Hawk on the Wind.Philadelphia: Ritten House, 1938 Stock Code: 129656
First edition, first printing, of the author's first poetry collection. Inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper: "For Harold J. Bailey. 'The reaches of my heart are: tree, petal, like snow and man below'. Cordially, August Derleth August 12, '39".
Octavo. Original green cloth, spine and front cover lettered in gilt. With dust jacket and wraparound band.
A near-fine copy in the dust jacket, with tiny chipping at head of spine panel.
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