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Fashion, Costume, Beauty

Fashion, Costume, Beauty

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Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations
1 Schiaparelli & Prada: Impossible Conversations
N Y, Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012, 0300179553 / 9780300179552 Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Bumped corners. 135162 
Price: 11.95 USD
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Set of Five Dover Fashion Paper Doll Books
2 Set of Five Dover Fashion Paper Doll Books
Dover Publications, Oversize Paperback Very Good 
This is a set of five staple-bound paper doll books: Erte Fashion Paper Dolls of the Twenties (1978, by Susan Johnston); Poiret Fashion Design Paper Dolls in Full Color (1985, by Tom Tierney); Great Fashion Designs of the Twenties (1983, by Tom Tierney); Great Fashion Designs of the Fifties (1985, by Tom Tierney); and Great Fashion Designs of The Sixties (1991, by Tom Tierney). Each book is 9 1/4"w x 12 1/4"h and printed in color on heavy cardstock. Include introduction, notes, captions. 134962 
Price: 35.00 USD
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Standard Textbook of Cosmetology:  A Practical Course on the Scientific Fundamentals of Beauty Culture for Students and Practising Cosmetologists
3 Standard Textbook of Cosmetology: A Practical Course on the Scientific Fundamentals of Beauty Culture for Students and Practising Cosmetologists
Pittsburgh, PA, Bruno's Schools of Hair Design Ltd., 1964, Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Fashion, Costume, Beauty 
Light liquid stain to edge of some pages and rear endpaper. Slight marking. Previous owner's name inside. 504 pages. 5 1/2"w x 8 1/4"h. Full blue cloth boards show some wear at edges and corners. Black and white illustrations. An in-depth textbook originally printed in the thirties that covers everything the practicing cosmetologist needs to know: Hygiene and Personality, Sanitation, Facial Treatments, Haircutting, Electrolysis, Beauty Salon Management, and much more. Glossary of words; index. 140949 
Price: 25.00 USD
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T-Shirt 360
4 T-Shirt 360
Singapore, Page One Publishing, 2006, 9812453490 / 9789812453495 Hard Cover Fine No Jacket Graphic Design 
Small format hardback: 5"w x 6 1/2"h. More than 600 prints, 100 designers, and 30 countries, organized by chapeter: Animals, jokes, miscellany, people, places, typography. Interviews with six top designers. 139399 
Price: 35.00 USD
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5 Victoria and Albert Museum: Indian Embroidery
London, Her Majesty's Stationery Office, 1951, Pamphlet Very Good 
Institutional ex-library book. 9 pages of text then 28 b&w illustrations. Staple-bound 129908 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Aymara Weavings, Adelson, Laurie
6 Adelson, Laurie Aymara Weavings
Washington, D. C., Smithsonian Inst Pr, 1983, 0865280223 / 9780865280229 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 159 pages. Slightly soiled white cover. Many color photos. 7 1/2"w x 10 1/4"h. 136800 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Threads of Identity: Maya Costume of the 1960s in Highland Guatemala, Altman, Patricia B.; West, Caroline D.
7 Altman, Patricia B.; West, Caroline D. Threads of Identity: Maya Costume of the 1960s in Highland Guatemala
Los Angeles, Fowler Museum of Cultural History / University of California, 1992, 0930741234 / 9780930741235 Oversize Hardback Fine Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 192 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11 1/4"h. Full black cloth boards. Many color and b&w photos and illustrations. 138428 
Price: 50.00 USD
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Hats on Heads the Art of Creative Millinery, Anlezark, Mildred
8 Anlezark, Mildred Hats on Heads the Art of Creative Millinery
Australia, Kangaroo Press, 1994, 0864173032 / 9780864173034 Ex-Libris Oversize Paperback Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked. Many illustrations. 152 pages. 097273 
Price: 30.00 USD
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9 Armani, Giorgio; Del Buono, Oreste Storia d'Amore: Giorgio Armani Spring Summer Collection 1991
Milan, Italy, Electa, 1991, Oversize Hardback Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. Large format: 11 1/2" x 15 1/4". Full-page black and white photos. White slipcase a bit soiled with a tear on the bottom. 112503 
Price: 38.00 USD
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English Smocks with Directions for Making Them, Armes, Alice
10 Armes, Alice English Smocks with Directions for Making Them
Leicester, Dryad Press, 1961, Staple Bound Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 16 pages. 5 1/2"w x 8 5/8"h. Includes 13 loose folded tissue paper sheets of smock patterns in pockets and the front and rear of book. 139719 
Price: 35.00 USD
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11 Bailey, Adrian Passion for Fashion : Three Centuries of Changing Styles
Great Britain, Dragon's World Limited, 1988, 1850280630 / 9781850280637 Oversize Hardback Very Good Very Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 192 pages. 120874 
Price: 15.95 USD
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12 Baker, Patricia Fashions of a Decade - The 1940s
B.T. Batsford, 0713466391 / 9780713466393 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Very Good Pictorial Boards 
Ex-library book with the usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Book has been re-bound by the library into heavy, buckrum (cloth) covers: very strong and solid, showing very little use. 64 pages filled with mostly color illustrations and photos. Glossary, reading list and time chart at back. Please note this book has the identical ISBN to the same title of the 1950's. 122942 
Price: 16.95 USD
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13 Baker, Patricia Fashions of a Decade - The 1950s
B.T. Batsford, 0713466391 / 9780713466393 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Very Good Pictorial Boards 
Ex-library book with the usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way with sharp corners, in as-new condition. 64 pages filled with mostly color illustrations and photos. Glossary, reading list and time chart at back. 118224 
Price: 20.00 USD
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14 Baker, Patricia Fashions of a Decade - The 1950s
B.T. Batsford, 0713466391 / 9780713466393 Ex Library Oversize Hardback Good Pictorial Boards 
Ex-library book with the usual stickers, stamps, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and unmarked in any way. Corners are worn, as are bottom edges. 64 pages filled with mostly color illustrations and photos. Glossary, reading list and time chart at back. Please note this book has the identical ISBN to the same title of the 1940's. 127666 
Price: 20.00 USD
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Fashions from the Loom:  Handwoven Clothing Made Easy, Beard, Betty J.
15 Beard, Betty J. Fashions from the Loom: Handwoven Clothing Made Easy
Interweave Press, 1980, 0934026033 / 9780934026031 Comb Binding Very Good Textiles 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Metal comb binding. Many b&w illustrations. Previous owner's inscription inside. 96 pages. 8 7/8"w x 11"h. 140846 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Beard, Tyler 100 Years of Western Wear
U.S.A., Gibbs Smith, Publisher, 2001, 087905591X / 9780879055912 Trade Paperback Fine 
Very very slight shelf wear is detectable, corners are sharp, straight (creased) spine, tight, solid binding, page block has sharp corners, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. In business for 20 years, we provide excellent customer service and ship in packing material appropriate to insuring that your purchase arrives undamaged. 133380 
Price: 28.50 USD
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Fashion Illustration by Fashion Designers, Borrelli, Laird
17 Borrelli, Laird Fashion Illustration by Fashion Designers
San Francisco, Chronicle Books, 2008, 0811863360 / 9780811863360 Oversize Hardback Near Fine Near Fine 
A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 192 pages. 134938 
Price: 14.95 USD
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Medieval Theatre Costume:  A Practical Guide to the Construction of Garments, Brooke, Iris
18 Brooke, Iris Medieval Theatre Costume: A Practical Guide to the Construction of Garments
N Y, Theatre Arts Books, 1969, Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 
Institutional ex-library book with stamps and pocket at back. No library markings on cover or spine. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. 112 pages. Full red cloth boards. Small tears on dust jacket. Iris Brooke presents diagrams for laying out material and cutting, and stresses the importance of costume as an aid to actors in their roles. Contents: Introduction; Diagrams of Measurement; Wardrobe; Religious Drama; Heraldry and Symbolism; Hoods; Head-dress and Crowns: Hose and Shoes; Properties, Armour, Masks and Wings; Royalty and Nobility. 129881 
Price: 35.00 USD
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19 Brooke, Iris Western European Costume: Seventeenth to Mid-Nineteenth Century and Its Relation to the Theatre Volume II
N.Y., Macmillan, 1940, Ex Libris, 2nd. Ed. Hard Cover Good 
Ex-library copy with the usual stamps and markings. Interior pages clean and unmarked; tight binding. Many black and white illustrations and color plates. 144 pages. Corners of cover frayed, showing cardboard underneath. 104612 
Price: 24.95 USD
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20 Brubach, Holly Girlfriend: Men, Women, and Drag
N Y, Random House Inc, 1999, 0679414436 / 9780679414438 Trade Paperback Very Good 
A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 178 pages. 124324 
Price: 11.95 USD
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