The Indian as Peacemaker.New York : 1932 Stock Code: 36954
NotesFirst edition, first printing, inscribed by the author to Mrs Cora Shippes Anthony on the front free endpaper, "To Mrs Cora Shippe Anthony, Greetings of Peace and friendship from this Lodge of the writer Mabel Powers", dated "Moon of Lengthening Days" 1936. Envelope mounted on the front pastedown containing two small flyers for Cora Shippes Anthony's business card, she was an piano instructor in Williamsport, PA, and a typed post-card signed by Powers apologising for the delay in mailing off the copy of the book, and enquiring about the possibilities of speaking engagements in the Williamsport area.
Octavo. Original pale grey cloth, spine and front cover lettered in black, single black rule border to front cover. With the dust jacket.
Frontispiece and five other plates.
Small inked ownership inscription to front cover. Spine sunned, otherwise a very good copy in the slightly worn jacket.
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