The Marriage Book

By: Jenner, Heather

Price: $35.00

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London: Gerald Duckworth & Co., 1964. A book on marriage by the head of one of London's largest and most famous marriage bureaus of the 1950s and 1960s. Tackles such subjects as: Reasons for Marrying; Choice of Husband or Wife; Sex Before Marriage; Getting Engaged; The Wedding; The Honeymoon; Distribution of Responsibility; Children; Money and Social Position; Loneliness in Marriage; Unfaithfulness; Divorce; and The Happily Married. Inscribed on front free endpaper: "With many thanks from Heather Jenner". First edition with personalized inscription by the author. Off-white paper covered boards lettered in red with a decorative two hands and gilt wedding band motif, 181 pages plus one page of publisher's advertising, printed dustjacket. Book looks and feels new with no names or markings other than the author inscription. Mylar protected dustjacket is not priceclipped and has a bit of chipping at the spine head, little other wear. . Inscribed by The Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Dust jacket present. First Edition.

Title: The Marriage Book

Author Name: Jenner, Heather

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Gerald Duckworth & Co.: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 002367

Keywords: MARRIAGE BUREAU MATCHMAKING