An original Edward S. Curtis, “Volume XX” From “The North American Indian, The
Alaskan Eskimo. The Nunivak. The Eskimo of Hooper Bay. The Eskimo of King Island. The Eskimo of Little Diomede Island. The Eskimo of Cape Prince of Wales. The Kotzebue Eskimo. The Noatak. The Kobuk. The Selawik..” Negative Dates: 1928, 1930, Print Date: 1930, with seventy-five plates on Holland Van Gelder paper.
This Volume XX is numbered Set 112 but is not one of 195 original subscriber sets to “The North American Indian,” rather it is from one of the Lariat Bookstore's assembled sets, previous owners book labels, “”Gift of Dr. Janet Settle Gilman” and “James S. Copley Library, University of San Diego.”
The spine and four corners of the front and back covers bound in brown morocco leather, covers are of laminated binders board with the central panel on each board covered with heavy cloth. Appearing in very good to excellent condition overall.