Land of Fiction: Thirty-Two Novels and Stories about Southern California from Ramona to The Loved One. A Bibliographical Essay.

By: Lawrence Clark Powell (1905-2001).

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SECOND EDITION designed by Ward Ritchie. Tall 12mo. 7 3/4 x 4 1/4 inches. xii, 111, [5] pp. Title-page vignette in green; pencil notation on title page, else text clean, unmarked. Plain white wrappers, illustrated dust-jacket; binding square and tight, jacket lightly rubbed, spine lightly faded. John Robinson's copy, INSCRIBED by LCP "For John Robinson, my favorite Mountaineer, Lawrence Clark Powell." SIGNED by Ward Ritchie on the colophon. Very Good. Powell said of this book, first printed in 1951 by Ward Ritchie, "My first book of essays and in some ways my favorite of all I have written for it was in it I found my true voice." Includes a printed postcard, postmarked, from Dawson's Book Shop announcing a publication party with Powell and Ritchie on January 8, 1991 at Dawson's Book Shop.

Title: Land of Fiction: Thirty-Two Novels and Stories about Southern California from Ramona to The Loved One. A Bibliographical Essay.

Author Name: Lawrence Clark Powell (1905-2001).

Categories: Lawrence Clark Powell,

Edition: Second Edition

Publisher: Los Angeles:, Dawson's Book Shop,: 1991

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good

Type: Paperback

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: B0118-208

Keywords: Lawrence Clark Powell, Islands of Books, Dawson's Book Shop, Ward Ritchie