Chicago, The White House: (c.1929, 1928)
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 16452
Condition: Very Good in Very Good+ dj
[light soiling to covers, bottom front corner bumped, slight scrunching and corner-creasing to bottom corners about ten pages near front of book; jacket is very nice-looking, a few tiny closed tears, very slight paper loss at bottom right-hand corner of front panel]. When a wealthy department store owner is told by his son (and only child) that he's not going to take over the family business -- the kid wants to be a composer, of all things -- he reacts by cooking up an essay contest to find the best and brightest among his female employees. He's a little vague about the ultimate prize at fir... View More...