Your Account
Login | Register | Forgot?  
  Quick Search
  Advanced Search   
  Featured Title

Art News, Vol. 52, No. 7
 Art News, Vol. 52, No. 7
  Site Information
 About Us
 How We Grade Our Books
 Contact Us
 Visit Us
 Mailing List
 Sell Your Books
 Upcoming Shows
 Ordering Info / Terms of Sale
 Glossary of Book Terms
 Privacy Statement
 Terms of Agreement
 Visual Vacations
 Find Me A Copy

 Links and Resources
  CATEGORY Information
Click Here to View other titles by  ephemera ephemera

From ArtLex, which offers this characteristically thorough definition: "printed matter, intended to have only fleeting interest. 'Ephemera' comes from the Greek word 'ephemeros' meaning 'lasting a day.' Examples are: tickets, leaflets, promotional literature or pamphlets, handbills, package labels, campaign buttons or badges, scrapbooks, maps, sheet music, bird's-eye views, playbills, posters, postcards..."

  TITLE Information
Click Here to Enlarge this Image
click & maximize
Delafield, Ann (director), The Beauty Angle Position, New York, Richard Hudnut, 1944, first edition, 4to (10" x 7.25"), SB, 12 folded pamphlets loose in printed pink paper wraps, VG- / none. Edges worn, wraps lightly rubbed, repair to spine head.

Stylized line drawings throughout. Each of the dozen pamphlets is one large leaf folded into quarters; they are marked "Second Week," first through sixth days, and "Fourth Week," first through sixth days. Produced by the Richard Hudnut Salon, 693 Fifth Ave., New York. Self-improvement instruction on "The Food You Eat! The Thoughts You Think! The Emotions You Feel!" as well as overt beauty and exercise.

What Constitutes All-Round Beauty in a Woman
What Is Good Grooming?
When You Read, Remember to Get Into the Beauty Angle Position
Look as Smart as You Are
Back Seat or Bus Riding
Figure Your Time
Your Lucky Number
two untitled pamphlets
Swing Low--and Watch the Thick Waist Go
Rhythmic Dancer.

Live your life by such gems as,

Disc bullets list:

  • "Even those few who for physical reasons must restrict their spanking exercises should do posture exercises every waking moment."

  • "Never talk about yourself but about him."

  • "Are you proud to see your body when you get in and out of your tub?...Your body throws off practically a quart of fluid a day through your seat glands...a big reason for a bath or two a day and for under arm care."

  • "Every hour you live you are getting older from the neck up."

  • "Is your voice pleasant to hear? Talk to yourself."

The precursor to Richard Simmons.    [Book ID # 1885]


International Orders: Please contact us for an accurate shipping quote (based on weight, destination, and preferred delivery time)

* If a title is indicated as SOLD, we welcome the opportunity to hear that you would like a copy. If you send us a note indicating your desire to purchase an out-of-stock title, we will give you FIRST priority as soon as we locate a copy. In addition, YOU WILL GET THIS TITLE AT A 10% DISCOUNT. This discount applies to ANY WISH LISTS that you share with us. So please, send us the titles on your WISH LIST. We will try to locate them!

  Shopping Cart
There are 0 item(s) in your shopping cart.
    Images of:
    London | Britain
    Paris | Europe
    Architecture | Lifestyle Interiors
    Artic Adventure
    Artists in their Studios
    Beads & Buttons
    Beat Generation
    Counterculture | 60s
    Cowboy | The West
    Denim | Japanese
    Ethnic Cultures
    Fashion Design General
    Fashion Menswear
    Fashion Womenswear
    Film | TV | Theater
    Graphic Design
    The Kennedys
    Military General
    Military Uniforms
    Mods | Punks | Skinheads | Street
    Naked Women
    Naked Men
    NYC Glitterati
    Photography General
    Photographers A-Z
    Rock n Roll | Music
    Silver Spoon Set
    Sports History | Unis | etc
    Surf +
    Tattoos | Flash Art
    Textiles | Patterns
    Vogue | Bazaar
  New Arrivals / Recent Sales