Joseph Bruchac III Editor Joe Napora Charles Colcord James M.Cody Peter Blue Cloud Maurice Kenny
Title The Walum Olum (Part One and Two) As Translated by Joe Napora and The Penobscot Indian Lunar Calendar The Greenfield Review American Indian Writings Double Issue
Book Condition Very Good
Edition 1st Edition
Publisher New York the Greenfield Review Press 1981
Seller ID 016433
New York: the Greenfield Review Press, 1981. Book. Very Good. Trade Paperback. 1st Edition. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. Very Good Trade Paperback First American Edition Clean Pages NOT a library book. This 261pp Native American anthology is as rich as the gold in the harvest of the corn mound..Besides the 9pp. b/w illustrated symbol 'Walum Olum' text by Joe Napora you have an Penobscot Indian Lunar Calendar with names of the lunar months for 1976 with explanations then hundreds of pages of Native poems by dozens of well known and less known true poets edited by a fine poet. Even a native American poet James Cody who because of it's tribal understanding learned Old Irish and here translates Medieval Irish poetry!!Plus photography, original b/w drawings, traditional stories of Horned Serpents by Creek Indian, Mohawk Poems by Maurice Kenny, on and on. 261pp. Clean free of markings. A window on to the beating drum of the Native American heart. First Edition.