New York: Boni and Liveright, 1928. First edition. 8vo, frontispiece, 277pp, illustrated; green cloth stamped in gilt. A trifle rubbed, just about fine in a price-clipped dust jacket, with a bit of chipping and wear, especially at the upper rear panel, a small triangular chip at the base of the front panel. Item #205644
A social and psychological history of hair by the inventor of the "permanent wave." The unsigned dust jacket design features a wonderful streamlined-moderne image of a head of long, flowing blonde locks.