Edition: First Canadian issue
Montreal & Alburg, VT: 1959. Mass market paperback, Permabooks M4146. pp (6), (266). a retitling of THE SNOW BIRCH (Dutton, 1958). Book leaned, corner crease to one leaf, front cover softly rippled; good uncreased copy otherwise. Front covers depicts Susan Hayward and Stephen Boyd in a scene from the 1959 film version directed by Henry Hathaway. A widow and her son live in the Ontario bush with her new husband. The boy hates the stepfather. Forest fire, blizzard, slaughter of a wild stag, a perilous journey, and a showdown in a snowstorm. Note: light parcel, any default shipping may be reduced.