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Fair Shake in the Wilderness: The Life and Times of Rix Robinson [Michigan History]

By: Harrington, Steve

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Grand Rapids, MI, Maritime Press, Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed and Inscribed by Author

Seller ID: 2711

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy wraps, 13.9 by 21.5 cm, 103 pp., illus. Unread copy, near fine with only faint signs of shelf wear to the wraps. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. From the back cover: “Settling the Great Lakes area required a variety of unusual skills. Rix Robinson was a man of exceptional character and ability. He proved that Indians should be treated fairly, even though the old Northwest Territory was flooded with white settlers. Rix Robinson quickly di... View more info

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Under Your Feet: The Story of the American Mound Builders

By: King, Blanche Busey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc.: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: by author

Seller ID: 2644

Condition: Very Good


King, Blanche Busey. Under Your Feet: The Story of the American Mound Builders. New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, Inc., 1939, first ed. Hardcover with dust jacket, green cloth with gilt spine and cover titles, 15 by 22.3 cm, color frontis image, xii 169 pp. illus. Hardcover is very good with minor crimping at the head of the spine; unclipped jacket is fair with scuffing and edge wear and chips. Signed by the author with a lengthy inscription on the front pastedown. F... View more info

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Songs of the Navajo Country - SIGNED

By: Ricketts, Orval; Carey Holbrook, foreword

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albuquerque, University of New Mexico Press: 1940

Edition: Limited ed

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 2124

Condition: Very Good


Number 271 of 500 printed. Signed by Ricketts on the title page. Staple-bound wraps, 16 by 23.5 cm, viii 56 pp. edge wear with a few small edge tears; focing to the wraps, especially the back cover. Includes a preface by the author, “The Navajo and His Country.” We ship our books in boxes or cardboard wraps, never in bags. Bay Leaf Books (Member ABAA, ILAB, IOBA) is dedicated to offering fine books for discriminating readers. First Edition. View more info

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Another Man’s Vision: The Larry Williams Collection of 19th Century Tobacco Bags [Native American Indian Exhibition and Sale Catalog]

By: Sherwoods; Larry Williams

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, NM, Sherwoods Spirit of America: nd (c.2000)

Seller ID: 2634

Condition: Very Good


Staple-bound glossy wraps, 21.5 by 28 cm, 20 pp., fully illus. in color. Very good with light scuffing and scratches to the covers; the interior is clean and bright. A striking exhibition and sale catalog featuring a brief history of Native American tobacco bags and 49 bags with a brief description, sizes, and prices (ranging from $6,500 to $55,000). Scarce. View more info