CURTIS, EDWARD SHERIFF. 1868-1952. The North American Indian, Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States, the Dominion of Canada, and Alaska. [Norwood: Plimpton Press,] 1916.
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CURTIS, EDWARD SHERIFF. 1868-1952.
The North American Indian, Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States, the Dominion of Canada, and Alaska. [Norwood: Plimpton Press,] 1916.
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CURTIS, EDWARD SHERIFF. 1868-1952. The North American Indian, Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States, the Dominion of Canada, and Alaska. [Norwood: Plimpton Press,] 1916.
CURTIS, EDWARD SHERIFF. 1868-1952.
The North American Indian, Being a Series of Volumes Picturing and Describing the Indians of the United States, the Dominion of Canada, and Alaska. [Norwood: Plimpton Press,] 1916.
Volume 11 only. 4to (310 x 235 mm). 75 photogravures after Curtis, one hand-colored, and one plate. Original 3/4 levant morocco over reddish brown cloth by H. Blackwell, spine decorated and lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. Internally clean, flaking to joints, head and tail of spine and corners rubbed.
Provenance: Brooklyn Public Library (bookplate, stamps to title, blindstamp to upper cover).

LIMITED EDITION, no 342 of 500 proposed copies, this copy on Japan vellum. Covers the Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) & Haida people of the Pacific Northwest and Alaska.
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