N.P. Published by the author, 1942. 1st. Original wrappers. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Eleanore King, "Hollywood's foremost authority on style and charm." Oblong 8vo. 16 parts, each ranging in 16 - 20 pages. Illustrated staplebound wrappers in fine condition (slight age-toning). Housed in publisher's blue paper covered box with yellow lettering & portrait of Ms. King affixed to one side; the box is worn and starting to split along one side. The uncommon first edition; no copies of this edition located in OCLC. Item #17653
Lessons in charm and beauty in 16 parts providing guidance with posture, body movement, modeling, face value, poise and much more. "Charm and beauty is not so much a matter of what you inherit but what you acquire. You can't improve by magic; it's a matter of study and practice. But there are short-cuts, and these books reveal them!"