A Man Scans His Past. NewYork: Macaulay Company, (1929).
First American Edition. C. C. Snell dustjacket art. Goncourt Prize winning novel of 1929, a panoramic novel of the Canadian Northwest. The author served in the French army during World War One and was wounded by a bursting shell. Basis for the 1958 French color film directed by Willy Rozier and starring Jacques Bergerac and Hans Christian Bleck. Near Fine but for old Maine library bookplate at front pastedown and vintage pocket at rear pastedown in Near Fine dustjacket.
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