The Breast Beautiful. Else K. La Roe.

The Breast Beautiful

New York: House of Field, Inc., 1940. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine in a Near Fine jacket, clipped, lightly toned and rubbed. Pale yellow paper on the boards with blue ink lettering on the spine and front board. Square and firmly bound with a blue top stain, faintly toned on the front endpaper from newspaper clippings, clean otherwise. La Roe was one of the pioneers of breast augmentation surgery and her she presents an "interesting account of Nature's chief adornment of woman, traced from the earliest superstitions to the latest scientific aids for preserving or restoring its beautiful contours." A relatively scarce title and even scarcer in the dust jacket. Near Fine / Near Fine. Item #4929

Price: $300.00

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