Illustrator(s): Congdon-Martin, Douglas. Num Pages: 224 pages, 770 color photos. BIC Classification: ACX; AK; AMR. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 286 x 222 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1442. . 2006. 2 Revised. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: Step back into the fabulous world of the 1950s! Popular culture was stimulated as products were mass produced and the middle class emerged. After World War II, America prospered and took the lead in popular culture as people rebuilt their lives by looking forward. Designs of whimsy and abstract patterns jump along the pages in bright and exhilarating colors. From furniture and textiles to Hawaiian shirts, poodle skirts, vinyl handbags, gabardine jackets, rayon dresses and more, nearly every aspect of modern living in the 1950s is shown in full color. Over 770 color photographs display this lively period in all its fantastic glory. Never before has such an expansive volume been published from the collector's point of view. Whether a dealer, collector, historian, or just someone interested in the 1950s, you will be delighted as these 224 pages unfold to tell the story of this popular and fun-filled decade.
Product Description: From furniture and textiles to poodle skirts, vinyl handbags, gabardine jackets, rayon dresses and more, nearly every aspect of modern living in the 1950s is shown. Over 770 photographs display the lively period of the 50s in all its fantastic glory.'
Title: Fabulous Fifties: Designs for Modern Living ...
Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd
Book Condition: New
Book Description Book Condition: VeryGood. Ships Within 24 Hours M-F- Satisfaction Guaranteed! Item is in Good Condition. Clean Copy With Light Amount of Wear. Bookseller Inventory # 39B9UG002ZP6
Book Description Schiffer Publishing, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Good Hard cover. Oversized. LACKS dust jacket.Â Clean text -- NO writing, NO highlighting to text.Â Good condition. Oversized.Â Clean text -- NO writing, NO highlighting to text.ÂPLEASE NOTE: Domestic US media (standard) US orders ONLY.Â NO international orders. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000117669
Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, Atglen, PA, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 2nd Edition. 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall. Black titles on maroon cloth, 224 pages including bibliography and index. Bookseller Inventory # 015236
Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used: Acceptable. Bookseller Inventory # SONG0764309021
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Fabulous Fifties: Designs for Modern Living (Schiffer Book for Collectors). Bookseller Inventory # Amz4800031
Book Description Book Condition: Very Good. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97807643090213.0
Book Description Schiffer Publishing. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 0764309021 Like New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # LN6.0408756
Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97807643090210000000
Book Description Schiffer Pub Ltd, 2006. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 2 Revised. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0764309021
Book Description Book Condition: LikeNew. Issued with alternate cover art. Black background with red and white lettering and 50s images. Excellent condition inside and out. No damage to the book. All items guaranteed, and a portion of each sale supports social programs in Los Angeles. Ships from CA. Bookseller Inventory # 2JR89H0001J3