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The 1920s

by Peacock, John

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Published by Thames and Hudson in London, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fashion -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works,
  • Clothing and dress -- History -- 20th century -- Pictorial works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 64).

    StatementJohn Peacock.
    GenrePictorial works.
    SeriesFashion sourcebooks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT596 .P383 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p. :
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1014327M
    ISBN 100500279322
    LC Control Number96061171
    OCLC/WorldCa36760117

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