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Octavo, white blind-stamped cloth (hardcover), silver letters, xxiii, 245, viii pp. Near-Fine, with light foxing (age darkened spotting) to page edges. ...A work halfway between history and fiction, Prairie City is the one great book about Oklahoma's settlement. Published initially by Alfred Knopf in 1944, it is a poetic and truthful account of an American community. The author, herself a pjioneer, brings together real events in a fictional composite town she has called Prairie City. The result is a widely acclaimed classic which balances the scholar's hard facts with the humanity of a loving memoir...
Title: Prairie City: The Story of an American Community.
Publisher: Tulsa, Okahoma: Council Oak Books, Ltd., .:
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