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Farley: The Life of Farley Mowat by  James King - 1st Edition - 2002 - from Minotavros Books and

Farley: The Life of Farley Mowat

by King, James

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

Toronto: Harper Flamingo Canada, 2002. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo. First edition stated. Beige paper boards with black lettering to spine, blind "Farley" to front board. Printed endpapers. xviii, 398 p.p. B&W photos in-text throughout. Bumping to spine ends. DJ bumped at spine head. Farley Mowat, one of Canada's most beloved authors, is brought to life in this remarkable biography.


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