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    They wore what?! : the weird history of fashion and beauty / Richard Platt.
    by Platt, Richard.
     
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    Minnetonka, Minn. : Two-Can, 2007.
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  • Fashion -- History -- Juvenile literature.
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  • Beauty, Personal -- History -- Juvenile literature.
  • ISBN: 
    9781587285820
    1587285827
    9781587285844 (pbk.)
    1587285843 (pbk.)
    Description: 
    48 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
    Contents: 
    Fashionable figures -- Ancient attitudes -- Forbidden fashions -- Smooth operator -- Fashion victims -- If you've got it, flaunt it -- Miss beehive -- Hat for all occasions -- Wild and untamed -- Bras and bindings -- Crinolines and bustles -- Waists like wasps -- Squeezing and shaping -- Skin deep -- My feet are killing me -- Unkindest cut of all -- Why stop at the ear? -- All my own teeth -- Makeup and beauty -- Poisonous potions -- What's so weird about that?
    Contents: 
    Fashionable figures -- Ancient attitudes -- Forbidden fashions -- Smooth operator -- Fashion victims -- If you've got it, flaunt it -- Miss beehive -- Hat for all occasions -- Wild and untamed -- Bras and bindings -- Crinolines and bustles -- Waists like wasps -- Squeezing and shaping -- Skin deep -- My feet are killing me -- Unkindest cut of all -- Why stop at the ear? -- All my own teeth -- Makeup and beauty -- Poisonous potions -- What's so weird about that?
    Notes: 
    Simultaneously published under title: Would you believe-- in 1500, platform shoes were outlawed? London : Oxford University Press, 2007.
    Summary: 
    "Describes changing ideas of fashion and beauty through history and around the world"--Provided by publisher.
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    J 391.009 PLATT
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