Prairie City, Illinois: The Decker Press, . First Edition. Signed presentation from Olson on the front endpaper: “To my good friend, Scotty Lauer, with truly warm regards- Sincerely, Eric Georg Olson. St. Patrick’s Day, 1950.” Decker Press was a publishing company located in the small mid-western town of Prairie City, Illinois. The small press received national attention in the 1940s, when it published works written by noted authors such as Edgar Lee Masters, August Derleth, Hubert Creekmore, William Everson, Kenneth Patchen, Kenneth Rexroth and Louis Zukofsky. A very scarce title. 8vo., red cloth in dust jacket; 56 pages. Item #57555
Very Good (covers nice; contents clean & tight); some edgewear & little faint staining (small chips, tiny creases & tears) d/j.