MCKENNEY AND HALL "INDIAN TRIBES OF NORTH AMERICA" PHIL. 1855, BOOKS, THREE VOLUMES
Tooled brown leather binding by Bessemer. Used. Third octavo edition, considered by some to be the best of the octavos for the superiority of its coloring; 3 volumes, 119 brilliant hand-colored plates by J.T. Bowen; a stunning set in rebound tooled brown leather, gilt page edges. Originally published in three large folio volumes 1836-44. Colorful portraits of Indians from the original oil paintings.