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Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians : in a series of letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. : with three hundred and sixty engravings, from the author's original paintings / by Geo. Catlin.

Illustrations of the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians : in a series of letters and notes written during eight years of travel and adventure among the wildest and most remarkable tribes now existing. : with three hundred and sixty engravings, from the author's original paintings / by Geo. Catlin.

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[Letters and notes on the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians]
Creator: Catlin, George, 1796-1872
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Date: 1848.
Publisher: Henry G. Bohn,
Edition: 7th edition
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Teaching resource: Professor John Mack Faragher, History 141: The American West.
Written in manuscript: Special coloured copy, by hand, probably by Catlin himself. All ills. hand-colored. Armorial bookplate: Christopher Tyrnor, Stoke Rochford Library. Bookplate of Paul Mellon.
Originally published as : Letters and notes on the manners, customs, and condition of the North American Indians. London : Published by the author : printed by Tosswill and Myers, 1841.
On verso of title page: C. and J. Adlard, printers, Bartholomew Close, [London].
Vol. 1: viii, 264 p., 76 leaves of plates (1 folded).
The illustrations are numbered from [1] to 312, including the folded map in v. 1 but omitting the two maps in v. 2.
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2 v. : 311 ill. (engravings), 3 maps (engravings) ; 26 cm.
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Vol. I
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Curatorial Area: Beinecke Library
Curated Collection: American Indian Illus.
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Object ID: 2000307
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