by Constance Tomkinson
Decorations by David Knight
Michael Joseph, 1956 [First Edition], b/w portrait frontispiece, b/w illustrations, illustrated end-papers, hardcover, dustjacket
Good Condition, previous owners gift inscription on title page, previous owners pencil inscription erased on reverse of frontispiece, front cover slightly curved, price-clipped dustjacket is in good condition with tears, chips and creases. (see photographs)
'Les Girls is an enchanting book of recollection in which a highly gifted and intelligent young lady of the chorus, now safely anchored to a well-ordered life as the wife of a one-time Economic Planner surveys in a backward glance the insecurity, gaiety and hard work of her life as a trouper and, for the time, as a member of the elite of the Folies Bergere.'