The Snow Baby. A True Story with True Pictures [Greenland]

By: Peary, Josephine D.

Price: $125.00

Quantity: 1 available


SIGNED boldly on front fee end page without an inscription. 15th Printing,


This autobiography of Robert E. Peary's daughter, born in Greenland during one of his Arctic expeditions, the narrative for children describes life with the Eskimo [Inuit] delightfully showing the culture and daily life.


The illustrations are from photographs taken by Commander and Mrs. Peary and are of the greatest variety but give especial attention to the children. [PW].


Blue Publisher's cloth with paste-on photograph of the 'Snow Baby surrounded by decorations of the Arctic. Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. Bookplate of New York State Politician and Arctic Collector William B. Hoyt.
4to; 25.5 cm.; 10.12 inches tall; 84 pages.

Ref: PW: 655; Crocker: 165

Title: The Snow Baby. A True Story with True Pictures [Greenland]

Author Name: Peary, Josephine D.

Categories: CHILDREN'S BOOKS, Biography / Autobiography / Memoir, A. TRAVEL, GEOGRAPHY & EXPLORATION, NON-FICTION, Exploration, Polar Exploration,

Publisher: New York, Frederick A. Stokes Publishers: 1901

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by the Author

Size: 4to; 25.5 cm.; 10.12 inches tall; 84 pages.

lb: 3.00 lb

Seller ID: 009738