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Eastern Coyote : The Story of Its Success. First Edition.

By: PARKER, Gerry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Nimbus, Halifax, 1995, ISBN:1551091119:

Seller ID: 28352


PARKER, Gerry. Eastern Coyote : The Story of Its Success. (Halifax, N.S.) :Nimbus Publishing, (1995). First Printing. Pp [i]-x,1-254. Illustrated. Ma ps. 8vo,illustrated brown card covers. "One of the most adaptable and controversial animals in the western hemisphere has recently colonized eastern North America. Since the mid-1800s, this jackal-sized predator, the coyote, has spread from the grasslands of the wetsern United States and southwestern Canada north to Alaska, west to the Pacific, south to Mexico, and east toNewfoundland. Along the way, these 'wild dogs' have interbred with wolv... View more info

Echo of Heaven. 1st in dj

By: OE, Kenzaburo MITSUTANI, Margaret (trans)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Kodansha International, 1996,:

Seller ID: 43052


OE, Kenzaburo. An Echo of Heaven. Tokyo: Kodansha International, (1996). First Edition. Pp. 204. 8vo, red textured boards with black spine. Vg in dj. 30.00 View more info

El Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso

By: UNIVERSITY OF MEXICO). GARCIDUENAS, Jose Rojas GARCIDUENAS, Jose Rojas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Instituto de Invesigaciones Esteticas, 1951,:

Seller ID: 43748


(UNIVERSITY OF MEXICO). GARCIDUENAS, Jose Rojas. El Antiguo Colegio de San Ildefonso. N.pl.: Instituto de Invesigaciones Esteticas, 1951. Pp. 85, [5],[39] pp. plates, folding map, [1]. 8vo, off white, ill. card covers with r ed lettering. Ediciones del IV centenario de la Universidad de México. Serie commemorativa publicada por acuerdo del Doctor Luis Garrido, Rector de laUniversidad Nacional Autónoma de México, y Dirigida por el licenciado Agus tín Yáñez, Coordinador de Humanidades de la Propia Universidad. Ex library with stamps, pocket removed from inside rear end paper, name inked to... View more info

El espiritu laitnoamericano : arte y artistas en los Estados Unidos, 1920-1970. pbK

By: EL MUSEO DE ARTES DEL BRONX) CANCEL, Luis R. QUIRARTE, Jacinto. BENITEZ, Marimar.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: El Museo de Artes del Bronx/Harry N. Abrams, 1988,:

Seller ID: 36009


(EL MUSEO DE ARTES DEL BRONX). El espíritu laitnoamericano : arte y artistas en los Estados Unidos, 1920-1970. Ensayos por Luis R. Cancel, Jacinto Quirarte, Marimar Benítez, Nelly Perazzo, Lowery S. Sims, Eva Cockcroft, FélixAngel y Carla Stellweg. (NY): El Museo de Artes del Bronx en asociación co n Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Editores, (1988). Pp 344.4to, ill. card covers. Vg. 40.00 View more info

El Palacio de Mineria

By: UNIVERSITY OF MEXICO).FERNANDEZ, Justino FERNANDEZ, Justino

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Instituto de Invesigaciones Esteticas, 1951,:

Seller ID: 43747


(UNIVERSITY OF MEXICO). FERNANDEZ, Justino. El Palacio de Mineria. N.pl.: Instituto de Invesigaciones Esteticas, 1951. Pp. 81, [2], [22] pp. plates, [1]. 8vo, off white, ill. card covers with red lettering. Ediciones del IV centenario de la Universidad de México. Serie commemorativa publicada por acuerdo del Doctor Luis Garrido, Rector de la Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, y Dirigida por el licenciado Agustín Yáñez, Coordinador de Humanidades de la Propia Universidad. Ex library with stamps, pocket removed frominside rear cover, name inked to ffep, front cover partly detached, c... View more info

Empty Heart

By: ZIM, Joshua MCCLELLAN, John

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Phantom Court Press, Boulder, Colorado, 1977,:

Seller ID: 76495


ZIM, Joshua. Empty Heart. Boulder, Colorado: Phantom Court Press, (1977). Pp. [n.p., approx. 100 pages.] Illustrated with black and white photographs by John McClellan. Oblong 8vo, illustrated black card covers. Very short stories. "Joshua Zim graduated from Harvard where he completed a novel and other studies. After an overland journey to India he settled in Europe, wherehe lived in a cottage advertised as "perfect for misanthropes" on the isla nd of Elba; wrote lyrics for a German rock group; and passing himself off as French, sold mediocre drawings to American tourists in Paris.... View more info

En Mexico. First Edition

By: DUDEK, Louis TURKIEWICZ, Zygmunt

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Contact Press, Toronto, 1958,:

Seller ID: 110847


DUDEK, Louis. En México. Drawings by Zygmunt Turkiewicz. Toronto : Contact Press, (1958). First Edition. Pp (6),5-78,(4). Illustrated. 8vo, violet card covers, black lettering to spine, black and brown lettering to front cover. A collection of poems by this Montreal-born author. Wear to spine ends and corners, colours faded from covers, owner's inscription, some penned notes, else good. 35.00 View more info

Encyclopedia of Percussion : Garland Reference Library of the Humanities 947

By: BECK, John H., (ed.)

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Garland Publishing, New York & London, 1995, ISBN:0824047885:

Seller ID: 112802


BECK, John H., (ed.). Encyclopedia of Percussion. New York & London : Garland Publishing, Inc. (1995). Pp (4),v-xi,(3),3-436. 8vo, red cloth boards, cream cloth spine, gilt lettering to front, red lettering to spine. Volume 947 in the Garland Reference Library of the Humanities series. An illustrated reference to percussion instruments and music, the bulk of which consistsof 28 articles on specific topics giving references to further reading. 3, 000 musical terms and forms are defined, terms are noted in English, German, French and Italian, when relevant, and practical tips are given on the us... View more info

English Poetry in Quebec : Proceedings of the Foster Poetry Conference, October 12-14, 1963

By: GLASSCO, John, (ed.) LAYTON, Irving DUDEK, Louis COHEN, Leonard

Price: $40.00

Publisher: McGill University Press, Montreal , 1965,:

Seller ID: 27842


GLASSCO, John, (ed.). English Poetry in Quebec : Proceedings of the Foster Poetry Conference, October 12-14, 1963. Montreal : McGill University Press,1965. "1000 copies printed by l'Imprimerie Judicaire Enrg., Montreal". Pp (4),5-136,(8). 8vo, white cardcovers. Articles: A.J.M. Smith's "The Poet and the Nuclear Crisis"; Irving Layton's "The Creative Process"; F.R. Scott's"The Poet in Quebec Today"; Milton Wilson's "The Reviewer of Poetry"; Loui s Dudek's "The Little Magazine"; and George Whalley's "Revolution and Poetry". With a selection... View more info

Environmental Change and Human Adaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. First Printing

By: DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.) DEAN, Jeffrey S. REID, J. Jefferson

Price: $50.00

Publisher: University of Utah Press, Salt Lake City, 2006, ISBN:9780874808537:

Seller ID: 113101


DOYEL, David E., and Jeffrey S. DEAN (eds.). Environmental Change and HumanAdaptation in the Ancient American Southwest. Salt Lake City : The Univers ity of Utah Press, (2006). First Printing. Pp (6),[vii]-xvi,[1]-344. Maps. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Cntents : 1. Culture, environment, and adaptation : perspectives from the ancient Southwest (by Jeffrey S. Dean and David E. Doyel). 2. Early people, early maize, and late archaic ecology in the Southwest (by Alan H. Simmons). 3. Prehistoric human response to landscape change in the American Southwest (by Mic... View more info

Essay on Decoration Composition

By: MAROIS, Roger. SCATAMACCHIA, Maria Cristina Mineiro. SERRANO, Eliana Duran, Pan American Institute of Geography and History, Pub. 472,

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Pan American Institute of Geography and History, Mexico, 1994, ISBN:9686384154:

Seller ID: 107725


MAROIS, Roger, Maria Cristina Mineiro SCATAMACCHIA, and Eliana Duran SERRANO. Essay on Decoration Composition. Pan American Institute of Geography andHistory, Pub. 472. (Mexico) : Pan American Institute of Geography and Hist ory, 1994. Pp (4),[5]-78,(6). Illustrated, 8vo, illustrated red card covers, lettered in white, with blank spine. The development of a classification system of American Indian pottery decoration. Contents : Foreword; Introduction; The Principles of the System; Definitions; Symbols and Abbreviations;Reference List : Category 1. Straight Elements. Category 2. Curvilinear El ... View more info

Essays on Mexican Kinship

By: NUTINI, Hugo G., Pedro CARRASCO, and James M. TAGGART (eds.) CARRASCO, Pedro TAGGART, James M. Pitt Latin American Series

Price: $25.00

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press, Pittsburgh, 1976, ISBN:0822933071:

Seller ID: 102550


NUTINI, Hugo G., Pedro CARRASCO, and James M. TAGGART (eds.). Essays on Mexican Kinship. (Pittsburgh) : University of Pittsburgh Press, (1976). Pp (8),ix-xii,(2),3-256,(4). Figures. Index. 8vo, orange cloth, black lettering to front board and spine. In the Pitt Latin American Series. Contents : 1. Introduction: The Nature and Treatment of Kinship in Mesoamerica (by Hugo G.Nutini). 2. The Study of Social Organization in Traditional Mesoamerica (b y Henry A. Selby). 3. The Joint Family in Ancient Mexico: The Case of Molotla (by Pedro Carrasco). 4. The Barrios of San Andres Cholula (by Mercedes O... View more info

Estudios del Tercer Mundo : Derecho del Mar, Vol 1, No 3, Septiembre 1978

By: Law) Estudios del Tercer Mundo, 1:3)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Centro de Estudios Economicos y Sociales del Tercer Mundo, Mexico, 1978,:

Seller ID: 54233


(Law). Estudios del Tercer Mundo : Derecho del Mar, Vol 1, No 3, Septiembre1978. Mexico: Centro de Estudios Economicos y Sociales del Tercer Mundo, 1 978. Pp. 217. Double column. 8vo, illustrated grey and blue card covers. A Spanish journal regarding maritime law and politics in relation to the Third World. Diagonal crease to rear cover, else very good. 14.00 View more info

European Reconnaissance. Selected Documents. First Edition in dustjacket.

By: PARRY, J.H. Documentary History of Western Civilization series).

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Macmillan, London, 1968,:

Seller ID: 108772


PARRY, J.H., ed. The European Reconnaissance : Selected Documents. London: Macmillan, 1968. First Printing. Pp. (6),[v]-vii,(3),[1]-381,(5). Illustrated with six maps to text. 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine. A volume in The Documentary History of Western Civilization series. "The documents which comprise the greater part of this book are concerned with the process of maritime discovery. [...] Most of them are written by men who took part in voyages of discovery; or else comments by contemporaries who were in a position to assess their achievements. The voyages themselves were in... View more info

Evening Dance of the Grey Flies. First Edition

By: PAGE, P.K.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Oxford University Press, Toronto, 1981, ISBN:0195403819:

Seller ID: 20208


PAGE, P.K. Evening Dance of the Grey Flies. Toronto : Oxford University Press, 1981. First Printing. Pp. (7),8-95,(1). 8vo, blue card covers with white lettering to front cover and spine. Orange, P.K. Page : An Annotated Bibliography A5. "In her first collection since 1974, P.K. Page offers a visionary response to the world that is both disquieting and unforgettable. She explores here the prophetic vein of a rare sensibility in poems that are elegant and sensuous, refined yet extravagant." - from the rear cover. Includes the following poems: "Traveller's Palm", "Finches Fee... View more info

Felix d'Herelle and the Origins of Molecular Biology. First Printing in dustjacket

By: SUMMERS, William C. d'HERELLE, Felix

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 1999, ISBN:0300071272:

Seller ID: 111422


SUMMERS, William C. Felix d'Herelle and the Origins of Molecular Biology. New Haven and London : Yale University Press, (1999). First Printing. Pp (6),[v]-xii,1-230,(6),+ 6 pp plates. Map. Index. 8vo, maroon cloth, silver lettering to spine. "A self-taught scientist determined to bring science out of the laboratory and into the practical arena, French-Canadian Felix d’Herelle (1873-1949) made history in two different fields of biology. Not only was he first to demonstrate the use and application of bacteria for biological control of insect pests, he also became a seminal figure in the hi... View more info

Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die : Sailing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations.

By: SANTELLA, Chris.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang, New York , 2007, ISBN:9781584795674:

Seller ID: 85971


SANTELLA, Chris. Fifty Places to Sail Before You Die : Sailing Experts Share the World's Greatest Destinations. New York : Stewart, Tabori & Chang, (2007). First Printing. Pp [(7),8-223,(1). Illustrated. Square 8vo, blue paper covered boards, white lettering to spine. "Landlubbers joke that sailors are always wanting to head off to the ends of the earth, but Chris Santellatakes that life-changing desire very seriously. In this, the third install ment in his immensely successful “Fifty Places” series, Santella assembles a crew of the world’s greatest championship racers and profession... View more info

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Final Submission Cultural / Education Center for Micmac-Maliseet Indian Peoples of New Brunswick

By: Indian Heritage Center of New Brunswick)

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Indian Heritage Center of New Brunswick, Fredericton, N.B., 1973,: 1973

Seller ID: 106564


(Indian Heritage Center of New Brunswick). Final Submission Cultural / Education Center for Micmac-Maliseet Indian Peoples of New Brunswick. Fredericton, N.B.: Indian Heritage Center of New Brunswick, June 1, 1973. Various paginations totalling 168 leaves, printed one side only. Illustrated. Large 8vo, (8½ x 11) art-illustrated white card covers, lettered in brown, black cloth tape spine with label-maker lettering. Cover title : "Quay" "Gn-oat-oan-etj" "Let Our People Know." Contents : 1. Preface Letter of Transmittal. 2. Letter of Transmittal [by Anthony Franci... View more info

Fine American Indian Art Auction. Saturday, October 22, 1994 at 3:00 pm

By: W.E. Channing & Co.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: W.E. Channing & Co., Santa Fe, 1994,:

Seller ID: 103137


(W.E. Channing & Co.). Fine American Indian Art Auction. Saturday, October 22, 1994 at 3:00 pm. Santa Fe, N.M.: W.E. Channing & Co., 1994. Pp (64). Illustrated. Map. 4to, illustrated grey card covers lettered in black. This auction was held in New York at the Alexander Gallery. The 183 lots include property formerly in the collections of Augustus T. Haase, Drew Bax, GeorgeSealy and Faulkner of England and currently in the collections of William Roehrick, Louis Levi and other New York, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Arizonaand New Mexico private collections. Very good. With list fof prices realiz e... View more info

Fine American Indian Art. Sale 6510. Auction: Saturday, December 4, 1993 at10:15 am and 2 pm

By: Sotheby's)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Sotheby's, New York, 1993,:

Seller ID: 103133


(Sotheby's). Fine American Indian Art. Sale 6510. Auction: Saturday, December 4, 1993 at 10:15 am and 2 pm. New York : Sotheby's, 1993. Pp (150). Illustrated. 4to, illustrated black card covers lettered in white. The 440 lotsinclude Property of Various Owners including, A British Nobleman; The Esta te of Ernst Haas; A New England Private Collection; The Southwest Archaeological Institute, New Mexico; and The Wallkill Public Library. Lightly rubbed, else very good. With list fof prices realized laid in. 20.00 View more info