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The beautiful fall : fashion, genius and glorious excess in 1970s Paris

Author: Alicia Drake
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2012. ©2006
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drake presents a sublime and dramatic narrative about the high-chic fashion wars of 1970s Paris where two titanic geniuses and rivals, Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagefeld, collided and sparked a tumultuous decade.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)156891040
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Alicia Drake
ISBN: 9780316150774 0316150770
OCLC Number: 905086552
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Alicia Drake.

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'It was all about the cult of pleasure and beauty. Some lost their plumes, others lost their lives' - Anouchka, former model and Paris party girl  Read more...

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'In this fascinating read, Drake reveals the fashion industry's constant flux between in and out, right and wrong, and how Yves Saint Laurent and Karl Lagerfeld trod a rivalrous tightrope' Glamour Read more...

 
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