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1) American Indian Fairy Tales
Larned, W. T
 
Joliet, IL: P. F. Volland, 1921. 35th edition. 8vo. Pictorial boards. Unpaged. A wonderfully illustrated collection of Indian fairy tales, with full-page illustrations as well a decorative chapter headings and additional in-text art. Owner's name on endpaper. Shelfwear, rubbing, chipping to spine. Rear hinge weak. Interior clean and otherwise tight. Good.. Pictorial Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Rae, John. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$30.00
2) American Indians and Federal Aid (Studies in Social Economics)
Sorkin, Alan L.
 
Washington, DC, U.S.A.: Brookings Institution Press, 1971. Washington: Brookings, 1971. First edition. 8vo. Brown cloth binding, gold titles. Photographic endpapers of Rosebud Sioux reservation. viii, 231 pp. A description and evaluation of federal economic programs. Very good in very good dustjacket, protected with a mylar cover.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$26.00
3) American Folk Masters : The National Heritage Fellows
Siporin, Steve
 
New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1992. First edition. 4to. Cloth. 256 p. Index. Bibliography. Directory of National Heritage Fellow 1982-1991. Color and black and white photographs. A celebration of the folk art masters of the United States, including quilters, potters, storytellers, blues musicians, dancers, and more. A tribute to the diverse crafts and peoples of the United States. Jacket has minor edgewear. Fine in near fine jacket in mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. Illus. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$45.00
4) American Indian Traditions and Ceremonies
Berman, Karen
 
North Dighton, MA: JG Press, 1997. Presumed first edition. Oblong 8vo. Pictorial boards. 128 p. Illustrated with color, sepia, and black and white photographs. A loving and beautifully presented look at Native American traditions and ceremonies. Chapters address the cycle of life, sustenance, daily life, war and peace, and tribal society. Bibliography & index. Several tears to jacket. Fine in very good dustjacket in mylar cover.. Pictorial Boards. Fine/Very Good. Oblong 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$35.00
5) "An account of the aboriginal inhabitants of the Californian peninsula, as given by Jacob Baegert, a German Jesuit missionary, who lived there seventeen years during the second half of the last century"
Baegert, Jacob
 
1863. Translated from the German. 18 pp. disbound from 1863 publication. Near fine.. Disbound. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$35.00
6) Anasazi Ruins of the Southwest in Color
Ferguson, William M. And Arthur H. Rohn
 
Albuquerque, NM: University of New Mexico Press, 1986. 4to. Soft cover. 296 p. Index. Color photographs and black and white illustrations and maps. A lavishly illustrated to at the Anasazi Indians of the Southwest and their pueblos and cliff dwellings. Minor edgewear. Near fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$40.00
7) Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution 1935
Smithsonian Institution
 
Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1935. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1935. First edition. Trade paperback. 580 pp. with numerous black and white plates. Appears unread. Includes articles on weather and the sun's radiation; the sun's place among the stars; the surface features of the moon; the discovery of vitamins; the glacial history of an extinct volcano; Boulder Canyon Project; coming of man from Asia; antiquity of man in America; the Nuzi and Hurrians at Nuzi, Kirkuk, Iraq; ruins of Te... more information

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$35.00
8) Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institutuion 1952
Smithsonian Institution
 
Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1953. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1952. First edition. 8vo. Dark green silk with gilt lettering embossed on spine and gilt seal embossed on front board, illustrated in black and white, 461 pp. Radio astronomy; the sun, the moon, and the tides; engineering and pure science; man's synthetic future; phosphorus and life; the ice age in the North American Arctic; 1944 eruption of Usu; snails and their relations to the soil; ecology, evolution and distribution of t... more information

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$29.00
9) Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institutuion 1940
Smithsonian Institution
 
Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1941. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1941. First edition. 8vo. Dark green silk with gilt lettering embossed on spine and gilt seal embossed on front board, illustrated in black and white, 512 pp. Solar prominences; satellites of Jupiter; cultural values of physics; nuclear fission; national standards of measurement; rise of organic chemical industry; rubber industry; future of man on earth; search for oil; perspectives in evolution; animal behavior; national wildlif... more information

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$29.00
10) Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution 1922
Smithsonian Institution
 
Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1924. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1924. First edition. 8vo. Green silk binding, titles in gilt. Antique ex-library with minimal markings, no pocket. 554 pp. Publication 2724. Who will promote science, by Abbot; Recent discoveries and theories relating to the structure of matter, by Compton; The architecture of atoms and a universe built of atoms, by Abbot; Aeronautic research, by Ames, 5 plates; Photosynthesis and the possible use of solar energy, by Spoehr; Fogs... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$22.00
11) Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution for the Year Ended June 30 1920
Editor
 
Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1922. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 704 p. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and charts. Includes annual reports of the departments and museums that make up the Smithsonian Institution, as well as financial reports and a report on buildings and equipment. The majority of the volume is taken up with articles on scientific discoveries and natural history, including studying the sun's heat on mountain peaks in desert lands; the habitability of Venus... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$50.00
12) Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution 1926
Smithsonian Institution
 
Washington D.C.: Smithsonian Books, 1927. Washington, D. C. Smithsonian Books, 1927. First edition. 8vo. Dark green silk with gilt lettering embossed on spine and gilt seal embossed on front board, illustrated in black and white, 551 pp.The new outlook in cosmogony; influences of sun rays on plants and animals; evolution of the stars; excursions on the planets; high frequency rays of cosmic origin; present status of radio atmospheric disturbances; cold light; scientific work of the Maud expedition; romance ... more information

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$29.00
13) Annual Report of the Board of Regents of the Smithsonian Institution Showing the Operations, Expenditures, and Condition of the Institution for the Year Ended June 30 1927
Editors
 
Washington, DC: United States Government Printing Office, 1928. First edition. 8vo. Cloth. 580 p. Illustrated with photographs, maps, and charts. Includes annual reports of the departments and museums that make up the Smithsonian Institution, as well as financial reports and a report on buildings and equipment. The majority of the volume is taken up with articles on scientific discoveries and natural history, including accomplishments of modern astronomy; recent developments of cosmical physics; evolut... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$75.00
14) The Archaeology of Wayne
Lenik, Edward J.
 
Wayne, NJ: Wayne Township Historical Commission, 1985. Wayne: Wayne Township, 1985. Presumed first edition. 8vo. Trade paperback, 191 pp. Illustrated in black and white. Fine.. Trade Paperback. Fine. Illus. by Illustrated. 8vo. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$42.00
15) Arctic Adventure: Inuit Life in the 1800s
Rau, Dana Meachen
 
Farmington Hills, Michigan, U.S.A.: Soundprints, 1997. First Edition. 4to. Pictorial boards, 32 pp. Illustrated throughout in color. Slight scratch to dustjacket. New in near fine dustjacket.. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. New/Near Fine. Illus. by Magovern, Peg. 4to.. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$32.00
16) Arctic Adventure: Inuit Life in the 1800s
Rau, Dana Meachen
 
Farmington Hills, Michigan, U.S.A.: Soundprints, 1997. First Edition. 4to. Pictorial boards, 32 pp. Illustrated throughout in color. New in new dustjacket.. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. New/New. Illus. by Magovern, Peg. 4to.. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$42.00
17) Arctic Life Challenge To Survive
Jacobs, Martina Magenau and James B. Richardson, Editors
 
Pittsburgh, PA: Carnegie Museum of Natural History, 1983. Presumed first edition. 4to. Soft cover. 206 p. Illustrated. Maps. Photographs. By developing extraordinary adaptations, plants, animals, and humans have won a precarious existence in the ruthless, beautiful world of the Arctic. Discusses the challenges of survival in this frozen world. Light shelf wear. Near fine.. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. ... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$35.00
18) The Arctic: The Complete Story
Sale, Richard
 
London: Frances Lincoln Ltd, 2008. London: Frances Lincoln, 2008. First edition, first printing. 4to. Cloth binding, titles in silver, illustrated throughout in color, 632 pp. This is a spectacular book. The Arctic is the last great wilderness of the northern hemisphere. The Arctic is a sea surrounded by inhabited land. Access has therefore been possible since the last Ice Age. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus. by Michelsen, Per an... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$72.00
19) The Arctic: The Complete Story
Sale, Richard
 
London: Frances Lincoln Ltd, 2008. London: Frances Lincoln, 2008. First edition, first printing. 4to. Cloth binding, titles in silver, illustrated throughout in color, 632 pp. This is a spectacular book. The Arctic is the last great wilderness of the northern hemisphere. The Arctic is a sea surrounded by inhabited land. Access has therefore been possible since the last Ice Age. New in new dust jacket, protected with an archival-quality mylar cover.. First Edition. Cloth. New/New. Illus. by Michelsen, Per an... more information

Offered by Rose's Books, IOBA (Massachusetts, United States)
$72.00
20) Beautés de l'Histoire d'Amérique d'après les plus celèbres voyageurs et géographes qui ont écrit sur cette partie du monde par G***, ornées de 32 nouveaux sujets de gravures représentant les Costumes, Habitations, Animaux &c. SIGNED BY AUTHOR & PUBLISHER
Hapde, Jean-Baptiste-Auguste
 
Paris: D'Alexis Eymery, 1816. Paris: D'Alexis Eymery, 1816. First edition. Leather spine with 5 compartments, decorated ridges and compartments in dark brown and gold, gold titles. Marble boards, marble endpapers, all edges marble. 312 pp. Engraved frontispiece of explorers who discovered the "New World". Decorated title page. 12 additional engravings of indigenous peoples on 6 pages.A number of engravings have been cut out. A most unusual book, signed by both the author and the publis... more information

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$350.00
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