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Author: Richard Kirshenbaum
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2019.
Series: [A novel of beauty and rivalry]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"This fast-paced novel examines the lives, loves, and sacrifices of the visionaries who invented the modern cosmetics industry: Josiah Herzenstein, born in a Polish Jewish Shtlel, the entrepreneur who transforms herself into a global style icon and the richest woman in the world, Josephine Herz; Constance Gardiner, her rival, the ultimate society woman who invents the door-to-door business and its female workforce  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Novels
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Kirshenbaum
ISBN: 9781250150950 1250150957
OCLC Number: 1083676060
Description: 309 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: [A novel of beauty and rivalry]
Responsibility: Richard Kirshenbaum.

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Like Swans of Fifth Avenue and Truman Capote's Answered Prayers, Rouge gives readers a rare front row seat into the world of high society and business through the rivalry of two beauty industry icons  Read more...

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"A vivid portrait of glamorous, feisty women contending for the crown of cosmetics queen." --Kirkus"A fun, frothy look into the lives and secrets of (fictional) beauty-industry players." --New York Read more...

 
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