The A to Z Book of Menswear

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The A to Z Book of Menswear, 2008 - Business & Economics - 384 pages
A lifetime of experience in the menswear business is being passed on with publication of The A to Z Book of Menswear. Although it is designed for people associated with the business rather than the consuming public, there is plenty in it for everyone. It is sure to be a great gift for any man with more than a passing interest in what he wears. The A to Z Book of Menswear is a collection of more than 2,700 words used in the menswear business. It also has a companion website at www.AtoZbook.info with images and more information that could not be fitted into the handy sized paperback book.
 

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Skip this one. It seems to be self-published. Plus many of its "facts" seem to be lifted from either Wikipedia or other books. And they're arguable. At best.

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Contents

I
7
II
20
III
57
IV
101
V
129
VI
153
VII
166
VIII
180
XIII
226
XIV
234
XV
242
XVI
286
XVII
343
XVIII
368
XIX
373
XX
378

IX
186
X
190
XI
195
XII
208
XXI
393
XXIII
395
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Page 5 - And, after all, what is a fashion? From the artistic point of view, it is usually a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months.
Page 5 - Art produces ugly things, which frequently become beautiful with time. Fashion, on the other hand, produces beautiful things, which always become ugly with time.
Page 5 - English author and critic John Ruskin, said, "there is nothing in this world that some man cannot make a little worse and sell a little cheaper and people who consider price only are that man's lawful prey.
Page 5 - Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.

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