Third Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1881-'82 (Notes on Certain Maya and Mexican Manuscripts; Omaha Sociology; Navajo Weavers; Prehistoric Textile Fabrics of the United States, Derived from Impressions on Pottery; Illustrated Catalogue of a Portion of the Collections Made By the Bureau of Ethnology During the Season of 1881; Illustrated Catalogue of the Collections Obtained from the Pueblos of Zuni, New Mexico, and Wolpi, Arizona, in 1881

Washington DC: Government Printing Office, 1884. Original Edition. Hardcover. 606pp. Quarto [29.5 cm] Greenish brown cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a gilt stamped bust on the front cover. Good. The extremities are gently rubbed, darkened and bumped. Slight spine roll. There is a faint numerical notation in pencil on the spine. The edges of the text block are slightly darkened and scratched. The front endsheet is cracked along the hinge, and the text block is cracked multiple times. The pages are browned. May require extra postage due to weight. Item #31179

All plates present. Topics covered include Tlinkit and Haida Masks, Aleutian Masks, Maya and Mexican Manuscripts, South Sea Masks, Omaha Sociology and much more.

Price: $75.00