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Chi-Keeta and the Puk-Wudjis

By: Hoadley, Mabel Veatch

Price: $18.70

Publisher: Caldwell, ID, The Caxton Printers, Ltd.: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023917

Condition: Very Good


146 pp, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering on spine & black lettering & illustration on the front cover, illustrated & text endpapers. The story of the Puk-wudjis, the wee mountain men who are good fortune's fairies. They are the wee men who come out to do kindly deeds for the Indian race. The story about Chi-keeta, a lovely Indian maiden, whose father is accused of selling the bundle which contained the magic rainmaker. slight corner wear. View more info

Ramona

By: Jackson, Helen Hunt

Price: $74.38

Publisher: Boston, MA, Roberts Bros.: 1892

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 000261

Condition: Very Good


490, previous owner's name free page, corners slightly bumped, nice clean copy, gilt imprint & lettering front board & spine View more info

The Indian Heritage of America

By: Josephy Jr., Alvin M.

Price: $11.01

Publisher: New York, NY, Alfred A Knopf: 1968

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 037942

Condition: Very Good


xiii,384 pp, xiv, brown-black cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering, glossy green-black boards w/color pictorial front and photo on the back panel. Book about the archeology, ethnology, and history of the tribes and cultures of the Inidans of North South America from prehistoric times to present day. dj small chips along the top edge. View more info

The American Indian : Special Edition for Young Readers

By: La Farge, Oliver

Price: $18.28

Publisher: New York, NY, Golden Press: 1960

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 026520

Condition: Very Good


213 pp, bron-blu w/yel-wht lettering w/wraparound color illustrated boards, dj brown-blu w/yel-wht lettering w/color wraparound illustration, color illustrated endpapers. The author tells the full story of the American Indian. He provides a clear and fascinating account of how the ancestors of today's Indians arrived from Asia, how groups spread across the continent & devleoped in different sections of the country. slight wear to corners, dj small chips at top of spine & corners, View more info

Eight Little Indians

By: Lovell, Josephine

Price: $16.58

Publisher: New York, NY, The Platt & Munk Co. Inc.: 1936

Seller ID: 021738

Condition: Good+


unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/black lettering & deco, white-orange illustrated endpapers, text has color illustrations and black & white illustrations. Stories about eight different Indians from various tribes. The tribes are Iroquois, Sioux, Navaho, Pueblo, Seminole, Killamook and Eskimo. corners bumped & worn, prev owners marked on ffep, View more info

Knots on a Counting Rope

By: Martin Jr., Bill and Archambault, John

Price: $7.86

Publisher: New York, NY, Henry Holt & Company: 1987

Edition: 18th Printing

Seller ID: 032698

ISBN: 0805005714

Condition: Very Good+


unpaginated, blu boards w/silver lettering, glossy dj w/blu-grey-black-yel color wraparound illustration. Boy-Strength-of-Blue-Horses and his granfather reminisce aobut the young boy's birth, his first horse, and an exciting horse race. reading rainbow book sticker on front panel of dj, prev owner wrote name on ffep. View more info

The Rough-Face Girl

By: Martin, Rafe

Price: $16.11

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1992

Edition: 14th Printing

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 050062

ISBN: 0399218599

Condition: Near Fine


unpaginated, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards and black papercovered spine w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy black dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. In this Algonquin Indian version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being. View more info

The Rough-Face Girl

By: Martin, Rafe

Price: $10.63

Publisher: New York, NY, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1992

Edition: 14th Printing

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 050117

ISBN: 0399218599

Condition: Very Good-


unpaginated, quarterbound w/brown papercovered boards and black papercovered spine w/gilt lettering, Inscribed & SIGNED by the author on the title page, glossy black dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. In this Algonquin Indian version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being. the front cover has small chips along the top edge of the board to the brown paper covering. View more info

Crazy Weather

By: McNichols, Charles L.

Price: $5.31

Publisher: New York, NY, The Macmillan Company: 1944

Seller ID: 021750

Condition: Very Good-


195 pp, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine. The adventures of a young white boy, during 110 degree plus days, runs away with his Mojave friend to make war on the Piutes. During four tense days of maddening heat they travel the length of the For tMojave Reservation, encountering every phase of life among the Mojave. prev owner bookplate on FPD, flap from dj glued to FPD & ffep, back of dj glued to RPD. View more info

Sirena of Salado

By: Mills, Jackie

Price: $20.83

Publisher: Salado, TX, Indian Trail Press: 1991

Inscription: Inscribed & SIGNED By Author

Seller ID: 012239

ISBN: 0962928402

Condition: Very Good


unpaginated, glossy wht-blk boards w/color pictorial front panel & photo of author on the rear panel. INSCRIBED & SIGNED by the author. An Indian legend that deals w/choices & outcomes. A young Indian maiden agrees to swim with a giant magical catfish once a month if he will cast a spell over a Brave, but if human sees her in this form she will remain a mermaid all her life . View more info

The Way to Rainy Mountain

By: Momaday, N. Scott

Price: $11.86

Publisher: Albuquerque, NM, University of New Mexico Press: 1998

Edition: 14th Printing

Seller ID: 036117

ISBN: 0826304362

Condition: Very Good+


89 pp, glossy wht SC wraps w/color illustrated front panel. The booklet retells the Kowa myths that the author learned from his grandmother, the author speculates on the actual history they may symbolize and he describes the Indian life he knew as a child. View more info

ZIA

By: O'Dell, Scott

Price: $21.68

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin Company Trade & Reference Division: 1976

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 028004

ISBN: 0395243939

Condition: Near Fine


179 pp, green cloth covered boards w/blind stamped title on front cover, dj light grey w/red-blk lettering w/illustrated front & back panels. A young Indian girl, Zia, caught between the traditional world of her mother and the present world of the Mission, is helped by her aunt Karana whose story was told in the Island of the Blue Dolphins. View more info

Crooked Trails - Facsimile of the the 1898 Edition

By: Remington, Frederic

Price: $12.75

Publisher: New York, NY, Bonanza Books: 1988

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 051527

ISBN: 0517159317

Condition: Very Good


vi, (2), 151 pp. maroon papercovered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine, dj orange-brown-tan-black w/illustrated front & rear panel. The book contains a collection of ten chapters w/forty-eight illustrations. View more info

Scree 11-12 Native American Issue

By: Robertson, Kirk

Price: $15.30

Publisher: Fallon, NV, Duck Down Press: 1979

Seller ID: 024327

Condition: Very Good+


72 pp, light brown SC wraps w/pictorial front. Booklet has articles written by Stuart Z. Perkoff, Paul Cook, Bern Porter, Graham Everett, Mark Esrig, Nila NorthSun, Michael Castro, Joseph Bruchac, Robert J. Conley, Gerald Locklin, Yuhmayo/Saykalal, Will Inman, and others. View more info

Way Down Yonder in the Indian Nation : Writings from America's Heartland

By: Wallis, Michael

Price: $25.50

Publisher: New York, NY, St. Martin's Press: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002186

ISBN: 0312094108

Condition: As New


251 pp, quarterbound w/light brown boards & maroon cloth covered spine w/gilt lettering, SIGNED by author, glossy dj maroon-blu-brown-black illustrated wraparound. Collection of stories most reminiscent of Wallace Stegner's sentimental essay about West, author summons ghost of John Steinbeck as he chronicles life on the prairies & describes the colorful world of one of America's least understood regions. dj in brodart protector. View more info

Lone Hunter's Gray Pony

By: Worcester, Donald

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 032493

ISBN: 0875650015

Condition: Near Fine


70 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black illustration & lettering, grey-black illustrated endpapers, dj wht-blu w/black lettering w/illustrated front & back. In this first in a series of stories about a young Oglala Sioux, a pony is stolen from the boy by Kiowas, he recovers it, and together he and the pony save their tribe from ambush. View more info

Lone Hunter's Gray Pony

By: Worcester, Donald

Price: $16.58

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039264

ISBN: 0875650015

Condition: Near Fine


70 pp, blu cloth covered boards w/black illustration & lettering, grey-black illustrated endpapers, dj wht-blu w/black lettering w/illustrated front & back. In this first in a series of stories about a young Oglala Sioux, a pony is stolen from the boy by Kiowas, he recovers it, and together he and the pony save their tribe from ambush. View more info

Lone Hunter and the Cheyennes

By: Worcester, Donald

Price: $11.48

Publisher: Fort Worth, TX, Texas Christian University Press: 1985

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 039265

ISBN: 0875650015

Condition: Near Fine


77 pp, green cloth covered boards w/black lettering, light brown-black illustrated endpapers, dj light brown-green-black w/black lettering w/illustrated front & back. In this second book in a series of stories about a young Oglala Sioux, who with a friend are captured by the Cheyennes, they escape through a blizzard and are saved by a grizzly bear. View more info