Item #901840 The Coast Salish of British Columbia (Signed). Homer G. Barnett.
The Coast Salish of British Columbia (Signed)
The Coast Salish of British Columbia (Signed)

The Coast Salish of British Columbia (Signed)

Eugene, Oregon: University of Oregon / The University Press, 1955.
First Edition. Hardcover.

Presentation copy signed with "Best wishes" by H. G. Barnett.

Studies in Anthropology #4. Anthropological study of twelve Native American groups in this Northwest region exploring physical artifacts, environment, occupations, ceremonies, and life cycle traditions. Representative informants from each group were interviewed during 1935-36. Twelve ethnic groups studied here: the East Sanetch, the West Sanetch, the Cowichan, the Nanaimo, the Pentlatch, the Comox, the Homalco, the Klahuse, the Slaiaman, the Sechelt, the Squamish, and the Maskwiam, with fragmentary information on a thirteenth group, the Tswasan.

Item #901840

7 x 10-1/4", green cloth, xiii, 320pp, bibliography, index, folding map of "Gulf of Georgia Salish Group Exploitation Areas," 52 text figures, 28 plates on 8pp.

Moderate fading to cloth, two small faint spots to rear board, owner's name of presentation recipient ink stamped to first free endpaper, clean, tight, a very good copy in clear plastic jacket.

Price: $900.00