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Adrift On an Ice-Pan

By T, Grenfell Wilfred ; T, Grenfell Wilfred




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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T.

The Riverside Press, 1933. Not only is this book signed by the author; he has sketched a walrus being confronted by a spear fisherman on the ffep ! Endpapers are foxed. Grey boards with navy blue lettering and a wee illustrtion of Pan on the front cover. Lovely corners and spine. Text is very clean. Dust jacket is white with blue lettering and a blue tinged oval photograph of a dog is at the middle. Quite chipped around the edges, and being white, darkened somewhat with age. All in all, a wonderful book! Any picture found beside this listing may NOT actually be a picture of this book but a stock photo used by the listing site. 3 R's Used Books and Hannelore Headley Old & Fine Books, Inc. are committed to saving the trees one leaf at a time.. By Author. 29th Impression. Hard Cover. Good+/Good-.

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

Wilfred T. Grenfell

2012-09-30. Good. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May be ex-library. Shipping & Handling by region. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!

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Price: $87.63


Adrift on an Ice Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1926. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Signed by Author(s). First publ. in 1909, dog sled tale, VG/G+ w/slight soiling and small pinkish colour on edge, w/drawing and signature of author on ffep, 12mo..

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ADRIFT ON AN ICE PAN

Grenfell, Wilfred T.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/Very good. Signed by the author on the front flyleaf. Celebrated narrative of Grenfell's near-death experience in Hare Bay, south of St Anthony, Newfoundland, on Easter Sunday 1908, when the English-born medical missionary went through the ice with his dogsled. Frontispiece, with seven plates. 12mo. Original gray cloth binding, with dark blue titles and a pictorial scene on the front board stamped in teal, white, sea green, and dark blue. Ink bookseller's stamp to the front pastedown. Minor rubbing to the corners and tips. The dust jacket is lightly edgeworn, with few strips of brown paper reinforcement to the verso; otherwise very good.

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Adrift On An Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T

London: Constable, 1910. Original decorative, pictorial grey cloth in clean, bright condition, inscribed on the front pastedown, frontis portrait, xxv, 69pp, 7 other plates.The uncommon British edition, published by Constable in 1910.. Hard Cover. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Adrift On An Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T

Bost.: Houghton Mifflin Company. Near Fine. 1909. First Edition. Hardcover. First editon bound in green cloth with blue & white decorations & dar k blue lettering. B&W photo illustrations,12mo, 69 pages. Book is abou t Fine, cloth covers fairly bright & clean. Has just tiny rub marks to the spine tips and corners. Inside has owners name pencilled on the f ront fly else fine with solid hinges, white paper and no other marks. An attractive copy. .

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Adrift On An Ice Pan (association copy, in dust jacket)

Wilfred T. Grenfell

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1931. Later printing. Hardcover. Fine/very good. Hardcover in ribbed light grey cloth lettered and decorated in dark blue. An association copy with inscription on the front free endpaper, "Grenfell Mission/ St. Anthony, Newfoundland/ August 30, 1937" . xxv+ 69 pp. Ilustrated with photographic plates. fine in very good dust jacket featuring an oval photo of a dog, light edge wear and some light soiling to the egdes. Doctor Sir William Grenfell was first sent to Newfoundland in 1892 by the Royal National Deep Sea Mission to Fishermen to institute medical facilities for the coastal inhabitants and fisherman, incuding the aborignal peoples, of that region. He set up a series of coastal cottage hospitals in Labrador. This reminiscence recounts the story of Grenfell's 1908 adventure during which he and his team of sled dogs became trapped on a ice floe; he was rescued by local inhabitants. grenfell made a final trip to the St. Anthony settlement in the summer of 1939 to deposit the ashes of his wife, who had died the previous December, in the rock face behind the hospital. Grenfell himself died in 1940 and his ashes were also placed in the rock face near those of his wife.

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T

Frontis. plus 7 other photo illustrations. Grenfell gives an account of a night adrift in Labrador with his dog team. Biographical sketch of Dr. Grenfell by Clarence John Blade and acount of the rescue as told to a St. Anthony's nurse by one of the rescuers as the appendix

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Adrift On An Ice Pan (inscribed by Grenfell)

Wilfred T. Grenfell

Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1931. Later printing. Hardcover. Very Good. Small hardcover in grey cloth lettered and decorated in dark blue. Inscribed on the front free endpaper, "With best wishes/ Wilfred T. Grenfell/ Labrador/ oct. 1932". xxv (biographical sketch) + 68 pp. Illustrated with photographic plates. Later printing. Very good, spine lightly sunned, vinatge bookplate front pastedown. No jacket. Doctor Sir William Grenfell was first sent to Newfoundland in 1892 by the Royal National Deep Sea Mission to Fishermen to institute medical facilities for the coastal inhabitants and fisherman, incuding the aborignal peoples, of that region. He set up a series of coastal cottage hospitals in Labrador. This reminiscence recounts the story of Grenfell's 1908 adventure during which he and his team of sled dogs became trapped on a ice floe; he was rescued by local inhabitants.

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Adrift On An Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T.

Boston/New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1909. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Dustjacket. First Edition, with "Copyright 1909" and "Published June,1909" on copyright page. Green cloth boards with illustration, black lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. Light soiling, some wear to spine corners, tiny bump to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. A few pages have light soiling. Previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper. Frontis portrait of Grenfell with printed signature beneath photo, tissue guard; additional black & white photo illustrations. 69 pgs. 12mo. Adventure.

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Adrift On An Ice Pan

GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1909. Bound in grey boards with blue lettering to spine & front panel, that also has an embossed mountain decoration; has black & white photo illustrations throughout. Shows scant wear to spine ends. Dustwrapper shows wear to extremes. 68 pgs.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Near Fine/VG+. 7 1/2" X 5".

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1909. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. 12mo. Binding with a bit of overall soiling, a near very good copy.

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

Grenfell, Wilfred T

Frontis. plus 7 other photo illustrations. Grenfell gives an account of a night adrift in Labrador with his dog team. Biographical sketch of Dr. Grenfell by Clarence John Blade and acount of the rescue as told to a St. Anthony's nurse by one of the rescuers as the appendix

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Adrift on an Ice-Pan

Wilfred T. Grenfell

Wildside Press, 2012-09-30. Paperback. Used:Good.

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Adrift On An Ice-Pan.

GRENFELL, Wilfred T.

Houghton Mifflin. Used - Good. Good condition. Short gifter's inscription on endpage. Slightly dampstained.

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ADRIFT ON AN ICE-PAN.

Grenfell, Wilfred T.

Boston (1909, 1925): Houghton Mifflin Company Some spotting in contents. Previous owner's name endpaper. DJ, worn, chipped with pieces missing tips spine (of dj that is). 25th Impression. Good/Fair Chipped Edges.. Illus. by Illus. b/w Photographs. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

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