Salishan Tribes of The Western Plateaus; An Extract From 45th B.A.E. Annual Report, 1927-28

$295.00

Teit, James A.; Franz Boas

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Teit, James A.; Franz Boas. Salishan Tribes of The Western Plateaus; An Extract From 45th B.A.E. Annual Report, 1927-28. Seattle, Washington: Shorey Publications, June, 1981. Limited Second Edition of 50 copies. ISBN: 9780846690009. pp. 395. 4to. Illustrated card covers. Profusely illustrated with many black and white maps, charts, tables, illustrations et al. An exceedingly scarce and detailed study of the Salishan tribes of the Western Plateaus. Includes sections on: Habitat and Boundaries; Manufacturing in Stone, Bone, Wood; Crafts; House and Household; Intercourse and Intermarriage; Mental and Physical Traits; Clothing; Subsistence; Travel and Transportation, Trade; Warfare; Games and Pastimes; Sign-language; Social organizations of festivals; Birth, Childhood, Puberty, Marriage, Death; Religion and Ceremonies et al. Light rubbing to the covers, contents bright, clean and unmarked with tight, sound binding; very good+ to near fine. Exceedingly scarce with no indication of this title being housed at BAC/LAC, Peel. Softcover. (#881) $295.00