Editions. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; Rebound in uniform 1/4 black leather, black cloth boards, gilt lettering on title label, volume numbered in gilt; housed in a VG black slipcase; Hand made marbled endpapers; Volume 1 is a fourth edition and volume 2 is second edition; Slipcase has some minor wear; Books have minimal shelf wear with some bumping on the corners; Binding tight; Text block age-toned, as is typical, with only minor wear; with numerous illustrations; TC Consignment; shelved case 1.
Nice, France: C. Szwedzicki, 1936. 127/750. Large booklet; Folio; Good; booklet has 15 pages; exterior of booklet shows moderate soiling; some chipping to edges; rear of booklet signed by publisher; disbound plates with age toned tissue guards separators; this volume only; 50 reproductions in color from specimen in the famous Collection of the Indian Arts Fund; exteriors show slight age toning, mainly toward edges; some plates have chips to edges.
Toronto: The Champlain Society, 1962. Limited Edition, #563/725. tall 8vo., 410 pp., i-xv pp., VG; red cloth boards, gold lettering to spine; rounding to spine, bumping to tail; bright gilt top, mild wear to text-block; dark brown discoloration to fore-edge of gilt top; mild age-toning to text-block; ex-library: embossed stamp "Library of Giancarlo Cavagna [GAC] with "03" in blue ink to half-title page; embossed "University of Western Ontario London Library" stamp to title page and p. 101; faded "U.W.O. LIBRARY" stamp to all sides of text-block, though most visible to gilt top; very occasional stains/waving to interior, text affected yet clear and legible; marginalia in pencil mostly to pp. xiv-xv; No. 563 of 725 numbered copies; shelved case 1.
New York: American Bible Society, 1878. First Edition. Octavo, 445 pages; G+; bound in blind-stamped black cloth, gilt lettering to spine; some wear and rubbing to boards, especially along hinges; newspaper stain on pages 402/403; mild foxing to endpapers; name written on second free endpaper; YF consignment; shelved case 10;.
Edinburgh: John Grant, 1934. New Edition. 8vos., 2 volumes; VG; bound in dark blue cloth, spines have gilt lettering; mild bumping to lower corners; embossed illustration on front cover featuring two Native American riders; mild wear to heads and tails of spines; slight age-toning to pages; some foxing to endpapers; Volume 2 has 50 plates. Volume 3 has 23 plates and 2 maps, color plates with tissue paper guards; shelved case 1.
Cleveland: The Burrows Brothera Company, 1907. Limited Edition. 4to., 616pp.; VG-; 3/4 bound in brown leather with broen cloth boards, spine paneled brown with gilt lettering, reads 'Heckwelder Narrative'; moderate bumping and wear to corners, boards, spine; cracking along edges of tail of spine; top edge of text block gilt, others deckled; of a limited edition of 160 copies, this is number 88; ex library, Catholic University of America. stamp on title page, pp 79, possibly others, stamp on title page covered with another stamp stating 'released by Catholic University of America', release stamp also on verso of title page; frontispiece protected with printed tissue guard; 10 illustrations, including frontispiece; brown endpapers.
1926. First Edition. 8vo., 118pp.; VG; spine green with gilt stamped lettering, states 'James W. Parker 1845'; this volume has been rebound in hardcover to allow the incorporation of Chapter 1 from the 1845 edition; writing in blue ink of page three first page of chapter one to explain incorporation; the 1926 reprint did not include chapter one, and the page numbering reflects that some few pages have tape; some few pages have small pieces of tape attached; RARE; shelved case 1.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1913. First Edition. Large Octavo, 231 pages; G+; bound in publisher's brown cloth, pictorial imagery and black-outlined gilt lettering to spine and front board; fraying to head and tail of spine, rubbing and fraying to corners; signs of repair to spine; top edge of text block gilt; name and date to ffep; Contains 80 photogravures by Rodman Wanamaker; shelved case 1.
Kent, OH: Volair Limited, 1980. Limited Edition. Quarto; VG/No Jacket; Red leather spine with gilt lettering; Full leather bound; Cover has gilt designs front and rear; Covers show only slight rubbing to edges and near spine, some edge wear; Bound-in silk bookmark; All edges gilt; Binding is tight; Text block is pristine; NOTE: Book is signed by St. Clair and is numbered 23 of 250; 87 pp. Shelved in Case #11.
New York: Arno Press, 1969 . Facsimile reprints [including maps]. VOLS. 1-7: 8vos., VG/no DJs; HCs, green cloth boards with gold lettering to spines and front boards; bumping to head and tail of spines, particularly to tail of Vol. 1; mild shelfwear to text-blocks, e.g., age-toning to top edges of text-blocks; frontispieces; VOL. 8: pamphlet with all 54 maps (facsimile reprints) housed in green cloth-covered clam-shell case (moderate shelfwear to case); pamphlet and maps in VG+ condition; second printing of De Voto's introduction [orig. 1953]; shelved above Literary Criticism/Hardcover Fiction.
Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo and Co., 1851. First Edition. 8vo., 703pp.; VG; spine black with gilt lettering, bound in black cloth; mild shelfwear, including a small amount of rubbing, peeling to corners, wear to head and tail of spine; small ex-libris stamp on front pastedown; mild foxing; shelved case 1.
Kent: Volair Limited, 1978. Limited Edition, #4083/5000. Octavos, 2 volumes; VG; bound in full brown leather, gilt stamping and lettering to boards and spines; housed in a VG brown cloth-covered slipcase; all edges of text blocks gilt; silk endpapers; includes publisher's letter and unused bookplate; shelved above Anthropology.
New York: Harper & Row, 1975. First Edition, Sixth Printing. Octavo, 212 pages, [1 page], VG/G+; white DJ, black lettering: moderate creasing/scratching/mild rubbing to covers, closed tearing to head and corners, "$4.95" to front flap, DJ protected by mylar; quarter-bound, dark orange cloth spine, matte gray paper boards, silver lettering to spine: mild bumping to head and tail, light scratch to bottom corner of front board, mild age-toning/wear to text-block, stippled fore-edge, interior clean; SIGNED flat by Momaday to title page, closed tear to back paste-down; First Edition, Sixth Printing: number line "71 72 73 74 75 10 9 8 7 6" to verso of last blank page; shelved Front Counter.
New York: Viking Press, 1977. First Edition, First Printing. Octavo, 262 pages, VG/VG-; First Edition, First State DJ: brown pictorial covers, spine age-faded yellow, white and black lettering; mild wear to DJ (mostly creasing to corners of back cover), brown spine faded yellow, "$10.00" to front flap, "Some Comments on Leslie Silko" to rear flap, DJ protected by mylar; First Edition, First Printing: quarter-bound, brown cloth spine, dark green matte paper boards, black lettering to spine; mild overall wear to boards, light fading to edges of boards, light glue residue to top edge of front board, slight fraying to headband at head, light age-toning/wear to text-block, interior clean; shelved Window or Front Counter.
New York: Hastings House, 1941. G+/G Octavo in light blue cloth over boards with silver text and motif, DJ sepia and off white photographic print, spine off white with sepia text. Some shelfwear; DJ quite worn around edges and corners, spine repaired with tape, now in mylar. Boards a bit faded, frayed at corners, bumped at head and tail of spine. Previous owner's name on ffep. Interior clean, binding solid. Shelved in Scenic Photography.
Lake City, Minn. Oscar Garrett Wall; M. C. Russell, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover Octavo; VG-; Red cloth spine with gilt text; Boards strong, dinging and rubbing on corners and head and tail of spine; some staining and fading on front and back covers; Text block clean, age toned, pages durable, text legible; pp 282.; shelved case 1.
Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1890. First. 2 folios, each 711pp in dark red cloth with gilt titles on spine Book condition is Fair with wear and moisture staining to covers and parts of the text blocks on both volumes, the hinges are shaken and starting to separate, the title page of Part I is detached but present. AS-IS.
Washington, DC: Artic Studies Center, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, 1999. First Edition. Quarto: VG/no-DJ paperback: Brownish purple spine with white text: Covers have general shelfwear, sun fading to spine, some scuffs, binding solid: Textblock is clean: First Edition: 415 pp.
New York: William Morrow, 1966. first edition. Quarto in yellow hardcovers with black and white DJ in brodart; orange letters on spine; DJ discolored with some soiling; book slightly slanted; paper slightly faded; text and photos clean; pp. 96; this is a scarce book on the language, ritual and encounters with Shoshoneans; shelved in Native American section.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1911. Quarto; pp 672; G-/no-DJ; green spine with gilt text; cloth has spotting to exterior, staining to spine, bumped corners, some wear to edges; text block shows age toning to exterior edges with foxing; map to rear; illustrated with photographs; interior clean.
New York: G.P. Putnam's sons, 1932. second printing. octavo, VG+/no dust jacket, hardcover, black letters on burgundy spine, bumped spine ends, shelfwear, age toned top edge of textblock, pages are clean and crisp, free front end paper has a little sticker on the bottom right corner that reads Villagra Book Shop/Santa Fe, N.M.
Caracas: Fundacion La Sale de Ciencias Naturales, 1984. Octavo; pp 547; G/paperback; dark beige spine with black text; covers have slight sunning to spine; some rubbing wear to exterior; lightly rubbed edges; text block shows slight age toning to exterior edges; illustrated; interior lightly toned; small sticker to ffep; Spanish text.
New York and London: D. Appeton and Company, 1931. Octavo; pp 508; G-/no-DJ; burgundy spine with gilt text; gilt text and decorations to spine and front boards; full title: The Mound-Builders: A Reconstruction of the Life of a Prehistoric American Race, Through Exploration and Interpretation of Their Earth Mounds, Their Burials, and Their Cultural Remains; cloth has moderate wear to exterior with slight staining; some wear to edges, mostly to joints; text block light toning to text pages; slight age toning to exterior edges; slight shadow toning to endpapers; previous owner's name to ffep; shaken spine; frontispiece; illustrated with many photographs.
London: The Folio Society, 2003. Collector's Edition. Tall, slipcased octavo hardcover in handsome dark green boards bearing reproduction of an Edward Curtis photograph on front board, NF-/No DJ as issued: light shelfwear. Slipcase is in VG+ condition: minor shelfwear. Includes numerous photographs and illustrations. Binding strong, illustrations and photographs vibrant, and text clean. [Spine has dark green background and gilt text. Shelved in Folio Society/Misc. Sets].
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First edition. VG-/VG- 8vo in beige and brown DJ, title on spine in black. DJ un-faded, worn at spine top and bottom, closed tear on front. Spine straight, boards flat, binding solid. Textblock browned. Pages clean, flat and white, no foxing. Gift inscr. on ffep. 282 pgs. An autobiography by Archibald Belaney, an Englishman who pretended to Native American parentage. shelve Canada.
Cincinnati: The Graphic Press, 1886. Octavo; G/no-DJ; Dark green spine with gilt text; Cloth has rubbed edges, wear at head & tail spine edges, and exterior shows rubbing also but panels have stable and sturdy planks; Text block edges has some dark toning due to age with otherwise intact and unmarked pages; previous owner's name on ffep; pp 330. Shelved in aisle 7.
n.p. Smiley Brothers, 1950. Third Edition. 12mo; pp 96; G/no-DJ; beige spine with burgundy text; cloth has slight sunning to spine, some light soiling to exterior, strong boards; original glassine wraps showing chipped edges; text block has minimal wear to exterior edges, previous owner's bookplate remnants to front pastedown; missing ffep; shadow toning to rear endpaper; interior clean.
West Chester, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1986. First edition. Quarto; pp 199; VG/VG; dark red spine with white text; dust jacket is clean, minor wear to edges; cloth is clean, minor rubbing to edges; text block shows light toning to exterior edges; interior clean; inscribed by Margaret Tafoya and authors; arts - American;.
New York: A.L. Burt Company, 1915. First Edition. 10mo; pp 256; G/no-DJ; dark green spine with black text; full title: The Boy Chums in the Florida Jungle or Charlie West and Walter Hazard with the Seminole Indians; cloth shows moderate wear to exterior; slightly sunned spine; minor rubbing to corners; text block has moderate toning to exterior edges; cocked spine; shadow toning to endpapers; light toning to interior; frontispiece.
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1986. first edition. Octavo; VG/VG-; Light gray spine with red text; Dust jacket has slightly sunned spine with slight wear otherwise such as lightly toned edges, exterior is clean and intact; Cloth has slightly sunned head edge with clean and strong panels; Text block is clean with tightly bound pages; pp 216. Inscribed.
Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1957. First ed. G/G 8vo in blue and yellow DJ, title on spine in yellow on blue panel. Spine cocked, boards bowed, binding sound. DJ scuffed at spine and corners, soiled, no tears. Text-block browned. Pages evenly age-toned, no foxing save on colour frontis. 208 pgs. Inscribed by authors on ffep.shelve Native American.
1899. 12mo; G/no-DJ; Dark red spine with black text; Cloth is slightly sunned exterior, mostly on spine with lightly rubbed edges, mylar covering over panels and otherwise panels are strong without defect; Text block has darkened around edges with slight cracking at tail edges of first few pages from binding, and pp ix-frontispiece are loose, tear at fore edge of pp 521-28; pp 600.
Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1975. First Edition. Quarto; pp 159; G+/G-; black spine with red and ivory text; dust jacket has slight sunning to exterior; minor rubbing to edges; light toning to flaps; cloth has slight wear to exterior; strong boards; text block has slight wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; interior lightly toned; arts - American.
Philadelphia: Claxton, Ramsen, and Haffelfinger, 1871. 10mo; pp 258; G/no-DJ; red spine with gilt text; cloth has moderate sunning to exterior, mostly to spine; some rubbing to corners; some soiling to exterior; text block has age toning to exterior edges; frontispiece with tissue guard; slight offset to tissue guard; previous owner's name to ffep; some few pages loosed toward front, but still present; light toning to interior; dark brown endpapers.
Elk Creek: W.M. Bland Historical Publications, Publisher, 1992. Octavo; VG-/VG-; Off-white spine with black text; Dust jacket is slightly age toned with smudges on exterior; Boards are age toned light stains on exterior; Textblock is slightly age toned with light foxing and stain on exterior edges; pp 266.
Tokyo, New York and San Francisco: Kodansha International, 1984. First edition. Quarto; pp 218; VG/VG-; black spine with white and red text; dust jacket has slight rubbing to exterior; cloth is clean, light wear to exterior, strong boards; text block shows slight toning to exterior edges; interior clean; signed by artist and author; arts - American;.
Norman, OK: The University Of Oklahoma Press, 1981. First U.S. Edition. Quarto; pp 257; VG/G-; black spine with white text; dust jacket has some chipping to edges, closed tear to rear tail edge; slight rubbing to exterior; small sticker to rear; mylar wraps; cloth has very slight sunning to exterior; silver text to navy spine; strong boards; text block shows light wear to exterior edges; profusely illustrated; arts - Latin American.
Rochester: Foss-Soule Press, 1933. Limited Edition. Octavo; Limited Edition, no. 269 of 300 copies; G/no DJ; Hardcover w/out DJ; Spine, brown with gold print; Boards in tan paper and brown cloth with gold print, mild wear to corners and spine caps, spotting, slight surface tears on front and rear, smudging, pinholes in spine cloth; Text block has spotting to edges, owner stamp on front endpapers, clean text; Signed in ink by the author on the limited edition page; 45 pages.
Stanford, CA; London: Stanford University Press; Humphrey Milford, Oxford University Press, 1935. Large Octavo; pp 472; G/no-DJ; Sun faded navy blue spine with tan text; Cloth has sunning to exterior, slight chipping to corners, some soiling to exterior; Text block shows slight browning to exterior edges, previous owner's name to ffep, cocked spine; interior clean;.
Talequah, OK: Cherokee Nation, 1969. Reprint. VG+ 12mo in orange DJ, title on white phot illus.spine in orange. Shelfwear, lt. foxing to DJ. Slight cock to spine, binding sound. Lt. foxing to textblock. Pages clean, flat and white, no foxing, no notes or underlining. 248 pgs. Photo-lithograph reproduction of the 1852 edition.