Title Year Published Notes
Heritage of Sauk City 1931 ( Sauk City , WI : Pioneer Press) Regional Writing
Murder Stalks the Wakely Family 1934 ( New York : Loring and Mussey); 1937 ( London : Newnes; Published as Death Stalks the Wakely Family) Judge Peck series
Place of Hawks 1935 ( New York : Loring and Mussey) Sac Prairie Saga; Short Stories; Reprinted in 1948 in Wisconsin Earth
Sign of Fear 1935 ( New York : Loring and Mussey) Judge Peck series
Three Who Died 1935 ( New York : Loring and Mussey) Judge Peck series
Still is the Summer Night 1937 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Historical Novel
Poetry Out Of Wisconsin 1937 ( New York : Harrison ); Editor; with R.E. Larsson
Any Day Now 1938 ( Chicago : Normandie House) Sac Prairie Saga; Novella
Wind Over Wisconsin 1938 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons); 1956 ( New York : Grosset and Dunlap) Sac Prairie Saga; Historical Novel
Hawk on the Wind 1938 ( Philadelphia : Ritten House) Poetry
Atmosphere of Houses 1939 ( Muscatine , Iowa : The Praire Press) Journal
Elegy: On a Flake of Snow 1939 ( Muscatine , Iowa : The Praire Press) Poetry
Restless Is the River 1939 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Historical Novel
Sentence Deferred 1939 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons); 1956 ( Milan : Garzanti; Published as L’Enigma dei Narracong) Judge Peck series
Man Track Here 1939 ( Philadelphia : Ritten House) Poetry
Bright Journey 1940 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Wisconsin Saga; Reprinted 1953, 1955
Country Growth 1940 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Short Stories
The Narracong Riddle 1940 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons); 1940 ( London : Heinemann) Judge Peck series
Still Small Voice: The Biography of Zona Gale 1940 ( New York : D. Appleton Co.) Biography
Here on a Darkling Plain 1940 ( Philadelphia : Ritten House) Poetry
Evening in Spring 1941 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Novel
Village Year: A Sac Priarie Journal 1941 ( New York : Coward McCann) Reprinted 1948 in Wisconsin Earth, Journal
Wind in the Elms 1941 ( Philadelphia : Ritten House) Poetry
Wisconsin Regional Literature 1941 ( Sauk City , WI : [?]) Revised 1942, Criticism
Sweet Genevieve 1942 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Novel
The Wisconsin : River of a Thousand Isles 1942 ( New York : Farrar & Rinehart); 1985 ( Madison , WI : University of Wisconsin Press) History
Rind of Earth 1942 ( Prairie City , IL : Decker Press) Poetry
Shadow of Night 1943 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Historical Novel
The Seven Who Waited 1943 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons); 1945 ( London : Muller) Judge Peck series
Mischief in the Lane 1944 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons); 1945 ( London : Muller); 1947 ( Buenos Aires : Molino; Published as Danos en la Vereda) Judge Peck series
And You, Thoreau! 1944 ( Norfolk , CT : New Directions) Poetry
Selected Poems 1944 ( Prairie City , IL : Decker Press) Poetry
H.P.L.: A Memoir 1945 ( New York : Ben Abramson) Biography
The Shield of the Valiant 1945 ( New York : Charles Scribner’s Sons) Sac Prairie Saga; Novel
The Edge of Night 1945 ( Prairie City , IL : Decker Press) Poetry
“In Re Sherlock Holmes”: The Adventures of Solar Pons 1945 ( Sauk City , WI : Mycroft and Moran); 1970 ( Milan : Longanesi; Published under the title Le Avventure di Solar Pons Sequita Dalle Memoire di Solar Pons); 1974 ( New York : Pinnacle Books; published under the title Regarding Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures of Solar Pons); 1975 ( London : Robson Books; published under the title The Adventures of Solar Pons); 1976 ( London : Futura) Solar Pons
Marginalia 1945 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) By H. P. Lovecraft; collected by August Derleth and Donald Wandrei; editor; revisions
Bill’s Diary 1945 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) By Claire Victor Dwiggins with August Derleth; Poetry for young readers
Oliver, the Wayward Owl 1945 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Poetry for young readers
Writing Fiction 1946 ( Boston : The Writer, Inc.); 1996 ( Westport , CT : Greenwood Press) Nonfiction
The Habitant of Dusk: A Garland for Cassandra 1946 ( Boston : Walden Press) Poetry
August Derleth: Twenty Years of Writing 1926 – 1946 1946 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) Bibliography
Village Daybook: A Sac Prairie Journal 1947 ( Chicago : Pellegrini and Cudahy ) Sac Prairie Saga
Village Daybook: A Sac Prairie Journal 1947 ( Chicago : Pellegrini and Cudahy ) Sac Prairie Saga, Journal
Dark of the Moon : Poems of Fantasy and the Macabre 1947 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) Macabre poetry
A Boy’s Way 1947 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Poetry for young readers
Sauk County : A Centennial History 1948 ( Baraboo , WI : Sauk County Centennial Committee) History
The Milwaukee Road : Its First 100 Years 1948 ( New York : Creative Age Press) History
Wisconsin Earth: A Sac Prairie Sampler 1948 ( New York : Stanton and Lee) Contains Place of Hawks, Shadow of Night and Village Year
Sac Prairie People 1948 ( Sauk City WI : Stanton and Lee) Sac Prairie Saga, Short Stories
It’s a Boy’s World: Poems 1948 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Poetry for young readers
Something About Cats and Other Pieces 1949 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) By H. P. Lovecraft (Collected By August Derleth); As Editor; Revisions, Essays
August Derleth: Twenty-Five Years of Writing 1926-1951 1951 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) Bibliography
Country Poems 1952 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
Rendezvous in a Landscape 1952 ( New York : Fine Editions Press) Poetry
Psyche 1953 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
The House of Moonlight 1953 ( Iowa City : The Prairie Press) Sac Prairie Saga; Novella
Land of Gray Gold : Lead Mining in Wisconsin 1954 ( New York : Aladdin Books) Juvenile Nonfiction
Land of the Sky-Blue Waters 1955 ( New York : Aladdin Books) Juvenile Nonfiction
Father Marquette and the Great Rivers 1955 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1955 ( London : Burns and Oates); 1962 ( New York : Guild Press, condensed version) Juvenile Biography
Father Marquette and the Great Rivers 1955 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1955 ( London : Burns and Oates); 1962 ( New York : Guild Press, condensed version) Juvenile Biography
St. Ignatius and the Company of Jesus 1955 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1956 ( London : Burns and Oates) Juvenile Biography
St. Ignatius and the Company of Jesus 1955 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1956 ( London : Burns and Oates) Juvenile Biography
August Derleth: Thirty Years of Writing 1926-1956 1956 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) Bibliography
Elegy: On the Umbral Moon 1957 ( Forest Park , IL : Acorn Press) Poetry
Columbus and the New World 1957, 1960 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1957 ( London : Burns and Oates) Junior Biography
Columbus and the New World 1957, 1960 ( New York : Farrar, Straus and Cudahy ); 1957 ( London : Burns and Oates) Junior Biography
The House on the Mound 1958 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce); 1996 ( Shelburne , ON : Hawk and Whippoorwill, paperback and cloth cover) Wisconsin Saga, Historical Novel
Arkham House: The First Twenty Years 1939 – 1959 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) A History and Bibliography Prepared By August Derleth
The Shuttered Room and Other Pieces 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) By H.P. Lovecraft and Divers Hands (Compiled By August Derleth); As Editor, Juvenalia, Stories, Essays
The Shuttered Room and Other Pieces 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) By H.P. Lovecraft and Divers Hands (Compiled By August Derleth); As Editor, Juvenalia, Stories, Essays
Some Notes on a Nonentity 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House); 1963 ( London : Villiers Publications) By H.P. Lovecraft (Annotated By August Derleth); As Editor, Essay
Wilbur the Trusting Whippoorwill 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Poetry For Young Readers
Wilbur the Trusting Whippoorwill 1959 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Poetry For Young Readers
West of Morning 1960 ( Francestown , NH : Golden Quill Press) Poetry
The Hills Stand Watch 1960 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce) Wisconsin Saga, Historical Novel
Hawk and Whippoorwill 1960 ( Sauk City , WI ) Quarterly Periodical; As Editor, Poetry
Wisconsin in Their Bones 1961 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce) Sac Prairie Saga, Short Stories
Walden West 1961 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce); 1989 (Madison WI: University of Wisconsin Press ; hardcover and paperback) Sac Prairie Saga, Journal
Fire and Sleet and Candlelight 1961 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) As Editor, Macabre Poetry
This Wound 1962 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
Sweet Land of Michigan 1962 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce) Junior History
Concord Rebel: A Life of Henry D. Thoreau 1962 ( Philadelphia : Chilton Co.); 1962 ( New York : Avon Books, paperback) Biography
100 Books 1962 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) Bibliography
Three Literary Men: A Memoir of Sinclair Lewis, Sherwood Anderson, Edgar Lee Masters 1963 ( New York : Candlelight Press) Biography
Countryman’s Journal 1963 ( New York : Duell) Sac Prairie Saga, Journal
Countryman’s Journal 1963 ( New York : Duell) Sac Prairie Saga, Journal
The Shadow in the Glass 1963 ( New York : Duell, Sloan and Pearce) Wisconsin Saga, Historical Novel
The Forest Orphans 1964 ( New York : Ernest); 1971 ( Park Falls WI : MacGregor Litho, Revised and reissued as Mr. Conservation) Biography
Country Places 1965 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
Wisconsin Country: A Sac Prairie Journal 1965 ( New York : Candlelight Press) Journal
Selected Letters, H. P. Lovecraft 1965 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) As Editor With Donald Wandrei:
Volume 1 (1911-1925) 1965
Volume 2 (1925-1929) 1968
Volume 3 (1929-1931) 1971

Edited With James Turner:
Volume 4 (1932-1934) 1976
Volume 5 (1934-1937) 1976

The Only Place We Live 1966 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press); 1976 ( Madison , WI : Wisconsin House, in modified form, edited by Mark E. Lefebvre) Poetry
A Wisconsin Harvest 1966 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) Regional Writing
By Owl Light 1967 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
Collected Poems 1937-1967 1967 ( New York : Candlelight Press); 1995 ( Shelbourne , ON : Hawk & Whippoorwill) Poetry
Wisconsin (States of the Nation Series) 1967 ( New York : Coward-McCann) Nonfiction
Wisconsin : Consultant Russell Mosley 1967 ( New York : Coward-McCann) Nonfiction
Walden Pond : Homage to Thoreau 1968 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Biography
Vincennes : Portal to the West 1968 ( New York : Prentice Hall) History
Wisconsin Murders 1968 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) History, Crime Stories
Caitlin 1969 ( Iowa City , Prairie Press) Poetry
The Wisconsin Valley : A Student Guide to Localized History 1969 ( New York : Teachers College Press) Nonfiction
The Wind Leans West 1969 ( New York : The Candlelight Press) Wisconsin Saga, Historical Novel
New Poetry Out Of Wisconsin 1969 ( Sauk City , WI : Stanton and Lee) As Editor, Poetry
A House Above Cuzco 1969 (New York: Candlelight Press) Miscellaneous
The Landscape of the Heart 1970 ( Iowa City : Prairie Press) Poetry
Return to Walden West 1970 ( New York : Candlelight Press) Sac Prairie Saga, Journal
Emerson, Our Contemporary 1970 ( New York : Crowell-Collier Press) Biography
Thirty Years of Arkham House: 1939 -1969 1970 ( Sauk City , WI : Arkham House) A History and Bibliography, prepared by August Derleth
Love Letters to Caitlin 1971 ( New York : Candlelight Press) Poetry, Not Released
The Only Place We Live 1976 ( Madison : Wisconsin House) Regional Writing by August Derleth, Jesse Stuart, Robert E. Gard; Edited by Mark E. Lefebvre; Journals, Poetry
The Only Place We Live 1976 ( Madison : Wisconsin House) Regional writing by August Derleth, Jesse Stuart, Robert E. Gard; Edited by Mark E. Lefebvre; Journals, Poetry
The Only Place We Live 1976 ( Madison : Wisconsin House) Regional writing by August Derleth, Jesse Stuart, Robert E. Gard; Edited by Mark E. Lefebvre; Journals, Poetry
Return to Derleth : Selected Essays Vol 2 1993 (White Hawk Press, paperback) James P. Roberts, Editor; Essays
Return to Derleth Selected Essays : Selected Essays Vol 1 1993 (White Hawk Press, paperback) James P. Roberts, Editor; Essays
Country Matters 1996 ( Shelburne , ON : Hawk and Whippoorwill, cloth cover and paperback) Edited and introduced by Peter Ruber, Sac Prairie Saga, Short Stories
Return to Sac Prairie 1996 ( Shelburne , ON : Hawk and Whippoorwill, cloth cover and paperback) Edited and introduced by Peter Ruber, Sac Prairie Saga, Short Stories