SOUL OF WOOD & OTHER STORIES ... Translated by Ralph Manheim. New York: Grove Press, Inc., . Octavo, cloth. First U.S. edition. The author's second book and first collection of short fiction, seven stories first published in German as EINE SEELE AUS HOLZ (1962). According to the front flap, the author "deals masterfully with a world of horror through fantasy, paradox, and sardonic distortion." A fine copy in fine dust jacket with just a bit of dust soiling. (#116518).
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