Albuquerque: University of New Mexico Press, 1957. First printing of the U. of New Mexico Press. Cloth. Fine in a lightly soiled dust jacket. Octavo. Tan cloth. Red lettered spine. xxvi, 276, x pp. illustrated with 16 plates. Bookseller's label on ff..
Written by SW culture expert based on lifelong participation, and first issued in 1931 by Alfred A. Knopf , now a southwestern classic on the principle religious ceremonies of the Pueblo Indian of the Rio Grand, Zuni and Hopi with 16 halftone illustrations from paintings by New Mexico artists; Ernest L. Blumenschein, Gerald Cassidy, Andrew Dasburg, Robert Henri, Victor Higgins, Grace Ravlin, Oliver Rush, Will Shuster, John Sloan, Theodore Van Soelen and more. Fine in Near Fine DJ. Item #7313