SIGNED & dated by Mr. Harper to the title page. Front wrap is moderately creased & rubbed with the number, 149 written & erased. Interior is crisp and clean. Minor stains to the edges. Two short tears to the tail of the spine. The heartbreaking story of "Eskimos" brought back to America as specimens for the museum by explorer Robert Peary who then succumbed to disease leaving one orphaned young Inuit boy on his own in New York. Scarce signed.