Burgess, Dorothy A. Say Uncle
Hollywood CA Murray & Gee Inc. 1944 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Good dj Illustrated by (dj) "Lynch"
[book clean & tight, a couple of pages diagonally creased at upper corner, faint pencil squiggle on fore-edge; jacket worn at edges, various chips & a couple of small pieces missing along top edge, vertical crease in front panel]. "Until you know Uncle Louie, the roguish family skeleton, Madge, the darling wife, Marlo, the scheming vampire, and John, the lovable but misled husband who gambol through the pages of [this book] you have missed one of the rarest treats that has hit the bookstalls since death stilled the inimitable pen of the late Thorne Smith." The author, whose first novel this was, was a stage & screen actress. The cartoon illustration on the jacket's front panel is signed by "Lynch."