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1 Art, Bowers Museum Of Cultural Tibet Treasures from the Roof of the World
Santa Ana, Ca. Choice Lithographers 2003 0967961246 / 9780967961248 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
A magnificently produced book. Profusely illustrated throughout. In excellent condition. Would be like new but for a small rubbed spot to the front pastedown. The dust jacket has some evidence of handling but there are no tears, chips, or anything more than a very minor creasing. No names, marking, or underlining. In the pictorial slipcase which is also very nearly fine. A beautiful copy of a lovely book. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 256 pages 
Price: 58.50 USD
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2 Bell, Judy & Rhonda Glenn Breaking the Mold The Journey of the Only Woman President of the United States Golf Association
Chelsea, MI Sleeping Bear Press 2002 1585360740 / 9781585360741 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by Bell on title page. Black cloth, tiny bump upper spine corner, otherwise minor wear. Dust jacket has minor wear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 268 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 10.81 USD
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3 Crosby, Harry W. Cave Paintings Of Baja California Discovering the Great Murals of an Unknown People
San Diego Sunbelt Publications 1997 0932653235 / 9780932653239 Revised and Expanded Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Orange cloth, slight wear, previous owner's name on ffep. Dust jacket has some light foxing on part of rear cover, a few pinpoint grey spots on front upper corner, slight wear. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 246 pages; The Great Murals of Mexico's Baja California are one of the five greatest sites in the world for primitive rock art. They rank with those of southern France, northern Spain, northwest Africa, and outback Australia. These Great Murals, created by an unknown people, are without doubt the most distinctive trove of rock art in the Western Hemisphere. The site was unveiled to the modern world in the 1960s by adventure/mystery writer Erle Stanley Gardner who brought in UCLA archaeologist Clement Meighan to validate the importance of his find. But it was not until the 1970s, when author/photographer Harry W. Crosby undertook a systematic search for the largely unknown works hidden in the mountains of central Baja that the scope and significance of the find became known. He documented his search and discovery of over 200 previously unreported rock art sites leading to the original publication of The Cave Paintings of Baja California by Copley Books in 1975 which first introduced this cave art to the general public. Since that time, Baja California's Great Murals have been designated a United Nations Heritage Site.

This lavishly illustrated full-color account is greatly revised and expanded from the original edition and offers Crosby's unique perspective on the painted sites and painting styles found in different parts of the Great Mural area. Crosby's explorations, studies and writings since his original forays into the mountains of central Baja California have established him as one of the foremost authorities on Baja California's colorful past. This is the most complete treatment of this world-class archaeological site currently available.

Every year, more and more professional researchers, rock art aficionados, and curious tourists visit the caves and rock shelters of Baja California. To them as well as the armchair traveler, this is an invaluable reference work, field guide and adventure narrative to the magnificent art that survives on this rugged peninsula. This is a classic that will be read by the specialist and general reader for years to come.

The Cave Paintings of Baja California was named a selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club, History Book Club, and the Natural History Book Club. The book is endorsed by the Mexican government. Contributing photographer is Enrique Hambleton. Specifications: 246 pages; 10" x 10" hardbound with dust jacket; 71 full color photographs; 11 black and white photographs; 8 full color maps; 6 black and white maps; and 108 full color illustrations; bibliography; index; glossary of technical, colloquial, and Spanish terms. 
Price: 33.00 USD

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4 Crosby, Harry W. Cave Paintings Of Baja California Discovering the Great Murals of an Unknown People
San Diego Sunbelt Publications 1995 0932653235 / 9780932653239 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED and inscribed by Crosby on page opposite title page. Orange cloth. Both book and jacket have slight wear. ; Square 4to 9" - 11" tall; 246 pages; The Great Murals of Mexico's Baja California are one of the five greatest sites in the world for primitive rock art. They rank with those of southern France, northern Spain, northwest Africa, and outback Australia. These Great Murals, created by an unknown people, are without doubt the most distinctive trove of rock art in the Western Hemisphere. The site was unveiled to the modern world in the 1960s by adventure/mystery writer Erle Stanley Gardner who brought in UCLA archaeologist Clement Meighan to validate the importance of his find. But it was not until the 1970s, when author/photographer Harry W. Crosby undertook a systematic search for the largely unknown works hidden in the mountains of central Baja that the scope and significance of the find became known. He documented his search and discovery of over 200 previously unreported rock art sites leading to the original publication of The Cave Paintings of Baja California by Copley Books in 1975 which first introduced this cave art to the general public. Since that time, Baja California's Great Murals have been designated a United Nations Heritage Site.

This lavishly illustrated full-color account is greatly revised and expanded from the original edition and offers Crosby's unique perspective on the painted sites and painting styles found in different parts of the Great Mural area. Crosby's explorations, studies and writings since his original forays into the mountains of central Baja California have established him as one of the foremost authorities on Baja California's colorful past. This is the most complete treatment of this world-class archaeological site currently available.

Every year, more and more professional researchers, rock art aficionados, and curious tourists visit the caves and rock shelters of Baja California. To them as well as the armchair traveler, this is an invaluable reference work, field guide and adventure narrative to the magnificent art that survives on this rugged peninsula. This is a classic that will be read by the specialist and general reader for years to come.

The Cave Paintings of Baja California was named a selection of the Book-of-the-Month Club, History Book Club, and the Natural History Book Club. The book is endorsed by the Mexican government. Contributing photographer is Enrique Hambleton. Specifications: 246 pages; 10" x 10" hardbound with dust jacket; 71 full color photographs; 11 black and white photographs; 8 full color maps; 6 black and white maps; and 108 full color illustrations; bibliography; index; glossary of technical, colloquial, and Spanish terms.; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD

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5 Froud, Brian and Alan Lee; & Davis Larkin Faeries
New York Harry N. Abrams 1978 0810909014 / 9780810909014 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Illustrator
SIGNED with 3" drawing on front endpaper by Froud. Both book and jacket have very slight wear. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Unpaginated pages; "Faeries" is an exploration of the myths, legends folklore and fantasy of the world of the faeries. In celebration of its 25th anniversary, this is a special edition featuring eight new pages and 20 new pieces of art by Brian Froud and Alan Lee. The artists have also contributed new introductions.; Signed by Illustrator 
Price: 75.00 USD
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6 Gruener, James C. Olmec Riddle An Inquiry into the Origin of Pre-Columbian Civilization
Rancho Santa Fe, Ca. Vengreen Publications 1987 0942185560 / 9780942185560 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Green cloth, very minor wear, tiny amount of very light foxing to front endpapers. Jacket like new . ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 511 pages 
Price: 36.03 USD
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7 Gruener, James C. Olmec Riddle An Inquiry into the Origin of Pre-Columbian Civilization
Rancho Santa Fe, Ca. Vengreen Publications 1987 0942185560 / 9780942185560 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Green cloth. Both book and jacket like new. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 511 pages 
Price: 41.40 USD
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8 Lydon, Sandy Chinese Gold The Chinese in the Monterey Bay Region
Capitola Book Co 1985 0932319009 / 9780932319005 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Blue cloth. An excellent copy with only very minimal wear. Signed, personalized on the half title page. The dust jacket has some light wear and rubbing. No tears or chips. ; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 550 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Mukerji, Chandra & Michael Schudson Rethinking Popular Culture Contemporary Perspectives in Cultural Studies
Berkeley University of California Press 1991 0520068920 / 9780520068926 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket Signed by Author
SIGNED by Mukerji and inscribed on ffep. Black cloth, light indentation of cloth at spine ends, other minor wear. Dust jacket has slight wear and the background color is faded on the spine. Title and author is fine. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 501 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 67.50 USD
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10 Salah, Nahda; Salah, Basim Costumes and Customs from the Arab World
Dhahran, Saudi Arabia International Promoters of Art 1979 1887584005 / 9781887584005 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine 
Beautifully illustrated in color. There is a rub to the lower corner of the spine but otherwise a nearly fine, tight and clean copy. No marking, underlining, etc. There is an odor to the book. The pictorial slipcase is very good with bumps to two corners and light wear. It is very solid and tight. ; Folio 13" - 23" tall 
Price: 65.00 USD
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11 San Souci, Robert D. Young Merlin
Doubleday Books for Young Readers 1990 0385248016 / 9780385248013 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Glossy pictorial boards. An excellent copy, unmarked. The dust jacket is also in excellent, near fine condition. Not price clipped. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall 
Price: 15.00 USD
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12 Waters, Frank Brave Are My People; Indian Heroes Not Forgotten
Santa fe, New Mexico Clear Light Publishers, 1993 0940666219 / 9780940666214 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Cloth. Signed on front endpaper by author. Illustrated with photos, 189 pp. Dust jacket has minor rubbing.; 8vo 
Price: 14.41 USD
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13 Williams, Anita Alvarez de Travelers among the Cucapa
Los Angeles Dawson's Book Shop 1975 0870932349 / 9780870932342 1st edition, Limited Edition Hardcover Very Good+ 
Limited to 600 copies. Decorative cloth with gilt lettering, slight wear at corners. ; Baja California travels series; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 161 pages 
Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Willsher, Betty and Doreen Hunter Stones A Guide to Some Remarkable Eighteenth Century Gravestones (Scottish)
New York Taplinger Publishing Company 1979 0800874471 / 9780800874476 First US Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Grey cloth, minor wear, illustrated with photos. Dust jacket has slight wear at upper spine end. ; Square 8vo 8" to 9" tall; 139 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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