Monday, January 30, 2012

Native American Books

 



"Native American"            "Hanson, James A."              "Spirits in the Art"              "The Lowell Press: 1994"                 " 9 1/4" X 12 1/2" - 262pp - Magnificant color illustrations - a mint new copy in mylar - AUTOGRAPHED by Forrest Fenn"                      $135.00



"Native American"              "Feest, Christian"                "Premieres Nations, Collections Royales"                      "Musee Du Quai Branly; 2007            "8" X 10 1/4" - The most important exhibit of early artifacts in recent years - 96pp - wonderful full color illustrations of artifacts not seen before, mint new in shrink wrap, a very hard to find edition, ALSO INCLUDED is the American Indian Art with Feest's article on the exhibit"                              $295.00



"Native American"        "Ewing, Douglas C."             "Pleasing The Spirits"            "Gyhlen Press: 1982"        "8 3/4" X 11 1/4" - 401pp - profusely illustrated in color and B & W - a mint new copy still sealed in printers box" - contributions by Ted J. Brasser and Craig Bates"            "requires extra postage"                       $85.00



"Native American"            "Wright, Barton"            "Pueblo Shields"            "Flagstaff, AZ; 1976 Northland Press"            "7"" X 9 1/2"" - 96pp. - mint new"            $40.00           


"Native American."            "James, George W."            "Indian Blankets & Their makers"            "New York; 1974 Dover"            "6 1/2 X 9 1/2"" - 213pp. - HARDBOUND - near new in like D.J."            $25.00            


"Native American"            "Brasser, Ted J."            """Bo'jou, Neejee!"" Profiles of Canadian Indian Art"            "Ottawa; 1976 National Museum of Man"            "8"" X 11 1/2"" - 204pp - AUTOGRAPHED - 191 black and white,10 color plates and 24 pages of paintings, drawings and prints - 1st ed, 2nd prtg. -softbound - this is the best, most sought after work on Eastern Woodland Indians - as new, unread"            $200.00     


"Native American"            "Hartman, Sheryl"            "Indian Clothing of the Great Lakes: 1740 - 1840"            "Ogden, UT; 1988 Eagle's View Publishing"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 132pp - profusly illustrated by Greg Hudson and Joe Lee - soft bound - stated 1st edition - near new, unread - a standard reference"            $5.00                        

                                                                                                                               "Clarke, Noah T."             "Native American"                  "The Thacher Wampum Belts Of The New York State Museum"            "New York State Museum Bulletin; 1929"           "5 3/4" X 9" - 6pp plus 4 plates - softbound - this is an original publication in like new condition"            $20.00


"Native American"            "Lyford, Carrie A."            "Ojibwa Crafts"            "Stevens Point, WI; 1982 R.Schneider"            "5 3/4"" X 8 1/2"" - 216pp - very well illustrated - softbound - edges show very light shelf wear otherwise as new"            $10.00                                        


           
        

Sunday, January 29, 2012

Oriental Books


"Oriental"            "Compton, Junji, Kanichi & Morihiro"            "Nippon - To, Arts Swords of Japan"            "Japan; 1976 Japan House Gallery"            "10 1/2"" X 14 3/4"" - 134pp, color and black and white photos plus illustrations, hardbound in raw silk - extra Musashi print in folder, Time review, slipcase - all in mint new contition with like DJ - a magnificent copy"            $300.00       


"Oriental"            "Joly, Henri L."            "Japanese Sword Fittings - Naunton Collection`"            "London: 1973 The Holland Press, re-print of 1912"            "10 1/2"" X 13"" - 317pp. - 100's illustrations - some edge damage to D.J. otherwise a near fine copy of the classic work on the subject"            $200.00                  


"Oriental"            "Sato, Kanzan"            "The Japanese Sword"            "Tokyo; 1983 Kodansha International & Shibundo"            "7 1/2"" X 10 1/2"" - 210pp. - mint new"            $25.00


"Oriental"            "Vianello, Gianni"            "Armi E Armature Orientali"            "Milano; 1966 Bramante Editrice"            "10"" X 12 1/2"" - 173pp - 248 photo plates plus 55 tipped in color plates - 1/2 leatherette bound, slipcased -1241 of 1700 copies -  a beautiful book - bottom corners of slipcase broken otherwise as new - see Gaibi, item 2616 for matching volume"            $395         



"Oriental"            "Turnbull, Stephen"            "The Samurai, A Military History"            "New York; 1977 Macmillian"            "8"" X 10"" - 304pp. - beautifully illustrated - mint new"            $38.00


Saturday, January 28, 2012

Periodicals

"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Gun"            "New York; 1961 Madison Books"            "3 volumes - a hardback magazine, only 3 volumes ever issued - beautifully illustrated in color and B & W - all in VG+ condition"            $45        


"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Arms Collector"            "Towson, MD.; 1957 - '58"            "8 1/2"" X 11"" - 8 vols., all ever published - very well illustrated - the original editions - softbound - VG condition - wonderful information"            $75           


"Periodicals"            "Various"            "The American Society of Arms Collectors Bulletins"            "Privately Published by the Society"            "100+ volumes - very well illustrated - #1 through #103 - plus 2 offset issues pre-dating the bulletins - plus 4 indexs - plus special publications- all in fine condition - information not available elsewhere - extra postage needed"            $1000            

Friday, January 27, 2012

Powder Horns and Flask Books

        


"Powder Horns & Flasks"         "Dresslar, Jim"            "The Engraved Powder Horn"      "Bargersville, IN; 1996 Dresslar Publishing"           "12 1/4" X 9 1/4" - 249pp - A very special copy of this well respected book, this copy is signed by: the author, the photographer, the designer and the editor and is in mint, unread condition with the DJ in a mylar sleeve, a collectors item in itself"              
                                                                                                                         $135.00

"Powder Horns & Flasks"          "Swayze, Nathan L."      "Engraved Powder Horns of the French and Indian War and the Revolutionary War Era"       "Yazoo City, MS; 1978 Gun Hill Publishers"       "11 1/4" X 8 3/4" - "235pp - beautifully illustrated - a mint new copy, never opened"             $150.00


"Powder Horns & Flasks"            "Guthman, William H."            "Drums A'beating, Trumpets Sounding"            "Hartford, CT.; 1993 Connecticut Historical Society"            "9 1/2"" X 12 1/4" - "232pp - extremely well illustrated - with the very RARE dust jacket - signed by Jim Routh and Jim Dressler, two of the lenders of horns in the book - in mint new condition"            $95.00           


"Powder Horns & Flasks"            "Riling, Ray"            "The Powder Flask Book"            "New Hope, Pa.: 1953 The River House"            "9"" X 11"" - 495pp - 100's illustrations - 1st ed. of 1500, this is 1 of 20 signed at rear of book by all participants, presentation in front to H.P. Dean by author and publisher, letters from both laid in - paper clip marks on several pages, near mint"            $250.00