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Kimball, Art & Brad Kimball
Fish Decoys of the Lac Du Flambeau Ojibway
Aardvark Publications, Boulder Junction, WI 1988 - Gilt-stamped green cloth; 4to; 96pp; illustrated with drawings, maps and both color and b/w photos; copy #174 of an unspecified edition; signed by both authors on title page. The history of the decoys and decoy makers of the Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe. They acquired the name from its gathering practice of harvesting fish at night by torchlight, The name, Lac du Flambeau, or Lake of the Torches, was given to the Band by French traders and trappers who visited the area. An interesting insight into their methods for providing food. This copy is in very good condition with some light rubbing to rear cover, internally clean. The hardcover edition has become hard-to-find and quite collectible. [Attributes: First Edition; Signed Copy; Hard Cover]
Bookseller: David Foley Sporting Books
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