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The Resource Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk

Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk

Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Title
Shocked
Title remainder
my mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Volk
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the acclaimed author of Stuffed: an intimate, richly illustrated memoir that juxtaposes two fascinating lives -- the iconoclastic designer Elsa Schiaparelli and the author's own mother, Audrey Morgen Volk, an upper-middle-class New Yorker -- to explore how a girl fashions herself into a woman
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Volk, Patricia
Dewey number
  • 746.9/20922
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
TT505.S3
LC item number
V65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schiaparelli, Elsa
  • Schiaparelli, Elsa
  • Volk, Audrey Morgen
  • Volk, Audrey Morgen
  • Volk, Patricia
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Volk, Patricia
  • Femininity
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Fashion designers
Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirrors -- "The From Above" -- A Ring and a Mink -- Something in Common -- Gambling -- Manner of Dress -- The Womanly Arts -- Friendship -- Lingerie -- Gainful Employment -- The Vicissitudes of Beauty -- Improving the Mind -- Sex -- Choosing a Husband -- Being a Mother -- Superstition -- The Bogolometz -- Reckoning -- Through the Looking Glass -- Reflection
Control code
1393504
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 283 pages
Isbn
9780307962102
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012034922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1393504
  • (Sirsi) 1393504
  • (OCoLC)800039438
Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk
Publication
Note
"This is a Borzoi book"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirrors -- "The From Above" -- A Ring and a Mink -- Something in Common -- Gambling -- Manner of Dress -- The Womanly Arts -- Friendship -- Lingerie -- Gainful Employment -- The Vicissitudes of Beauty -- Improving the Mind -- Sex -- Choosing a Husband -- Being a Mother -- Superstition -- The Bogolometz -- Reckoning -- Through the Looking Glass -- Reflection
Control code
1393504
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 283 pages
Isbn
9780307962102
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2012034922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1393504
  • (Sirsi) 1393504
  • (OCoLC)800039438

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