Chic and Charm
20cm x 14cm. 105 pages, black and white illustrations. Quarter cloth, illustrated papered boards.
A guidebook for young women aspiring to be Miss America. Contains short introductory texts on the nature of beauty pageants and advice on attaining grace and beauty. The bulk of the book is made up of silhouette illustrations demonstrating stretching and toning exercises and at the rear a section on diet with menus designed for “reducing”. Scarce, 2 holdings in OCLC at November, 2021.
Minor shelf wear with some light rubbing to board edges. Very minor soil to rear endpaper. Bookseller’s label of Robert’s Book Shop, Oregon. Very Good Condition.