Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1955. 1st. Hardcover. First edition. 8vo. xvii, 329pp. Bibliography; Index. Black & white illustrations; drawings; photographs. Red cloth covered boards; silver & black illustration to front board; silver titles to spine; original illustrated dust jacket. Book in near fine condition (light bumping along upper front edge & corner) in near fine dustjacket (minor wear to extremities; single line scrape down length of front edge). Item #15939
#42 in the University Of Oklahoma Civilization Of The American Indian series. A most comprehensive account of this Pacific Northwest Indian tribe, considered one of the most exceptional trips in North America. They were outstanding horsemen and credited for the development of the famous spotted horse, the Appaloosa.