THREE LITERARY MEN: A MEMOIR OF SINCLAIR LEWIS, SHERWOOD ANDERSON [and] EDGAR LEE MASTERS. New York, Copenhagen: The Candlelight Press, 1963. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-56 [57-58: blank] [note: first and last leaves are blanks], four illustrations from photographs, printed wrappers, stapled. First edition. An informal record of Derleth's "essentially casual meetings" with Sinclair Lewis, Sherwood Anderson and Edgar Lee Masters, which he "set down faithfully in a journal ..." The work of each of these men influenced Derleth as a young writer. Wilson 630. A fine copy in nearly fine dust jacket with light tanning to spine and along flap folds. Scarce. (#164223).
"First Printing, October 1963" on copyright page.