Eleventh Annual Report of the Bureau of Ethnology to the Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution 1889-'90 (The Sia / Ethnology of the Ungava District, Hudson Bay Territory / A Study of Siouan Cults

Powell, J. W.; Matilda Coxe Stevenson, Lucien M. Turner, and James Owen Dorsey

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Price: $150.00

Place Published: Washington DC
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Date Published: 1894
Binding: Hardcover
Book Id: 31411


553pp. Quarto [29 cm] Olive green cloth covered boards with a gilt stamped title on the spine, and a gilt stamped vignette on the front cover. Good. The extremities are gently bumped and rubbed. There are a couple of very small stains on the spine and front cover. The pages at the beginning are creased. The text block is cracked multiple times at the center. The pages are subtly yellowed. P. 49 has a large dark patch, where something was once laid in. May require extra postage due to weight.


Subjects include Work of Mr. Jeremiah Curtin, The Game of Washkasi, Theurgistic Rites, The Snake Order, Four Nights' Ceremonial of the Giant Society for the Healing of a Sick Boy, Rites with Childbirth, Mystic Trees and Plants, and more.