A Stone Upon His Shoulder

By: Butler, Helen

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(price-clipped) [nice clean copy, attractive vintage bookplate on front pastedown, bottom front corner lightly bumped; jacket mildly edgeworn, a few small tears, some sunning along spine]. Novel set in the Wyoming Territory in 1886, and revolving around a full-blooded Araphoe Indian who had been adopted and raised by a U.S. Army officer and his wife after his father had been killed in a fight with another tribe, and his mother had left to get help but had never returned. Now a grown man (and an ordained minister!), he is reunited with his mother, and takes up residence on the Araphoe reservation.

Title: A Stone Upon His Shoulder

Author: Butler, Helen

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj design) Nathan Berman

Categories: Fiction: Western,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Westminster Press: (c.1953)

ISBN Number: NO

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dj

Seller ID: 8896

Keywords: Native Americans Wyoming Indians Indian Reservations Shoshone First Novel