The Conklin Company, 1933. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. The Cary Collection is delighted to present a stunning copy of this etiquette art deco rarity: 'The Art of Social Climbing' by Felix Du Barry in a never seen before glamourous dust wrapper featuring three bon vivants ascending a ladder with a terrier at their heels!~ frivolous, but charming chapters include: Newport Speaks/ Little Drops Of Water, Contract Bridge And A Fluke/ The Lesbian Theory/ Suicides, Treadmills, Etc, Their Relation To Social Climbing/ Love And Sex/ & 'Happy Endings'~ A 'Gem' of a scarcity you're likely never to see again in this superb state!~ Bon Appetit!