ALEXANDER, C: The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition

Alexander, Caroline.
The Endurance: Shackleton’s Legendary Antarctic Expedition. Knopf, 1998. ISBN: 0375404031. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket under archival, clear cover. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#31351)

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Drawing upon previously unavailable sources, Caroline Alexander gives us a riveting account of Shackleton’s 1914 expedition–one of history’s greatest epics of survival. She also presents the astonishing work of Frank Hurley, the Australian photographer whose visual record of the adventure has never before been published comprehensively. 140 photographs.

Published in association with the American Museum of Natural History. Fifth printing. 212p. Measures 8.5×9.5 inches.

BRYAN, N: Navajo Native Dyes: Their Preparation and Use

Navajo Native Dyes: Their Preparation and Use, book coverBryan, Nonabah; Young, Stella; Shirley, Charles Keetsie. Navajo Native Dyes: Their Preparation and Uses. The Filter Press, 1978. ISBN: 0910584575. Unmarked. Age tanning on cover. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30181)

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Illustrated. 75p. Measures 5.25×8.25 inches.

A concise guide for weavers, dyers, and craftworkers as well as students and devotees of Native American crafts and culture. Topics include preparing wool, mordants, and more.

Originally published in 1940 by the US Bureau of Indian Affairs. Recipes formulated by Nonabah G Bryan, Navajo, with illustrations by Charles Keetsie Shirley, Navajo.

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BENANTI, C: Real Fossils: A Guide for the Beginning Fossil Collector

  Real Fossils: A Guide for the Beginning Fossil Collector, coverBenanti, Carol. Real Fossils: A Guide for the Beginning Fossil Collector. Real Collections, Pace, 1992. ISBN: 1880592061. Unmarked text. Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#29776) $12.00

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Introduces fossils, with corresponding stamps pasted on several pages. Artwork by Earl Dickins. Covers what fossils are, rocks as records, fossil hunting, collecting fossils, and more. 32p.

 Real Fossils: A Guide for the Beginning Fossil Collector, inside pages