October 25, 2016, 1:00 PM EST
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Lot 79: EDWARD S. CURTIS. The North American Indian, Volume II.(96 views)
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EDWARD S. CURTIS.
The North American Indian, Volume II.
Written, Illustrated and Published by Edward S. Curtis. Edited by Frederick Webb Hodge. Lavishly illustrated with 75 (of 75) sepia-toned photogravure plates on tissue of Curtis' landmark photographs of Native Americans, this volume documenting multiple tribes, including the Pima Papago, Qahatika Mohave, Yuma Maricopa, Walapai Havasupai, and Apache-Mohave. This example unbound, the top sheet age-darkened, but overall bright and clean. Roth 36; Parr/Badger I 73; Hasselbad 48; Auer 94. ONE OF A PLANNED EDITION OF 500 COPIES, OF WHICH LESS THAN HALF WERE FULFILLED.
(Norwood, Massachusetts): (The Plimpton Press), 1908