The Man Who Killed the Deer
One of the great novels of the Pueblo Indians
Undated, c1958. Reprint (third re-issue). Hardback in dustwrapper. 21 × 14.5cm, 311pp.
Considered one of the greatest novels of the Pueblo Indians, this is the story of Martiniano, the man who killed the deer, is a timeless story of Pueblo Indian sin and redemption, and of the conflict between Indian and white laws; written with a poetically charged beauty of style, a purity of conception, and a thorough understanding of Indian values.
The book is in good condition, with clean pages and secure binding. The dustwrapper is heavily faded and foxed but has not been price-clipped and is now within a protective sleeve.