The Juvenile Instructor, Vol. 30

The Juvenile Instructor, Vol. 30 : December, 1895 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Juvenile Instructor, Vol. 30: December, 1895 The seal or walrus might run away with the harpoon line and head, and that would be bad, for the loss of the iron blade would be grievous. 'not nearly as great, however, as the loss of a harpoon shaft, for that was made of wood, and wood is very hard to obtain in Greenland. Not a tree grows there, and harpoons, lances and arrows, and the few other wooden implements which almost every Eskimo possesses, have come from Arctic explorers, and are handed down from father to son as precious legacies. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 3mm | 100g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243257953
  • 9780243257959