THE COUNTRY OF THE HAWK. New York: Aladdin Books, 1952. Octavo, illustrated by L. F. Bjorklund, cloth. First edition. A YA historical novel set in the Sac Prairie region in the 1830s during the Black Hawk War which led to the U.S. policy of Indian removal of Native American tribes west of the Mississippi River. Part of The American Heritage Series. Wilson 581. A fine copy in good dust jacket with tape mends along top and bottom edges with some show through, mostly rear panel, and clipped price. The jacket presents fairly well. (#164155).
First edition so stated on copyright page.