THE SHEEP EATERS.

New York: The Shakespeare Press, 1913. 78pp. plus frontispiece portait and four plates. Original brown cloth, gilt title on front cover, neatly rebacked with original spine laid down. Author's gift inscription on titlepage. Light tanning, otherwise internally clean. Very good. Item #WRCAM51877

Inscribed by the author. "The Sheep Eaters or Tukuarika were a subdivision of the Western Shoshoni. After about 1907, they were not separately enumerated" - Graff. "The only account of this now extinct Indian tribe of Montana and Wyoming" - Eberstadt. With plates depicting Bald Mountain (Wy.), Rocky Mountain Big Horn Sheep, a 115- year-old Sheep Eater woman, etc. With a chapter on "the Gold Seeker in the Mountains." A scarce work. Howes calls for six plates, but this volume has five. HOWES A166. GRAFF 45. EBERSTADT 115:11.

Price: $400.00