The annual report from the Bureau of American Ethnology of their findings on Native American tribal customs and lifestyles. This volume contains "Aboriginal Pottery of the Eastern United States" by W.H. Holmes, which includes 177 plate illustrations and photographs, 7 of which are color, and 79 figure drawings of various pottery and tools used by Native Americans of the coastal U.S. Binding is olive board with gilt Indian head on front cover, gilt writing on spine. Corners bumped. Colored plate I loose, but present. Clean and tight copy. Size: 9 3/4" x 12". No marks. Binding is tight but edges are slightly rubbed. Slight foxing front/rear pages, but body of book mostly clean and unfoxed. Edges browned slightly. NOT ex-library. All books offered from DSB are stocked at our store in Fayetteville, AR. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: History; Inventory No: 025329. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Twentieth Annual Report of the Bureau of ...
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Publication Date: 1903
Book Condition: Very Good Condition
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, D. C., 1903. Hardcover. Condition: Good. ccxxiv, 237pp. Thick 4to. Bound in olive green cloth with gilt illustration of Indian chief on front board and gilt lettering to the spine; this original hardcover binding is shaken, but square and still holding well. The interior is clean except for previous owner's bookplate on front pastedown. The text is clean and unmarked. NOT ex-library. A couple pages have come loose and are now laid-in, but the book is solid and complete with 177 full-page plates (7 in color), 79 illustrations, and a two page color map. A good or better copy in original binding. This book is over-sized and quite heavy, so it will require additional shipping charges on all international orders. Seller Inventory # 004180