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The Mountain Chant:

A Navajo Ceremony.

by

 

U.S. Bureau of American Ethnology, Fifth Annual Report, 1883-84. Washington D.C., Smithsonian Institution

1887

 


Title Page
Introduction.
Myth of the Origin of Dsilyídje Qaçàl.
The Ceremonies of Dsilyídje Qaçàl.
The Great Pictures of Dsilyídje Qaçàl.
Sacrifices of Dsilyídje Qaçàl.
Original Texts and Translations of Songs.
Other Songs and Extracts.
Addendum: The Suppressed Sections from the 1884 Edition of the Mountain Chant

System of transliteration.


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