Antique Hardcover Book, The Flaming Forest, James Oliver Curwood, 1921 First Edition, Novel, Literature, Fiction, Adventure, Romance
A hardcover book titled The Flaming Forest by James Oliver Curwood. It is a 1921 First Edition.
A Royal Northwest Canadian Mounty always gets his man. Or does he? Will David Carrigan catch Black Roger Audemard and escape his captors as they traverse thousands of miles of Northern rivers and forests? Having spent years in the Canadian wilderness during the early 1900's, James Oliver Curwood authentically embodies the wild ruggedness of the land and the people in his timeless stories and characters. "The Flaming Forest" is full of Curwood's love of life and the great outdoors, with adventure, mystery, and romance.
James Oliver Curwood (1878 – 1927) was an American action-adventure writer and conservationist. His books were often based on adventures set in the Hudson Bay area, the Yukon or Alaska and ranked among the top-ten best sellers in the United States in the early and mid 1920s, according to Publishers Weekly. At least one hundred and eighty motion pictures have been based on or directly inspired by his novels and short stories.
7½ inches in length
5¼ inches in width
No Dust Cover
Published by Grosset & Dunlap -- 1921 -- First Edition
This book is a Reading Copy only (Reading Copy: A copy usually in poor to fair condition that includes all text presented in a legible fashion. The copy is fine to read but nothing more.) The binding is weak, the book is very worn, and some of the pages are stained. The pages are also yellowed with age. This book is 100 years old. Our price reflects its imperfection.
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