Paris 1935. (Le Livre moderne illustré. J. Ferenzi et Fils, Editeurs). 8vo. 188 pp. Beautiful blue halfleather binding with 4 raised bands, silk boards, marbled endpaper and with a silk bookmark (probably french). Slightly faded spine. Minor soiling on a few pages. * L.-F. Rouquette (1884-1926) was a french author and globetrotter, and this novel ( first ed. came in 1921), depict the fight for survival in the white wilderness against sole-destroying loneliness, merciless cold, and above all all the cruelty of man. Fransk.