Santa Fe: Pictograph Press, 1950. 1st. Original wrappers. Octavo. 18pp. Stapled wrappers in dust jacket. 8 original color block prints illustrating various Indian dances (including a block print on the front cover). Minor wear to extremities and hint of soiling to covers otherwise near fine. The artistic block prints are bright and colorful. Item #5656
Hand type-set and printed on double-leaves, this scarce original edition on Indian ceremonial dances in the Southwest depicts the typical dances most frequently seen in New Mexico: Corn, Eagle, Basket, Buffalo, Deer, Comanche, Matachina. Includes a calendar of annual pueblo dances and a bibliography at the rear.