LITTLE BOOK OF ANIMALS. Solomon James, Allan Salt, trans.


  • Los Angeles: Cotsen Occasional Publications, 2010.
  • 4.2 x 5.5 inches
  • softcover with french flaps
  • 16 pages
  • ISBN: 0974516864
  • ISBN: 9780974516868

Price: $20.00  other currencies

Order Nr. 130144

Facsimile of an illustrated manuscript and of a contemporary letter providing its translation by Reverend Allan Salt. Introduction by Ivy Trent. The original was written in Ojibway and painted on birchbark by Soloman James, Sound of Thunder Ravens, Chief of the Shawanagaw Band of Ojibway Indians, for his son, Louis. The book illustrates hunting and way of life around Georgian Bay in 1858. Photographs by John Blazejewski.