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Wisconsin River of a Thousand Isles

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ISBN-10: 0299103749

ISBN-13: 9780299103743

Edition: 1985 (Reprint)

Authors: August Derleth

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List price: $27.95
Copyright year: 1985
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publication date: 10/15/1985
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 392
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.10" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

August Derleth was born on February 24, 1909 in Sauk City, Wisconsin. He sold his first story to Weird Tales at the age of 16. He received a Bachelor's of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin. After college, he went to work for Fawcett Publications as an editor for Mystic Magazine. In 1932, the first of his Sac Prairie stories was published in various local papers. In 1935, his first book, a collection of related novellas entitled Place of Hawks, was published. In 1937, his first Sac Prairie novel, Still is the Summer Night, was published. He was awarded a Guggenheim fellowship in 1938 to help him continue the Sac Prairie saga. During his lifetime, he wrote more than 90 books…