Item #12927 The Bright Side of Kissing and the Dark Side. Edward Bond Foote.
The Bright Side of Kissing and the Dark Side

The Bright Side of Kissing and the Dark Side

New York: Murray Hill Publishing, 1907.

Illustrated by Illustrated. Stapled wraps. Fair with no dust jacket. Item #12927

LACKS COVERS, otherwise light wear. Solid stapled text pages. ; Flip book with two different stop motion photograph moving pictures. First is girl doing a hand flip in billowing skirt. Second is "An Impartial Lover" copyright 1903, American Mutoscope & Biograph Co; The Winthrop Press, Sole Licensees & Mfrs, New York, with little boy kissing each of the two girls that flank him. The Bright Side text is an anthology of sayings and anecdotes on kissing; the Dark Side text discusses the social and medical risks of kissing, as well as its etiquette. Although lacking its cover wraps, an uncommon flip book that captures the social history of its time. ; [48] pages.

Price: $99.95

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