London: Methuen, 1957/1955, 1st UK; grey boards in grey jacket with red titles and a moving dogs sled; 8vo; 227 pp + 3 pg publisher's catalogue. Juvenile hardback.
What starts out as a lark for Eric, as he leads the Mounty on a wild goose chase away from his wounded uncle, become deadly serious as the days pass, his stores must be jettisoned, and his sled dog team weakens.
CONDITION: Very Good in Good Plus jacket; no names, stained front endpaper from bookplate removal, very foxed edges, front endpaper and flyleaf, otherwise tight and straight; in crisp jacket darkening on the inside and along edges and quite foxed with long stain on back, missing 1/4" strip across spine top; unclipped 13/6. Item #20375