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Histories, Territories and Laws of the Kitwancool

By: Duff, Wilson

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, The Royal British Columbia Museum: 1959

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 73108486

ISBN: 0771887493

Condition: Fair


0771887493 45 pages. The authors of this book are the Kitwancool themselves, for it contains their own statement of what they consider to be their histories, territories, and laws. This publication was, in fact, their idea. Illustrated in black and white. Very heavily worn. Usual library markings. Reading copy only. View more info

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The Upper Stalo Indians of the Fraser River of B.C.: Anthropology in British Columbia Memoir No. 1

By: Duff, Wilson

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, British Columbia Provincial Museum: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 737G1271

Condition: Good


136 pages. Bibliography. Black and white plates. Figures. Maps. Tables. Covers: History, Material Culture, The Food Quest, Social Organization; Concepts of the Supernatural; The Sxwaixwe Mask; Pastimes and Diversions; Calendar; and Miscellaneous Beliefs. Includes census of Fraser Valley Indians, 1839, comparison of Stalo tribal names and list of phonology employed. Light pencil underlining to contents. Average wear Binding intact. A sound copy. View more info

Indian History of British Columbia Volume 1

By: Duff, Wilson

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, Canada, Univ Of British Columbia: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73106584

ISBN: 0771882173

Condition: Very Good


0771882173 117 pages including bibliography. Light to moderate soiling and wear. The first of a series of volumes on the Indian history of British Columbia, a history which begain at least a hundred centuries before the Province itself was born, and which is still being made. This volume covers the post-contact or historic period, roughly the past two centuries. View more info

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Stone Clubs from the Skeena River Area *SIGNED BY AUTHOR*

By: Duff, Wilson; Newcombe, Dr. C.F.

Price: $299.95

Publisher: British Columbia, The Queen's Printer: 1963

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 744A0321

Condition: Very Good


12 pages. Bibliography. Thirty black and white illustrations of clubs. Inscribed and signed 'Wilson' atop first page. "Among the notes and photographs which the Provincial Museum acquired with the Newcombe Collection in 1961 was a small bundle marked 'Tsimshian stone batons.' It contained materials which Dr. Newcombe had assembled, with the intention of publishing an article, on a remarkable series of more than 35 carved stone clubs found together in a cache at an old village-site on the Bulkley Canyon near Hazelton in the upper Skeena area in 1898." - from page 1. Clean and unma... View more info

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Arts of the Raven: Masterworks By the Northwest Coast Indian

By: Shadbolt, Doris; Duff, Wilson; Holm, Bill; Reid, Bill

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B.C., Vancouver Art Gallery: 1974

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 738H1940

Condition: Good


64 pages. Profusely illustrated with full-page colour and black and white photographic plates. Reprint of the 1967 first edition. Catalogue for an exhibition in honour of the one hundredth anniversary of Canadian Confederation, 15 June - 24 September 1967. Minor moisture exposure to lower left corner, affecting all pages and covers. Please see our photo. Moderate wear. Binding intact. Small bookseller label inside back cover, otherwise unmarked. A sound copy of this handsome work. View more info