New York City: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1928. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine / Very Good. Item #005259
8vo., (xiv) 290pp. Beautiful First Edition. Original blue cloth with titles stamped in gilt on the spine and cover. Square, tight and clean throughout with just a touch of wear to the spine ends but quite minor else Fine. Sharp unclipped dust-wrapper, ($2.00 price is in text on front flap description), has some chipping to spine ends, edges and tips. Some toning to rear panel and spine. Rubbing to folds. fairly mild edge-wear and rubbing. Still a solid, complete example and uncommon in any condition. Designed for women who wanted, (or needed), to make money on their own or simply to provide added support to the household. Written at a time when these opportunities were uncommon and certainly frowned upon, particularly if the woman were married. A gorgeous collectable copy of a quite scarce title. Though found in several institutions, there are no copies currently available in the market.