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WITH POWDER ON MY NOSE.
Edition: First printing.
New York: Coward-McCann, (1959.) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - "For an old girl, I'm in darn good shape right now and I'll tell you how I've kept it that way." Advice, humorous in tone but essentially very sensible, interspersed with snippets from her life, from the stage and film actress best remembered as Glinda, the Good Witch in the 1939 film 'The Wizard of Oz' and who was also Mrs. Florenz Ziegfeld. Presentation copy warmly INSCRIBED on the half title page. "To Dear Dorothy, You don't have to read this dear - but it is Cam and my latest effort - give us your blessings. Love, Billie" and dated Oct 9, 1959. Illustrations by Vassilu. 249 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a near fine dustjacket.Book ID: 55019More details Price: $125.00
DON'T FRY BACON IN THE NUDE: And Other Bits of Advice From My Mother.
Edition: First edition, a trade paperback original.
BookSurge Publishing, (2007). SIGNED first edition - A light-hearted look at the benefits of taking her mother's advice - and the consequences when she didn't! INSCRIBED on the title page. 115 pp. Promotional postcard laid in. ISBN: 978-1419675928.
Condition: Fine in glossy illustrated wrappers.Book ID: 83549More details Price: $16.50