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1 Forty-fifth Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology 1927-1928
Washington D.C. Government Printing Office 1930 Soft Fair Quarto 
vii; 857 Pp. Former owners name, in pencil, on title page. Cover is detached from book. Spine is frayed and detached in some places. Contains: The Salishan Tribes of the Western Plateaus, by James A. Teit, editied by Franz Boas. Tattoing and Face and Body Painting of the Thompson Indians, British Columbia, by James A. Teit, edited by Franz Boas. The Ethnobotany of the Thompson Indians of British Columbia, by Elise Viault Steedman. The Osage Tribe: Rite of the Wa-xo'-be, by Francis La Flesche. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 
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2 Esplendor del Mexico Antiguo (Volume I and II)
Acosta, Jorge R. (contributor) Derechos Asegurados Conforme a la Rey. Centro de Investigaciones Antropologicas de Mexico 1959 Hard VG Fair Large Octavo 
i-xii; 1277 pp.; Books are an agglomeration of Mesoamerican archaeology articles written in Spanish. Book is profusely illustrated with maps, diagrams and photos. Slight tears to the cover jacket of the books. UMVARF 
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3 Totem Poles of the Gitksan, Upper Skeena River, British Colombia
Barbeau, Marius Ottawa National Museum of Canada 1929 Soft Good+ Octavo 
i-vii; 275 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos. Signature of previous owner (W.B. Hinsdale) stamped on lower right of the front cover. Lower right corner of front cover chipped away. 
Price: 40.00 USD
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4 Indian Notes and Monographs No. 40: The Cayapa Indians of Ecuador (Part II)
Barrett, S. A. Museum of the American Indian, Heye Foundation 1925 Hard Good Small Octavo 
i-viii; 183 - 476 pp; Book is a No. 40 in a series of publications relating to the American Aborigines. Presence of dry water marks on the book. Stamp of previous owner (D & C MCELRATH) on the fly page of the book. Book is profusely illustrated with photos and drawings 
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5 Falsifications and Misreconstructions of Pre-Columbian Art
Benson, Elizabeth P. and Elizabeth H. Boone (eds.) Harvard University 1982 Hard VG Octavo 
i-x; 142 pp.; Book is illustrated with photos and drawings. Examines Fraudulent Moche ceramic and silver vessels and Aztec stone sculpture and the careless and over- enthusiastic "restoration" of Classic Maya vases. 
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6 Feathered Serpents and Flowering Trees: Reconstructing the Murals of Teotihuacan
Berrin, Kathleen, editor The Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco 1988 Hard Very good Very good Quarto 
238 Pp. Illustrated with maps and numerous photographs, many in color. 
Price: 75.00 USD
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7 Putnam Anniversary Volume. Anthropological Essays Presented to Frederic Ward Putnam in Honor of his 70th Birthday
Boaz, Franz, ed. New York G.E.Strechert & Co. 1909 1st Soft Front cover and spine water stained else Good + Large quarto 
x+627.illustrated with numerous photographs, drawings, paintings and an actual sample of purpura-dyed cloth. The text block and covers are rough cut. The pages are uncut. Printed on Normandy vellum, a strong, hand-made paper designed to imitate vellum. Cover and spine are water stained, and have slight chipping on the edges. The cover and the flyleaf are signed by the legendary North American ethnologist Fred Eggan. The volume consists of 25 essays, most by eminent scholars of American anthropology, and Putnam's bibliography. Contributors include: Kroeber; Fewkes; Willoughby; Mills; Moorehead; Saville; Pepper; Fletcher; Bowditch; Tozzer; Peabody; Nuttall; Goddard; Barrett; Hrdlicka; Boaz; Dixon; Swanton; H.I.Smith; and Dorsey. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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8 Pueblo Indian Painting: Tradition and Modernism in New Mexico
Brody, J. J., 1997 Hard Very good Minor smudging; else Very good Quarto 
xi; 225 Pp. 50 figures and 99 plates depicting different painting and the people who created them, mostly from the early 20th century. 
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9 To Please the Caribou: Painted Caribou-skin Coats Worn by the Naskapi, Montagnais, and Cree Hunters of the Quebec-Labrador Peninsula
Burnham, Dorothy K. Seattle, Washington University of Washington Press 1992 Soft Good + Quarto 
xiv; 314 Pp. Book is illustrated with drawings and photographs, some in color. 
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10 Arqueologia y Prehistoria de Colombia
Celis, Eliecer Silva Tunja, Colombia Prensas de la Universidad Pedagogic y Technologica 1968 Soft Good + Octavo 
224 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs and drawings. 
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11 Gray Corrugated Pottery From Awatowi and Other Jeddito Sites in Northeastern Arizona
Clifford, James C. & Watson Smith 1978 Soft VG Small Quarto 
i-xi; 155 pages. Book profusely illustrated with photos of gray corrugated pottery, as well as tables. 
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12 Art of the Andes: Pre-Columbian Sculptured and Pained Ceramics from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections
Clifford, Paul A., Elizabeth P. Benson, Maureen E. Maitland, Michael E. Moseley, Donald A. Proulx, Alan R. Sawyer Washington, D.C. The AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences and Humanities 1983 Hard Very good Very good Quarto 
344 Pp. Book is illustrated with drawings and numerous photographs, some in color. 
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13 Lords of The Underworld: Masterpieces of Classic Maya Ceramics
Coe, Michael D. Princeton University press 1978 Hard Very Good Fair. Slight tears around the edges Quarto 
142 pages. Book is detailed, studying the interpretations of 20 classic Maya vases. Book illustrated with color roll-out photographs, as well as black and white photographs of each vase. Co-analyzes each scene 
Price: 45.00 USD
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14 La Victoria: An Early Site on the Pacific Coast of Guatemala
Coe, Michael, D. 1961 Soft VG Small Quarto 
i-xiv; 163 pages. Book profusely illustrated with maps, tables, photos and diagrams. Name of the previous owner (J.O. Brew) written on the top right corner of book cover. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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15 Piedras Negras Archaeology: Artifacts, Caches, and Burials
Coe, William E. 1959 Soft VG Quarto 
i-ix, 175 Pp.; 68 figures including photos and drawings mostly illustrating contents of caches with a few graves, skull frags and modified teeth. Very minor nibbling along upper 2" of front cover and first 10 pages. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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16 Archaeological Investigations in Peru. Selected Papers: I
Cole, John R., Donald A. Proulx, David L. Browman, Peter G. Roe, Alana Cordy-Collins, Renee Opperman, Thomas Pozorski, David H. Andrews, and Shelia Pozorski Greeley, Colorado Museum of Anthropology University of Northern Colorado Soft Very good Quarto 
167 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs, maps, drawings. 
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17 Indian Art of Mexico and Central America
Covarrubias, Miguel Alfred A. Knopf Inc. 1957 Hard VG Fair Quarto 
i-xvi; 360 pp.; Book is profusely illustrated with photos, drawings and numerous paintings by Covarrubias. There are slight tears on the spine and edges of the cover jacket. Discusses and illustrates art and culture of the region from the Archaic through Aztec. 
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18 Exploration of Ancient Key Dwellers' Remains of the Gulf Coast of Florida
Cushing, Frank Hamilton New York, NY AMs Press, Inc 1973 Reprint Hard New Octavo 
xvii; 329-448 Pp. Book is illustrated with photographs, maps, and drawings. Book in original shrink wrap. This is the reprint of Cushing's original article in the Journal of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia on the joint Smithsonian, University of Pennsylvania excavations at the site. 
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19 Art of the Olmec (El Arte Olmeca)
de la Fuente, Beatriz 1972 Soft Good+ Quarto 
This Ano XIX No. 154 of Artes De Mexico. 102 pages. Profusely illustrated with photos (many in color) and drawings. In English Spanish and French. 
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20 Teton Sioux Music
Densmore, Frances Washington BAE 1918 Hard very good octavo 
xxviii; 561 Pp. Library stamps inside both covers and title page. Binding is chipped on inside cover. 82 plates (4 in color) and 43 text figures. BAE Bulletin 61. This book has much more than music, exploring the various contexts in which music is used 
Price: 40.00 USD
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