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.
Place Published: San Francisco
Publisher: Book Club of California
Date Published: 1981
Edition: First edition
Condition: Very fine, entirely clean and unworn, in plain paper jacket with title penned to spine
Book Id: 21967
114 pp., frontispiece and 3 illustrations, octavo, black cloth and yellow decorative boards. Prospectus/publication announcement laid in.
"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.
- More: California and the West
- By This Author: Ridge, John Rollin (Yellow Bird). Compiled and Edited by David Farmer & Rennard Strickland.
- By This Publisher: Book Club of California