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Modern Literature (Native American Writers)

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Modern Literature (Native American Writers)

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1 Alexie, Sherman Indian Killer
New York Atlantic Monthly 1996 087113652X / 9780871136527 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine Signed
New York: Atlantic Monthly, 1996. A very dark novel by one of the finest of current Native American writers, this copy SIGNED by Alexie on Title Page. Fine in a Near Fine DJ that has just a small bit of shelf wrinkling at its edges. In archival plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Signed by Author. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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2 Alexie, Sherman Ten Little Indians
New York Grove Press 2003 0802117449 / 9780802117441 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Grove Press, 2003. Stories by the fine Native American author/filmaker. Fine in unclipped DJ. In archival plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 18.00 USD
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3 Alexie, Sherman The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fistfight in Heaven
New York Atlantic Monthly 1993 0871135485 / 9780871135483 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
New York: Atlantic Monthly, 1993. One of the best of the younger Native American writers, Alexie also did the wonderful film "Smoke Signals." Fine. Unclipped DJ is Near Fine (sun fade to spine). Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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4 Alexie, Sherman The Toughest Indian in the World
New York Atlantic Monthly 2000 0871138018 / 9780871138019 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Near Fine 
New York: Atlantic Monthly, 2000. More short stories from one of the finest young Native American writers (director of the film "Smoke Signals'). DJ has some slight wrinkling on front flap; inside spine shows evidence of sticker removal (not visible). New Yorker Selection sticker. In plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Near Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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5 Carter, Forest The Education of Little Tree
Albuquerque University of New Mexico 1986 0826308791 / 9780826308795 First Thus. Paperback Fine No Jacket Katherine Porter 
Albuquerque: University of New Mexico, 1986. "A True Story" of a Cherokee youth by Forest Carter (pseudonym for Asa Earl Carter, d. 1979), that is now regarded as a fabrication. Foreword by Rennard Strickland. Cover illustration by Katherine Potter. Once an incredibly popular book, controversy errupted in the early 1990's with charges that Carter had once been a member of the Ku Klux Klan, and perhaps was not Native American at all. This is a Fine copy of the First Softbound Edition Thus. This copy is in unread, As New condition and is still in the shrinkwrap shipping plastic. Whatever the truth of the matter, Carter was a talented writer who was also responsible for the character Josey Wales, made into an iconic Clint Eastwood movie. An interesting read and now uncommon in collectible condition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Thus.. Soft Cover. Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Katherine Porter. First Edition. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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6 Corle, Edwin People on the Earth
New York Random House 1937 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good No Jacket 
New York: Random House, 1937. Corle's third novel, following his masterpiece "Fig Tree John," this time set among the Navajo. This is a Very Good copy of the First Edition. Highly decorative cloth binding, tan with a stylized Native American theme in orange. Clean text; 401 pages. Typical tanning on the endpapers; previous-owned signature on the FFEP. No dustjacket; in an archival plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 30.00 USD
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7 Erdrich, Louise The Beet Queen
New York Henry Holt 1986 0805000585 / 9780805000580 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Henry Holt, 1986. Native American author Erdrich's second novel. This copy is crisp and appears unread. DJ is also Fine and is not price-clipped. Increasingly rare to find a copy in such nice condition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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8 Erdrich, Louise Tracks
New York Henry Holt 1988 0805008950 / 9780805008951 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine Signed
New York: Henry Holt, 1988. Author's fourth novel, SIGNED on the Title Page. A Fine copy of the First Edition in an unclipped DJ. In an archival plastic protector. Size: 64mo - up to 3" tall. Signed by Author. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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9 Fontes, Montserrat Dreams of the Centaur
New York Norton 1996 0393038475 / 9780393038477 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Norton, 1996. Novel of the Yaqui in the early years of the XXth century. Fine in Fine DJ; plasic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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10 Jackson, Helen (H.H.) Ramona. A Story
Boston Roberts Brothers 1885 First Edition. Hardcover Very Good Plus No Jacket 
Boston: Roberts Brothers, 1885. Helen Hust Jackson (1830-1885) was a relentless and effective activist for America's indigenous native people. She gave a copy her polemical "Century of Dishonor" to every member of Congress, and lobbied as well. But "Ramona" is probably her most enduring work going throughnumerous editions and remaing a popular theatrical entertainment. This is a Very Good Plus copy of the Second Issue, identical to the First Edition, but issued one year later. Gray cloth binding with gilt floral decoration on front cover. Decorative endpapers. Gilt titles on the spine; on the cover, the lettering is maroon in color. Clean text; 490 pages with four pages of publisher's adverts in the rear. Slight darkening to the spine, hints of bumping to the corners, and a very slight lean. Period owner's signature on the second endpaper; light foxing to edges. Withal, an attractive copy of this American classic. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Very Good Plus/No Jacket. First Edition. 
Price: 150.00 USD
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11 Marshall, Joseph III Winter of the Holy Iron
Santa Fe Red Crane 1994 1878610449 / 9781878610447 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
Santa Fe: Red Crane, 1994. Historical novel told from the Native American view by a Lakota writer. Red Crane books are of high quality and very attractive. Becoming scarce due to small size of the editions. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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12 Momaday, N. Scott The Man Made of Words
New York St. Martin's 1997 0312155816 / 9780312155810 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine N. Scott Momaday 
New York: St. Martin's, 1997. Essays and drawings by an acclaimed Native American author, winner of the Pulitzer Prize. As New condition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Illus. by N. Scott Momaday. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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13 Silko, Leslie Marmon Gardens in the Dunes. A Novel
New York Simon & Schuster 1999 0684811545 / 9780684811543 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1999. This is the third novel published by the prominent Native American writer - a Fine copy of the First Edition. Publisher's paper boards in ochre and tan; clean and fresh text. The dustjacket is unclipped; Fine condition; in an archival plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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14 Silko, Leslie Marmon Yellow Woman and a Beauty of the Spirit. Essays on Native American Life Today
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 0684811537 / 9780684811536 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Fine 
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1996. A strong volume on current Native America, insightful and perhaps uncomfortable. This is a Fine copy of the First Edition. Yellow paper boards with an umber cloth spine, gilt lettering. The dustjacket is unclipped and Fine; in a plastic protector. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. First Edition.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. Dust jacket present. First Edition. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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