Derleth, August

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Place Published: Sauk City
Publisher: Mycroft & Moran: Publishers
Date Published: 1968
Edition: First Edition
Book Id: 3432


First Printing, one of 2,000 copies. Octavo (19cm); black cloth, with titles stamped in gilt on spine; dustjacket; xii,222,[2]pp. Boards very slightly splayed, text edges and rear pastedown a bit dusty, else clean throughout; Very Good+. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $4.00), lighlty edgeworn, with some dustiness to rear panel and on verso; Very Good+.


"...a polemical discussion of crime and punishment in the state of Wisconsin, as Derleth castigates drunken drivers, sociologists, and psychiatrists who attribute antisocial behavior to some childish trauma and then excuse it, and the "gullible and sentimental yokels" on some juries who buy their arguments" (WILSON 337).

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