The Flaming Feather

By: Munroe, Kirk

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B&W Illustrations; This book is in Very Good condition and is lacking a dust jacket. The book and its contents are in generally clean, bright condition. The spine ends, corners and spine joints have some light bumping, rubbing and spots of beginning fraying. There is a patch of faint discoloration to the rear cover at the bottom edge. The text pages are clean and bright. "Kirk Munroe (September 15, 1850 – June 16, 1930) was an American writer and conservationist. Born Charles Kirk Munroe in a log cab near Prairie du Chien, Wisconsin, Munroe was the son of Charles and Susan (Hall) Munroe. His youth was spent on the frontier, after which his family moved to Cambridge, Massachusetts where he attended school until he was sixteen. He publicly dropped "Charles" from his name in 1883. In 1876, Kirk Munroe was hired as a reporter for the New York Sun. Three years later he became the first editor of Harper's Young People magazine; he resigned in 1881. From 1879 to 1884, he was the commodore of New York Canoe club. During this time he helped found the League of American Wheelmen with Charles E. Pratt on May 31, 1880. Munroe was the Wheelmen's first Commander."

Title: The Flaming Feather

Author Name: Munroe, Kirk

Categories: Young Adult,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers Publishers: 1915

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: A36792

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