TOMKINSON, Constance (author) David KNIGHT (illustrator). Les Girls.

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TOMKINSON, Constance (author) David KNIGHT (illustrator). Les Girls. London; Michael Joseph. 1956.

8vo. Original pink cloth pictorially decorated and lettered in silver to spine, pictorial endpapers, preserved in pictorial dustwrapper with wrap-around design; pp. [vi], [7]-245; with photographic portrait frontispiece and illustrations and decorations in line by Knight; a fine copy protected by a very good, unclipped dustwrapper (15s) with an unobtrusive wrinkle to upper panel and one short closed tear (15mm) to head of spine with a little unnoticeable associated creasing.
Second impression, issued a few months after the first, inscribed by the author, "For Elizabeth with every good wish, Constance Tomkinson". The humorous account of '"hoofer" in a troupe of Anglo-Saxon lovelies' who toured the Continental resorts accompanied by 'the howling of wolves'. According to the reviews she is seeringly funny, especially about men.

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