Sir Wilfred Grenfell

By: Fox, Genevieve

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From early boyhood when he discovered that "there is nothing -- absolutely nothing -- half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats," to his years in Labrador spent working among the rugged people there, Fozx tells the story of a man whose love of adventure and social awareness brought him honours and fame. Blue cloth, 207 pages. Some slant, moderate wear to corners/spine ends, tanned/dusty/moderately soiled edges, front hinge beginning between first and second end papers, in price-clipped dust jacket w/sun-darkened spine, edgewear, largish chips from top spine end, long thin strip from top left portion of front panel, chipping to corners/bottom spine, short edge tears, smudged rear panel, general wear.

Title: Sir Wilfred Grenfell

Author Name: Fox, Genevieve

Illustrator: Mary Reardon

Categories: Auto/Biography,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, Thomas Y. Crowell: 1942

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 010268

Keywords: GENEVIEVE FOX, SIR WILFRED GRENFELL, LABRADOR, NEWFOUNDLAND, PHYSICIANS, SAILORS, MARY REARDON