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Mungo Martin; Man of Two Cultures

By: B.C. Indian Arts Society

Price: $36.95

Publisher: Sidney, BC, Gray's Publishing: 1982

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 16840


Only light wear to card covers, gift notation on front fly leaf ; A bright, solid book ; B&W Photographs; Oblong 24mo 5" - 6" tall; 45 pages; Mungo Martin 1879-1962 was born in Fort Rupert on the north end of Vancouver Island. "As a boy Martin had been apprenticed as a carver to a paternal uncle, but it was Martin's stepfather Charlie James, a famous Northwestern artist, who was his principle influence in honing a natural talent. Martin went on to become one... View more info

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The Elders Are Watching

By: Bouchard, Dave & Roy Henry Vickers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tofino, BC, Eagle Dancer Enterprises Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16808


Card covers creased along spine ; A bright, solid book.; Color Illustrations; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 57 pages; Beautiful colour prints of the paintings of Roy Henry Vickers accompany the short text verses by Dave Bouchard. "Vickers' images of the Northwest are infused with Native Amercian imagery. His portraits empower the story's simple but dire warning: Pay close attention to the environment, our heritage and culture, because this is the only way we can... View more info

Needlepoint designs from American Indian art

By: Cammann, Nora

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1973

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 15211


Some wear to extremities, no dust jacket. ; A bright, solid book ; 0.5 x 10.8 x 8.4 Inches; 84 pages View more info

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Dorset 77 (Inuktitut and English Edition)

By: Ryan, T

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Toronto, M.F. Feheley Publishers: 1977

Seller ID: 17000


Light shelfwear to white card covers.; A bright, solid book.; Cape Dorset Annual Graphics Collection; B&W and Colour Illustrations; 9.60 X 8.10 X 0.40 inches; 80 pages View more info

Image for Hopi Basket Weaving  Artistry in Natural Fibers

Hopi Basket Weaving Artistry in Natural Fibers

By: Teiwes, Helga

Price: $18.50

Publisher: Tuscon, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Thus

Seller ID: 17026


A bright, solid book.; B&W Photographs; Large 8vo 9" - 10" tall; 200 pages; A people known for protecting their privacy, the Hopi also have a long and less known tradition of weaving baskets and plaques. Generations of Hopi weavers have passed down knowledge of techniques and materials from the plant world around them, from mother to daughter, granddaughter, or niece. This book is filled with photographs and detailed descriptions of their beautiful baskets--the ... View more info

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Spirit Transformed A Journey from Tree to Totem

By: Vickers, Roy Henry & Brian Payton & Bob Herger (photographer)

Price: $21.50

Publisher: Vancouver BC, Raincoast Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 16823


Signed by Author; Only slight wear ; One copy is signed on title page and the other is inscribed and dated by Vickers. A bright, solid book Bright, solid books, dustjackets in Mylar, unclipped.; Colour photographs; 11.80 X 8 X 0.60 inches; 96 pages; The renowned West Coast native artist follows, with Brian Payton, the process that is followed in the creation of the totem pole he created for the Commonwealth Games of 1994. Liberally illustrated with colour photos. View more info