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VILLAGE DAYBOOK: A SAC PRAIRIE JOURNAL by  August Derleth - Signed First Edition - 1947 - from biblioboy and Biblio.com

VILLAGE DAYBOOK: A SAC PRAIRIE JOURNAL

by Derleth, August

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


Chicago: Pellegrini & Cudahy 1947 First Edition Hardcover. This copy has been inscribed and signed by August Derleth to literary agent Kirby McCauley. "The best passages from August Derleth's journal of daily life in Sac Prairie, Wisconsin". 306 pages, illustrated including map end papers.

A very good copy with light staining to the bottom 1" or the spine and light bumping to one lower corner in lightly edge worn very good Dust Wrapper with a few small [1/4" maximum] chips. See Photos

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  • Bookseller: biblioboy US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 13107
  • Title: VILLAGE DAYBOOK: A SAC PRAIRIE JOURNAL
  • Author: Derleth, August
  • Illustrator:illustrated by Frank Utpatel save for map endsheet by Hjalmar Skuldt with Dust Wrapper by Jean Kendall
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Jacket condition: Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Pellegrini & Cudahy
  • Place: Chicago
  • Date published: 1947
  • Keywords: JOURNALS, AUGUST, DERLETH, SAC, PRAIRIE, WISCONSIN, SOCIAL, LIFE, CUSTOMS
  • Bookseller catalogs: BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers;
  • Size: 8vo


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