ATMOSPHERE OF HOUSES. August Derleth.

ATMOSPHERE OF HOUSES. N.p., n.d. Octavo, twelve wood engravings by Frank Utpatel, cream wrappers printed in black, stapled. Later edition. A facsimile of The Prairie Press edition published in Muscatine, Iowa, in 1939. Sac Prairie Saga vignettes, "essentially a prose poem describing an odyssey through Sac Prairie. The 'atmosphere of houses' is created by the dwellings themselves and by their former occupants, whose revenants still haunt the shadowed rooms" (Wilson). Brief excerpts were incorporated into EVENING IN SPRING (1941). See Wilson 555. A fine copy. (#164144).

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