Published June 1980
by Peter Owen Publishers .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||280|
Fashions In Eyeglasses book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The most comprehensive history of eyewear ever to be published in E /5. Get this from a library! Fashions in eyeglasses. [Richard Corson] -- Traces the history of eyeglasses through seven centuries, from the first riveted spectacles made up of two single magnifying lenses to the fashionable eyewear of the s. “Fashions in Eyeglasses: From the Fourteenth Century to the Present Day is a surprisingly informative book, a comprehensive study into this category of what has become a staple fashion accessory.”. If you are in search of one of those fabulously photograph filled volumes on the subject of eyewear, then you need to move on. Mr. Corson however does offer up a painstakingly Author: Richard Corson. Fashions in eyeglasses. [Chester Springs, Pa.] Dufour  (OCoLC) Online version: Corson, Richard. Fashions in eyeglasses. [Chester Springs, Pa.] Dufour  (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Richard Corson.
Richard Corson taught theatrical makeup in universities throughout the U. S. and worked as a theatrical makeup consultant. His book Stage Makeup has become the standard text on the subject, while his three valuable social histories, Fashions in Eyeglasses, Fashions in Hair, and Fashions in Makeup, are renowned as classics in their field. Owen, - Eyeglasses - pages 0 Reviews Traces the history of eyeglass fashions through seven centuries from the first riveted spectacles made up of two single magnifying lenses to the latest extremes in fashionable wear dictated by fashion and desire for social status as much as by optical considerations. Fashions In Eyeglasses is the most comprehensive history of eyewear ever to be published in English, now reissued in an enlarged, updated edition. Richard Corson worked extensively in the theatre and his Fashions books have long been regarded as definitive works, Fashions In Hair and Fashions In Make-Up also being published by Peter Owen. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Fashions in Eyeglasses: From the Fourteenth Century to the Present Day by Richard Corson (, Hardcover, Revised) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!
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