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ALGIC RESEARCHES, comprising inquiries respecting the mental characteristics of the North American Indians. First Series. Indian Tales and Legends. In two volumes
New York: Harper, 1839. American Indians; folklore; 2 volumes; 19cm; original lavender cloth binding; spine ends worn; corners bumped; paper spine labels chipped; cloth clam-shell box; collection of Indian tales and legends by Schoolcraft, American ethnologist, geologist, explorer, Indian agent for Lake Superior region 1822-36, superintendant Indian affairs for Michigan 1836-41; source of inspiration for Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807-82, in writing Song of Hiawatha, 1855; Howes S180; owner marks.. Hardcover. Very good condition. Octavo (8vo).
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