Gift of the Sacred Dog by PAUL GOBLE 1980 First Printing ~ Sioux ~ Native American


Title: The Gift of the Sacred Dog

Author: Paul Goble

Description: First edition, first printing (with full number line). Light olive-green cloth boards with white lettering on spine, pictorially stamped in blind on front cover. Previous owner's blind stamp on ffep, else fine. Dust jacket shows very light rubbing to rear panel; not price clipped; in clear archival sleeve. [32] pages. 10 x 7.8 inches.

Paul Goble (1933-2017) was a Caldecott Medal-winning British-American writer and illustrator of children's books, known for his telling of Native American stories and greatly influenced by Plains Indian culture. In 1977, he moved to the Black Hills in South Dakota, was adopted by Chief Edgar Red Cloud, and spent time with the Sioux on the Pine Ridge Reservation, learning their stories.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Publisher: Bradbury Press
Place: Scarsdale, New York
Year: 1980

ISBN: 0878881654

Keywords: children's, illustrated, picture book,

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