A Wonderful Time: An Intimate Portrait of the Good Life by Slim Aarons. New York: Harper Row, 1974. First Edition. Hardcover with dust jacket. Slim Aarons was an American photographer noted for photographing socialites, jet-setters and celebrities. He made his career out of what he called photographing attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places. Aarons's superb photo essay depicts the lifestyles of privileged America.