New York: The Derrydale Press, 1931. First Edition. Good+ in blue cloth covered boards with gilt text stamping on the spine and on the front board with a gilt stamped outline of an caribou skull and antlers on the front board. A small quarto measuring 9 1/4" by 6 1/4" with map end sheets. There is rubbing and wear to the cloth at the ends of the spine area. Without its issued dust jacket. Signed, dated and warmly inscribed by the author on the second free end page. One of only 750 copies printed. 289 pages of text. Illustrated with a color frontispiece, a fold-out map and 36 plates. According to M. L. Biscotti, in his book: A Bibliography of American Sporting Books, this is "An important work on big game hunting in the Denali region."
This is a vintage book which will have signs of wear, sometimes significant to the boards. Pages will always be intact with minimal to no stray marks or marginalia, unless otherwise noted. Books may have an owner or gift inscription.
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