Lot 158 of 455:
The Indians' Last Fight, or the Dull Knife Raid  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$192
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
The Indians' Last Fight, or the Dull Knife Raid
Author:
Collins, Dennis
Place:
[Girard, KS]
Publisher:
[Appeal to Reason]
Date:
[1915]
Description:

326 pp. 7 plates including frontispiece. 23x15 (9x6"), green cloth lettered in black. First Edition.

The tragic attempt of the Northern Cheyenne under Dull Knife to return to their ancestral homes rather than remain exiled in the Indian Territory marks one of the last examples of armed resistance of the plains Indians to the white government. Adams Herd 505; Graff 807; Howes C590; Rader 871.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Some shelf wear, foxing along edges of text block; previous owner's markings on front free endpaper; some light toning; overall very good.
 
Item number:
300619
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