Sale 19JJ01 | Lot 24

[ALASKA] BURDEN, W. DOUGLAS. Look to the Wilderness.

Catalogue: Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson
[ALASKA]  BURDEN, W. DOUGLAS. Look to the Wilderness.

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Lot 24
[ALASKA] BURDEN, W. DOUGLAS. Look to the Wilderness.
Boston and Toronto: Little, Brown and Company, [1960]. Later printing, first published in 1956. Publisher's black and yellow cloth, in dust jacket. 251 pp.; plates after photographs, half-title. Binding near fine, jacket with minoir toning and one-inch tear near spine, slight toning and spotting to fore edge, otherwise very attractive.
Burden was an explorer, naturalist and conservationist who established the Department of Animal Behavior at the American Museum of Natural History. With six chapters on Alaska, Kirkus Review called this a "poetic book about one man's adventures in wilderness areas all over the world."


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Americana from the Library of Arnold "Jake" Johnson

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