Category: Native North American culture


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A Grammar of the Cree Language. Revised Edition in Plain Cree

By: Horden, Rt. Rev. J.

Price: $10.80

Publisher: London: Soceity for the Promotion of Christian Knowledge:

Seller ID: 25305

Condition: FAIR to GOOD. Minor wear to extremities. Fep missing. Pages clean except for child's scrawl in pencil to one page. Spine cloth split half-way up one side. Spine lettering worn. Cloth to front cover has small blotches. Binding is sound.

1913. Grey-blue cloth hardcover. No DJ. Decorative black stamping and lettering. 209pp. Hordern was Bishop of Mosonee, ON mid-19th century. The book begins with this statement: "The Indians possess no written characters of their own, and their only mode of communicating with each other, except verbally, before they received instruction from European Missionaries, was by means of rude hieroglyphic symbols…" This work represents an early attempt to capture the Cree language using standard grammatical categories. Collectors. View more info

A Bibliography of Algonquian Syllabic Texts in Canadian Repositories

By: Murdoch, John

Price: $10.80

Publisher: Project ASTIC:

Seller ID: 25228

Condition: VG.

1984. Large Trade paperback. 147pp. Facsimiles of cover titles and text. View more info

Black Buffalo: Tales of My Life (SIGNED)

By: Wilson, Ray with Cynthia Cultra Hardord

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Washington, IL: Harford House Publishing:

Seller ID: 2630621

Condition: GOOD, damp mark, slight wave to some pages.

2003. Trade paperback. 175pp. Inspiring story of the life of Ray "Black Buffalo" Wilson. SIGNED by the author. B/W photos throughout. View more info

The Queen's Cowboy: James MacLeod of the Mounties

By: Wood, Kerry

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Toronto: MacMillan:

Seller ID: 25235

Condition: VG/VG. Library label. No other marks.

1963. Hardcover. Illustrated. Dust Jacket now protected in BRODART clear plastic cover. Original price to front endflap. 157pp. Great Stories of Canada Series. View more info