Ungava: A Tale of Esquimaux - Land.
Ballantyne, Robert Michael.
Boston: Phillips, Sampson and Company, 1859. 7" x 4.5". 406pp. Green cloth with gilt spine lettering. Cloth rubbed at corners, wear to spine tips and joints, rear hinge weak. generally VG / VG+ condition. NOT near fine. With a frontis illustration and an engraved title page. A scarce early printing of a story intended to illustrate the fur traders life in the wild regions of North America around Hudson Bay. Most of the major incidents are facts, fiction being employed for the purpose of weaving these facts into a readable form. Hardback (Item ID: 19212)