LOVE INSURANCE. Earl Derr Bigger.


Indianapolis: The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Publishers, [1914]. Octavo, original light brown cloth, front and spine stamped in white and blind. First edition. Romantic comedy novel. Filmed in 1940 as One Night in the Tropics, the first feature film with Bud Abbott and Lou Costello. The novel was filmed two earlier times, Love Insurance (1919) and The Reckless Age (1925). Tape ghost to front free endpaper and rear free endpaper, a little black residue to same at bottom edge from old style jacket protector, still a nearly fine copy in a very good or somewhat better dust jacket, mild rubbing to corners, spine ends and folds, several small closed tears to edges of front panel, several closed tears to upper and lower edges of rear panel. Still a very attractive copy in the elusive dust jacket. Bookplate of Adrian Goldstone to front paste-down. (14187). Item #14187

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