A Collection of forty-eight nude photographs of females representing forty-three nationalities providing a wide variety of national types of female beauty. A remarkable feature of the book and the time is that more than half of its subjects are native types of various races of Africa, Asia, the Far East and the Pacific Islands. With an extensive foreword by the publishers on the anthropological characteristics of female types. The b/w photographs are taken by notable photographers including Walter Bird, Studio Manassé, Heinz von Perkhammer, E. O. Hoppé, Kälman Szöllösy, Lehnert & Landrock, John Everard, among others.
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A hardcover edition with clipped, illustrated dust jacket, light blue cloth boards, pink lettering on paper label on the front and spine of the book. The dust jacket has some tearing and creasing mainly along the edges and there is foxing and toning throughout but the text and black and white photographs are clear and legible. There is now a protective plastic cover to prevent cover damage.
Very rare to find a copy with a Dustjacket. More photos are available on request.
Publisher: George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., Broadway House, Carter Lane, EC., 1936
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