New York: Random House, 1941. Lynd Ward. First hardcover edition. Hardcover. 60pp. Octavo [24 cm] Blue cloth over boards with a silver stamped title on the spine, and a silver stamped ornamental design on the front cover. Dark blue illustrated endpapers. Very good. The extremities are moderately darkened and rubbed, the boards are just a tiny bit warped, and the pages are toned. With a bookseller's ticket on the rear pastedown. In a very good, price-clipped dust jacket, with age-toning, light rubbing, and a number of shallow closed tears and chips in the edges. Dance, 100. Item #46592
Illustrated by Lynd Ward with 28 reproduced linecut brush drawings printed in blue and black. From the dust jacket- "A short, simple and crystal-clear book about the basic economics of everyday life, written especially for young people by one of America's foremost authorities."