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Image for Smoke Signals, Number 46 / 1965, Folklore.

Smoke Signals, Number 46 / 1965, Folklore.

By: N/A

Price: $6.30

Publisher: Washington, DC., Indian Arts And Crafts Board, Department Of The Interior: 1965

Seller ID: 2837

Condition: Good


4to - 26.5 x 20 cm.; 27 pp. A once-upon-a-time free publication from the US Government. This issue has two feature articles - Folklore by Edward Malin and Folklore and secondly, a portfolio by George Burdeau. The covers are a tad worn and the spine fold for the cover is rubbed and spilit at the top and the bottom (above and below staples). Otherwise a clean copy. The shipping cost for this small item will be reduced when ordered. View more info

Image for Prières Catéchisme et Cantiques en Langue Montagnaise ou Chipeweyan. (Chipewyan Hymn Book).

Prières Catéchisme et Cantiques en Langue Montagnaise ou Chipeweyan. (Chipewyan Hymn Book).

By: N/A

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Belgium., Societe Saint-Augustin / Desclee.: 1968

Seller ID: 11980

Condition: Near Fine


16mo - 16.5 x 11.5 cm; 208 pp. Dark burgundy cloth with gilt lettering ("Chipewyan Hymn Book") on front board. Originally published by Desclee of Brussels in 1904, this is a modern reprint done for the Catholic dioceses of northern Canada probably by the Oblates. The approbations are dated 1968. The title page is reproduced from the 1904 edition along with the black and white vignette illustrations present through out. The hymns and / or prayers are introduced by their F... View more info

Image for Kanawayhitowin: Taking Care of Each Others Spirit. Community Action Campaign to Prevent Woman Abuse in the Aboriginal Community.

Kanawayhitowin: Taking Care of Each Others Spirit. Community Action Campaign to Prevent Woman Abuse in the Aboriginal Community.

By: N/A

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Ontario., Ontario Federation of Indian Friendship Centres.: 2010

Seller ID: 32102

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; 56 pp. Card stock covers in a white plastic coil binding. This is the third edition. Page 37/38 is a two panel fold out page. Seven page list of resources and services at the back. A couple of dog-eared creases on page corners (one to the front cover), otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

Image for Louis 'David' Riel: Prophet of the New World.

Louis 'David' Riel: Prophet of the New World.

By: ( James Bell, F. J. H. Merrill, Harlan Smith)

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario, University of Toronto Press: 1979

Seller ID: 18345

ISBN: 0887801188

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; ix - 216 pp. Black cloth over boards with silver gilt lettering on the spine. First published by the University of Toronto Press in 1979, this is a reprint from the same year. Well indexed and annotated with bibliographical references. Previous owner's name stamped on the front free end paper and the title page. The dust jacket is edge worn on the top edge with small creases and one closed tear on the back at the top of 2 cm in length. Otherwise the ... View more info

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Marion Tuu'luq.

By: Bouchard, Marie.

Price: $31.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., National Gallery of Canada.: 2002

Seller ID: 31834

ISBN: 0888847599

Condition: Fine


4to - 28 x 24 cm.; 110 pp. Introduction by Marie Routledge, Afterword by Phoebe Anne Kudia'aq. An exhibition catalog produced for the Marion Tuu'luq art show in Ottawa, 11 Oct, 2002 - 12 Jan, 2003, and subsequent shows in Winnipeg, Toronto and Guelph. Tuu'luq (1910-2002) was a well respected Inuit textile and graphic artist from Baker Lake, Nunavut, whose art was displayed widely in Canada and who was a member of the Royal Canadian Academy of Arts. This catalog has 37 co... View more info

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From Truth to Reconciliation: Transforming the Legacy of Residential Schools.

By: Castellano, Marlene Brant, with Linda Archibald and Mike DeGagne. (editors).

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Aboriginal Healing Foundation.: 2008

Seller ID: 32105

ISBN: 1897285612

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 22 cm.; xiv - 429 pp. The front cover has a french folded fore edge flap. This volume is a collection of papers and brief reflections from more than thirty contributors who have worked to create just and inclusive societies in Canada and abroad." It is in 4 sections: "Truth-Telling", "The Legacy Lives on", "Exploring Paths to Reconciliations" and "Journey of the Spirit". Two appendices. Minor wear to the edges of the covers and with a closed tear (~ 3 cm.) in ... View more info

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Addictive Behaviours Among Aboriginal People in Canada.

By: Chansonneuve, Deborah.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Aboriginal Healing Foundation.: 2007

Seller ID: 32103

ISBN: 189728537X

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; iv - 122 pp. Contents: Introductory section on methodology, Chapter 1: "Looking Back to Move Forwards". Chapter 2: "Addictive Behaviours and Residential School Abuse". Chapter 3: "Using the Wisdom of Culture to Promote Healing". Chapter 4: "Five Stories of Hope". Chapter 5: "Promising Practices in Addictions Prevention and Intervention". Chapter 6: "Conclusion and Continuation of the Journey". Three appendices - "Fact Sheets" (13 of them), "List of K... View more info

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Reclaiming Connections: Understanding Residential School Trauma Among Aboriginal People. A Resource Manual.

By: Chansonneuve, Deborah.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Aboriginal Healing Foundation.: 2005

Seller ID: 32106

ISBN: 097366472X

Condition: Very Good


4to - 28 x 22 cm.; (4) - 95 - 29 - 9 - 13 - 3 pp. Spiral bound with a black plastic coil and the pagination reflects the different sections which are tab-indexed on the fore edge. In 5 sections with 3 appendices and a 3 page list of references. The fore edges of the covers are yapped (overhanging by ~ 1 cm) and that yapped overhang is a tad creased as our the index tabs. Otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

Image for Wapoose and the Sacred Heart Drum: Tales from the North Country.

Wapoose and the Sacred Heart Drum: Tales from the North Country.

By: Dauvin, Daniel J.

Price: $11.25

Publisher: Lulu Press.: 2015

Seller ID: 30520

ISBN: 1896088023

Condition: Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 292 - (4) pp. Illustrated with black and white drawings and maps by the author. An as-new and unused book. View more info

Image for A Canadian Christmas Carol, Jesous Ahatonhia. (A Huron Indian Carol - circa 1641). (With record)

A Canadian Christmas Carol, Jesous Ahatonhia. (A Huron Indian Carol - circa 1641). (With record)

By: Father Jean De Brebeuf. (text by Robert E. Oliver).

Price: $20.25

Publisher: (Toronto, Ontario)., Abitibi Paper Co.: 1967

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 22961

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


8vo - 23.5 x 18.5 cm.; Unpaginated with 20 pp. Brick red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on front board. Three full colour illustrations with seven smaller vignette types by Turner which are reproductions from drawings made in 1927 for the original Rous & Mann edition. The carol, with the melody line, is printed in the centrefold and the English interpretation is by J. E. Middleton while the French lyrics are on the following page. Present also is the 7" vinyl reco... View more info

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The Long March, The Choctaw's Gift to Irish Famine Relief.

By: Fitzpatrick, Marie-Louise.

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Berkeley, California., Tricycle Press / Ten Speed Press.: 2001

Seller ID: 32067

ISBN: 1582460655

Condition: Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; Unpaginated. Choctaw editing and Foreword by Gary WhiteDeer. A true tale simplified for young readers of the Choctaw collection of $170 in 1847 to send to the starving Irish during their Famine. In it is told the tragedy of the tribe's own tragedy, the Long March. A universal story of overcoming bitterness. Finely drawn b/w illustrations. An as-new and unused book. View more info

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Archibald the Arctic.

By: Fleming, Archibald Lang. (The Flying Bishop).

Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York., Appleton-Century-Crofts.: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 30345

Condition: Very Good in Fair dust jacket


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; (30) - 399 pp. Light blue cloth over boards with black cloth and red gilt lettering on the spine. The text block head edge is stained a blueish-black as issued. Mapped end papers of the Canadian Arctic and illustrated with 16 pages of black and white photographs. Five page index at the back. From the dust jacket: "The adventurous life story of the famous Scotsman who dared the desolate wastes of Baffin Land and beyond, where no white man had ever been,... View more info

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In the Footsteps of the Mississaugas.

By: Gibson, Marian

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Mississauga, Ontario., Mississauga Heritage Foundation.: 2006

Seller ID: 21376

ISBN: 0969199554

Condition: Fine


8vo - 22.5 x 14.5 cm.; ix - 101 pp. From a foreword by Chief Bryan LaForme: ". . . is the story of the Mississauga area and the Mississauga people. The reader is taken through the time from the Ice Age, to the turbulent Beaver Wars with the Iroquois, the trade with the French, and the transitional period of building relationships with the British and finally to the present". Illustrated with black and white photographs plus a centre section of 23 pages in full co... View more info

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Flint & Feather: The Life and Times of E. Pauline Johnson, Tekahionwake.

By: Gray, Charlotte.

Price: $10.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Harper Collins: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18276

ISBN: 0002000652

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; [10] - 438 pp. Dark gray paper over boards with gilt lettering on spine and gilt decoration on front board. Stated first edition. Mapped end papers. Illustrated with black and white photographs (of the inset type) throughout. Extensive notes on sources, family tree, picture credits and a ten page index at the back. The unclipped dust jacket is protected with an archival jacket cover. View more info

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Lelawala: A Legend Of The Maid Of The Mist.

By: Grol, Lini R.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Fonthill, Ontario., Fonthill Studio - Trillium Books: 1971

Seller ID: 12293

Condition: Near Fine in Good dust jacket


8vo - 22.5 x 15 cm.; 39 pp. Dark blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration on front board. "The Heroine from the Niagara Peninsula. An old Indian Legend as told and Illustrated with Freehand Scissor Cuttings by Lini R. Grol". Number 453 of a limited collector's edition. Grol is an author/artist originally from Holland and now living in Fonthill, close to Niagara Falls. Previous owner's name on free front end paper plus a small stain in the front end paper gut... View more info

Image for Louis Riel: Justice Must Be Done.

Louis Riel: Justice Must Be Done.

By: Heineman, Larry. Clem Chartier, Ron Rivard.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Saskatchewan., Association of Metis and Non-Status Indians of Saskatchewan.: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 26209

Condition: Near Fine


4to - 28 x 21.5 cm.; viii - 107 pp. A photostatic copy of the original typed submission made to the Hon. P. E. Trudeau, Prime Minister of Canada and his cabinet in September of 1978 and part of that same submission package. Printed on the rectos (right hand pages) only. Bound in blue duo-tang type folder. Subsequently published as a book by the Manitoba Métis Federation Press in the following year, 1979. View more info

Image for North from the Mountains: A Folk History of the Carmel Melungeon Settlement, Highland County, Ohio.

North from the Mountains: A Folk History of the Carmel Melungeon Settlement, Highland County, Ohio.

By: Kessler, John S. and Donald B. Ball.

Price: $7.65

Publisher: Macon, Georgia., Mercer University Press.: 2001

Seller ID: 11188

ISBN: 0865547033

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xvi - 220 pp. The history of the Carmel Indians starting in the early 1700's and concentrating on the Melungen grouping who settled in Highland County. Illustrated with b/w photogrphs, charts, graphs and maps. A new, unread and unused book. View more info

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Indian Conditions; A Survey.

By: Knox, R. H. and J. Phillip Nicholson. (editors).

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Ottawa, Ontario., Minister of Indian and Northern Affairs.: 1980

Seller ID: 26201

ISBN: 0662108523

Condition: Very Good+


8vo - 21.5 x 28 cm. (oblong).; 159 pp. From the preface by John C. Munro, the then minister of Indian and Northern Affairs: "This report has been prepared by my department to document changes in Indian social, economic and political conditions during the last ten to twenty years". Contents: Introductory section, Social Conditions, Economic Conditions, Political Conditions, Government Programs, Off-Reserve , Reference Reading. Illustrated with charts and graphs. M... View more info

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The Foot of the River.

By: Lalor, George.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba., Pemmican Publications.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 26905

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; 126 pp. From the foreword: "This volume contains the first two books of a series of five, which tell the story of that region which surrounds the estuary of the Winnipeg River from the time of Lake Agassiz to the year 1921. It is the story of the birth and growth of three communities in Manitoba: Fort Alexander, Victoria Beach and St. George." Illustrated with black and white drawings by Réal Bérard plus one map on page 73. Signed by the auth... View more info

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Pauline Johnson and Her Friends.

By: McRaye, Walter.

Price: $14.40

Publisher: Toronto, Ontario., Ryerson Press.: 1947

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 18279

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


12mo - 19.5 x 14 cm.; xv - 182 pp. Blue cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine and front board. A first edition and first printing from December of 1947. Foreword by A. H. O'Brien and a postscript by Lorne Pierce. Two page bibliography at the back. Illustrated with eight photographic plates including the frontispiece printed on a coated paper stock. The book shows very mild shelf wear to the board edges and the text block edges are age darkened, more so the head ... View more info