Very Good. No Jacket. Apparent first edition; 381 p.; white cloth covered boards with gold title; slightly bumped, ribbed a bit along back edge of spine; pages a bit darkened, slight smudge on foreedge of text block; overall nice, solid copy, clean interior. Many B & W photos. A memoir of Vogue magazine from its founding in 1892 to 1952, through Edna Woolman Chase's 56 years association with the magazine. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall.
Fine in Very Good jacket. "An autobiography of Vogue's famous editor and the story of fashion in America through the past sixty years". Lavishly illustrated. Dust jacket has moderate wear at top of spine and a crease on right bottom corner, else about fine. A crisp, clean copy.
Good in GOOD jacket. 1954. 343 pages. Pictorial dust-jacket over red cloth boards with decorative gilt. Name to the pastedown endpaper. Good bright pages. Light foxing to the endpapers. Many images throughout. Minor edge wear with corner bumping and scuffing. Good boards with minimal wear. Boards slightly warped. Bright gilt. Price clipped dust-jacket. Loss to the front of the jacket, top edge. Large chips missing from edges and corners. Small tears to the edges. Rubbing to the jacket.
Very Good/No Jacket. Signed by Author 381pgs. White Cloth, gold lettering. "V" with lady of fashion embossed on front panel. photos. previous signature as well as author and daughter's signature on front free endpaper. moderate soiling to the covers, toning to spine, and closed tear on upper edge...internally clean, unmarked copy. Memoirs of former editor of Vogue Magazine.
Very Good in Very Good jacket. Signed by Author This is a very good hardcover copy in a very good dustjacket. A little wear to top of spine and corners but still at least very good. Completely clean inside and out. Jacket is not sunned or faded. Signed by both authors in ink on the first blank front endpaper. Stated 1st edition. Slight paper-clip indentation to top edge of first few pages. Text block pages are all still bright and clean, no ageing at all. Illustrated in black & white with drawings and engravings from early issues of Vogue, and with photographs by Steichen and Irving Penn from the issues of the 1920's and 30's. 9" high X 6" wide, 381 pages.
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