Good. Item #7727
New York: Harper & Brothers Publishers, 1924. First Edition. Large octavo (24cm.); publisher's cloth-backed decorative paper-covered boards, yellow printed element mounted to upper cover, spine lettered in green; x,,398pp.; frontispiece, twenty-one leaves of plates, including seven tipped in photographic portraits and one double-paged cartoon reproduction. Boards quite rubbed with rather substantial loss at extremities, spine foot chipped, spine crown repaired to style, some chipping to endpapers; Good overall, the contents remaining clean and sound.
Collection of essays by the American theater critic on various popular arts, covering topics ranging from Charlie Chaplin to jazz, Broadway musicals to Krazy Kat comic strips.