Legends of the Yosemite Miwok

La Pena, Frank

Published by Yosemite Natural History Association, 1981
ISBN 10: 0939666324 / ISBN 13: 9780939666324
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Signed/inscribed by Frank La Pena and Harry Fonseca. Hardcover, no jacket, in mylar cover. Clean, unmarked, tightly bound. Light wear. Reliable customer service. Reliable customer service. Photos available. (Heavier books & sets may require extra shipping charges.). Bookseller Inventory # FX6009

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Synopsis: Read about the greed of His’-sik the Skunk, about how Ah-ha’-le the coyote created humans, and about the quarreling couple who became Half Dome and North Dome. For centuries these stories have instructed and entertained the Indians of Yosemite. Presented here in a form that represents, as closely as possible, the way they were traditionally told and beautifully illustrated with the artwork of Maidu Indian Harry Fonseca these stories offer an alternative, older way of understanding a beloved American landscape.

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Title: Legends of the Yosemite Miwok
Publisher: Yosemite Natural History Association
Publication Date: 1981
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
Signed: Signed

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Compiled By Frank La Pena and Craig D. Bates
Published by Yosemite Natural History Association, Yosemite National Park, CA (1981)
ISBN 10: 0939666324 ISBN 13: 9780939666324
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Book Description Yosemite Natural History Association, Yosemite National Park, CA, 1981. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: None. Harry Fonseca (illustrator). VG/N, HC, brown cloth binding with gilt text to spine and upper, a Fonseca plate pasted to bottom of the upper, lt brown end papers, signed by H. Fonseca at the bottom of the half-title page, 56 pages. Interior clean and bright. No wear to exterior as plastic protector that was issued with the book is still present. Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # 002531

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