REYNOLDS BOOKS &INFORMATION SERVICESWashington MatthewsNavaho Myths, Prayers, and Songs Please take a moment to check out our otherbooks and book sets by CLICKING HERE!We Charge EXACT SHIPPING plus $1.00 for single and multiple items... not $2, $3, $4 or moreper extra book like other sellers do.As with all of our products... please feel free to make an offer!(SCAN OF ACTUAL BOOK)NAVAHO, MYTHS, PRAYERS, AND SONGS with text and translation by Washington Matthews (1843-1905) contains accounts for the origin of a group of songs known as the Tsénitsihogan Bigï'n or songs of the Red Rock House, and perhaps for the origin of some of the Navaho (Navajo) ritual observances.Examples include A Tale of Kininaekai: Accounting for the Origin of Certain Prayers and Songs of The Night Chant, A Prayer of the Second Day of the Night Chant, Protection Song (See Below) and The Story of Bekotsidi. PROTECTION SONG.(To be sung on going into battle.)I.Now, Slayer of the Alien Gods, among men am I.Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Rubbed with the summits of the mountains,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Now upon the beautiful trail of old age,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.II.Now, Offspring of the Water, among men am I.Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Rubbed with the water of the summits,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Now upon the beautiful trail of old age,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.II.Now, Lightning of the Thunder, among men am I.Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Rubbed with the summit of the sky,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Now upon the beautiful trail of old age,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.IV.Now, Altsodoniglehi, among men am I.Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Rubbed with the summits of the earth,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Now upon the beautiful trail of old age,Now among the alien gods with weapons of magic am I.Examples of the text and interlinear translations found within text.1. Kat Nayénëzgani si nïslín nitá`Now | Nayénezgani | I | am | people among.nagée nagée alíli kat bïtásaalien gods, | alien gods, | weapons | now | among them I walk.This book is a reprint of the article found in University of California Publications in Archaeology and Ethnology, Volume 5 and is comb bound.This title is currently Out-of-Print and is unavailable on Amazon.com.Please look at our other products for complimentary titles also concerning Native Americans and the Navaho (Navajo) specifically, such as The Mountain Chant also by Washington Matthews.SHIPPING:Please use Shipping Calculator to determine actual charges. This price is the actual shipping price (which can be verified by going to www.usps.com and checking thier shipping calculator)plus $1.00 to cover our material expenses since we only use new materials. 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