Item #2022-M309 From Deauville to Monte Carlo, A Guide to the Gay World of France. Basil Woon.

From Deauville to Monte Carlo, A Guide to the Gay World of France

New York: Horace Liveright, 1929. Hardcover. 'What American millionaire made a French village take a bath? How can one be chic, though sick, at Vichy, the City of Hard-Boiled Livers? Can the Bank be broken at "Monte," and how? Who is the fascinating Indian princess who tosses millions away at Le Touquet? What does the Queen of Spain admire about Alexander P. Moore? What is the correct season at the Bar Basque, in Biarritz?....All this and much more you will find in this sophisticated travel book, full of the frivolous, worldly-wise and intimate comment that has made Basil Woon something of a social fad.' Second printing. Clipped jacket, now in protective plastic, with wear to edges and minor loss to corners. [i-iix], ix-xi, [xii-xiii], [1]-331 pages. 13 x 20 cm. Very Good / Very Good. Item #2022-M309

Price: $225.00

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