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    Jean Harlow rare signed personal childhood book of Ten Boys From History. (Duffield, 1913) Vintage hardcover edition of the children's book. Measuring 9.25 x 7 in. with blue cloth and board covers, embossed yellow lettering, and picture plate affixed to the front cover. A juvenile Jean Harlow, future blonde bombshell, has written her given name, "Harlean Carpenter" on the pastedown endpaper. Her mother "Mama Jean" has inscribed (a mere two months after Jean Harlow's death) on the free endpaper, "August 23 - 1937 George dear, This book belonged to my baby, and has her name in her own handwriting - so - I know you will treasure the book as she did. May each birthday bring you greater joy - in the fine 'art of living'. My love - Auntie Jean -". Exhibiting some rubbing and edge wear to the exterior covers. Interior shows some toning to pages as well as separation of interior cover at the spine. This rare early Harlow artifact remains in vintage good condition.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    26th Monday
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