A LABRADOR DOCTOR: The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell, M.D. (Oxon.), C.M.G. Wilfred Thomason Grenfell.
A LABRADOR DOCTOR: The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell, M.D. (Oxon.), C.M.G.

A LABRADOR DOCTOR: The Autobiography of Wilfred Thomason Grenfell, M.D. (Oxon.), C.M.G.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1919. Hardcover. An early printing, signed and dated by Grenfell on the front flyleaf. British medical missionary Wilfred Grenfell (1865-1940) devoted much of his life to the establishment of regular health care services in Labrador and northern Newfoundland. This Puritan-style spiritual autobiography with an emphasis on the Grenfell Mission and its role in hastening "the coming of Christ in Labrador" was a commercial success that furthered his efforts at St Anthony and elsewhere. Numerous textual photographs. Octavo. Original green cloth binding, with gilt titles. A very good copy. Very good. Item #69877

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