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The look of the century

Author: Michael Tambini; Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : DK Pub., 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Describes with pictures the change in fashion, transportation, accessories, and many other items over the century.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Tambini; Cooper-Hewitt Museum.
ISBN: 078940950X 9780789409508
OCLC Number: 34409884
Notes: "In association with Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, Smithsonian Institution"--Cover.
Includes index.
Description: 288 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
Contents: The living room --
Kitchen & dining room --
Bathroom, bedroom, & nursery --
Around the house --
Clothing & accessories --
Leisure --
Transportation --
The office --
Graphics, advertising, & packaging --
A-Z of designers. Foreword --
Introduction --
The living room. Chairs; Sofas; Coffee & side tables; Vases; Bowls; Candlesticks; Lighting; Radios; Television sets; Music systems; Tape machines --
Kitchen & dining room. Stoves; Refrigerators; Washing machines; Coffeemakers; Kettles; Toasters; Food mixers; Cutlery; Tea & coffee sets; Dinner services; Glassware; Bar accessories; Dining furniture --
Bathroom, bedroom, & nursery. Bathrooms; Toothbrushes; Razors; Perfume bottles; Hair dryers; Beds; Baby carriages; Toys & models; Games & outdoor toys; Dolls --
Around the house. Wallpaper; Textiles; Storage; Telephones; Clocks; Vacuum cleaners --
Clothing & accessories. Childrenswear; Women's daywear; Men's daywear; Haute couture; Shoes; Hats; Watches; Fountain pens; Makeup; Jewelry --
Leisure. Swimwear; Sports equipment; Cameras; Guitars; Jukeboxes --
Transportation. Bicycles; Scooters; Motorcycles; Cars --
The office. Desks & chairs; Office equipment; Desk accessories; Typewriters; Computers; Photocopiers & fax machines; Adding machines --
Graphics, advertising, & packaging. Typefaces; Corporate identity; Magazine covers; Record covers; Posters; Packaging --
A-Z of designers --
Glossary.
Responsibility: Michael Tambini.

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Describes with pictures the change in fashion, transportation, accessories, and many other items over the century.

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