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THE LAST GENTLEMAN ADVENTURER: COMING OF AGE IN THE ARCTIC Edward Maurice 2005 Hardcover DJ Fine
By Maurice, Edward Beauclerk
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Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 2005. 392 pp, illustrated end papers. Hardcover with dust jacket. Fine.

In 1930 a sixteen-year-old boy left England to become one of the last of the 'gentlemen adventurers' - the fur traders of the Hudson's Bay Company. In the Arctic he found adventure, love and sadness as he came to grips with Eskimo life. Beautifully written, inspiring and funny, this is a boy's own story that captures a world now lost forever. 

Maurice died in 2003 while this, his only book, was being readied for publication.

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