eBook Sign Language Among North American Indians (Native American) download
by Garrick Mallery
Author: Garrick Mallery
Publisher: Dover Publications (October 20, 2011)
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His father was Judge Garrick Mallery, who was born April 17, 1784, and graduated at Yale College in 1808. He was a member of the Pennsylvania legislature from 1827 to 1830, and was distinguished for the zeal with which he promoted prison reform.
Scores of diagrams show precise movements of body and hands for signing. Of great interest to students of linguistics and Native American culture.
Fascinating, wide-ranging study by expert on the subject describes and illustrates signs used for specific words - "antelope," "brave," "trade," "yes," - for phrases, sentences and even dialogues. Scores of diagrams show precise movements of body and hands for signing.
Government Printing Office, Washington, 1881, pages 263-552. Author: Garrick Mallery. Release Date: January 3, 2006.
This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at ww. utenberg. Government Printing Office, Washington, 1881, pages 263-552.
Charming illustrations with an engaging touch of humor depict correct positioning plus common words beginning with the letters demonstrated.
Garrick Mallery was an American soldier and ethnologist.
series Native American. The present study, a significant document in the history of American anthropology, was originally published in 1881 as part of the first annual report of the Bureau of American Ethnology. The author was a retired .
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