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Published by V&A in London .
Written in English


  • Fashion design -- England -- London -- History -- Exhibitions.,
  • Nineteen sixties -- Exhibitions.,
  • Mode.,
  • 4.240.

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Edition Notes

StatementChristopher Breward, David Gilbert and Jenny Lister, editors.
ContributionsBreward, Christopher, 1965-, Gilbert, David., Lister, Jenny.
LC ClassificationsTT504.6.G7 S95 2006, TT504.6.G7 S95 2006
The Physical Object
Pagination128 p. :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18278651M
ISBN 10185177484X
ISBN 109781851774845

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