Book #13092

The Unknown Islands, Life And Tales Of Henry Swanson - 1st Edition/1st Printing

Henry Swanson
The Unknown Islands, Life And Tales Of Henry Swanson - 1st Edition/1st Printing. Henry Swanson.

Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: First Edition; First Printing; Signed by Author
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Unalaska, AK: Cuttlefish VI, 1982.

A clean first edition/first printing in Fine condition, SIGNED by AUTHOR Henry Swanson on front endpaper. Little rubbing along bottom and side of spine.

Produced and published by high school students at Unalaska, Alaska in 1982 as part of a community history project, The Unkown Tales tells as much about the history of the Aleutian Islands and its native tribes and immigrants at the turn of the century as it does about its author Henry Swanson. He recorded his life history for the high school students through a series of tales: childhood, the last sea otter hunts, Navy years, WWI, the fox business, the war out West, and back to Alaska after the war.

Price: $490.00

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