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A Manual for Cleaning Ladies by  Lucia; Michael Myers [Illustrations] Berlin - First Edition - 1977 - from Burnside Rare Books, ABAA (SKU: 140942163)

A Manual for Cleaning Ladies

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A Manual for Cleaning Ladies

by Berlin, Lucia; Michael Myers [Illustrations]

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Washington, DC [actually Healdsburg, CA]: Zephyrus Image / National Endowment for the Domestic Arts, 1977. First Edition. First edition. Publisher's stringbound stiff wraps, housed in original printed envelope. [20] pp. Near Fine with typical offsetting to endpapers, in Very Good+ envelope with toning and light wear. Uncommon.

The author's first publication. In 2015, a posthumous compendium of her short stories was released under the similar title, A Manual for Cleaning Women: Short Stories, which became a surprise New York Times bestseller.


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A Manual for Cleaning Ladies
Berlin, Lucia; Michael Myers [Illustrations]
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Zephyrus Image / National Endowment for the Domestic Arts
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Washington, DC [actually Healdsburg, CA]
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Zephyrus image
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Burnside Rare Books specializes in American and British literature, and rare nonfiction. We are located in downtown Portland, Oregon and open by appointment.


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