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People of the Deer

by MOWAT, FARLEY

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Boston: Atlantic Little Brown, 1952. Gilt lettered green cloth in a pictorial dust jacket. Small and faint stain to front cover and light rubbing to the board tips. The dust jacket creased at the edges, with several small chips and tears, one larger chip to rear panel. This is the Bok Club edition. Signed by the author on the half title. This is Mowat's first book, about the People and caribou of northern Canada. And uncommon thus.. Signed By the Author. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Samuel Bryant. 8vo.

Synopsis

A classic account of the degradation of a tribe of Canadian Indians focuses on the fate of the Ihalmiut people of Northern Canada who suffered cultural decline, food shortages, and outside exploitation throughout the twentieth century. 

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Bookseller Inventory #
26734
Title
People of the Deer
Author
MOWAT, FARLEY
Illustrator
Samuel Bryant
Format/binding
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Publisher
Atlantic Little Brown
Place of Publication
Boston
Date published
1952
Size
8vo

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rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
half title
The blank front page which appears just prior to the title page, and typically contains only the title of the book, although, at...[more]
edges
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Cloth
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jacket
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gilt
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