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R9417 Carter, Ernestine The Changing World Of Fashion Putnamís NY: 1977 256 pp. 4to Hardcover, dustjacket VG+/VG clean unmarked copy in sl. darkened, creased, price-clipped dj. first US edition. many ills, some color. intro by Diana Vreeland. $25.00
R10423 Celant, Germano, Ingrid Sischy et al. (cur) Art/Fashion Guggenheim Soho 1997 [Biennale di Firenze] Guggenheim Foundation /Distributed Art Publishers (D.A.P.) Skira Editore 1996 4to stiff card covers/ french flaps. 350 pp. 11.25 x 9.75 in. near fine (one rear cor. bumped) 390 ills.; including 300 in color. includes work by artists and fashion designers Tony Cragg, Lagerfeld, Holzer, Helmut Lang, Lichtenstein, Verace, Schnabel, Merz, Snader, Hirst, Prada, et al. isbn: 1881616851 $165.00
R7916 Charles-Roux, Edmonde et al. Theatre de la mode Rizzoli New York: 1991 190 pp. HB 4to dj. F/F. many color and b/w ills of fashion miniatures and catalogue raisonne (in color) of about 200 models in the collection, with notations of the missing or partially missing dolls. designers include Balenciaga, Balmain, Hermes, Schiaparelli, Worth, Ricci, Rochas, Patou, Paquin, Raphael, ISBN: 0847813401 $300.00
R5728 Coleman, Elizabeth Ann The Genius of Charles James Brooklyn Museum / Holt Rinehart NY: 1983 176 pp. tall 4to first ed.hb dj fine/fine in brodart. $275.00
R10671 Doten, hazel r. fashion drawing: how to do it Harper & Brothers NY: c1939 4to cloth hb 222 pp. many b/w ills. $12.50
R11774 Earle, Alice Morse. Two Centuries of Costume in America MDCXX-MDCCCXX (1620-1830) volume I & volume II (complete in two volumes) Macmillan NY: 1903. 8vo hb first printing. 2 volume edition total of 824 pp. many plates. attractively rebound in black cloth library discard, with gold titling on spine, rear pockets, bookplates at front. Else VG, clean and unmarked set ,binding tight. important reference. $35.00
R10436 Erte [Romain de Tirtoff, 1892-1990] Erte's Theatrical Costumes in Full Color. Dover New York 1979. 4to cloth hb dj. 47 pp. first printing of the signed limited edition of 1300 cloth copies, numbered 1108 signed by the artist on the title page.many color plates (no text) of Erteís color costume drawings for ballet, theater, etc Fine/VG copy, clean and unmarked in slightly rubbed dj with 1 inch closed tear on front panel. $160.00
R11327 Gibbs-Smith, Charles H. The Fashionable Lady in the 19th Century HMSO/ Victoria and Albert Museum London: 1969 2nd printing. tall 8vo pb. 184 pp. illustrated by 219 figs. previous owner inscr. on ffep else clean and unmarked copy, VG+. ISBN:0112902294 $40.00
R9731 Gioello, Debbie Ann Understanding Fabrics: From Fiber To Finished Cloth Fairchild New York 1982. inscribed by author on inside cover. 4to hardcover decorated laminated boards. Near Fine copy in no dj, as issued. corners slightly rubbed. 325 pp (Language Of Fashion Series). ISBN:0870053779 $50.00
R10026 Gioello, Debbie Ann and Beverly Berke Fashion Production Terms Fairchild Publications New York: c1979 quarto hb laminated decorated boards. 340 pp. many b/w ills including photos that give examples of the different stiches, etc. that are defined and described. this copy signed by and inscribed to FIT president Marvin Feldman by principal author on tp. VG+ clean and unmarked copy, corners sl bumped, in no dj (as issued). Language of Fashion Series) excellent reference. isbn: 0870052004 $45.00
R11645 Guerlain, Jean-Paul Jean-Paul Guerlain - My journeys in the world of perfume. Le cherche midi Paris: 2002. oblong 4to hb dj. 135 pp. Illustrations by Marc Lacaze. fine in fine dustjacket. Lovely monograph about the House of Guerlain by its current chatelain, a direct descendent of the founder and the current possessor of ìthe nose,î creator of Vetiver, Chant díarome, Habit Rouge, Parure, Líeau de Guerlain, Nahema, Jardins de Bagatelle, Derby, Samsara, and Champs Elysees. With beautiful photos and drawings that help evoke the ineffable. in English. $175.00
R6272 Julian, Philippe and Diana Vreeland (cur.) La belle epoque Metropolitan Museum of Art NY:1982. 48 pp.4to PB stiff wraps. NF. many ills. catalog of exhibition organized by Ms. Vreeland focusing on fashion and lifestyles in Europe at the beginning of the 20th century. $20.00
R11105 Kawashima, Masaaki standardÝtextÝofÝpatternÝgrading; basic rules   1970. 8vo hb cloth dj. b/w ills.VG+/VG+ all text in Japanese 137 pp. inscription, probably by author on flyleaf (also in Japanese). author is a well-known expert on various aspects of the clothing industry, formerly a professor at the Fashion Institute of Design. $85.00
R8158 Kresz, Maria Ungarische Bauerntrachten (1820-1867) Henschelverlag / Ungar Berlin / Budapest 1957. 2 folio volumes, hardcover with decorated pasteon covers in decorated slipcase. I: 163 II: 96 plates,67 in color. Near fine in intact slipcase with rubbing and wear at extremities. beautiful series of plates of traditional Hungarian costumes, $150.00
R7917 Lynam, Ruth (ed) Couture: an illustrated history of the great Paris designers and their creations Doubleday NY: 1972 4to cloth hardcover dj. VG+/VG 256 pp. first U.S. edition. many color and b/w ills. a history of 20th century fashion written at the height of the mod fashion era, with great examples of the beginnings of Paris fashion at the turn of the century and chapters on Dior, Chanel, Courreges Ungaro and Cardin, Yves st. Laurent, etc. etc. unmarked copy with paperclip stain on several front pages, covers faded at edges, in edgeworn dj with rubbing and fleabites at spine ends, corners, no major chips or tears. $45.00
R6154 Morse, Albert L. The Tattooists self SF: 1977. Folio black cloth HB dj, red titling.NF/NF. first printing limited to 2500 copies. decorative endpapers. many photos,several in color; text drawn from tattoo artist interviews; includes artist bios, etc. first two leaves mildly creased, else fine, dj has rubbing at corners, no chips or tears. no box. $65.00
R10880 Nugent, Kathleen Art to Wear: New Handmade Clothing American Craft Museum II NY: 1983, sq 8vo PB checklist of 75 items of wearable art, 24 items illustrated in color. near fine copy, clean and unmarked, covers slightly rubbed. $12.50
R11121 Pfister, Andrea and Jean-Claude Carriere Andrea Pfister : Trente Ans de Creations / Thirty Years of Creation Editions Plume Paris: 1995. Oblong 4to. 126 pp. near fine.(cors. rubbed). PB catalog, illustrated in color. French and English text, many color photos of shoes. exhibition invitation laid in. $45.00
R11782 Poli, Doretta Davanzo (cur) I Mestieri della Moda a Venezia, Serenissima: The Arts of Fashion in Venice from the 13th to the 18th Century. Equitable Gallery NY: 1995 140 pp. many color plates. tall 4to softcover. fine condition. revised edition. Nov. 28, 1995 to Jan. 20, 1996. gorgeous book showing the history of Venetian fashion, produced with the cooperation of the Museo Correr. in English. $115.00
R9719 Sherman, Jerry, And Hertz, Eric Woman Power in Textile and Apparel Sales Fairchild Publications New York: c1979. Hard cover 8vo near fine copy, clean and unmarked, corners slightly rubbed, no dj as Issued. First printing. 124 pp. b/w ills. (line drawings), bibliiograhpy. $15.00
R1898 Sitwell, Sacheverell (intro) Gallery of Fashion 1790-1822 from plates by Heideloff and Ackermann Batsford Ltd. London: 1949. 8vo, cloth, HB, dj. first edition.16 full page color plates. VG/VG+. Some overall foxing and ìghostingî of the plates, dj is a little foxed but has no chips or tears. A beautiful book with wonderful color ills. $20.00
R10093 Steele, Valerie Women of fashion: twentieth century designers Rizzoli NY: 1991 224 pp. 4to hb cloth dj. fine copy clean and unmarked in VG+ dj. many color and b/w photos, documenting the history of fashion. ISBN:0847813940 $85.00
R11150 Sugimoto, Takashi and Ito, Tokio [photog] Window Displays in New YorkÝ Kodansha Tokyo: 1990 150 pp. first edition. folio hb dj profusely illustrated in color. NF/NF (one cor. bumped, dj is rubbed, sl. edgeworn, no chips or tears). map endpapers. In Japanese and English. essay by Sugimoto. isbn: 4062049422 $99.50
R9712 Textile Print Design Fisher, Richard and Dorothy Wolfthal Fairchild NY: 1987 214 pp. 4to Hardcover, laminated decorated boards. Fine copy, clean and unmarked. many ills., some color. ISBN: 0870055135 $35.00
R4838 White, Palmer Poiret Clarkson Potter NY: 1973 191 pp. HB 4to dj VG+/VG+ (dj is price-clipped, a little faded, rubbed at extremities). 120 ills, 20 in color. $125.00
R8094 Wilcox,R. Turner The mode in Furs; the history of furred costume of the world from the earlist times to th epresnt Scribners NY: 1951 253 pp. 4to hb dj NF/VG+ presentable, clean unmarked copy, binding tight, in edgeworn dj with a few sm. closed tears. 690 drawings $125.00
R9730 Zamkoff, Bernard and Jeanne Price basic pattern skills for fashion design Fairchild NY: c1987 166 pp. folio hardcover, laminated decorated boards, no dj. (as issued). fine copy, clean and unmarked. FIT Collection. many line drawings. ISBN: 0870055704 $125.00
R9993 Zangrillo, Frances Leto Fashion Design for the Plus-Size Fairchild, NY: 1990. 4to hb laminated decorated boards. 191 pp. color photos, line drawings, etc. signed and inscribed by author to Marvin Feldman, president of FIT. Near Fine. ISBN:0870056778 $35.00
R9710   new rational pattern making for misses womenís and childrenís garments   n.l.: n.d. (ca 1980) 256 pp. small 4to cloth gold stamped. many line drawings. text and captions in Japanese and English. $75.00
R11147   Form 1989 Middlesex Polytechnic UK: 1989 4to PB slick b/w catalog of the work of fashion graduates. unpaged, about 60 pp. many b/w ills. near fine (corners rubbed) $40.00
R11751   Andalou Gunesi: dunku vebugunku turkiye Vakko Turkey: 1980 oblong 8vo hb dj. portrait of Kemal Attaturk on cover and frontis. decorative endpapers. survey of contemporary Turkish fashion design, much of it inspired by historical and traditional sources, with many color photos and sketches. In Turkish. unpaged, (around 70 pp). fine copy, clean and unmarked in near fine, slightly rubbed dj. $75.00