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Social History and Economics

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De La Haye, Amy (editor)

50 Years of British Fashion 1947-1997, very numerous illustrations from colour photographs (see specimens below from the rear cover of the d/w) with a few period b&w photographs, glossary of designers, notes and bibliography at end of each section, 208 pp, grey boards in d/w, front cover of d/w a little faded at spine edge, slight scratches to rear of d/w, otherwise in very good condition, V&A Publications 1996

27 x 21.2 cm, 1130g, ISBN 1 85177 194 8

Published to accompany the Victoria & Albert Museum’s major exhibition in 1997 – see below the description from the dustwrapper flap, and the foreword.

Long out of print.  The book was also published in paperback, but surely a book of this size and weight, intended to be referred to frequently, should only ever be published in hardback?

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