Publisher: Government Printing Office Date of Publication: 1888 Binding: hardcover Edition: First Edition Condition: Poor Description: Previous owner has used black tape to tape 6 different places, taping the spine to the front and back covers. Disbound. Pages 1-145 still bound. Pages 145-675 are bound together but laid in. Plate 2 & 3 laid in. No markings in book. Great research copy. 675pp. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Sixth Annual Report of the Bureau of ...
Publisher: Government Printing Office. Wash
Publication Date: 1888
Book Condition: Acceptable
Book Description Government Printing Office. Washington, D.C. 1888., 1888. hardbound. 2 color maps (22 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches & 21 1/2 x 18 3/4 inches) both folded as issued into back cover folder, black and white illustrations, maps and diagrams, lviii+675, index, 11 3/4 x 8 inches, gilt pictorial cloth covered boards with gilt lettered spine (hardbound). Cover extremities lightly rubbed, owner inscription in pencil on front endpaper, booksellers label to lower right corner of title page, 1 inch mended edge tear to preface page, mended tears to map folder, very good clean condition. One folding map has soft creasing to upper margin, second has soft toning and foxing to verso of one panel (barely visible from front), otherwise very good condition. Articles include "Ancient Art of the Province of Chiriqui" by William H. Holmes, "Aids to the Study of the Maya Codices" by Cyrus Thomas, "Osage Traditions" by Rev. J. Owen Dorsey, and "The Central Eskimo" by Dr. Franz Boas. Folding maps "The Eskimo Tribes of North-East America" and one showing "Oqo and Akudnirn, Frobisher Bay, Eclipse Sound and Admiralty Inlet, Repulse Bay and Lyon Inlet, Boothia Isthmus and King William Land". Seller Inventory # 41585