Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1881. Original edition. Hardcover. 603pp. Thick quarto [29.5 cm] Rebound with sturdy brown cloth, and the majority of the original cloth mounted to the boards. New endsheets. Very good. The covers are very slightly rubbed. The front cover has numerous very tiny light stains. There are a couple of small chips in the fore edge of the title page. Pages mildly browned. Map at p. 249 is torn but present. Item #25333
Subjects include Mortuary Customs of North American Indians, Studies in Central American Picture Writing, and Sign Language among North American Indians.