Lot 26

Rare 1894 1st Ed. The Daughter of the Nez Perces

Estimate: $300 - $600

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $5
$50 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$25,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
Offered in this lot is a rare first edition of "The Daughter of the Nez Perces" by Arthur Paterson. This first edition book in this good of condition is difficult to find. The book tells the story of a daughter of a Nez Perce chief and an English mother. The woman is a teacher in an American ladies' college, when her father comes for her. Arthur Paterson (1862-1928) wrote over a dozen books. This book has a dark green cloth cover with black embossing decorations with the title in gold on the cover and spine. The cover board and first few pages are loose from the spine but overall the book is in goof condition with light foxing to the paper. The book measures 7 1/2" x 5 1/4".