Keyword: the petroglyph


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Gabriola: Petroglyph Island

By: Bentley, Mary; Bentley, Ted

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Victoria, BC, Canada, Sono Nis Pr: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 71302567

ISBN: 0919462812

Condition: Fine

0919462812 111 pages including index. Native Indian rock art, the petroglyph, is to be found all over the northwest coast. Gabriola Island houses a major site which was discovered as recently as 1976. Includes photographs, rubbings, drawings and descriptions of over fifty of the petroglyphs on this site and on five other sites on the island. Discusses petroglyphs in general as to their locations, carving methods, dating techniques and the possible reasons for their existence. Well-researched with thoughtful discussion. Negligible wear. Date written atop title page else clean, bright and... View more info

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Canadian Collector Magazine - A Journal of Antiques and Fine Arts: July/August 1985

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Canada, The Canadian Antiques and Fine Arts Society: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 763A0326

Condition: Good

100 pages. Features: Turn of the Century Souvenir China; Anglo-Irish glass - part of the Seagram Museum's extensive collections; W.G. Beach of the Nova Scotia Glass Company; Counterfeit Canadiana II; Rock Art - petroglyph sites; Frontier-Post Pearlware from Fort St. Joseph; The 70th's Chinese Garden - a regimental tableservice from Niagara; A day in the life of a washerwoman, 1840 - a description of the tools of her trade, and how she used them; Three villas in Kingston - Saint Helen's, Rockwood, Bellevue; The Bethune House at Gravenhurst; Renovating Woodside - boyhood home of Willliam Lyon M... View more info