Letters and Notes on the Manners, Customs, and Condition of the North American Indians, Vol. I-II, by George Catlin, 1857. Published by Willis P. Hazard, Philadelphia. Octavo, 792 pages total with illustrations and appendices, steel engraved frontispiece (Vol. I), hardbound in red covers with gilt lettering and pictorial design to spine. 9 3/8" H x 6 1/2" W x 2" D. Provenance: The collection of internationally known ragtime pianist and historian Johnny Maddox, Gallatin, TN. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Rebound in modern materials. Pages 403 and 404 to Volume II are modern reproductions. Heavy foxing spots to first and last few pages including frontispiece. Light to moderate foxing spots to majority of pages.
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