Protheroe, Ruth Hepburn.
LITTLE CHIEF OF THE GASPE.
New York: Abelard-Schuman, (1955.) Hardcover First Edition
First edition. The story of eleven year old Jacques and his family's most prized possession: a miniature canoe with 'little chief' in it, given to his ancestors by an Indian chief. Set on the remote Gaspe peninsula on Canada's Atlantic coast.. Illustrated by Nils Hogner with small black and white drawings and illustrated endpapers. 115 pp. Good in a good dust jacket (browning to the pages, as is common with this title, loss of about 1 inch at the top of the dj spine, sunning to the spine, front cover illustration bright, price-clipped.) .
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