Catlin's North American Indian portfolio : hunting scenes and amusements of the Rocky Mountains and prairies of America : from drawings and notes of the author, made during eight years' travel amongst forty-eight of the wildest and most remote tribes of savages in North America.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Catlin, George, 1796-1872
Other Authors: Gilreath, James, 1947-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York, N.Y. : [Washington, D.C.] : Abbeville Press ; Library of Congress, [1989]
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Description
Item Description:"This facsimile edition ... reproduces a copy of the New York edition of 1845 [published by James Ackerman] and incorporates six additional plates from the London edition of 1844 not included in the American edition ... This edition is strictly limited to 950 sets [An additional twenty sets, designated Publisher's proofs, are not for sale] worldwide, issued either bound or in portfolio format. Each of the sets, completed in the spring of 1989, is signed by Dana J. Pratt, director of publishing, Library of Congress, and Robert E. Abrams, president of Abbeville Press." Cushing Library Kelsey Ill. set is number475.
The Cushing Library/Kelsey American copy is number 447.
New introduction by James Gilreath (pages [5-10]) with bibliographical references.
Physical Description:1 portfolio : color illustrations, map ; 57 cm.
ISBN:0896599515 (bound ed.)
0896597628 (portfolio ed.)