SIGNED, on a tipped-in bookplate to the half title page by Ms. Mowat. Very gently read, unclipped and not remaindered. Interior is clean and unmarked. Bright, clean titles to spine. Corners are sharp and square. Slight bit of rubbing to the head and tail of the spine. Unclipped dustjacket is moderately bumped and rubbed to extremities. 1cm tear and accompanying crease to the top edge of the rear wrap. Short tear to the top edge of the front flap fold. Some shelfwear and rubbing to show. Now protected in archival brodart jacket. Ms. Mowat's first published novel. A fictional memoir based on her first hand experience living in a small outport in Newfoundland. Farley Mowat, the writer, was married to her.