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  • Bierhorst, John.
    A CRY FROM THE EARTH: Music of North American Indians.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Four Winds Press, 1979. dj. Hardcover first edition - Although written for older children (Four Winds Press is a division of Scholastic Books) this is a fascinating and interesting book for everyone, as the differences between Indian music and Western music is carefully explained - as well as the differences among different groups of Indians.. Includes many songs from different Native American groups as well as sources, suggestions for futher listening and reading, and an index. Illustrated with many photographs. Oblong format, 113 pages.

    Condition: Fine in a very good+ dustjacket (some tiny chips to the edges of the dj.)

    Book ID: 13013
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  • Carrighar, Sally
    ICEBOUND SUMMER

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1953. dj. Hardcover first edition - Naturalist's study of the brilliant and intense summer on the northwest coast of Alaska, and her life among the Eskimos for 3 years. Illustrated by Henry B. Kane.

    Condition: Very near fine in very good dust jacket (light edgewear to dj.)

    Book ID: 22938
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  • [Flack, Marjorie, illustrator] Lomen, Helen and Marjorie Flack.
    TAKTUK An Arctic Boy.

    Edition: Early printing (originally published in 1928.)

    Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1937. Hardcover - A sensitive and lovely story about a young Eskimo boy, illustrated by Marjorie Flack with a color frontispiece and 13 full page woodblock illustrations plus many smaller illustratations at the head of each chapter, or at the tail. Illustrated map endpapers. 139 pp..

    Condition: Very good in orange cloth with black lettering and a small illustration on front cover.

    Book ID: 37073
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  • Kiuchi, Tatsuro, illustrator; Kroll, Virginia.
    THE SEASONS AND SOMEONE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Harcourt Brace & Company, (1994.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - A lovely book which makes very vivid in both words and in the soft oil paintings of Kiuchi, the changing seasons of the year in the Alaskan landscape, and how they affect one little Inuit girl who remembers the berries of summer even in the midst of the howling winter winds. SIGNED on the half title page by the illustrator Kiuchi with a drawing (self-portrait.) Oblong format, bound in glossy illustrated boards. ISBN: 0-15-271233x.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 36833
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