Fairchild's Dictionary Of FashionBook - 1988
A major revision of the 1975 work. Some 15,000 definitions are arranged alphabetically. The book also features 500 b&w sketches (most by the author) and 16 color pages containing illustrations that are cross-referenced into the text. The appendix comprises biographical sketches of some 150 international designers plus photos of their fashion creations. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Publisher: New York : Fairchild Publications, c1988.
Edition: 2nd ed.
Characteristics: 749 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Alternative Title: Dictionary of fashion.