Full of information about the Sun Dance and all that pertains to this ceremony and why this ritual is again gaining popularity amongst both Native And non-Native peoples.
This book presents an amazing, rare combination of color plates of Mails' original oil paintings, black and white drawings, photgraphs, and detailed accounts of complete ceremonies. Few non-Native people have been privilaged to participate so fully in these traditional rites, let alone be allowed to photograph and illustrate these most important of anceint ceremonies.
Condition: Dust cover shows edge wear, some fraying. Pages show some slight yellowing at the edges but are in good condition. Dust cover is mylar wrapped.
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- Thomas E. Mails
- Publication Details:
- First Edition | 1978 | Center for Western Studies
- Book Details:
- Hard cover with dust jacket. 395 pages.