Orchids & Salami: A Gay and Impudent Memoir by Eva Gabor (1954) hardcover book


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Eva Gabor - Orchids & Salami: A Gay and Impudent Memoir

Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday & Company, 1954. First edition. Hardcover. 8vo. 219pp. Green boards with black lettering. Fair condition. Binding is slightly rolled with minor separation of textblock from spine. Scratching, creasing, tearing, and toning to edges of textblock, inner boards, and pages of the text. Previous bookstore pricing and notation to upper edge of front endpaper. Noticeable foxing/toning to front/rear, inner board and front endpaper (see photos). The dust jacket is housed in protective plastic and is in fair condition. Dust jacket is not price clipped. Edgewear and toning to covers, spine, and inner flaps of jacket. Closed tear to front cover (see photos). Chipping to upper/lower spine. Area of discoloration to lower edge of rear jacket cover.

Dust jacket design by Edward Gorey

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