Genthe, Arnold. Very Good. Good Dust Jacket. 12mo-over 6¾"-7¾" tall. 135pp. Drawings by R. Roberts Baldwin & 2 full-page photo plates of nudes by Arnold Genthe. Dj has small chips along top. Ink gift inscription in front, from actress-singer Irene Manning. Promoting global literacy for over 30 years.
Baldwin, R. Roberts. Good. No Jacket. Book Very Good-No Jacket Page edges very barely yellowed. Spine edges very barely worn. Former owner's name neatly in ink on front end paper, "Blanche Wheeler Magurn, Christmas 1936. " Two B&W plates of nude figures. Early delightful guide to "refashioning your figure, " with a focus on lean muscles. Includes sections and exercises for firming the bust, feet, relaxation, constipation (! ), and post-pregnancy. A very good 1st edition copy without a dust jacket. Guaranteed satisfaction; booksellers since 1982.
Very Good. Signed by Author-----------------Green cloth covers with black letters and illustration on front cover, book is 8" x 6". 135 pages, with two photos and numerous illustrations to demonstrate exercises throughout the text...............VERY GOOD CONDITON, charming book, clear illustrations, solid tight binding, clean book, with the "blurb" section of dust jacket pasted inside front cover=-----SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR, ON FLYLEAF. ----
Near Fine in Very Good jacket. First edition. Green cloth lettered and decorated in black with drawing of an exercising woman. 135 pps; frontis and one additional photographic plate of nude young woman by Arnold Genthe; illustrated throughout with pen-and-ink drawings by R. Roberts Baldwin. A system of exercise by a widely known authority in corrective gymnastics, quite advanced for Depression-era America. A tight copy with light edge wear to the cloth. In deco design dust jacket with shallow chipping head of spine and top edge front panel.
First edition. Line drawings by R. Roberts Baldwin, and two photographs of well-toned nudes by Arnold Genthe. Fine in very good or better dustwrapper with small nicks, mostly at the crown, and a couple of internal mends with a little "touch up" to the color. A very nice copy.
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