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Yves Saint Laurent : a biography

Author: Laurence Benaïm; Kate Deimling
Publisher: New York, NY : Rizzoli Ex Libris, 2019.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This definitive portrait of the creative genius who transformed fashion is the first major English-language biography of Yves Saint Laurent since his death in 2008, featuring exclusive interviews of those who knew him best, by one of the most respected names in French fashion. Yves Saint Laurent's impact on fashion is legendary, yet he remains an enigmatic and compelling figure. Tracing the development of Saint  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Yves Saint Laurent; Yves Saint Laurent
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurence Benaïm; Kate Deimling
ISBN: 9780847863396 0847863395
OCLC Number: 1044556203
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Originally published: Yves Saint Laurent by Laurence Benaïm ©Èditions Grasset & Fasquelle, 2002.
Description: xiii, 528 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Yves Saint Laurent.
Responsibility: Laurence Benaïm ; translated from the French by Kate Deimling.

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This definitive portrait of the creative genius who transformed fashion is the first major English-language biography of Yves Saint Laurent since his death in 2008, featuring exclusive interviews of  Read more...

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"A meticulously detailed, overly worshipful biography of Yves Saint Laurent (1936-2008), conveyed in prose as sumptuous as the designer's acclaimed couture... An adoring homage."--Kirkus

 
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