David Goes to Baffin Land. David Binney Putnam.

David Goes to Baffin Land

New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1927.

First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 162 pp plus ads, illustrated with photographs. Bound in bright blue cloth with map endpapers. Corners lightly rubbed, else fine. No dust jacket. Part of a series of nonfiction adventure books published by G.P. Putnam, written by and for teens. The author, who had already worked as a cabin boy in the Galapagos under the naturalist William Beebe (see David Goes Voyaging), was just 14 at the time of publication. The present adventure finds him working on a scientific expedition aboard the schooner Morrissey.

Item #12322

Price: $15.00

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