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Sunday, or A Working Girl's Lament
Monaco: Imprimerie El Chene, 1930. 74 leaves, printed on rectos (front side) only, in many shades of ink, with color illustrations to start each section. A rather scandalous rhyming tale of a woman in the "family way" trying to recapture the attention of her wayward boyfriend. On the way, she has various adventures involving sex, cocaine, and the Harlem Cotton Club. The author was the heir to the Singer sewing machine fortune and one of the most notorious socialites and fashion plates on both sides of the Atlantic. Published in an edition of 200 copies. This is the correct first edition: the book was published in French in 1935, London in 1960, and New York in 1961. OCLC records only four US holdings. ISBN: 281AIB1025630.
A very good copy in decorated paper and green cloth. Limited edition, #124/200. Copy is numbered but unsigned. Edge and corner wear with fraying beginning at corners and spine edges.Book ID: 132208More details Price: $160.00
Costume Patterns and Designs
(New York): Rizzoli, 1990. 128 pages. 9-1/2 by 12-3/4 inches. A survey of "costume patterns and dress designs of nearly every nation from antiquity to modern times" -- from the front flap. Multiple plates per page in color, printed verso only. ISBN: 9780847812097.
Later printing. Page edges and endpapers spotted, else very good. Dust jacket spotted on verso, else very good. A large, heavy book.Book ID: 145383More details Price: $93.75
The Way We Wore: Styles of the 1930s and '40s and Our World Since Then
Fallbrook, California: Fallbrook Publishing, Ltd, 1993. 438 pages. The legenbdary Hollywood actress and "best dressed actress at MGM," presents a treasury of pictures, fashion layouts, production stills and publicity shots from her early days of film acting. These photographs present a comprehensive look of what American women of fortunate means actually wore during that graceful period. ISBN: 9781882747009.
Inscribed by the author on front free endpaper: To Elaine and Tony, With love from Ann and greetings from Marsha Hunt who loves your daughter! Christmas 1, 1996." First edition (first printing). Near fine in a near fine dust jacket.Book ID: 262589More details Price: $40.00
Reno's Scientific Method of Blueprint Curly Cutting (11th Edition)
(Long Beach, CA): (Reno's University of Beauty), 1950. 117 pages. A beautician's textbook for cutting curly hair. Profusely illustrated. ISBN: 281AIB1034728.
Very good with plastic comb binding. Previous owner's name in pencil on License and Registration page.Book ID: 160682More details Price: $37.50
Fashion Designers at the Opera
Thames & Hudson, 2011. ISBN: 9780500515761.
Near FineBook ID: 3749More details Price: $30.00
The Thread of Ariadne: A Study of Ancient Greek Dress
Goteborg: Paul Astroms Forlag, 1970. ISBN: 281AIB0032991.
Clean inside. No highlighting or underlining. Very good in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 19638More details Price: $18.00
Direct Selling Shoe Manual: A Coures in Practical Foot Orthopedics, Scientific Shoe Fitting and Applied Salesmanship
Brockton, Mass: Knapp Brothers Shoe Mfg. Co, 1940. Approximately 120 pages. ISBN: 281AIB0001557.
Very good in wrappers (paperback).Book ID: 1299More details Price: $15.00
Style Your Dream Wedding
Thomas Nelson, 2008. ISBN: 9781591862574.
Very GoodBook ID: 129371More details Price: $15.00
Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1975. ISBN: 9780442223212.
Very GoodBook ID: 218005More details Price: $12.48
Mermaids: Nymphs of the Sea
Harper, 1996. ISBN: 9780002250382.
Very GoodBook ID: 182011More details Price: $10.60
The Honest Life: Living Naturally and True to You
Rodale Books, 2013. ISBN: 9781609619114.
Very GoodBook ID: 123045More details Price: $10.00
Braids, Buns, and Twists!: Step-by-Step Tutorials for 82 Fabulous Hairstyles
Chronicle Books, 2013. ISBN: 9781452124841.
FineBook ID: 250555More details Price: $9.98
Natural Beauty for All Seasons : More Thean 250 Simple Recipes and Gift-Giving Ideas for Year-Round Beauty
Henry Holt & Co, 1996. ISBN: 9780805046557.
Very GoodBook ID: 65252More details Price: $9.50
Historical Encyclopedia of Costumes
Checkmark Books, 1988. ISBN: 9780816019762.
Very GoodBook ID: 223431More details Price: $8.50
The New Braiding Handbook: 60 Modern Twists on the Classic Hairstyle
Ulysses Press, 2014. ISBN: 9781612432960.
Very GoodBook ID: 209807More details Price: $8.48
Ornamented Bags for Tallit and Tefillin of the Judah L. Magnes Museum
Judah L Magnes Museum, 1984. ISBN: 9780943376202.
Very GoodBook ID: 239560More details Price: $8.00
Chronicle Books, 2011. ISBN: 602004044372.
Very GoodBook ID: 259615More details Price: $8.00
50 Ways to Wear a Scarf
Chronicle Books, 2014. ISBN: 9781452125978.
Very GoodBook ID: 237804More details Price: $7.50
Victorian Fashions and Costumes from Harper's Bazar, 1867-1898 (Dover Fashion and Costumes)
Dover Publications, 1974. ISBN: 9780486229904.
Very GoodBook ID: 253195More details Price: $7.50
Mehndi : The Art of Henna Body Painting
Random House Inc, 1998. ISBN: 9780609803196.
Very GoodBook ID: 151023More details Price: $5.50