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New York Society on Parade

First state of the author's first book (with typo in Illustrations list) Typographical error indicates last illustration at page 212 - it's really page 122. ; issued February 1910. A satirical sketch of the Smart Set by the eldest son of New York World publisher Joseph Pulitzer (a year before assuming control, on his father's death); a portrayal which struck a decidedly unpleasant chord on high.

Author: Ralph Pulitzer
Illustrations Howard Chandler Christie
Dated: 1910
Publisher: Harper & Brothers
Edition: 1st
Size: 8vo
Binding Hardcover
Type: Americana
Subject: High Society
Provenance: Hill House
Condition Report Slight rubbing along f/cover edge. Very Good.

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New York Society On Parade

Estimate $200 - $300Jan 04, 2020
Starting Bid $50
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