Kapoun, Robert W. and Charles J. Lohrmann >>
Title Language of the Robe : American Indian Trade Blankets
Book Condition Very Good+ in Near Fine dust jacket
Publisher Salt Lake City: Gibbs-Smith Publisher; 1992
0879054689 / 9780879054687
Seller ID 19776
192 pages; 4to (11.25") 29 cm; Tall hardcover, [xii] + 180 glossy pages, bibliography, over 300 photos including several historical b/w photos and over 200 blankets shows in full color, with detailed captions. ; Foreword by Patrick T. Houlihan. Additional chapters by Rain Parrish, Luther Standing Bear, others. Includes info on native handmade blankets as wells as collector blankets made by Pendleton and other blanket mills in 1940s and earlier. ; Owner taped seller's name and address on a clipping to front endpaper, and dated it. No other defects to book. Jacket is pristine. ; Items laid in: 1) You Asked about the Navajo, 70-page booklet, 1948. 2) clipping about paintings left by primitive man at Big Hill, Illinois, 1983.