Title: My Trip Around the World.
Publisher: The Penn Publishing Company, Philadelphia
Publication Date: 1924
Edition: First edition.
9" x 6". 311pp. Blue illustrated cloth with gilt lettering. Bookplate, mild rubbing to cloth, small white spot on the spine, else nice near fine condition. A bright copy. With a frontispiece by Nat Little and illustrations from photographs. Dix was the forerunner of today's popular advice columnists and was America's highest paid and most widely read female journalist at the time of her death. This account of her grand tour covers her visits to Hawaii, Japan, China, the Philippines, Singapore, Java, Korea, India, (she dismisses Ghandi as a "reactionary [who wants] to sweep away all modern progress and go back to the old times when human sacrifices were offered to Kali."), etc. Bookseller Inventory # 23832
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Store Description: John Michael Lang Fine Books is a brick & mortar book shop in Seattle's Ballard neighborhood. We are located at: 5416 - 20th Ave. NW Seattle, WA 98107 Our phone number is 206 624 4100. We maintain an inventory of fine books, photographs, art, and ephemera in many fields. Occasional catalogs issued. We are members of the ABAA, the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.