New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1959. The Author. Revised. HARDCOVER. Light rubbing to extremities, One minimally nudged corner and some rubbing to dustjacket extremities.
"With 198 full-page plates, each one including 8 -10 detailed drawings, and with explanatory text, this book is an invaluable work of reference for students, illustrators, costumers, hair stylists and hat designers. The author writes: "...It has been my aim to record for the artist, the hairdresser, the hatmaker, the stage designer, the teacher and the student, all the available head designs of history..." (from author's Foreword). The general reader will also find much in the way of interest and entertainment. Quite uncommon in hardcover. NEAR FINE in Very Good Dust Jacket. Item #66014