Chicago, New York & San Francisco: Laidlaw Brothers, 1931. Reprint. Original boards. Early printing. INSCRIBED to a friend by both authors; original pencil drawing by Edwin Deming. Small 8vo. 96 pp. Pictorial brown cloth with minimal wear; inscription on separate paper pasted inside front board; a near fine copy (light wear to extremities). Item #17920
The authors lived intimately with various tribes of Indians for many years; Edwin Deming was adopted into the Blackfoot tribe. In their Indian Life Series the authors have written and illustrated from first-hand information an account of the true spirit and atmosphere of Indian Life. 'Little Eagle', the first book in the Series, is a story of an Indian baby and his early childhood days.