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The Same River Twice: Honoring the Difficult

By: Walker, Alice

Price: $5.50

Publisher: NY, Scribner: 1996

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010104

ISBN: 0684814196

Condition: Very Good


300 pp. Marker slashes on top and bottom edges. Inner dust jacket affixed to boards. Close to new. Alice Walker documents how The Color Purple novel and movie affected her life. Includes original screenplay written by Walker (not used by director Steven Spielberg). letters to Spielberg, Quincy Jones, Danny Glover. Size: 8vo -- 9.75 in Tall View more info

Keepers of the Fire: Journey to the Tree of Life Based on Black Elk's Vision

By: Walking Turtle, Eagle

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Santa Fe, New Mexico, Bear & Co: 1987

Edition: 2nd Printing.

Seller ID: 010108

ISBN: 0939680300

Condition: Very Good


128 pp., 23 color illustrations. Crease on rear cover, smaller crease on front cover, some rubbing and one inch tear along spine. Text clean. A narrative and series of folk paintings based on Black Elk's childhood vision in 1872, as related to John G. Niehardt in 1931. Size: 8mo -- 8.5 In Tall Bu 11 in Wide View more info

Desert Foxe: A Skyler Foxe Mystery

By: Walsh, Haley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Albion, New York, MLRPress: 2014

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009686

Condition: Fine


217 pp. Virtually new, no markings or creases. A gay mystery in which an out English teacher goes off to Palm Springs with friends for a weekend and encounters a murder on the dance floor. The plot involves the Agua Caliente band of Cahuilla Indians near Palm Springs and their attitudes toward two-spirit men. Size: 8mo -- 8 in Tall View more info

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An Outline Dictionary of Maya Glyphs (Native American)

By: William Gates

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Dover Publications: 2013

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 009861

ISBN: 0486236188

Condition: Near Fine


204 pp. Newly new. No markings. A guide to deciphering Maya petroglyphs. First published in 1931. Gates has tabulated all character variants and attempted to work out meaning from their counterparts, relating them to Maya culture found in southern Mexico and Central America. His work includes day signs, month signs, caledric signs, numerals, colors, face signs, animal figures, astronomical signs, etc. A companion work by Gates is included: "Glyph Studies," taken ... View more info