Dior by Dior: The Autobiography of Christian Dior

Dior, Christian

£150.00

1st Edition
Hardcover

Publisher’s maroon cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Slight foxing to edges of text block. Otherwise fine: clean, bright and unmarked. In unclipped dust jacket with the original price of 21s net to front flap. Some shelfwear to edges, a little chipping and tears to spine ends and to flap fold corners. A few small stains. Translated by Antonia Fraser. *** Christian Dior’s autobiography, published in UK in the year of his death at the age of 52. Divided into four sections: The Birth of Maison Christian Dior; From the Idea to the Dress; Inside a Couture House; and The Adventure of My Life. Christian Dior was a French fashion designer, best known as the founder of one of the world’s top fashion houses Christian Dior SE, and as the creator of the ‘New Look’. First edition.

Book Details

AuthorDior, Christian
PublisherWeidenfeld and Nicolson
Publisher Year1957
Book ConditionNear Fine
Jacket ConditionVery Good
Binding TypeHardcover
Edition1st Edition
LanguageEnglish