SCHWARZ, Herbert T. ODJIG, Daphne
Title: Tales from the Smokehouse. First Edition in dustjacket.
Publisher:  Hurtig Publishers, Edmonton, 1974, ISBN:0888300824
Seller ID: 80859
SCHWARZ, Herbert T. Tales from the Smokehouse. Illustrated by Daphne Odjig.Edmonton : Hurtig Publishers, (1974). First Edition. Pp -102,(2). Illus trated in colour. Large 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. “The smokehouse, or sweat lodge, becomes the storyteller's stage for this remarkable collection of erotic Indian legends. Drawn from the traditional and contemporary wisdom of the Ojibwa, Mohawk, Naskapi and other tribes, these thirteen stories, whether imaginative fantasy or sober reality, reveal in word and image a little-known aspect of native Canadian lore: its dynamic sexuality.” - from the dj. Gift inscription, else very good in nicked dustjacket (short tears). 25.00