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TAKTUK An Arctic Boy.
Edition: Early printing (originally published in 1928.)
Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., 1937. Hardcover - A sensitive and lovely story about a young Eskimo boy, illustrated by Marjorie Flack with a color frontispiece and 13 full page woodblock illustrations plus many smaller illustratations at the head of each chapter, or at the tail. Illustrated map endpapers. 139 pp..
Condition: Very good in orange cloth with black lettering and a small illustration on front cover.Book ID: 37073More details Price: $15.00
MOORINGS OLD AND NEW: Entries in an Immigrant's Log.
Edition: 2nd printing, 1964.
Madison, WI: State Historical Society of Wisconsin, 1963. dj. Hardcover - Foreword by Merle Curti. The author of these memoirs was born in Norway, the son of a fisherman-farmer, and in 1909, at the age of 20, he emigrated to America - primarily because he could not get the education he sought in Norway. Includes information on living on a Norwegian fishing-farming island in the Arctic Circle and his early years as an immigrant in the rural Middle West, as well as life as a history professor. Index. 276 pp.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.Book ID: 36964More details Price: $15.00