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THE BOAT WHO WOULDN'T FLOAT. Signed

by Mowat, Farley

Condition: Fine/Near Fine


Boston: Atlantic Little, Brown, (1970). First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Boston: Atlantic Little, Brown, (1970). First Edition. Hardcover. First Edition Signed by Farley Mowat on the second free endpaper. 8vo. 241 pp. A fine copy in 1/4 yellow over herringbone cloth, black titles to the spine in a bright, fresh pictorial dustwrapper. Winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour, The Boat Who Wouldn't Float is a Canadian classic, paying tribute to Mowat's longtime fiendship with publisher, Jack McClelland and their adventure on the not quite seaworthy, The Happy Adventure.


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