Tales and Traditions of the Eskimo
With A Sketch of Their Habits, Religion, Language and Other PeculiaritiesBook - 1997
A 19th-century explorer of the Far North compiled 150 engaging examples of Eskimo folklore, myths, and legends. Essential for anthropologists, historians, folktale enthusiasts. 35 black-and-white illustrations.
Folklore, myths, and legends compiled by a 19th century explorer offer intriguing glimpses of an unspoiled culture. This treasury of 150 stories constitutes a priceless reference for anthropologists and historians and a delight for aficionados of folktales. New Introduction. 35 black-and-white illustrations.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 1997
Characteristics: xvi, 472 p. : ill. ; 22 cm