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              Books by Valerie Steele

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              Fifty Years of Fashion: New Look to Now

              Fifty Years of Fashion: New Look to Now (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Steele, Valerie

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              From haute couture to hot pants, from glamour to grunge, the second half of the 20th century witnessed some startling revolutions in fashion. This survey not only describes the great designers and their creations but also places clothing trends within their social and cultural co ...

              ISBN 9780300087383
              Published 15 August 2000 by Yale University Press
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              Fashion Designers A-Z: Etro Edition

              Fashion Designers A-Z: Etro Edition (Hardback, Etro Edition)

              By Steele, Valerie; Menkes, Suzy

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              From Azzedine Alaia and Coco Chanel, to Alexander McQueen, Yves Saint Laurent, and Vivienne Westwood, the greatest fashion designers of the 20th and 21st centuries are featured in the permanent collection of The Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology. With 500 masterpieces ...

              ISBN 9783836543019
              Published 1 December 2012 by Taschen
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              Fashion Underground: The World of Susanne Bartsch

              Fashion Underground: The World of Susanne Bartsch (Hardback)

              By Steele, Valerie; Marra, Melissa; Bartsch, Susanne; Khairzada, Waleed

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              A lavishly illustrated tribute to one of the most remarkable self-invented personalities on the New York fashion scene

              ISBN 9780300214628
              Published 15 October 2015 by Yale University Press
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              Exposed: A History of Lingerie

              Exposed: A History of Lingerie (Hardback)

              By Hill, Colleen; Introduction by Steele, Valerie

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              A beautifully illustrated overview of women's undergarments from the 18th century to the present, with a focus on history, fashion, and craftsmanship

              ISBN 9780300208863
              Published 15 July 2014 by Yale University Press
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              The Corset: A Cultural History

              The Corset: A Cultural History (Trade Paperback / Paperback, illustrated edition)

              By Steele, Valerie

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              An essential element of fashionable dress from the Renaissance into the 20th century, the corset has been viewed not only as an object of eroticism but also as an instrument of torture and subjugation. This is an exploration of the cultural history of the corset.

              ISBN 9780300099539
              Published 15 February 2003 by Yale University Press
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              American Style and Spirit: Fashion and Lives of the Roddis Family 1850-1995
               

              American Style and Spirit: Fashion and Lives of the Roddis Family 1850-1995 (Hardback)

              By Bradbury, Jane; Maeder, Edward; Foreword by Steele, Valerie

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              Brought to life for the first time outside the attic in which they were stored for generations, here are more than 300 garments and accessories, beautifully preserved and complemented by archival objects, family photographs, and letters. A must for every vintage fashion enthusias ...

              ISBN 9781851778898
              Published 23 November 2016 by Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Fashion: The Whole Story

              Fashion: The Whole Story (Paperback)

              Edited by Fogg, Marnie; By Steele, Valerie

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              Suitable for everyone who loves the line of a superb suit or knows the joy of wearing a great pair of shoes, this book traces the history of fashion in every part of the world, from Greco-Roman woven-cloth clothing and the silk court dress of the Chinese Tang dynasty to contempor ...

              ISBN 9780500291108
              Published 1 September 2013 by Thames and Hudson (Australia)
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              Shoe Obsession
               

              Shoe Obsession (Hardback)

              By Steele, Valerie; Hill, Colleen

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              Over the past decade, shoe design has become increasingly central to fashion, with fashion companies paying ever more attention to shoes and other accessories. High-heeled shoes, in particular, have become the fashion accessory of the 21st century. This title explores western cul ...

              ISBN 9780300190793
              Published 15 April 2013 by Yale University Press
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              The Black Dress
               

              The Black Dress (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Steele, Valerie

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              Tells the story of the black dress - a popular item in fashion history. This book includes paintings by Auguste Renoir, Edouard Manet, and John Singer Sargent, illustrations by Georges LePape, Paul Poiret, and Ruben Toledo, and images of cinematic icons Audrey Hepburn in Breakfas ...

              ISBN 9780061209048
              Published 2 October 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers
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              Exhibitionism: 50 Years of the Museum at FIT
               

              Exhibitionism: 50 Years of the Museum at FIT (Hardback)

              By Steele, Valerie

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              Founded in 1969 by the Fashion Institute of Technology, The Museum at FIT is a specialized fashion museum famous for its innovative and award-winning exhibitions. The museum has been the site of more than 200 exhibitions since the 1970s, and Exhibitionism commemorates approximate ...

              ISBN 9788857239729
              Published 4 September 2019 by Skira
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