Eskimo Songs and Stories


102 pages; 8vo (8.25") 21 cm; Ex-Library; Oblong hardcover, blue and white cloth, blue endpapers, [xvi] + 102 + 2 pages, beautiful monochrome and 2-color illustrations throughout, 38 tales told in a somewhat poetical style, some of them entitled songs, but no tunes given. English throughout. ; 1st printing, 1973, stated. Not a songbook. ; Tales collected by Knud Rasmussen on Fifth Thule Expedition. Translated by Edward Field. Illustrated by Kiakshuk and Pudlo of Cape Dorset, Canada. ; Endpapers show old library marks inked out. Jacket lightly sunned but intact. No other defects.

Title: Eskimo Songs and Stories

Author Name: Field, Edward, with Knud Rasmussen; Illustrated by Kiakshuk and Pudlo

Categories: Literature & Fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 1973

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 20227

Keywords: Inuit (Eskimo) ; Cape Dorset ; Baffin Island ; Canada ; Canadian History ; Folk Tales ; Illustrated ; Native Americans ;,