The Indian Speaks

By: Barbeau, Marius; Melvin, Grace

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First edition. Inscribed to 'Mme Hella Sachs', signed (in French), and dated (15 Mai 1943) by author on front flyleaf. This volume was acquired from the personal library of Julian Street, Jr., Hella's husband. Lacks jacket. Spine lightly toned, corners rubbed and slightly exposed. 117, [3] pp. 8vo. A collection of native folklore, illustrated with woodcuts. Barbeau, considered the founder of Canadian anthropology, was a Rhodes Scholar and advocate of the preservation and celebration of the traditions of native peoples.

Title: The Indian Speaks

Author: Barbeau, Marius; Melvin, Grace

Categories: Association Copies, Native American Studies, Folklore & Mythology,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: The Caxton Printers, Ltd. / The Macmillan Company of Canada, Ltd.: 1943

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2276387

Keywords: ART CANADIAN CANADA FIGURE HEAD CARVING CARVER WOOD SCULPTURE SCULPTOR JEAN BAPTISTE COTE,