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Transatlantic Wife

By: Joyce, Peggy Hopkins

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York, The Macaulay Company: (c.1933)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19197

Condition: Fair


(no dust jacket) [well-worn book, soiling to covers and page edges, ffep removed with consequent cracking to front hinge, second ffep (with blurb) ripped almost in half and nearly detached; basically a reading copy only]. A very scarce book, the only novel "written" by Ms. Joyce (following her 1930 quasi-memoir "Men, Marriage and Me," reportedly ghostwritten by Wallace Thurman), the most notorious man-chaser of her day. Clearly designed as a fictional riff on her own romantical hijinks, the book tells a tale of "rich American wives [who] become bored with husbands who have... View more info