Indian Primitive [dust jacket title continues:] Northwest Coast Indians of the Former Days
Seattle: Superior Publishing Company, (1960). Edward Curtis. First Edition. Hardcover with Dust Jacket. 4to. Pp. , 11-175. Frontis. photo of a Makah whaler with harpoon and floats. Laden with black-and-white photography. Bibliography. Index. Decorated endpapers. Bound in gray cloth with red lettering stamped on the front board and spine. In the photo-illustrated dust jacket that shows just a hint of rubbing and light wear to head and tail of spine; price of $12.50 intact on front flap. Fine / Near Fine. Item #6616 Dust jacket is now housed in a removable, clear archival sleeve.
Ralph Andrews was a Seattle advertising man whose ongoing enthusiasm for antique photographs led to research projects and, eventually, a fruitful relationship with Albert Salisbury and his Superior Publishing Company. Together they published more than a dozen titles.
Dust jacket is now housed in a removable, clear archival sleeve..