Mother Knows Best. Edna FERBER.

Mother Knows Best. Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1927.

First Edition. Fiction book, or, a collection of novelettes including titles such as “Classified,” “Perfectly Independent,” “Every Other Thursday,” and “Consider the Lilies.” Basis for the 1928 black and white Fox Film of the same title directed by John G. Blystone and starring Madge Bellamy and Louise Dresser about “ stage-actress mother and her daughter in a battle-of-wills in a "don't do this, daughter" and "don't do that, daughter" story of youthful folly and over-zealous parental devotion.” Very Good in a Good only dustjacket with wraparound dustjacket art, with several large chips, large tears to spine edges and jacket panels, and spine faded.

Price: $85.00

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