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Footloose; sequel to "The Flapper Wife"

By: Burton, Beatrice

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (c.1926)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25055

Condition: Good in Near Fine dj


[book is in decent used condition, but has some serious deterioration to the cloth around the bottom front hinge; the jacket (which originated on a different copy of the book) is bright and clean, almost like new except for a touch of wear at the top of the spine]. "Readers of 'The Flapper Wife' will remember May Seymour as the reckless, pleasure-loving young married woman who brought Gloria's little home to the brink of ruin, as the butterfly who drove her husband to suicide. In [this book] we find her a disillusioned widow, her heart filled with bitterness against her old home community... View more info

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The Petter

By: Burton, Beatrice

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: (c.1927)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 24189

Condition: Good+ in Fair dj


[decent enough copy, moderate wear to extremities, soiling to edges of text block, a few tiny bits of white paper stuck to spine and rear cover, residue from the underside of the jacket, which is extensively dampstained with some paper loss at spine corners]. The story of a young woman who got a reputation as "the petter" while still in her teens, "because of many of her light affairs with men, [and] because life seemed just a series of petting parties, she did not recognize the Real Thing when it came along." Flash forward through twenty years, during which she's become "... View more info