New York: F-R Publishing Corporation, 1939. Paperback. 4to. Stiff color wrappers. 84pp. Illustrations, line drawings, advertisements (some color). Near fine. Slightest bit of rubbing, else tight and handsome -- and entirely free of edge tears. Item #44219
Tight and attractive copy (Volume XV, Number 14) of the famed weekly begun in 1925. Great front wrapper art by Leonardo Dove (1906-72) shows a lady and her naval officer husband pushing a baby stroller along a riverside walkway as a couple of randy young swabbies ogle. Profile covers Helen Hayes and cartoon assortment includes works by James Thurber, George Price, Whitney Darrow and Gluyas Williams, among others.