The Resource A revealing history of women's underwear, Catherine Alice Michaelis

A revealing history of women's underwear, Catherine Alice Michaelis

Label
A revealing history of women's underwear
Title
A revealing history of women's underwear
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Alice Michaelis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
N15
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Michaelis, Catherine Alice
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
N7433.4.M52
LC item number
R48 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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May Day Press
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  • Michaelis, Catherine Alice
  • Lingerie in art
  • Lingerie
  • Artists' books
Label
A revealing history of women's underwear, Catherine Alice Michaelis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Limited ed. of 90 copies
  • "The foundation of this unmentionable book is Arches Text Wove with Goudy Ornate and Deepdene; additonal coverage from hand colored Karakusa and Asahi. Patterning and decorative techniques include photopolymer, metal ornaments, and pressure prints all letterpress printed"--Colophon
  • Book is shaped so that when the pages are opened the book resembles the shape of a slip. Pages are glued and single-stitched at the fore-edge. Exposed stitching at the spine. Issued in an artist-made, dark purple, cloth-covered drop-spine box with etched mother-of-pearl bottom sewn into recessed circle on top
  • "Organized in the main chronologically, this account of changes in style and fashion of women's underwear posits reasons for change - in the main, shifting power relationships and technological developments -- from ancient times to the present"--Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, website
  • Gimbel Library c.1 is no. 15 of 90.
  • Library has limited ed. copy no. 7.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn480227027
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
26 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
John Wilson Special Collections copy: No. 9 of 90. Signed by the author.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)480227027
Label
A revealing history of women's underwear, Catherine Alice Michaelis
Publication
Note
  • Cover title
  • Limited ed. of 90 copies
  • "The foundation of this unmentionable book is Arches Text Wove with Goudy Ornate and Deepdene; additonal coverage from hand colored Karakusa and Asahi. Patterning and decorative techniques include photopolymer, metal ornaments, and pressure prints all letterpress printed"--Colophon
  • Book is shaped so that when the pages are opened the book resembles the shape of a slip. Pages are glued and single-stitched at the fore-edge. Exposed stitching at the spine. Issued in an artist-made, dark purple, cloth-covered drop-spine box with etched mother-of-pearl bottom sewn into recessed circle on top
  • "Organized in the main chronologically, this account of changes in style and fashion of women's underwear posits reasons for change - in the main, shifting power relationships and technological developments -- from ancient times to the present"--Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, website
  • Gimbel Library c.1 is no. 15 of 90.
  • Library has limited ed. copy no. 7.
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn480227027
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
26 unnumbered pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
John Wilson Special Collections copy: No. 9 of 90. Signed by the author.
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)480227027

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