ETHNOBOTANY OF THE HOPI: Museum of Northern Arizona, Bulletin 15.
Edition: 2nd printing.
Flagstaff, AZ: Northern Arizona Society of Science and Art, 1950. A very early printing of this classic work on this topic, originally published in 1939, and hard to find in any printing. Based on field work among the Hopi Indians over a period of several years, roughly the first half of this monograph is about the Hopi culture and the various uses of plants, and the remainder is an annotated list of the plants themselves, categorized by family. Bibliography, index by Hopi name and index. Printed on good quality glossy stock. 120 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a binding of decorative stiff wrappers with a terra cotta cloth spine. The original pale yellow plain printed wrappers are bound in.