Scarce 1952 first edition, first printing vintage fiction hardcover book - The Red Carpet. COLLECTORS original unclipped dust jacket with fantastic cover art.
Exciting novel by Dan Wickenden, one of the best contemporary American novelists of his time. Cover illustration by Doris Reynolds.
Publisher: William Morrow & Co., New York, Copyright, 1952, probable first printing.
PLOT: Young man from the Mid West seeking his fame and fortune in New York City. If you were ever 22-years-old, you'll laugh out loud; delicious quality of humor!!
Other novels include: Tobias Brandywine, The Running of the Deer, Wayfarer, Walk Like a Mortal, The Dry Season & The Amazing Vacation-fantasy for children.
Hardcover, unclipped pictorial dj-$3.50 flap, red decorated cloth boards, black graphics front, spine black graphics and titles, 280pp. Binding tight.
NOT ex-lib. Fine vintage condition. Cover near fine/bright/clean-light shelfwear. Pages fine/bright/clean-minimal wear-light yellowing-ffep inscription.
DJ very good/good/bright/mostly clean-general shelfwear-see photo.
RARE 1952 1st Ed 'The Red Carpet' w/ DJ 'Cover Art' - Dan Wickenden American Novelist / Humor / Vintage