THE GIRL FROM HOLLYWOOD. Edgar Rice Burroughs.


New York: The Macaulay Company, [1923]. Octavo, pp. [1-8] 9-320 [note: first leaf is a blank], inserted frontispiece with illustration by P. J. Monahan, original pictorial coarse mesh weave red cloth, front and spine panels stamped in yellow-green. First edition, first printing. Presentation copy inscribed in Burroughs hand to his daughter [Joan], dated August 10, 1923, and signed "Papa." Publication date was August 10, 1923. A tale of the Jazz Age in Hollywood which involves starlets, illicit drugs and contraband alcohol. Bound in coarse mesh weave red cloth lettered in yellow-green, sheets quadruple sown; frontispiece caption reads, "The Director's eyes snapped..."Only a camera man/and myself are here." Currey, p. 88. Heins GH (?). Zeuschner (2016), pp. 102-104. Damp stain to fore edges of cloth covers with some bleed to page edges of first few leaves, light wear to spine ends, mild darkening to text block, a very good copy with a nice association. (25493). Item #25493

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