Third annual report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution : 1881-'82. Smithsonian Institution Bureau of Ethnology, United States.

Third annual report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution : 1881-'82

Washington : G.P.O, 1884. First Edition. Very good copy in the original gilt-blocked cloth, with a gilt vignette to front panel. Spine bands and panel edges somwhat dulled and rubbed as with age. POS to FFEP. Corners sharp with an overall tight, bright and clean impression.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 606 pages; Description: lxxiv, 606p. : 44 plates (some col., some folding), 200 illus. ; 30cm. Subjects: Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of Ethnology --Periodicals. Ethnology --North America --Periodicals. Ethnology --South America --Periodicals. Indians --Periodicals. America --Antiquities --Archaeology --Periodicals. With accompanying papers including: 'On masks, labrets, and certain Aboriginal Customs' ; 'Omaha sociology' ; 'Navajo weavers' ; Prehistoric textile fabrics of the United States'. Item #187504

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