The Iroquois Book of Rites by Horatio Hale

Produced by Juliet Sutherland, Thomas Hutchinson and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team BRINTON’S LIBRARY OF ABORIGINAL AMERICAN LITERATURE. NUMBER II. THE IROQUOIS BOOK OF RITES. EDITED BY HORATIO HALE; M.A., AUTHOR OF “THE ETHNOGRAPHY AND PHILOLOGY OF THE U.S. EXPLORING EXPEDITION,” ETC. PREFACE. The aboriginal composition now presented to the public has some peculiar claims