A TRUMPET OF OUR OWN: Yellow Bird's Essays on the North American Indian. Selections from the Writings of the Noted Cherokee Author John Rollin Ridge. John Rollin Ridge, Rennard Strickland.
A TRUMPET OF OUR OWN: Yellow Bird's Essays on the North American Indian. Selections from the Writings of the Noted Cherokee Author John Rollin Ridge.

A TRUMPET OF OUR OWN: Yellow Bird's Essays on the North American Indian. Selections from the Writings of the Noted Cherokee Author John Rollin Ridge.

San Francisco: Book Club of California, 1981. First edition. Hardcover. 114 pp., frontispiece and 3 illustrations, octavo, black cloth and yellow decorative boards. Prospectus/publication announcement laid in. Very fine, entirely clean and unworn, in plain paper jacket with title penned to spine. Item #21967

"Yellow Bird" is these days mostly remembered for his 1854 novel "The Life and Adventures of Joaquin Murieta." The writings reprinted here reveal an eloquent and passionate activist for the rights of the North American Indian. Edition of 650 copies designed and printed by Peter Koch at Black Stone Press, San Francisco.

Price: $30.00

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