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The Playboy's Handbook: In Defense of The Batchelor (in original dust jacket)

Brooks, William Allan (ed.)

Published by Knickerbocker Publishing, New York, 1942
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Hardcover in brick colored cloth lettered in black. 188 pp. A tight, fine, fresh unused example in a crisp, bright, equally fine dust jacket with two tiny faults top egde. The jacket has been seen with a tan background and a dark turquoise background (bith with a tuxedoed man chasing a leggy blonde around a top hat, prioroty undetermined. Presumed first edition (no statements). " A complete guide to sophisticated fun and frolic---a handbook for those with warm desires but cold feet.) Chapters include "The Batchelor Life by George Jean Nathan; "Love in Hollywood" (Frank Sullivan); "Mr. Preble Gets Rid of His Wife" (Thurber); "Some of My Best Friends are Lechers" (Leonard Hill), "For Women Only" by Marjorie Daw; "The Technique of Seduction" (Stephen Moore), Ben Franklin's famous "Advice to a Young Man on the Choice of a Mistress" and many more. An exeplary copy in teriffic dust jacket. Bookseller Inventory # E12857

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Title: The Playboy's Handbook: In Defense of The ...

Publisher: Knickerbocker Publishing, New York

Publication Date: 1942

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: fine

Edition: First edition

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