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Paris fashion : a cultural history

Author: Valerie Steele
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1988.
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A penetrating analysis of the significance and symbolism of fashion in modern society, and why Paris was for so long the international capital of style.

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Steele, Valerie.
Paris fashion.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1988
(OCoLC)568662874
Online version:
Steele, Valerie.
Paris fashion.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1988
(OCoLC)608620859
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Valerie Steele
ISBN: 0195044657 9780195044652
OCLC Number: 15590241
Description: 317 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Mode and meaning in the capital of style --
The picture of Paris --
The Revolution: liberty, equality, and antiquity --
Parisian types --
The black prince of elegance --
Art and fashion --
Fashionable Rendez-vous --
Le high life --
Le five o'clock tea --
Proust's world of fashion --
Fashion revolution --
Haute Couture in the twentieth century.
Responsibility: Valerie Steele.
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