Original Accounts of the Lone Woman of San Nicolas Island

Ramona, CA: Ballena Press, 1973.

Softcover. very good. v, 46 pp, with bibliography. Light soiling and general wear to wrappers; contents clean and sound. Contemporary accounts from both printed and manuscript sources about Ishi, the last known survivor of the Yahi tribe of California Indians and the model for Scott O'Dell's classic young adult novel Island of the Blue Dolphins. Includes accounts by Carl Dittman, George Nidever, William D. Phelps, Emma Hardacre, C.J.W. Russell, A.S. Taylor, and two anonymous writers.

Item #20319

Price: $40.00

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