It is based on the true life of Hercules Dousman, a man of remarkable capacity — a fur trader, railroad-builder, grain-shipper — who became the most influential figure of the upper Mississippi Valley and the Midwest’s first millionaire
The House On The Mound – August Derleth 1958 | 1st Edition SIGNED
DUell, Sloan & Pearce, NY, 1958
First Edition, Signed, Dust Jacket
First edition, first printing. Binding tight, square, spine sunned, internally fine, corners rubbed, signed by the author on ffep. Dust jacket chipped at tail of spine, toned. Very Good in VG Dust Jacket.