The Bluebird is At Home
Astor, Brooke

New York, NY: Harper & Row, 1965. F 217 pages; inscribed and signed on the front endpaper in the year of publication, "For Dick - with the affection of the author Brooke Astor June 1965"; the jacket information notes the book as "A shrewd and witty novel about love and marriage among the very young and very rich in the 1930s"; Brooke Astor (1902 - 2007) American philanthropist and socialite, "...With her example and largesse, Brooke Astor restored the Astor name, once associated with the colossal wealth of the first American millionaire, and gave it a new respect and reputation. At the same time her contributions to the cultural infrastructure of New York City in the late twentieth century were nothing short of transformative..." (Valerie Paley in the ANB); 'First Edition' stated on copyright page; back of jacket author portrait photograph by Horst; a little light dustjacket tips, edge-wear; in very good condition. Very Good Hardcover (Item ID: 24127)


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