Kimono: Fashioning Culture - Dalby, Liza

The colorful and stylized kimono--the national garment of Japan--expresses not only Japanese aethetic sensibilities but the soul of Japan as well. The author of the highly acclaimed Geisha traces the history, uses, aesthetics, and social meaning of the kimono. 200 illustrations. 28 color plates.

Kimono: Fashioning Culture 2004, University of Washington Press

ISBN-13: 9780295981550

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Kimono: Fashioning Culture 2001, Vintage Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780099428992

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Kimono: Fashioning Culture 1993, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300056396

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