Los Angeles: Privately printed, 1926. ,70pp. Original paper-covered boards, printed paper spine label. Corners and spine ends bumped, spine label chipped, inch and a half square segment of paper on rear board scraped. Private library inkstamp on three endpapers. Very good. From an edition of 200 copies. These letters first appeared in the LOS ANGELES STAR in 1852, and were first published in book form in 1885. Reid (1811-1852) was born in Scotland, came to California in 1832, and married a native woman who had converted to Christianity. He was well acquainted with all aspects of Native American life in Los Angeles - customs, traditions, and history - and describes them in this still valuable series of essays. COWAN, p.528. ROCQ 3263. HOWES R167. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: THE INDIANS OF LOS ANGELES COUNTY.
Book Condition: Very good
Book Description ReInk Books, 2017. Softcover. Condition: NEW. Reprinted from edition. NO changes have been made to the original text. This is NOT a retyped or an ocr'd reprint. Illustrations, Index, if any, are included in black and white. Each page is checked manually before printing. As this reprint is from very old book, there could be some missing or flawed pages, but we always try to make the book as complete as possible. Fold-outs, if any, are not part of the book. If the original book was published in multiple volumes then this reprint is of only one volume, not the whole set. This paperback book is SEWN, where the book block is actually sewn (smythe sewn/section sewn) with thread before binding which results in a more durable type of paperback binding. It can also be open wide. The pages will not fall out and will be around for a lot longer than normal paperbacks. This print on demand book is printed on high quality acid-free paper. Seller Inventory # 151806796