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Modesty in dress

James Laver

Modesty in dress

an inquiry into the fundamentals of fashion

by James Laver

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Published by Heinemann in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography p183-186.

Statementby James Laver.
The Physical Object
Pagination(6),186p. :
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20142695M


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