Talking about Fashion by Christian Dior 1st Edition Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1954 G.P. Putnam's Sons


Title: Talking about Fashion

Author: Christian Dior

Description: First Edition (no other printings indicated). Gray paper covered boards with a brick colored cloth spine. Small fade mark at tail of spine. End-papers show faint general soiling. Dust jacket has some chipping at tail of spine and a chip out of the bottom edge of the front panel; bottom of front panel also shows some creasing; old tape repair at the bottom-right edge of the spine; price clipped. DJ in clear archival sleeve.16 plates illustrated with photographs. xv, 112 pp. 7.5" x 5.25".

By the fashion designer Christian Dior as told to Elie Rabourdin and Alice Chavane. Dior personally tells the story of his career from the modest beginnings in the 1930's when he first began to sell his drawings to the fashion editor of Figaro, up to 1947 when he opened his Paris salon, founded the Dior fashion house, and gained international recognition.

Binding: Hardcover

Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good–

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons

Place: New York

Year: 1954

ISBN: n/a

Language: English

Keywords: haute couture, fashion designers, French, fashion, clothing, biography, memoir,

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