Jeremiah Curtin Collected and Edited
Title Seneca Indian Myths Original 1922 Hardcover
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher New York E.P.Dutton 1922
Seller ID 016252
New York: E.P.Dutton, 1922. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Original 1922 Yellow Hardcover First Edition. NOT a library book. No underlines Inscribed on title page by previous owner in Seneca Country. Except for shelf soiling the book is in tight very good condition. Genuine Six Nation Longhouse lore in here. Collected from the Seneca Nation these tales of the supernatural are just terrific, Whirlwind Flying Heads, Stone skin giants, vampires, and Thunder Gods who slay these evils. This is the real Iroquois traditional beliefs collected by Folklorist Jeremiah Curtain who also collected Folktales in Ireland. The Seneca names are included with the English. Glossary included. First Edition.