In the Land of the Head-Hunters: Indian Life and Indian Lore
Yonkers-on-Hudson: World Book Company, 1919. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Curtis to Gene Stratton-Porter, American author, nature photographer, naturalist, filmaker and one of Hollywood's first female producers. 8vo. 112,  pp. Illustrated with photographs by the author. Quarter brown cloth spine over illustrated paper covered boards. Ex-libris with pocket inside front cover with two small library stamps, minor remnants of label removal on lower spine; wear to extremities; a very good copy with the unique Curtis inscription. Item #21810
In the Foreword, Curtis explains the inception for this book was in a scenario for a film dealing with the Kwaiutl tribe inhabiting what is now British Columbia, along the shores of the waterways between Vancouver Island and the mainland.