Elsie De Wolfe's Recipes for Successful Dining.

London: William Heinemann Ltd, 1934.

Squarish octavo (20.5 x 17cm.), ix, [3], 116, [1] pages. Photographically illustrated. FIRST UK EDITION, simultaneously issued with the American of Appleton Century. A work on dining and entertaining from one of the most prominent American socialites of the early 20th century, immortalized in the lyrics of Cole Porter's Anything Goes. She's been credited, though not entirely accurately, with having invented the profession of interior design. Very good in salmon-colored cloth, gilt-titled at spine and on front board. in red, white and black printed dust jacket. worn at flap hinges and with two small chips to the bottom edge of the front and rear panels. Near fine in a near very good dust jacket.

Price: $500.00

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