Five Titles About Native American Artifacts, from the “American Frontier” Series.
Early American Artistry, ( 1997 - 2004), West Olive, MI
4to. 29. cm. Various paginations (81 - 128 pp), color and b/w plates and b/w ills, maps and charts.
John Baldwin was a Michigan archaeologist and a major contributor to the “American Frontier” series. This lot consists of 5 of his books from that series: “Early Knives & Beaded Sheaths of the American Frontier.” 1997; “Bows Arrows & Quivers of the American Frontier.” 1999; “Indian War Clubs of the American Frontier.” 2001; “Indian Guns, Spears & Shields of the American Frontier.” 2002; and “Pipe Bags. Tobacco Bags of the American Frontier.” 2004. All are in fine condition, and all are signed and dated by Baldwin on the front free endpaper. These books are esteemed by collectors of western Americana, and bring hundreds of dollars apiece on the internet. They are being offered here as a single lot.