NUKI. Signed

Houston, Alma. Houston, James

Published by J. B. Lippincott, New York, 1953
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New York: J. B. Lippincott, 1953. 1st Edition. Hardcover. From TBCL's Children's Bookcase. First Edition of this coming-of-age tale for an eleven-year-old Eskimo boy of Baffin Island, Inscribed by James Houston & Alma Houston, the 'first lady' of inuit art, on the front free endpaper: "To Mr. Burton /with all best / wishes and the / compliments of the / season / Sincerely yours / Alma Houston / Dec. 17 / 53" & "Best Regards / James Houston". 8vo. 151 pp. A fine copy in illustrated gold cloth, black titles to the spine in a near fine neatly price-clipped pictorial dustwrapper with some light use. James Houston's vivid black and white drawings throughout. Very uncommon as a presentation copy. Bookseller Inventory # 31863

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Title: NUKI. Signed

Publisher: J. B. Lippincott, New York

Publication Date: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: 1st Edition.

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