'Shoes possess magic powers,' writes journalist and shoe obsessive Paola Jacobbi as she totters her way through the history of women's footwear and wonders why it is that women ( from Imelda Marcos to Carrie Bradshaw) love their shoes so, so much. Jacobbi pontificates (sandals are the bikini of footwear); psychoanalyses (the relationship between shoes and sex); and has fiery opinions (ankle boots are quite simply a no-no). She also has plenty of good advice: choosing the right heel for your physique, how to keep shoes ...

I Want Those Shoes! 2007, Scribner Book Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780743277747

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I Want Those Shoes 2006, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, London

ISBN-13: 9780747582465

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