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Curtis, Edward Sheriff (1868-1952) The North American Indian, Volume IX, The Salishan Tribes of the Coast.

Auction:
3012T
Lot:
1202
Sold for:
$5,228$4,250

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3012T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 23, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Curtis, Edward Sheriff (1868-1952) The North American Indian, Volume IX, The Salishan Tribes of the Coast. [Norwood, Massachusetts: Plimpton Press], 1913. First edition, limited, unnumbered, text volume only, disbound, illustrated with seventy-five photogravures (one hand-colored) printed on Japanese tissue after Curtis's photographs of the Salishan Tribes of the Coast, Chimakum and the Quilliute, and the Willapa, disbound, never properly bound, housed in a custom box, 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000


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Keywords

Edward Sheriff, Chimakum, Edward S. Curtis, General Miles, Photography, Salish, Salishan languages, Visual arts, Willapa

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