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One Woman's Arctic, Burnford, Sheila
1 One Woman's Arctic
Burnford, Sheila
Boston Little, Brown & Co. 1973 0316117161 / 9780316117166 First Unknown Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First American Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 234 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket has slight fading to lettering on spine, is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The record of two idyllic summers spent close to the North Pole in the Eskimo community of Pond Inlet. It is also a knowing and sympathetic study of the Inuit (Eskimos) themselves. Mrs. Burnford warmly admires her friends' remarkable gifts as mechanics, artists, and hunters; she enjoys their courage, their gaiety, their wise way with children, and she respects the social delicacy of a people who believe that the gross and impetuous white man is the descendant of dogs. 026390

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Wild Voyageur - Story of a Canada Goose, Jones, Adrienne
2 Wild Voyageur - Story of a Canada Goose
Jones, Adrienne
London Macmillan 1968 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Lois Darling, Illustrator 
First British Edition (so stated) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean unfaded blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Lois Darling. 174 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped; slightest hint of browning to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The life history of a gander, Chen, so named by the eskimo girl Mooshnuk, who defies her tribe's code in concealing the whereabouts of the wounded bird even though she knew it meant depriving the family of food. A story of natural history, evoking the wild skies, the dangerous barrens, the predators - including man - which surround these magnificent birds. 024730

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American Indian and Eskimo Basketry - A Key to Identification, Miles, Charles
3 American Indian and Eskimo Basketry - A Key to Identification
Miles, Charles
New York Bonanza 1969 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean book in clean original jacket. Rust brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. 143 pages. Clean dust jacket is unclipped, no chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 021712

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4 Nunaga: Ten Years of Eskimo Life
Pryde, Duncan
New York Walker & Co. 1972 0-8027-0369-0 / 9780802703699 First Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean gray-green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean maps on endpapers. Illustrated with color photographs. 285 pgs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Author's discovery of a remote and primitive way of life to which, asstonishingly, he found that he easily adapted. One of his first posts was isolated Perry Island, then a refuge of fugitives from the law, where most of the male Eskimos were caught up in blood feuds. 8 vo.. Adventure. 010266

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Nunaga: Ten Years of Eskimo Life, Pryde, Duncan
5 Nunaga: Ten Years of Eskimo Life
Pryde, Duncan
New York Walker And Company 1971 0802703690 / 9780802703699 First Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean map-illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with color photographs. 285 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. In Nunaga, Duncan Pryde tells of his discovery of a remote and primitive way of life to which, astonishingly, he found that he easily adapted. His story abounds in high adventure - incredible, near fatal sled and canoe journeys; seal, polar bear and caribou hunts; breathtaking encounters with the beauty of Arctic flora and fauna. 025309

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6 Ever Since Eve: Personal Reflections on Childbirth
Sorel, Nancy Caldwell
New York/Oxford Oxford University Press 1984 0-19-503460-0 / 9780195034608 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean gold boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 388 pgs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, slightly age-toned, has small chip at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A book that brings together the reactions of a wide array of women--rich and poor, famous and not-so-famous, contemporary and historic, American and European and even Eskimo, told in their own words. 8vo. Women. 011349

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The Knife, Wright, Theon
7 The Knife
Wright, Theon
New York Gilbert Press 1955 Deluxe Illustrated Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Rus Anderson, Illustrator 
Clean blue cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Tiny shallow dent to upper edge of front board. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 300 pgs. + photographs. Sketches by Rus Anderson and 16 pages of photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, with slight wear at top and bottom of spine edges, short closed tears at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The true story of a crime that changed Eskimo civilization. 8vo. True Crime. 013448

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