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image of The Brisbane Fashion Show; Spring - Summer 1955-56

The Brisbane Fashion Show; Spring - Summer 1955-56

by McGrath, Amy. Moir, Annette. Paterson, Betty

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1955
Edition
First Edition
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Brisbane: The Courier-Mail, 1955. First Edition. Program describing over one hundred delightful and amusing vintage fifties outfits offering variations on many a theme. "ACACIA: Wattle print nylon with softly tiered skirt. For the younger set. PICKET FENCE: Afternoon sun outfit for the unexpected casual outing. MOONRISE: Fully formal ball gown in Hydrangea shades." Fashions selected,… Read more
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Hatman's Review

by [VARIOUS] H.H. MISCAMBLE (Editor)

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1937
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Sydney: Canberra Advertising Ltd, 1937. Volume 2. No.1 February 7th, 1937 'Hatman's Review: Incorporating Mercery Lines' Offical Organ of the Hat Trade Wonderful illustrated trade journal with lively advisements for local businesses and headlines on everything from the 'MARKET REPORT: RABBIT SKINS' to ' M. STALIN ORDERS DINNER JACKET: The Moscow correspondent of the "Daily Sketch"… Read more
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image of Ce Qu'il Faut Voir. (What One Must See). A L'Exposition Coloniale

Ce Qu'il Faut Voir. (What One Must See). A L'Exposition Coloniale

by COLOMB, Hélène (préface)

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1931
Condition
Fine
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AU$180.47

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Paris, 1931. Fine. Highlights from each region's pavilion at the International Colonial Exhibition in Paris, 1931. Extremely scarce. Bound in original decorated wrappers, 140mm x 190mm, 125 pages, 20 full-page black & white photographic plates, profusely illustrated throughout; a fine copy.
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Fraisse Vêtements

by [BAYARD]

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1930
Edition
First Edition
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AU$143.64

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Lyon: Giraud et Rivoire, 1930. First Edition. Striking Bayard menswear catalogue from the fashionable French ski slopes of Grenoble. You might recognize the iconic image of the mysterious man in the trench coat and Fedora who appears on the cover of this catalog; a plethora of unauthorized vintage posters reproduce him. Often uncredited and/or listed 'anonymous', the original artwork… Read more
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Vêtements Paul Millet

by [BAYARD]

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Rare Illustrated Books
Published
1930
Edition
First Edition
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Lyon: Giraud et Rivoire, 1930. First Edition. Vintage Bayard fashion catalogue from a purveyor by the name of Paul Millet on Rue des Oiseaux in Montceau-les-Mines, France. Large octavo, bound in illustrated paper wrappers, 10 pages, 10 full-page colour illustrations, light embrowning to covers, 2 mm closed tears to front cover, 50 mm closed tear to back cover,… Read more
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Tivoli Theatre Program

by RICKARDS, Harry

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Published
1917
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Sydney: Maas and Maas Ltd, 1917. Wartime theatre pamphlet interesting also for its plethora of vintage advertisements. Program for the week commencing Saturday, September 15, 1917: 1. Tivoli Orchestra plays an overture "Sunny Cicily" 2. Performance by Miss Ruth Budd, the girl with the smile; 'She sings, she dances, and executes the most hazardous feats on the… Read more
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