The Pleasures of the Jazz Age.

Hodapp, William, editor.

Published by Farrar Straus & Company, New York, 1948
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Title: The Pleasures of the Jazz Age.

Publisher: Farrar Straus & Company, New York

Publication Date: 1948

Binding: Hardback

Edition: First edition.


8" x 5.25". 415pp. Blue and green cloth with gilt spine lettering, in dust wrapper. Neat ownership signature, else near fine condition; the jacket has some edge wear and a faded spine, else VG+ condition. The jacket features a humorous illustration by John Held showing a dancing flapper and a sheik holding a giant martini shaker. This book is an anthology of Jazz Age tales, with stories of the flappers and their dates, gangsters, sex in the era of excess, humor, etc. With contributions by F. Scott Fitzgerald, W.R. Burnett, Anita Loos, Ben Hecht, Vina Delmar, Sinclair Lewis, Michael Arlen, Sherwood Anderson, james Thurber, and many other notables. Bookseller Inventory # 20001

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