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Ungava, a tale of the Esquimaux land

by R. M. Ballantyne

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Published by Blackie in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

RBSC copy: In original red cloth.

Statementby R. M. Ballantyne
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 9-255, [2] p., [4] leaves of plates ([2] p. at end advertisements)
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27472943M
OCLC/WorldCa978223779

"The Coral Island, a Tale of the Pacific Ocean" (with a preface subscribed "Ralph Rover"), (); "Ungava, a Tale of Esquimaux Land," (); "Martin Rattler, or a Boy's Adventures in the Forests of Brazil," ; "Ships, the Great Eastern and lesser Craft" (with illustrations), ; "Mee a ow! or Good Advice to Cats and Kittens. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library: creatorOf: Ballantyne, R. M. (Robert Michael), The dog Crusoe: a tale of the western prairies, [ca. ]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library: referencedIn: Autographs and letters,

John McLean (c. –) was a Scotsman who emigrated to British North America, where he became a fur-trapper, trader, explorer, grocer, banker, newspaperman, clerk, and travelled by foot and canoe from the Atlantic to the Pacific and back, becoming one of the chief traders of the Hudson's Bay is remembered as the first person of European descent to discover Born: c. , Isle of Mull, Scotland, UK. The first stories depicted his life in Canada, later works dealt with his adventures in Britain, Africa, and elsewhere. His other early works include Snowflakes and Sunbeams, or, The Young Fur Traders (), Ungava: A Tale of Esquimaux-Land (), and The Dog Crusoe (). Several of his books were based on personal experience.

The Coral Island: A Tale of the Pacific Ocean, R. M. Ballantyne () The Dog Crusoe and His Master, R. M. Ballantyne () Tom Brown's Schooldays, Thomas Hughes () Ungava: a Tale of Esquimaux Land, R. M. Ballantyne () Eric, or, Little by Little, Frederic W. Farrar () The South Sea Whaler R. M. Ballantyne ()Eighteenth-century: Authors, Titles, Illustrators, Publishers. Francesco Albani (Italian, ) Ecce Homo Unsigned, with a collector's stamp "P.L" (Lugt, ) l.r. (see below). Red chalk on paper, sight size 11 x 7 1/2 in. ( x cm), framed.


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