Aesthetic Club Centennial History 1883-1983.
Aesthetic Club History Committee, Mrs. William Grandison Utterback et. al.
Little Rock Arkansas: Rose Publishing, 1983. 1st edition. Octavo. Very good hardcover in good dust jacket. LIMITED EDITION #35 of 500 copies. Dj has slight wear to edges and corners. Scuffing and wear to covers, with a small damp stain to top front. White boards with gilt lettering to boards and spine. Slight wear and scuffing to bottom edge of boards. Former owner's name on title page. Illustrated endpapers. 188 p. w/illustrations, index, and appendices on membership, past presidents, and deceased members. An scarce work documenting the women of the influential Aesthetic Club, an 1880's reading group that grew into literary and social club for the self-education of women in Little Rock. The group has included 5 first ladies of Arkansas and has among its memorabilia the pen used in signing the Arkansas Women's Suffrage Bill in 1919. Very Good in Good dust jacket Hardcover (Item ID: 13240)