Title KISS ME JOE DUFFY: A Musical Extravaganza
Book Condition Fading to fuchsia-toned covers, paper-clip impression to cover and first leaf, else nearly fine in wraps. Prepared for the American Booksellers convention in Washington, D.C. in June of 1962. Laid in: printed gift note from the Times dated June, 1962.
Edition First edition: chapbook original. 12 pages staple-bound within 6'' x 9'' textured cardstock covers. Illustrated with four William Steig-ish drawings
Publisher [New York]: (The New York Times), (1962).
Seller ID 39097.00
Amusing convention giveaway in the form of a satirical mini-musical by the creator of the immortal Auntie Mame. The target of Dennis's barbed lyrics: bookstores! ("Oh, kick your heels; God, we know it feels odd...Yes, we sold a book today!!) Scarce!
Books on Books. Humor. Fiction. Illustrated Books.