Octavo. First printing. Inscribed presentation copy by the author. 313 pp. with a foreword by Naturalist Olaus J. Murie. Illustrated with 77 photographs, 4 color frontispiece, line drawings and index. The story of Otto Geist "Aghvook" the Eskimo called him. He has become an archeologist and before his death amassed thousands of artifacts and natural history specimens. He gave this outstanding collection to the University of Alaska. Keim has written a panoramic profile not only chronicles the milestones in Geist's professional career but highlights his personal life a well. An accurate and compelling study of one of the most vital characters ever to work in the territory and state of Alaska.Bound in white cloth lettered and stamped in silver backed in blue cloth, spine lettering silver, spine faded, book leaning just a bit, some soiling to rear board, in pictorial dust jacket rubbed. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Aghvook, White Eskimo. Otto Geist and ...
Publisher: The University of Alaska Press
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Univ. of Alaska Press (1969) no place given, 1969. Good plus or better, light general wear, soiled First Edition Cloth Worn, soiled jacket. Author-inscribed on half-title. Inscribed by Author(s). Seller Inventory # BOOKS041124
Book Description University of Alaska Press. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. B0006BW272 University of Alaska Press hardcover with dust jacket, 1969, 1st edition, clean/tight, previous owner name on fep otherwise unmarked, jacket (price intact has two edge tears top edge) VG+/VG; We will add a custom fitted new mylar cover, bubble-wrap the book and ship it in a BOX with free delivery confirmation/tracking. Seller Inventory # ARC124
Book Description University of Alaska. Alaska 1969, 1969. HB 8vo G/G+ 1st Ed. Illustrated. Index. ExLib. 313 pages. Stated 1st ed. White boards with quarter blue cloth, silver letters. Aged tape on covers; number on lower spine; library matter on ffep; faint stamps on text block edges; tight; clean interior. DJ in mylar is taped to covers; no chips or tears. Seller Inventory # 10885
Book Description Univ. Alaska, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Exlibrary, usual markings. ; 313 pages. Seller Inventory # 42737
Book Description Univ. Alaska, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. Exlibrary, usual markings. ; 313 pages. Seller Inventory # 43903
Book Description UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA PRESS, 2008. Trade Paperback. Condition: Good. TRADE PAPERBACK Legendary independent bookstore online since 1994. Reliable customer service and no-hassle return policy. Biography>Social Scientists and Psychologists. Book: USED, Good. Bookseller Inventory # 01978160223036100. Seller Inventory # 01978160223036100
Book Description University of Alaska Press, Alaska, 1969. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good-. Illustrated by Color Frontispiece (illustrator). First Edition. Scuffed dust jacket shows wear to extremities, 1/2" tear top DJ spine. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper. ; A tight solid book. DJ in protective Mylar sleeve, unclipped. ; B&W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 313 pages. Seller Inventory # 15153
Book Description No Place University of Alaska Press 1969, 1969. Condition: very good. 1st Edition. xix,,313pp. Octavo. Illustrated with plates from photos (including coloured frontispiece). Original white cloth with gilt decoration and lettering on front cover and silver lettering on spine in dust jacket. Slight fading to bottom edge of covers. Small chips to edges of dust jacket. Gift inscription on back of front free endpaper in ink. very good. Seller Inventory # 121078
Book Description University of Alaska Press, 2010. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory # 1602230366-2-4
Book Description University of Alaska Press, 2010. Condition: UsedAcceptable. book. Seller Inventory # M1602230366_4