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A Boy's Way

by Derleth, August

Condition: Very Good- in Fair dust jacket


Sauk City WI: Stanton & Lee Publishers, Inc.. Very Good- in Fair dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. Inscribed "For Willet, a book for a boy, about a boy by and overgrown boy and an overgrown artist, cordially, August Derleth." Illustration by Clare Victor Dwiggins (Dwig). Also a gift note "love from aunt Betty." Sme lift fading to covers. Jacket is stained / foxed and worn including small missing pieces from spine ends and corners, ; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 109 pages; Signed by Author .
  • Bookseller: Novel Ideas Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 930148
  • Title: A Boy's Way
  • Author: Derleth, August
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good- in Fair dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Stanton & Lee Publishers, Inc.
  • Place: Sauk City WI
  • Date published: 1947
  • Bookseller catalogs: Poetry;


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