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Encyclopedia of hair : a cultural history, Victoria Sherrow

Label
Encyclopedia of hair : a cultural history
Title
Encyclopedia of hair
Title remainder
a cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Victoria Sherrow
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Victoria Sherrow presents an illustrated cultural history of the ways in which hair has served as a signifier of class, gender and power throughout the centuries. Examples include the wigs worn by lawyers and judges, as well as ceremonial and tribal hairstyles
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Sherrow, Victoria
Dewey number
  • 391.5'03
  • 391.503
  • 391.503
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hairdressing
  • Hairdressing
  • Hairstyles
  • Hairstyles
  • Beauty and Fashion
Label
Encyclopedia of hair : a cultural history, Victoria Sherrow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-444) and index
Control code
9780313331459
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 455 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780313331459
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports. (some col.)
Label
Encyclopedia of hair : a cultural history, Victoria Sherrow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 415-444) and index
Control code
9780313331459
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 455 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780313331459
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., ports. (some col.)

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