(Kent Rockwell)illus. WILDERNESS - A JOURNAL OF QUIET ADVENTURE IN ALASKA by Rockwell Kent. Putnam's NY, 1920 (1st edition). 4to., cloth, 217pp. Inscribed by Kent on the dedication page "and to Stephen Etnier/ this, my personal copy/ is, with affectionate regards/ inscribed/ Rockwell Kent/ 1929." Rockwell Kent's self-described "personal copy" of one of his most significant books, inscribed and presented to Stephen Etnier, then his apprentice, in 1929. Housed in Etnier's custom made chemise and slipcase. The front inner hinge reclosed, the gilt lettering dulled, else a very nice copy, with a special association and extraordinary provenance.