The American Indians

By: Henry Rowe Schoolcraft

Price: $145.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


AMERICAN INDIANS. THEIR HISTORY, CONDITION AND PROSPECTS, FROM ORIGINAL NOTES AND MANUSCRIPTS. “Together with an APPENDIX, containing thrilling narratives, daring exploits, etc. etc.” NEW REVISED EDITION. 8vo, rebound in brown cloth with original publisher’s brown, blind-stamped binding, inset on front/rear panels and spine. 495 pp. 3 b/w plates including frontispiece, several additional b/w illustrations in text. Schoolcraft was an early American ethnologist and expert on Native American culture. He was well-known for his Congress-commissioned study on United States Indian tribes beginning in 1851. This is the true first edition, published by the copyright publisher. Condition: Good; label residue inside front cover [possibly a pocket, but no other indicia of ex lib]; text block is clean and tight; title page and frontispiece lightly foxed, only occasional light foxing or spotting elsewhere; plates toned.

Title: The American Indians

Author Name: Henry Rowe Schoolcraft

Categories: Native Americans, U.S. History, Anthropology & Ethnography,

Edition: 1st edition

Publisher: Buffalo, George H. Derby & Co: 1851

Book Condition: Good

Item: 2.00 lbs

Seller ID: k200329b

Keywords: native americans, american indians, americana, u.s. history, anthropology, ethnology