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Paris: Mourlot, 1964. Illustrations of Eskimos by Henri Matisse. Handsome tinted frontispiece and 11 other drawings (4 are full-page). Thin small 4to, original pictorial wrappers, reproducing an original aquatint. (Paris): Fernand Mourlot, (1964). A very fine clean copy. A reprint of the 1949 original.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1879. Straits of Fury and Hecla and to King William's Land, and Residence Among the Eskimos During the Years 1864-'69. Ed, by J. E. Nourse. 20 maps, some colored and/or folding. Plates and text Illus. , l, 644pp. 4to, original green cloth, spine expertly recased with most of original backstrip retained, edges of corners bumped and worn, cloth lightly soiled, right margin of title page chipped, inner hinge strengthened. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1879. First Edition...
Complete with large folding map and 7 engraved plates. 468pp. 8vo, handsomely rebound in new 3/4 brown calf, red morocco label; (offsetting from plates including onto the title page, otherwise internally very good). London: John Murray, 1824. "Record of an expedition to discover the northwest passage, 1821-23. This journal sets forth details of the expedition, especially concerning Eskimo life, which were not included in Parry's official account, The Journal of a Second Voyage, etc." Staton & Tremaine 1289.
Washington: Government Printing Office, 1888. 9 plates, 546 text Illus. lviii, 675pp. 4to, modern brown cloth, lacks folding map at end, corners bumped. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1888. First Edition Contains the following papers: Holmes, William H. Ancient art of the province of Chiriqui, Colombia. Holmes, William H. A study of the textile art in its relation to the development of form and ornament. Thomas, Cyrus. Aids to the study of the Maya Codices. Dorsey, J. Owen. Osage traditions. Boas, Franz. The Central Eskimo.
London: Dring & Starkey, 1666. In Two Books. The First Containing the Natural; The Second, the Moral History of those Islands... With a 10 page Caribbian-Vocabulary. Rendred into English by John Davies of Kidwelly. 9 copper engraved plates. (6), 351, (14) pages. Slim 4to, full mottled calf, blind stamped decorations and red and green leather spine labels, marbled edges. First issue of the first English edition. London: Thomas Dring and John Starkey, 1666. A near fine copy with slight off...