Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1898. Original Edition; Not a Reprint. Hardcover. A very clean copy; lightly bumped and with bumps to corners. Some shelf wear to covers. Textile museum ex-lib. copy with white mark on spine and stamp on title page verso but no other marks.. Olive green cloth/boards; gilt cover decoration; gilt spine lettering. Paginated from 467 to 752 with bw illustrations and several color plates. A bit heavy at 5 pounds and may require extra postage. Contains two papers: Navaho Houses (pp. 469 to 517; Cosmos Mindeleff) and Archeological Expedition to Arizona in 1895 (Jesse Walter Fewkes). The Mindeleff contains an excellent map of the Navaho Reservations from the US Geological Survey; discusses the habits of the Navaho, winter hogans, summer huts, sweat houses, ceremonies of dedication, hogan of the Yebitcal dance, hogan nomenclature, and more; fully-illustrated. The Fewkes (pp. 521-742) includes a plan of the expedition, various ruins (Verde Valley, Tusayan - Awatobi, Sityaki; paleography of the pottery; other objects found; and more. An extensive paper with numerous illustrations. (Inventory #: 162334)
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