Our Hearts Were Young and Gay: An Unforgettable Comic Chronicle of Innocents Abroad in the 1920s
by Skinner, Cornelia Otis; Kimbrough, Emily
247 pp. 8vo. "Our Hearts Were Young and Gay is the title of a book by actress Cornelia Otis Skinner and journalist Emily Kimbrough, published in 1942. The book presents a hilarious description of their European tour in the 1920s, when they were fresh out of college from Bryn Mawr. Skinner wrote of Kimbrough, "To know Emily is to enhance one's days with gaiety, charm and occasional terror". The book was popular with readers, spending five weeks atop the New York Times Best Seller list in the winter of 1943. The book was made into a motion picture in 1944." -- Wikipedia
Keywords: BIOGRAPHY MEMOIR EUROPE TRAVEL
First Edition. Lacks jacket. Boards soiled, front hinge starting. Dodd, Mead & Company, 1942. First Edition. Good/No Jacket. Alajalov. (Inventory #: 2162321)
Literature, American & Military History, General Antiquarian
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