Wilderness: A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska. Rockwell Kent, Dorothy Canfield, Introduction.

Wilderness: A Journal of Quiet Adventure in Alaska

New York: Blue Ribbon Books, Inc, 1936. Fourth Blue Ribbon Books printing with a Halcyon House dust jacket. Hardcover. SIGNED. 217pp. Quarto [29 cm] Blue cloth covered boards and gilt stamped titles on the spine and front cover. Endpapers illustrated with the "Chart to Resurrection Bay, Alaska, Kenai Peninsula." The extremities are moderately bumped and rubbed. In a dust jacket, with a detached rear flap (present) and periodic small closed and open tears along the edges and folds. The deepest tear is closed, measuring 3" Very good / good. Item #57655

With numerous woodcuts and sketches by the author.

This book in journal form describes the experiences of Kent and his nine-year-old son while living in a simple cabin near Seward, Alaska, and surrounded by a vast, largely untouched wilderness.

Inscribed by Rockwell Kent on the title page: "To___ &____, Rockwell Kent."

Price: $200.00

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