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Fairchild's dictionary of fashion

Author: Charlotte Mankey Calasibetta; Fairchild Publications.
Publisher: New York : Fairchild Publications, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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A major revision of the 1975 work. Some 15,000 definitions are arranged alphabetically. The book also features 500 b&w sketches (most by the author) and 16 color pages containing illustrations that are cross-referenced into the text. The appendix comprises biographical sketches of some 150 international designers plus photos of their fashion creations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Calasibetta, Charlotte Mankey.
Fairchild's dictionary of fashion.
New York : Fairchild Publications, ©1988
(OCoLC)681731853
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charlotte Mankey Calasibetta; Fairchild Publications.
ISBN: 0870056352 9780870056352
OCLC Number: 17932099
Notes: Illustrations on lining papers.
Includes index.
Description: 749 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Dictionary of fashion.
Responsibility: Charlotte Mankey Calasibetta.

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A major revision of the 1975 work. Some 15,000 definitions are arranged alphabetically. The book also features 500 b&w sketches (most by the author) and 16 color pages containing illustrations that are cross-referenced into the text. The appendix comprises biographical sketches of some 150 international designers plus photos of their fashion creations. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

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