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Ilka Chase Signed Autobiography

Sold ! This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-09-21)
Price : US $8.00

Ilka Chase Signed Autobiography

Past Imperfect: The Indiscretions of a Lady of Wit and Opinion.  Ilka Chase. Garden City, New York: Doubleday Doran, 1942. Inscribed and signed on the front free endpaper, “For [illegible] Vaughan with sincere thanks for all the nice things she said – cordialy [sic] Ilka Chase Hollywood April 26th 1942.” Hardbound, red cloth with blue and black illustration to front board and spine, in price-clipped dust jacket.  The dust jacket has been reinforced with tape to the underside, is toned and chipped, rubbed, soiled and nibbled; the book has also been nibbled at the bottom edge with shelf soiling; previous owner pasted in her bookplate to the front pastedown and over that a cutout picture of Ms. Chase, which has toned the opposite page with signature (see photo), otherwise very good interior. 8 ¼”, 278 pages. 


Purchased from a Los Angeles collector’s estate.



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Sold ! This book is sold (sold on 2008-09-21)

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