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SKU: 009574 Category:

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Title:
The Indian Miscellany; Containing Papers on the History, Antiquities, Arts, Languages, Religions, Traditions and Superstitions of the American Aborigines; with Descriptions of Their Domestic Life, Manners, Customs, Traits, Amusements and Exploits; Travels and Adventures in the Indian Country; Incidence of Border Warfare; Missionary Relations, Etc.
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 009574

Author: Beach, W. W. [Editor]
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: J. Munsell
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 1877
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Fair Condition
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner’s book-plate laid in on front end paper. Red gilt stamped and decorated cloth over boards, deckle edges, 490 pages, Index, illustrated with engravings in the text. Back board detached but present, front board hanging on by a thread or two, back strip missing about 1 inch at bottom, covers worn and soiled, corners bumped and worn, edges of pages chipped, a few pages have short tears, interior pages lightly toned. Pages are clean, many on opened, and the textblock binding is sound (no missing or loose pages). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Indigenous Cultures; Inventory No: 009574.