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COST IN CONTEXT 1920S & 1930S Jennifer Ruby

COST IN CONTEXT 1920S & 1930S By Jennifer Ruby

COST IN CONTEXT 1920S & 1930S by Jennifer Ruby

Condition - Very Good
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Largely a visual history of costume in the 1920s and 1930s, the book shows major developments in fashion for all strata of society and details the social background to these changes. Jennifer Ruby is also the author of The Stuarts and The Edwardians in this series.

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Table of Contents

A wealthy landowner and wife - c1923; their children - c1924; domestic servants, fashion - c1925; the Bright Young Things, a schoolmistress and pupils, a shopkeeper and wife, a labourer and family, miners - c1926; a wedding, designer clothes - Chanel - c1927; Schiaparelli, a housewife, bank clerk and children, unemployed man and children - c1930; making ends meet - c1932; women's fashions, men's clothes, in the kitchen, a country walk - c1933; children's clothes, looking for work, factory workers, a hot potato man, cleaning fish, farmworker and family, landlady and daughter - c1934; the Jarrow Crusade - 1936; a shopping expedition - 1937; conclusion - 1939.

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COST IN CONTEXT 1920S & 1930S by Jennifer Ruby
Used - Very Good
Pavilion Books
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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