Santa Fe: Pictograph Press, 1950. First Edition. Octavo. 18pp. Hand-made stapled wrappers in dust jacket. 8 color serigraphs illustrating various Indian dances (including a block print on the front cover). Bibliography; Calendar of Dances. Minor wear to extremities and hint of soiling to covers otherwise fine condition. 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.