TYRRELL, J.B. INGLIS, Alex.
Title: Northern Vagabond : The Life and Career of J.B. Tyrrell.. First Edition in dustjacket
Publisher:  McClelland and Stewart, 1978, ISBN:0771043570
Seller ID: 44813
(TYRRELL, J.B.) INGLIS, Alex. Northern Vagabond : The Life and Career of J.B. Tyrrell. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart, (1978). Pp. (6),7-256. Illustrated. 8vo, green cloth. Cassell 983: "He paid his dues canoeing across Canada on some tough trips.". Spadoni and Donnelly 2976. A full biography of the Canadian explorer who undertook pioneering surveys of the Barren Lands west of Hudson Bay in the late nineteenth century. Contents: The Barren Lands; Walking Home; The Making of the Man; Discovering Dinosaurs; Return to the Barrens; Days of Disillusion; Goldrush; Appointment with Destiny; Life in the Klondike; Kirkland Lake. Tape ghosts to boards, else vg in unclipped dj. 25.00