New York: Abbeville Press, 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. Quarto (4to). Near fine condition / Very good condition (DJ). Item #017235
176 pages of text including an index. Hardcover binding in almost new condition. Unclipped dustjacket in somewhat sunned on the spine and the top edges. Previous owner's inscription on the front endpaper. Illustrated with numerous color photographs by Skrebneski. Text by Laura Jacobs. Stated: First edition. All of the major designers of the 20th Century are represented, including Adolpho, John Anthony, Balenciaga, Balmain, Geoffrey Beene, Chanel, Dior, Erte for Poiret, Louis Feraud, Ferre, Galanos, Givenchy, Charles James, Lacroix, Lagerfeld for Chanel, Lanvin, Laroche, Claude Montana, Nina Ricci, Yves Saint Laurent, Scaasi, Scherrer, Schiaparelli, Ungaro, Valentino, Venet, Versace, Vionnet, and Vera Wang. The text is clean and unmarked. First edition.