THE "BLUE BOOK":A Bibliographical Attempt to Describe the Guide Books to the Houses of "Ill Fame" in New Orleans as They Were Published There. Together with some pertinent and illuminating remarks pertaining to the "Establishments and Courtesans" as well as to “Harlotry" in general in New Orleans. By Semper Idem.
(New Orleans: Privately Printed (for Charles Heartman, Heartman's Historical Series No. 50), 1936. First edition, "limited" (without a statement of number). 8vo. (6), 9-77 pp. Illustrated from photographs, title pages, ephemera, advertisements, etc., plates. Describes 13 of the "Blue Books," directories and advertising works for New Orleans "houses of ill..... More