Good. The decorative dustjacket adds much to this vintage third printing hardcover. (Don' t buy this one without the jacket) The dustjacket does show some wear along the edges from shelving. Book is clean and bright inside, VG+. MendoPower Employment Services will immediately and carefully pack this book in high-quality bubble lined, envelopes. Then we send you a confirmation e-mail. We appreciate your business and welcome any questions.
Yes. Fair in Good jacket. A look at the life of fashion designer Coco Chanel, translated from the French by Charles Lam Markmann. Book is an ex-library book in fair condition with usual markings, cover soil, foredge soil, spots on some pages and tape and glue remnants, jacket is in good condition with tape and glue remnants and wear. 277 indexed pages, 9.5 x 6.5.
Very good. FIRST ENGLISH LANGUAGE EDITION. Translated from the French by Lam Markmann. Previous owner's inscription to half-title page, else clean, unmarked text. Loaded with black and white illustrations and photos throughout. Mild shelfwear to DJ. Chipped and torn mostly to top and bottom DJ spine. Bottom spine cap of book folded under. Debossed silver metallic facsimile of Coco's signature to front of raspberry cloth boards. Debossed silver metallic lettering to blue cloth spine. Black and white photo of a young Coco framed in circle to front silver metallic DJ. Black and white full page photo of Coco to rear panel. 277 pp. with index. Tight and bright. Known for, among other designs, the famous strawberry pink suit worn by Jackie Kennedy on November 22, 1963. Chanel also gave us jersey dresses, bell-bottom trousers, trench coats, pea jackets, Chanel No. 5 perfume and costume jewelry. Picasso called her "the most sensible woman in Europe." From her humble beginnings to the life among the wealthy and celebrated to the lonely end of her life, Haedrich gives us her story written from his own notes and personal conversations with his friend, Coco Chanel.
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