Allure

Allure
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Diana Vreeland. With Christopher Hemphill.

New York. Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1980. First edition. Hardbound in red buckram with gilt titles, dust jacket. 208 pages. Illustrated throughout with b&w photographs. 390 x 280mm (15 x 11"). 1.9kg. 0385150482. English. Very good, in good dust jacket; light shelf wear, light creasing to top edge of rear jacket, short 4cm tear at head of spine, repaired with tape to verso, not price-clipped.

A first edition of the classic book by the New York fashion editor Diana Vreeland, in which she selects a "pot-pourri" of images that encapsulate her idea of Allure. The photographs are taken from many different sources and supplemented with Vreeland's witty and insightful remarks.