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VILLAGE DAYBOOK: A SAC PRAIRIE JOURNAL by  August [illustrated by Frank Utpatel save for map endsheet by Hjalmar Skuldt] [Dust Wrapper by Jean Kendall] Derleth - First Edition - 1947 - from biblioboy and Biblio.com

VILLAGE DAYBOOK: A SAC PRAIRIE JOURNAL

by Derleth, August [illustrated by Frank Utpatel save for map endsheet by Hjalmar Skuldt] [Dust Wrapper by Jean Kendall]

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


Chicago: Pellegrini & Cudahy [1947]. Good with no dust jacket. 1947. First Edition. Hardcover. First edition. "The best passages from August Derleth's journal of daily life in Sac Prairie, Wisconsin". 306 pages, illustrated [including map endpapers]. Good copy [spine cocked and slightly toned with some bumping to the ends, minor corner bumping, shallow creasing to the fore-edge of some pages; but the text is tight and clean and the hinges are not cracked] [lacking the Dust Wrapper]. .




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