Bureau of Ethnology: J.W. Powell and others - North American Indians; Pueblo Architecture and Navajo Mystical Sandpaintings 1886-'87 - 1891

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Bureau of Ethnology: J.W. Powell and others - North American Indians; Pueblo Architecture and Navajo Mystical Sandpaintings 1886-'87 - 1891
Colonial history, History, Illustrated, ethnology - Quantity: 1 - Book

Eighth Annual Report to the Secretary of the Smithsonian 1886-1887.

Original linen binding with print. Wonderful edition with 123 illustrations, of which twelve (three double-paged) chrome lithographs and 118 text images.

In good condition. The binding is in good condition as is the book block. Clean and odourless. A magnificent copy.

This edition:
A study of Pueblo Architecture, Tusayan and Cibola 13-223 pp. Map + CXI illustrations, 114 images.
Three fold-out pages in pouch.
Ceremonial of Hasjelti Dailjis and Mythical Sand Painting of the Navajo Indians 229-285 pp. XII Chromolithos, four illustrations.
Index 287-298 pp.

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Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Colonial history, ethnology, History, Illustrated
Author/ Illustrator
Bureau of Ethnology: J.W. Powell and others
Book Title
North American Indians; Pueblo Architecture and Navajo Mystical Sandpaintings 1886-'87
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1891
Edition
1st Edition
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
Washington, Government Printing Office
Number of pages
334
Dimensions
295×205 mm
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