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Native Cemeteries and Forms of Burial East of the Mississippi (Smithsonian Institution Bureau of American Ethnology, Bulletin 71)

By: Bushnell, David I., Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Government Printing Office: 1920

Seller ID: 2292346

Condition: Very Good


No jacket. Bookplate on front free endpaper, ink name on title page. 1920 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Includes black-and-white illustrations and plates. In the journals of many explorers and missionaries who traversed the great wilderness east of the Mississippi when it was yet the home of native tribes are references to the burial customs of the people with whom they came in contact. Villages were widely dispersed throughout the land, and often the places of burial were near by, differing in distant parts of the country, conforming with the manners of the tribe b... View more info

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Markers XXIII: Annual Journal of The Association for Gravestone Studies

By: Collison, Gary

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Association for Gravestone Studies: 2006

Seller ID: 2266605

ISBN: 1878381164

Condition: Very Good


Bottom edge of front wrapper lightly bumped. 2006 Trade Paperback. v, 158 pp. CONTENTS: Obituary: Barbara Rotundo (1921-2004); Pictorial Headstones: Business, Culture, and the Expression of Individuality in the Contemporary Cemetery; Suitable Grave Stones: The Workshop of Moses David of Nashua (Nashville), New Hampshire; Smith, Leather Britches--Slain: Interpreting an Outlaw Legend through His Gravestone; Singapore's Multicultural Cemetery and Its Chinese Section; Isolation and Memory: Lessons from an Unusual Nevada Gravesite; The Year's Work in Cemetery and Gravemarker Studies: An Internation... View more info

Early New England Gravestone Rubbings

By: Gillon, Edmund Vincent, Jr.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Dover Publications: 1966

Seller ID: 2296539

ISBN: 0486213803

Condition: Near Fine


Edges foxed. 1966 Large Softcover. An annotated collection of rubbings and photographs of historic gravestones records the wide variety and originality of motifs used by early American stonecutters. View more info

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Viper Rum

By: Karr, Mary

Price: $40.00

Publisher: A New Directions Book: 1998

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2270640

Condition: Near Fine


First thus (originally published as a New Directions Paperback original in the same year). Signed by author without inscription. Jacket flaps very minimally toned. A few light smudges on boards. 1998 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 78 pp. A collection of poems exploring the theme of death, the inevitable storm that comes to the soul. View more info

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A Book of Dying: Poems

By: Mezey, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kayak Books, Inc.: 1970

Seller ID: 2279791

Condition: Near Fine


Numbered 400 (handwritten on spine) of 1500 copies. Wrapper corners lightly creased. 1970 Soft Cover. 52 pp. One of 1500 copies. Drawings by Dane Olson. A collection of poetry on death and dying. View more info