Gentlemen Prefer Blondes; The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady, Intimately Illustrated

By: Loos, Anita

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First edition. Portions of original jacket included (clipped and laid in). Page ridges lightly foxed, minor pencil notations. 1925 Hard Cover. 217 pp. 8vo. Red cloth, gilt titles. A tongue-in-cheek story of a 'professional lady' and her travels throughout Europe, satirizing the Jazz Age. Inspiration for a musical that was later adapted to the 1953 film starring Marilyn Monroe, and is widely considered to be among her best films. Illustrations by Ralph Barton.

Title: Gentlemen Prefer Blondes; The Illuminating Diary of a Professional Lady, Intimately Illustrated

Author: Loos, Anita

Illustrator: Barton, Ralph

Categories: Modern First Editions, American, Fiction, Books to Film,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York: Boni and Liveright: 1925

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2130209

Keywords: NOVEL FICTION PROFESSIONAL LADY,