New York: Reynal & Hitchcock, (1941). First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Original cloth binding with the spine in white buckram and the remaining in blue. Map endpapers front and rear. Illustrated by the author with a lovely color frontispiece. Written in collaboration with Lewis Galantiere. The author went to live with Eskimos and wrote this wonderful account. This volume comes from the collection of acclaimed aviator, sailer, and adventurer, Steve Fossett. After his untimely death in 2007, his vast collection of travel and exploration books was placed at auction. This volume has Steve Fossett's book-plate on the front paste-down. The complete jacket shows only minor edge-wear and some spotting.