NY: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, . Drawings By Rachel S. Horne. First Edition. A book about the evolution, varieties and folklore of the bear by the former Director of the Alaska Game Commission. With a signed presentation from Dufresne on the half-title page, to pioneer conservationist Clinton R. "Pink" Gutermuth: "To Pink Gutermuth with admiration and thanks from an old friend, Frank Dufresne.” Gutermuth was involved in conservation organizations, like the American Wildlife Institute and the North American Wildlife and Natural Resources Conference. This led to his involvement in the Boone and Crockett Club, North America's oldest wildlife and habitat conservation organization, founded in 1887 by Theodore Roosevelt. A nice association copy! 8vo., green cloth in dust jacket; 252 pages. Item #56506
Very Good (covers nice; contents clean & tight); minor wear (little browning spine & shallow chip top of spine; price-clipped) d/j.