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West Coast Rare Books

West Coast Rare Books

Westport / Ireland

Turner, Miss America.

Turner, Miss America.

Turner, W.J. Miss America. Altiora in the Sierra Nevada. First Edition. London, Mandrake Press Ltd., 1930. 16 x 13 cm. (4), 63 pages, (4) Original beige cloth hard cover with original illustrated dust jacket. Foreedge deckle. Very good condition. Minor shelf wear. Endpapers and edges browned and foxed. Internally clean. Dust jacket a little worn and age darkened. Some small closed tears. Now in protective jacket.

From the blurb:
Miss America is a picture presented as an autobiography of a modern American woman; and so a picture of all modern women. The satire is gentle and caressing as well as keen-edged with a profound psychological insight.

Provenance: From the Library of Edmund Downey, Waterford. Not inscribed.

Our price: EUR 25,-- 

Turner, Miss America.
Turner, Miss America.
Turner, Miss America.

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