Item Detail

Item Number 4857
Title Icebound Summer
Author Carrighar, Sally
Condition VG/VG-
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf
Place Published New York
Date Published 1953
Edition 1st Edition
Binding Hardcover; 1st Printing
Notes 1st edition/1st printing. Bound in green cloth with gilt lettering on spine the book is clean, straight & tight with very minor bumping at spine ends and a little soil on bottom page edges, a previous owner's ex libris sticker on the front pastedown and a small sticker on the front endpage. Dustjacket is clean and price intact; there is wear to the spine edges and upper corners with some chipping. All about the season in the far North when the ice loosens its grip for just a little while, allowing flowers to bloom and birds & animals to return for the ritual of courtship and mating. ; B&W Illustrations; 8 1/2" x 5 3/4"; 262 pages
LoC or ISBN 5212184
Keyword(s) Sally Carrighar,Henry B. Kane,Artic,Birds,Animals,Plants,Eskimos
Category(ies) Animals Insects Birds Reptiles,Gardening Plants Herbs Botany,History Travel Exploration Places
Price $21.15