Rescue Dog of the High Pass by Jim Kjelgaard, illustrated by Edward Shenton and published by Dodd, Mead & Company, NY, 1964. Brown cloth binding with silver lettering on the spine. 158 pages.
James Arthur Kjelgaard (1910–1959) was an American author of young adult literature and was. the author of more than forty novels, the most famous of which is 1945's Big Red. It sold 225,000 copies by 1956 and was made into a 1962 Walt Disney film. His books were primarily about dogs and wild animals, often with animal protagonists and told from the animal's point of view.
Condition: Reading copy. Ex. Lib. With lib. Envelope and bar code. Cover rubbed on all edges and black marks on front edge. Please view all photos as they give an accurate description of this scarce book.
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