Legends of the Yosemite Miwok. Compiled by Frank La Pena and Craig D. Bates. Illustrated by Harry Fonseca. FRANK LA PENA, CRAIG D. BATES.

Legends of the Yosemite Miwok. Compiled by Frank La Pena and Craig D. Bates. Illustrated by Harry Fonseca. Yosemite National Park, California: Published by the Yosemite Natural History Association, [1981]. 27.9 cm, pp. [1-5] 6-55 [56], 15 illustrations, cloth. First edition. Seventeen stories told by the Native American inhabitants of the Yosemite region, including those explaining the creation of Yosemite Valley and its physical features: "Creation," "How El Capitan Grew," "The Legend of the Lost Arrow," "The Legend of Half Dome, "The Legend of Po-ho-no," and others. The illustrations by Harry Fonseca are superb examples of modern Native American art. A fine copy in unprinted mylar dust jacket. (#138999).

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