Eskimo Legends. Second Edition.
Oman, Lela Kiana. Illustrated by Minnie Kiana Keezer.

Anchorage: Alaska Methodist University Press, 1975. Second edition (first published in 1959). Good softcover with plastic adhesive over the covers (laminated?). Bump to head of spine with a small tear. Light browning along the edges of the spine and a bit of scuffing to the covers. Name of previous owner on the front free endpaper. Inscription from the author to the previous owner on the title page. 119 pages with illustrations, glossary, and index. A collection of ten Eskimo legends including the following tales: 1. Nathlook: Susie My Name, 2. The Bear Woman, 3. The Spirit of Slumber, 4. The Creek of Whale Oil, 5. Legend of Kotzebue, 6. Lights of the Caribou, 7. Qatliisiigvk (Where the Bird Skin Was Cooked), 8. Aye-Mee and the Mermaid, 9. The Sea Serpent, 10. The Enchanted Sky. (Item ID: 8610)

$20.00

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