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From the Falklands to Patagonia. The Story of a Pioneer Family

By: Mainwaring, Michael James

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Allison & Busby: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 008253

ISBN: 0850314887

Condition: Good


99 b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy in clean condition. View more info

A collection of gesture-signs and signals of the North American Indians with some Comparisons.

By: Mallery, Garrick

Price: $1,600.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution - Bureau of Ethnology: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007802

Condition: Good


329 pages. Ex-General Assembly Library New Zealand. Some wear on spine. View more info

Introduction to the Study of Sign Language Among the North American Indians as Illustrating the Gesture Speech of Mankind.

By: Mallery, Garrick

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution - Bureau of Ethnology: 1880

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007803

Condition: Good


iv, 72 pages, several illustrations. Ex-General Assembly Library New Zealand. Some wear on spine. View more info

Expeditions into the Valley of the Amazon, 1539, 1540, 1634. (Expedition of Gonzalo Pizarro. Voyage of Francisco De Orellana. New Discovery of the Great River of the Amazon. List of the Principal Tribes in the Valley of the Amazon.)

By: Markham, Clements R.

Price: $195.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1859

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 3028

Condition: Good


Nearly Very Good. First English Edition. lxiv, 190 pages, one folding linen-backed map. Spine darkenend, small number 24 at the top. Reform Club blind stamp on title page. Rare Hakluyt issue. First series, number 24. Valuable translation of early accounts on the Amazon and Idnian tribes. View more info

The Life and Acts of Don Alonzo Enriquez de Guzman, A Knight of Seville, of the Order of Santiago, A.D. 1518 to 1543.

By: Markham, Clements R.

Price: $240.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1862

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3236

Condition: Nearly Very Good


xxiii, 168 pages, spine darkened, small number 29 at top of spine. Important independant source for the conquest of Peru by Francisco Pizarro. View more info

Early Spanish Voyages to the Strait of Magellan.

By: Markham, Sir Clements

Price: $140.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5739

Condition: Very Good


xii, 288 pages, 3 maps 9 illustrations, a few small stamps of the "Reform Club" London, endpapers brittle. View more info

Mountains & Molehills (Classics of the Old West)

By: Marryat, Frank

Price: $7.00 USD

Publisher: Time-Life: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 1367

ISBN: 0809439980

Condition: Very Good


Full-Leather. Facsimile Reprint of 1855 Edition. 443 pages, colour and b/w illustrations. All edges gilt. Stamp on title page, otherwise fine. View more info

Port Royal Rediscovered.

By: Marx, Robert F.

Price: $19.00 USD

Publisher: New English Library: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6574

Condition: Very Good


304 pages, b/w photos, endpaper illustrations. Spine of dust wrapper faded. View more info

Port Royal Rediscovered.

By: Marx, Robert F.

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: New English Library: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6776

Condition: Very Good


304 pages, b/w photos, endpaper illustrations. Spine of dust wrapper faded. View more info

A Skeleton of Merycoidodon gracilis and its Adaptive Significance.

By: Matthew, W.D.

Price: $14.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California: 1932

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007339

Condition: Very Good


p. 13-26, 2 plates. Offprint from University of California Publications. Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Vol. 22, No.2. Merycoidodon ("ruminating teeth") is an extinct genus of terrestrial herbivore of the family Merycoidodontidae, subfamily Merycoidodontinae (oreodont), more popularly known by the name Oreodon ("hillock teeth") endemic to North America during the Late Eocene-Early Miocene subepochs (38¿16.3 mya) existing for approximately 21.7 million years. View more info

Sir Francis Drake his Voyage, 1595, by Thomas Maynarde, together with the Spanish Account of Drake's Attack on Puerto Rico.

By: Maynarde, Thomas (edited By W.D. Cooley)

Price: $260.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1849

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3134

Condition: Good


viii, 65 pages, small tear at bottom of spine, rubbed at top of spine, front endpapers have tape repair. View more info

The Rebello Transcripts: Governor Phillip's Portuguese Prelude.

By: McIntyre, Kenneth Gordon

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: London, Souvenir Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008482

ISBN: 0285626035

Condition: Very Good


257 pages, 11 maps, 7 b/w illustrations. View more info

The Changing Culture of an Indian Tribe.

By: Mead, Margaret

Price: $12.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Columbia University Press: 1932

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1482

Condition: Fine


xiv, 313 pages. A very nice copy of this classic written by one of the best known anthropologists of the 20th century. View more info

Guide to the Kiowa Collections at the Smithsonian Institution (Smithsonian Contributions to Anthropology - Number 40)

By: Merrill, William L. & Marian Kaulaity Hansson & Candace S. Greene & Frederick J. Reuss

Price: $34.00 USD

Publisher: Washington, Smithsonian Institution Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4852

Condition: Nearly Very Good


443 pages, many b/w illustrations. View more info

Ancient America and the Book of Mormon.

By: Milton R Hunter & Thomas S Ferguson

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: Oakland, Kolob Book Company: 1959

Seller ID: 5821

Condition: Good


xiv, 450 pages, b/w illustrations. Ex-library copy, clean. View more info

The Breccias of the Mariposa Formation in the Vicinity of Colfax, California

By: Moody, Clarence L.

Price: $35.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1917

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009239

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geology. Volume 10, No. 21, pp. 383-420, 4 text figures, 6 plates. 1 institutional stamp. View more info

Preliminary Check List [Checklist] of American Almanacs 1639 - 1800

By: Morrison, Hugh Alexander

Price: $7.50 USD

Publisher: Washington, Library of Congress: 1907

Seller ID: 846

Condition: Very Good


160 pages. A valuable bibliographic reference work on early American almanacs. Clean copy from the General Assembly Library New Zealand. View more info

The Young Man of God. Memories of Stanley Pumphrey.

By: Newman, Henry Stanley

Price: $48.00 USD

Publisher: London, Ca. 1882, Partridge: 0

Seller ID: 3500

Condition: Very Good


298 pages, frontispiece. Library plate from "Friend's Meeting House, Ilkley" on front endpaper but no other library markings. View more info

Historia Basica De Colombia.

By: Ocampo Lopez, Javier

Price: $10.00 USD

Publisher: Bogota, Plaza & Janes Editores: 1984

Seller ID: 4278

ISBN: 958140015X

Condition: Very Good


312 pages. View more info

Candido Lopez: Proyecto Cultural Los Colegios y el Arte.

By: Pacheco, Marcelo Eduardo

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Buenos Aires, Banco Velox:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007554

ISBN: 9879576578

Condition: Very Good


62 pages, colour plates. Argentinian Painter of military and battle scenes. View more info

Notes on Echinoids from the Tertiary of California.

By: Pack, R.W.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1909

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4926

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 5, No. 18, pp. 275-283, two plates. 2 institutional stamps. View more info

REPTILE AND AMPHIBIAN TRACKWAYS FROM THE LOWER TRIASSIC MOENKOPI FORMATION OF ARIZONA AND UTAH.

By: Peabody, Frank E.

Price: $58.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4934

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 27, No. 8, pp. 295-468,40 text figures. 2 institutional stamps. View more info

Folklore Prince Edward Island.

By: Pendergast, James; Pendergast, Gertrude

Price: $10.00 USD

Seller ID: 007193

Condition: Very Good


47 pages. No publication date or publisher stated. Ca. 1970. View more info

Bibliography of the Athapascan Languages

By: Pilling, James Constantine

Price: $18.00 USD

Publisher: Washington:, Smithsonian Institute: 1892

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 1175

Condition: Good


125 pages, 4 facsimiles. Ex-library (General Assembly Library New Zealand), leather on spine and corners worn, content very clean. Lists 544 entries. A corner stone bibliography. View more info

The Voyages And Colonising Enterprises Of Sir Humphrey Gilbert. 2 Volumes.

By: Quinn, David Beers

Price: $180.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1940

Seller ID: 5345

Condition: Good


2 volume set. xxix, 238; xiii, 230-543 pages, plates and maps. Old bookplates, ex-Refrom Club, sticker on front cover "This Book was damaged during an air raid on October 14th, 1940". The only visible damage however is a slight dampstain at the top of spine and rear cover of volume 1. Altogether a tidy set. View more info

The Roanoke Voyages 1584-1590. Documents to Illustrate the English Voyages to North America Under the Patent Granted to Walter Raleigh in 1584. 2 Volumes.

By: Quinn, David Beers

Price: $78.00 USD

Publisher: London, Hakluyt: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6815

Condition: Very Good


2 volumes. xxxvi, 496 and vi, 497-1004 pages. 12 illustrations and maps (one folding in rear pocket of vol II.) tbo View more info

Klondyke to Kenya.

By: Raper, Fred

Price: $250.00 USD

Publisher: London, Skeffington: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4875

Condition: Good


256 pages, frontispiece and 21 other b/w illustrations. Ex-lending library but only markings on front endpaper, not on binding, slight watermarks bottom corner of frontispiece. Rare autobiography of an incredibly adventurous life covering, the Klondyke gold rush, the founding days of Elisabthville (now Lubumbashi in Zaire), prospecting in Africa, British Columbia, World war one in Kenya etc. etc. View more info

Gold Veins near Great Falls, Maryland, Geological Survey Bulletin 1286

By: Reed, John C., Jr. and John C. Reed

Price: $7.50 USD

Publisher: Washington, United States Government Printing Office: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 39

Condition: Good


Wrappers, 22 pages, b/w illustrations, 2 maps in rear pocket, remnant of price label on cover, otherwise very good. View more info

A New Genus of Seacow from the Miocene of Colombia.

By: Reinhart, Roy H.

Price: $25.00 USD

Publisher: Berkeley, University of California Press: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 4937

Condition: Very Good


Offprint form Bulletin of the Department of Geological Sciences. Volume 28, No. 9, pp. 203-214, 2 text figures. 2 institutional stamps. View more info