The Friendly Arctic. The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions

By: Stefansson, Vilhjalmur

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SIGNED by the author with date and place. No personalization. Pasted in Newspaper clipping about author below signature and another on rear free endpage. -------- An account of the authors five-year exploration of the Canadian Arctic. Navy blue cloth, titles stamped in gilt; Bindings are tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Title page age-darkened. Offsetting from newspaper clippings. Moderate shelf handling wear. 8vo; 9.125 inches tall; 784 pages; Illustrated with 139 halftone photographs on 34 plates; 9 maps, 4 folding including 2 maps in rear pocket. Index. Third Printing.------------- Foreword by Gilbert Grosvenor, President of The National Geographic Society. Introduction by Rt. Hon. Robert Laird Borden, Prime Minister of Canada. ----------- Vilhjalmur Stefansson (1879-1962) was a Canadian Arctic explorer and enthonolgist. ----- Ref: Arctic Bibliography 16808. Subjects: Arctic, Exploraton, Inuit, Canada; Eskimo

Title: The Friendly Arctic. The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions

Author Name: Stefansson, Vilhjalmur

Categories: Other,

Publisher: New York, The Macmillan Company: 1927

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 011615

Keywords: Arctic Exploraton, Inuit, Canada; Eskimo,