Auction 106, Lot 649

"[Lot of 2] Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology", Bureau of American Ethnology

Subject: Miscellaneous Books

Period: 1912-13 (published)

Publication: Smithsonian Institution

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Size:
8 x 11.2 inches
20.3 x 28.4 cm

The 28th (1906-1907) and 29th (1907-1908) annual reports covering the Native Americans of New Mexico. The 28th report contains a report by Harrington on the Ethnogeography of the Tewa Indians illustrated with maps and photographs. The 29th report contains Jesse Walter Fewkes' important reports on various ruins in Arizona extensively illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Large folding (printed color) map at back, Map Showing the Distribution and Interrelation of the Algonquian Dialects by J.R. Swanton and Truman Michelson, 1911. Hardbound in original green cloth bindings with gilt titles on spine and illustration of a chief on front covers.

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Condition: B

Bindings shelf worn. Map with short binding tear.

Estimate: $100 - $150

Sold for: $50

Closed on 3/3/2004

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