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The Iroquois Book Of Rites Brinton's Library Of Aboriginal American Literature Number II

By: Horatio Hale

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto, On, Canada, Coles Publishing: 1972

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 6681

Condition: Near Fine


Near Fine Hardcover Clean 1972 Canadian Hardcover NOT a library copy NO writing in text. One of the most important crucial works on the Longhouse Condolence and Installment rituals of Council Chief of the Five Nations.. The Iroquois and Mohawk have a reputaion as blood thirsty and cruel but if you ever heard a "Condolence" ceremony given for a loved one or in sympathy for a Clan Mother, as I heard by Jake Swamp you will hear the most sensitive compassionate words on loss.These words were before White men, like me came here. Excellent condition hardcover black title patch over marron gi... View more info