Sale 137 Lot 412

(SCIENCE)
A group of four volumes of bulletins issued by the Smithsonian Institute Bureau of American Ethnology. Washington: Government Printing Office, 1911, 1918, 1946. 8vo, green gilt-stamped cloth-backed boards.

Bulletin 30: Handbook of the American Indians North of Mexico. Edited by Frederick Webb Hodge. (Third Impression, August, 1911). 2 vols. Bulletin 64: The Maya Indians of Southern Yucatan and Northern British Honduras. By Thomas W. F. Gann. (1918). Handbook of South American Indians. Edited by Julian H. Steward. Vol. 1 only: Marginal Tribes. With 3 fold-out maps. (1946)

Estimate $ 100-200

All with wear to boards, edges bumped, hinges starting.

Bulletin 30: both volumes with dampstaining to preliminary leaves; manuscript ex libris to f.f.e.p.
Bulletin 63: hinges starting to split; large 4-inch cut to the title page.
Bulletin 143: wear to boards; some pen smudges; scattered ink underscoring.







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