The New Gymnosophy, The Philosophy of Nudity as Applied in Modern Life, New York: Frederick Hitchcock, 1927. 179 of Author's Autograph Edition, pp.Xiii, 303, 16 halftone photo plates, green cloth boards with gilt stamped lettering on spine and upper panel, top edge gilt, other edges untrimmed, signed on the limitation page by the author, introduction by Havelock Ellis. The author says he spent the early 1920s in Germany, where the naturism movement was very strong, before importing nudist ideas into the U.
Boards moderately worn with a few surface scuffs, edge wear. Leaves clean and tight, toning, images fine. The item "New Gymnosophy early nudism photos 1927 signed Maurice Parmelee first edition" is in sale since Wednesday, January 15, 2014. This item is in the category "Books\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "maximumservice845" and is located in Warwick, NY.
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