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Yolla Bolly Press Inland Whale by Kroeber 1/135  

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The Inland Whale

Kroeber, Theodora

[Covelo, CA]

The Yolla Bolly Press



[5], 2-94, [3] pp. Foreword by Ursula K. Le Guin. Illustrated with nine full-page hand-colored woodblocks by Karin Wikström, woodblock designs on title page; plus other smaller black and white woodcuts within the text. 30x34 cm (12x13¾"), string-bound flexible cloth over boards, woodcut paper cover label, hand-made paper pastedowns, brown paper free endpapers, slipcase with paper spine label. No. 66 from an edition of 135 copies signed by the artist.

An examination of the mythic and literary life of the California Indians. The foreword is by the late fantasy and science fiction author Ursula Kroeber Le Guin, Theodora Kroeber's daughter. Laid-in handwritten letter from the publisher.

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Light wear to slipcase; else fine.

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