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.
Good in Good jacket. New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1954. First edition. Hardcover. 381 pp. Very good, in a good unclipped jacket. Book has a lightly sunned spine, bumped spine ends and corners, and toned edges. Both boards are spotted. Top edge of text block is spotted. Jacket has minor edge wear, tears, and scratches. Spine is sunned and has open tears. Rear panel has a crease at the top edge. Rear flap has pencil marks.
Near Fine in Very Good Plus jacket. "An autobiography of Vogue's famous editor and the story of fashion in America through the past sixty years". Lavishly illustrated. Dust jacket is lightly worn over a fine book with owner's inscription and signature. A crisp, clean copy.
Good in good dust jacket. 1954. 343 pages. Blue dust jacket with black lettering over red cloth. B&W photographs throughout. Moderate foxing and tanning to endpapers and page edges. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Mild wear to spine, board edges and corners. Mild scuffing and soiling to boards. Clipped dust jacket in protective plastic cover. Mild wear, tear and chipping to edges and corners. Mild soiling to DJ. World of Rare Books Item ref. 1499954870IMO (Use this ID when enquiring about this item. )
Very Good in Fair jacket. The dust jacket is slightly shelf rubbed and edge worn with a few short tears. It will still look good with cellophane though. The boards are still in a very good condition. Internally clean and tightly bound. Complete with 343 pages. [B.K. ]
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