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Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian, Volume Eight.

Auction:
3176B
Lot:
113
Sold for:
$17,220$14,000

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Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - 3176B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 18, 2018 11:00AM

Description:

Curtis, Edward S. (1868-1952) The North American Indian, Volume Eight. Norwood, MA: The Plimpton Press, 1911. Folio format limited edition unnumbered out of series volume, disbound (never bound), photogravure illustrations printed on Japanese gampi tissue (four plates formerly matted, each with two small pieces of linen mounts still attached), some toning to outer endleaf sheets, one corner bumped; covering the Nez Perce [Nimiipuu], Walla Walla [Waluulapam], Umatilla, Cayuse, and Chinookan Peoples; 12 1/2 x 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $7,500-8,500


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Keywords

Norwood, Cayuse people, Edward S. Curtis, Indigenous peoples of the Americas, Indigenous peoples of the Northwest Plateau, Nez Perce people, Oregon, Umatilla people, Walla Walla, Walla Walla people, Walla Walla River, Western United States

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