Title STARLORE AMONG THE NAVAJO
Book Condition Fine, as-new, in black-and-white pictorial wraps. Octavo. 44 pages; Illustrated with charts and plates, includes two foldouts.
Edition First edition thus. Reprint of the edition published by the Museum of Navajo Ceremonial Art, Inc., in 1947.
Publisher Santa Fe, New Mexico: William Gannon, 1977.
0883075334 / 9780883075333
Seller ID 54697.00
Father Berard Haile (1874-1961), was a Franciscan priest who spent a lifetime studying & recording Navajo ceremonial practices. His ethnographic work was highly regarded by contemporary anthropologists and this work is based on his field notes.
Native American Art. Folklore. Astronomy. Miscellaneous.