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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
BORN ON SNOWSHOES.
Edition: Revised edition, 2nd printing.
Meadow Vista, CA: Heritage Press, 1993. dj. SIGNED hardcover - Autobiography of one of three sisters who, with their mother and the help of an old trapper, made their living running traplines in the remote Arctic wilderness, 200 miles beyond Fort Yukon. SIGNED by the author on the half title page. Illustrated with photographs and drawings by Courtney Allen. 301 pp. ISBN: 0-963651188.
Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.Book ID: 83555More details Price: $35.00