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Poor Faun by  Charlotte ARTHUR - First Edition - 1930 - from Lorne Bair Rare Books and Biblio.com

Poor Faun

by ARTHUR, Charlotte

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New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1930. First Edition. Hardcover. Octavo (19.5cm.); original buckram in pictorial dust jacket; [2],344pp. Some wear to jacket extremities, including chips and a few short closed tears, spine faded. Fine in About Very Good, attractive dust jacket. Novel describing marriage to a "faun," the word used to describe a charming but irresponsible man. Partly set in San Francisco, though the author was a native of Colorado. BAIRD 89; HANNA 122.


  • Bookseller: Lorne Bair Rare Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 26559
  • Title: Poor Faun
  • Author: ARTHUR, Charlotte
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: G.P. Putnam's Sons
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1930
  • Keywords: San Francsico California Colorado
  • Bookseller catalogs: Modern Fiction; Women; Social Fiction; Sexuality;


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