Myths And Legends Of The New York Iroquois By Harriet Maxwell Converse Edited And Annotated By Arthur Caswell Parker Original New York State Museum First 1908 Edition

By: Harriet Maxwell Converse Edited And Annotated By Arthur Caswell Parker

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Original 1908 First Edition Of New York State Bulletin 125 Clean 195 pp. B/W Drawings of Horned Serpents, Flying Heads, Wampum Belts, Stone Coat Giants, Little People Iroquois fairy Faith. One of the best collection of Iroquois "Mythology".collected by a Quaker Missionary woman adapted into Seneca. Also Seneca Little People, a still living "Fairy Faith". The best part it was wisely edited and annotated by the great Seneca archaeologist and scholar Arthur C. Parker. Rare due to it's Museum paper binding to find an original collectible 1908 edition, as here. with far clearer b/w illustrations than the reprints. rarer still NOT a library copy.. Half inch chip on top of spine and a small piece on the edge of the front corner snipped off. Some soiling on cover. Inside clean and free of writing or underlines. Three Geese In Flight. Living Mythology since 1977 and wrapping with care. Pictures to follow or request until then. First Edition.

Title: Myths And Legends Of The New York Iroquois By Harriet Maxwell Converse Edited And Annotated By Arthur Caswell Parker Original New York State Museum First 1908 Edition

Author Name: Harriet Maxwell Converse Edited And Annotated By Arthur Caswell Parker

Categories: Iroquois Longhouse Mohawk / Oneida / Onondaga / Cayuga / Tuscarora / Seneca and Cherokee, Fantasy Literature, North American Folklore and Supernatural,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Albany, New York State Museum: 1908

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good+

Seller ID: 6600

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