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Lot 260STRONG, JAMES C.
Wah-Kee-Nah and Her People. The curious customs, traditions, and legends of the North American Indians.
New York and London: G. P. Putnam's Sons / The Knickerbocker Press, 1893. First edition. Publisher's blue pictorial cloth gilt. 7 1/2 x 5 1/4 inches; xiii, 275 pp.; frontispiece, head- and tailpieces. Extremities worn, some pale markings to boards, somewhat overopened, label to front pastedown and ownership inscription to front free endpaper.
The story of how a young Yakima woman, Wah-Kee-Nah, saved the author's life during the Yakima Indian Wars.


C Estate of Arnold 'Jake' Johnson

Sold for $38
Estimate $60-80


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