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THE TREATIES Between Her Majesty, Queen Victoria and The Indians of British North America

By: N/A

Price: $97.50

Publisher: Saskatchewan, Queen's Printer: Provincial Committee on Minority Groups: 1961

Seller ID: Books007033


March, 1961. Contents and Introduction followed by 99 [45 and 44] legal-size 14 x 8.5 leaves. Side stapled with card covers. Clean and unmarked in sound binding. Also included are three inserts: counter receipt for publication purchase from Office of the Queen's Printer; 1969 Financial Post offprint "Saskatchewan Moves To Help Indians" [double column text on 2 pages]; and, the Speech of W. Ross Thatcher, Premier of Saskatchewan: "Indian and Metis Bill" 5 ... View more info

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Legends of the Maori. Book 1. For children aged 9-10 years

By: N/A

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Auckland, &c., Whitcombe and Tombs: 1934

Seller ID: Books009844


78, [2] pages. Unobtrusive staining to front cover; chipped and splitting at head and foot of spine. Binding remains sound. No stated date of issue; 1934 inscription to first leaf. One of Whitcombe's Historical Story Books. Foxing to first and final leaf, and occasionally within. Illustrated. View more info

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Annual Report of the Department of the Interior for the Year Ended 30th June, 1877

By: N/A

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Maclean, Rogers & Co.: 1878

Seller ID: Books010527


lxxvi, 172, 39 pages. Textblock separated as a unit from later cloth bound cover. Some scoring to the preliminary [roman numeral] section. Large fold-out at page 56 is present. View more info

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Labradoriub Tachangata Arnangit Katimasimaningit = Northern Labrador Women's Conference

By: N/A

Price: $81.25

Publisher: Nain, Labrador, Labrador Inuit Association: 1978

Seller ID: Books010845


154 pages. Text in English, syllabics, and transliteration. "The Northern Labrador Women's Conference was a first attempt to create public awareness of problems faced by women and their concern over the future development and changes which have already taken place in Labrador communities" [from the Introduction]. Photographs of participants throughout. Wear to covers and spine; spotting to outer edges; contents clean and binding sound. View more info

Image for In Indian Tents.  Stories Told by Penobscot, Passamaquoddy and Micmac Indians

In Indian Tents. Stories Told by Penobscot, Passamaquoddy and Micmac Indians

By: Alger, Abby L.

Price: $45.50

Publisher: Wolfville,N.S., Wayne Swift: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books005559


i-x, 11-139pp. This is a facsimile reprint of the Boston, 1897 first edition published by Roberts Brothers. The page size of the reprint (8 1/2" x 11") is larger than the 12mo. original. View more info

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ABEGWEIT DYNASTY 1899-1954: The Story of the Abegweit Amateur Athletic Association.

By: BALLEM, H. Charles

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Charlottetown, P.E.I., The Prince Edward Island Museum and Heritage Foundation.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books010908


ix, 128pp. View more info

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The Half-Way Sun. Life among the Headhunters of the Philippines

By: Barton, R.F.

Price: $52.00

Publisher: New York, Brewer & Warren Inc.: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books006782


(xxiv), 315pp. worn overall, spine sunned, folding plate worn at outer edge, errata slip tipped in - no loose pages, markings or signatures View more info

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Fuel for Missions, Saunders - Bezanson

By: Bezanson, W.B.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Kentville, N.S., Kentville Publishing Co.: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books009977


60pp. previous owners' names and address labels to inside front cover and first blank page View more info

Image for Memoirs of the Rev. David Brainerd; Missionary to the Indians on the Borders of New-York, New-Jersey, and Pennsylvania: Chiefly Taken from His Own Diary. Including His Journal, Now for the First Time Incorporated with the Rest of the Diary ...

Memoirs of the Rev. David Brainerd; Missionary to the Indians on the Borders of New-York, New-Jersey, and Pennsylvania: Chiefly Taken from His Own Diary. Including His Journal, Now for the First Time Incorporated with the Rest of the Diary ...

By: Brainerd, David, Jonathan Edwards, Sereno Edwards Dwight

Price: $118.75

Publisher: New Haven, S. Converse: 1822

Seller ID: Books008486


507 pages. Full leather, with red leather spine label peeling. Boards and contents stained. Texblock somewhat stiff and leaves rippled but binding and hinges secure. With the book label of Rev. Charles Tupper, the prominent Nova Scotian Baptist minister and scholar, father of the 6th Prime Minister of Canada. View more info

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A History of the Great Massacre by the Sioux Indians in Minnesota. Including the personal Narratives of Many Who Escaped

By: Bryant, Charles S. and Abel B. Murch

Price: $292.50

Publisher: Cincinnati, Rickey & Carroll: 1864

Seller ID: Books010120


504 pages and 6 leaves of ads at rear. Seven plates, as called for. Brown blindstamped cloth, spine a little lighter with faded gilt. Ads on front and rear pastedowns. Eighth Thousand. Sporadic foxing throughout, and the occasional offset from flowers interleaved. tideline and shadow at head of leaves from page 455 to end. A sturdy example with sound hinges. View more info

Journal of the Canadian Historical Association. new Series, Vol. 14

By: Canadian Historical Association

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Ottawa, Canadian Historical Association: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books005852


279pp. Among the articles are: Duquet, "The Timeless African and the Versatile Indian in Seventeenth-Century Travelogues"; Gwyn, "The Miikmaq, Poor Settlers, and the Nova Scotia Fur Trade, 1783-1853"; and Walters, "How to Read Mississippi-Ojibway Legal texts from Upper Canada". View more info

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Archeological Salvage and Survey in Nebraska

By: Carlson, Gayle F. and Richard E. Jensen

Price: $16.25

Publisher: Lincoln, Nebraska, Nebraska State Historical Society: 1973

Seller ID: Books004059


xvi, 240pp. Nebraska State Historical Society Publicatiosn in Archeology, Number Five. Part I: Highway Archeological and Historical Salvage Investigations in Nebraska, 1965 to 1968 (Carlson). Part II: A Preliminary Report of the Point of Rocks Archeological Survey (Jensen) View more info

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Klee Wyck

By: Carr, Emily

Price: $243.75

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010407


xi, 155 pages and four tissue guarded plates in colour. Top edge dusty, spine lightly sunned, cloth lightly stained. Small address plate to front pastedown, and ownership inscription to facing page; small stain to margin of frontispiece and small marginal stain to four pages. Binding is sound. View more info

Image for Patterns From The Pacific : portfolio of designs based on objects from the ethnological collections of McGill University

Patterns From The Pacific : portfolio of designs based on objects from the ethnological collections of McGill University

By: Clark, T. H. curator; text by Alice E. Johannsen

Price: $281.25

Publisher: Montreal, McGill University Museums: 1944

Seller ID: Books010263


Portfolio consisting of title page, introduction, map, descriptive list of plates [4-pages each in French and English, and 40 illustrated leaves. Of particular interest for its stated objective: "With current interest in the Pacific War Zone reaching unprecedented height, it has been felt by the McGill University Museum that an exhibition of native cultures of this far-flung combat area would be of special concern to University students and to the general public. Wor... View more info

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Mohave Ethnopsychiatry: The Psychic Disturbances of an Indian Tribe.

By: Devereux, George

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Washington, DC, Smithsonian: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: Books000054


with dj. xvi, 597pp. Clean and unmarked in jacket sunned to spine with chips along top edge. View more info

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Pisim Finds Her Miskanow

By: Dumas, William

Price: $43.75

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, HighWater Press: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: inscribed and signed by author

Seller ID: Books010354


(48pp.) small puncture marks to lower right corner of boards, signed with inscription to title page View more info

Image for Otter Skins, Boston Ships, and China Goods: The Maritime Fur Trade of the Northwest Coast, 1785-1841 (McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series)

Otter Skins, Boston Ships, and China Goods: The Maritime Fur Trade of the Northwest Coast, 1785-1841 (McGill-Queen's Native and Northern Series)

By: Gibson, James R.

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Montreal, McGill - Queen's University Press: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: Books010793


xiii, 10 figures, 422pp. View more info

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Only A Gipsy Boy. Gipsy Series No. 1.

By: Gipsy Simon Smith

Price: $162.50

Publisher: London, UK, Self published:

Seller ID: Books007371


7.4 x 5 inches. 24 pages. No stated date of publication. Scarce autobiographical story of young Simon, his birth in a Gypsy camp, his family and way of life, including the 2 year sojourn in Canada, through his gambling habit up to his becoming a missionary in London (UK). He would eventually pass through Nova Scotia to settle in London (Ontario, Canada). Light soiling to covers; interior clean and unmarked. Original staples rusted but secure. View more info

Image for The World Owes Me Nothing. The True Story of an Australian Aboriginal's Struggle for Identity [Signed]

The World Owes Me Nothing. The True Story of an Australian Aboriginal's Struggle for Identity [Signed]

By: Hardy, Bobbie.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Adelaide, Rigby Limited: 1979

Inscription: inscribed by author

Seller ID: Books000204


198pp. Inscribed by Hardy as presentation copy. Else clean and unmarked in jacket with sunned spine and slight rubbing to head and foot. View more info