Publisher Garden City, NY Doubleday, Page & Company 1922
Illustrator C. Allan Gilbert; Worth Brehm
Seller ID 000556
Brick colored boards with mild edge wear and light bumps to top corners. Faint water spots to rear board. A bit of soiling to page edges. Gift inscription in front free end paper. Binding sound with slight lean. Worn dust jacket with several edge tears and chipping at extremities. Dust jacket now protected in mylar cover. 275 pages. Color frontis plus three black & white illustrated plates. Julia is twenty, "the prettiest girl in town," and too kind and gentle to turn anyone down. Each of her lovers lives in the fool's paradise of his own rose-colored imaginaton. Was adapted twice for film, once in 1923 and again in 1936.
FICTION LITERATURE BOOTH TARKINGTON WOMEN ROMANCE RELATIONSHIPS SILENT FILM ADAPTATION PULITZER PRIZE AUTHOR ILLUSTRATED WORTH BREHM Literature