Lot #275
Wilfred T. Grenfell (2) Signed Books with Sketches

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Estimate: $100+

Description

British physician (1865-1940) known for his medical missionary work in Newfoundland and Labrador. Two signed books, both later printing hardcovers: Tales of the Labrador and Northern Neighbors, both signed on the first free end page in ink, "'Greetings from an ice fan,'—Wilfred T. Grenfell," with playful sketches of a man on a small patch of ice in the middle of the ocean. In very good to fine condition, with minor rubbing to boards and slight fraying to spine ends of Northern Neighbors.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Sports
  • Dates: #614 - Ended August 11, 2021