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Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »

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Chinstraps Nose Moulds & Corsets

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For centuries, the seeds sown by advertising to beguile women have fallen on fertile ground. The sell has been soft-to create a feeling of promise. Then, as now, it has been essential to make the product unforgettable, superior, one that outshines all the others-yet, somehow, within reach. Although, outwardly, it is beauty products and clothing that seem to give women confidence, there are other, less obvious (indeed, well-hidden) items that women have thought highly of over the years. This entertaining anthology of vintage advertising pitched at the British woman ranges widely across face and figure; tooth, hair, and nail; health and malaise; fashion and fad; fact and fantasy.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781854794444
Subtitle:
A Shopper's Guide to Feminine Beauty 1880S-1930s
Author:
Hawthorne, Rosematy
Author:
Hawthorne, Rosemary
Publisher:
Michael O'Mara
Subject:
General History
Publication Date:
19990901
Binding:
HC
Pages:
64

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