1941. Boston: Hougton Mifflin Company, 1941.
4to (9” by 11”), (64)pp. Pictorial cloth, pictorial endpapers, dust-jacket. Pages fine with old description tipped to front free endpaper, dust-jacket unclipped ($2.00), with light edgewear and a toned patch on lower panel, protected by archival mylar.
§ Very good copy of the 1942 Caldecott Honor book about the long voyage of a Canadian boy’s carved boat through the Great Lakes to the sea. A short film inspired by the book was released in 1966 and was nominated for an Oscar. Beautifully illustrated in black and white and color and with maps. Item #105992