Princeton, New Jersey: Van Nostrand, 1965/1960, 1st US; translated from the French for the English publication by Joyce Emerson; red top edge, jacket with the boy and his bear in a snowy village; 8vo; 135 pp. Juvenile hardback.
The second in the series about Grichka and his bear, set in the north of Asia in a traditional hunting village. Grichka reunites with the large black bear brother Njidi whom he raised from a cub, is cursed by an evil medicine man, and brought back to health by the chief's daughter to save the village.
CONDITION: Very Good Plus in Very Good jacket; no names or other marks, tight, clean, pale spots on top edge, one margin spot; in jacket with light rubs to extrems, even soil to white back; unclipped 3.50. Item #21630