Fashions in Eyeglasses

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Owen, 1980 - Eyeglasses - 304 pages
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Traces the history of eyeglass fashions through seven centuries from the first riveted spectacles made up of two single magnifying lenses to the latest extremes in fashionable wear dictated by fashion and desire for social status as much as by optical considerations.

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HABIT DE MARCHAND MIRoITIER LUNETTIER THE SCHOLAR
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The Beginnings
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Saint Peter
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