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Northwest Passage by Kenneth Roberts

Northwest Passage

by Kenneth Roberts

Publication: London: Orion, 1999,

First edition. 8vo. This copy bears the following presentation inscription by the author on the title page in his fine hand, "Inscribed for Mel and Ethel Eaton at the request of Jim and Mildred Campbell, and gladly, with the very best wishes of their friend Kenneth Roberts. July 10, 1937." The book's publication date was June 25, 1937. The 1940 King Vidor classic film was both a critical and box office success. The film starred Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan, Ruth Hussey, and Nat Pendleton. An historical novel largely set in the northeastern U.S. during the French and Indian Wars. Fine in dust jacket with a hint of wear to the spine ends.

Inventory Number: 24507