DOWN IN MY HEART. William STAFFORD.

DOWN IN MY HEART

Elgin, IL: Brethren Publishing House, (1947). First Edition. Hardcover. Stafford's scarce first book, not poetry but a collection of fictional accounts based on his own experience in Civilian Public Service camps for religious objectors during the Second World War. This copy INSCRIBED and SIGNED on the verso of the front endpaper: "To Doris,/from/the author!/Bill Stafford." A fairly scarce book, moreso when signed. Some fading to the cloth; dustwrapper quite nice with very light soiling and wear. Near Fine in a Near Fine dustwrapper. Item #019771

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