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Our hearts were young and gay,

Author: Cornelia Otis Skinner; Emily Kimbrough; Constantin Alajalov
Publisher: New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1942.
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Actress Cornelia Otis Skinner and journalist Emily Kimbrough offer a lighthearted, hilarious memoir of their European tour in the 1920s, when they were fresh out of college from Bryn Mawr. Some of the more amusing anecdotes involve a pair of rabbit-skin capes that begin shedding at the most inopportune moments and an episode in which the girls are stranded atop Notre Dame cathedral at midnight. And, of course,  Read more...
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Skinner, Cornelia Otis, 1901-1979.
Our hearts were young and gay.
New York, Dodd, Mead & Co., 1942
(OCoLC)651924795
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cornelia Otis Skinner; Emily Kimbrough; Constantin Alajalov
OCLC Number: 287927
Description: 4 pages, leaves, 247 pages illustrations 21 cm
Responsibility: by Cornelia Otis Skinner and Emily Kimbrough; drawings by Alajálov.

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Actress Cornelia Otis Skinner and journalist Emily Kimbrough offer a lighthearted, hilarious memoir of their European tour in the 1920s, when they were fresh out of college from Bryn Mawr. Some of the more amusing anecdotes involve a pair of rabbit-skin capes that begin shedding at the most inopportune moments and an episode in which the girls are stranded atop Notre Dame cathedral at midnight. And, of course, there's romance, in the form of handsome young doctor Tom Newhall and college "Lothario" Avery Moore.

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