FOLK-TALES OF THE COAST SALISH

New York: The American Folk-Lore Society, 1934. First Edition. Hardcover. A major contribution to our knowledge of western Washington Salish oral traditions, containing 190 texts from nineteen sources. Adamson (1901–83) was a student of Franz Boas and one of the first women to conduct ethnographic fieldwork in the Pacific Northwest. Frontispiece map. Memoirs of The American Folk-Lore Society, Volume XXVII. Octavo. Original burgundy cloth binding, with gilt titles. A fine copy. Fine. Item #68367

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