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THE MAGIC LEAVES: A HISTORY OF HAIDA ARGILLITE CARVING., Macnair, Peter L. and Hoover, Alan L.

Author Name    Macnair, Peter L. and Hoover, Alan L.

Title   THE MAGIC LEAVES: A HISTORY OF HAIDA ARGILLITE CARVING.

Publisher    British Columbia Provincial Museum, Victoria, 1984, first printing.

Seller ID   25160

211 pp, 10 1/2" H x 9 11/16" D, soft cover. ISBN 0771884079 Profusely illustrated with b&w photographs. Contents: Foreword; Acknowledgements; The Reif Collection; Argillite: The Material; The Form of Haida Art; The Haida and Tobacco; A Chronology For Argillite Artifact Types; Ceremonial Pipe Forms; Haida Panel Pipes; Ship Pipes; Animal Form Bowls; Euro-American Figures; Western Tableware; Recorders; Early Trade Pipes; Early Totem Poles; Chests and Model Houses; Haida Plates and Platters; Haida Figures and Figure Groups; Late Trade Pipes; Late Poles; Late Platters, Chests and Other Objects; Appendix - A History of the Study of Argillite; Reference. Interior - clean and tight with no previous ownership marks. Exterior - very light edge wear, a few very small scuffs and indentations on rear cover. Very Good

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