EVENING IN SPRING. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1941. Octavo, pp. [1-12] [1-2] 3-308, original black cloth, front and spine panels stamped in blue and gold, top edge stained black, fore-edge rough trimmed. First edition. This semi-autobiographical story was probably Derleth's favorite among his novels. Wilson 546. Cloth lightly bumped at upper rear corner tip, a fine copy in very good dust jacket (illustrated by George Carlson) priced $2.50 on the front flap with light wear along top and bottom edges, mainly at spine ends and corner tips, and short closed tears at upper flap folds. A very attractive copy. (#164378).
First printing has Scribner seal and A on copyright page.