Tal of the Four Tribes.
Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran and Co., Inc., 1938. First edition 8vo. 295 pp. Corners and spine ends slightly bumped and worn. Slight rubbing to spine and covers. Slight paste action to fpd, ffep, rpd, and frep. Author's signature to ffep. Pages are very nice and clean, binding very tight. "Tal, hunting knife in one hand, a calabash bowl of gia, thick vinegary native beer, in the other, paused as if unwilling to fell the noble stalk of corn, the last remaining. Then, bending with a swift blow, severed its saplinglike stem just above the spreading roots, and flung the beer, libation to the Spirits, over the clean-cut root." Illustrated end papers, front cover, and illustrations throughout. Very Good Cloth (Item ID: 58997)