COUNTRY GROWTH. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1940. Octavo, pp. [1-14] 1-322 [note: first leaf is a blank], original blue cloth, front and spine panels stamped in light orange and black, fore-edge rough trimmed, top edge stained light orange. First edition. Twenty stories and novellas of Wisconsin farm and small town life. Part of Derleth's Sac Prairie Saga. These stories selected by Derleth are the shorter works which he considers outstanding. Wilson 539. A fine copy in good dust jacket with light wear along top and bottom edges, shallow chip from upper spine end, 13x15 chip from top edge of front panel, and clipped price. (#164154).
First printing with Scribner's seal and A on copyright page.