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The Face of the World: An International Scrapbook of People and Places by  Cecil BEATON - First Edition - 1958 - from Rare Illustrated Books (SKU: 440)

The Face of the World: An International Scrapbook of People and Places

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The Face of the World: An International Scrapbook of People and Places

by BEATON, Cecil

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London: Weidenfield and Nicolson, 1958. A survey of Beaton's work following World War Two capturing what he described as 'a decade of revival.' Features photographs of famous New Yorkers, European fashion icons, artists and writers. There is a chapter on Audrey Hepburn and another on Marilyn Monroe. All very glamorous. Quarto, a very good copy of the first edition in original cloth.

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Bookseller Inventory #
440
Title
The Face of the World: An International Scrapbook of People and Places
Author
BEATON, Cecil
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Weidenfield and Nicolson
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1958
Bookseller catalogs
Photography; Fashion; Travel;

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