McClelland and Stewart , Toronto, 1973,:
Seller ID: 41946
BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. (Toronto): McClelland and Stewart Ltd., (1973). Pp 174,  pp plates. 8vo, brown cloth. Toy 1307, Cassell 143, Spadoni & Donnelly 2413. "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's footsteps from the gold rush times"- Cassell. "...an account of a journey by Pierre Berton and his family down one of the world's last great wild rivers, the Yukon. In it, Berton has created a special magic through a unique blending of nostalgia, his deep love of the land, and his unrivalled knowledge of the history of the area." -from the dj. Vg in ... View More...
Alfred A Knopf, New York, 1974, ISBN:0394490819:
Seller ID: 113436
BERTON, Pierre. Drifting Home. New York : Alfred A Knopf, 1974. First US edition. Pp 174,  pp plates. 8vo, brown cloth, gilt lettering to front cover and spine. Toy 1307, Cassell 143 : "Author and family raft the Yukon River retracing his father's footsteps from the gold rush times". Dust jacketadds: "By raft down the Yukon, with his wife and six children, the author of The Impossible Railway retraces the great wilderness route of the 1898 goldrush to the ghost town of Dawson that was his own childhood home." Very good in unclipped dustjacket. Signed, inscribed and dated by... View More...