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Off The Rocks Stories of the Deep-Sea Fisherfolk of Labrador

By: Grenfell, Wilfred T.

Price: $32.50

Publisher: Philadelphia, The Sunday School Times Co.: 1906

Edition: First US Edition

Seller ID: 18653

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Illustrated dark blue cloth covered boards with light shelf wear present, corners lightly bumped. Titles worn off spine. Previous owner's name on back of frontispiece.; A tight solid book. Front board stamped in white and light blue with design of a ship off the coast. Introduction by Henry van Dyke. This is the US edition published the same year. ; B&W Photographs; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 248 pages; "The Royal National Mission to Deep Sea Fishermen sent Grenfell to Newfoundland in 1892 to improve the plight of coastal inhabitants and fishermen. That mission began in earnest in... View more info