Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


The Devil's Cloth

A History of Stripes and Striped Fabric

The Devil's Cloth( )
Author: Pastoureau, Michel
Translator: Gladding, Jody
Series title:European Perspectives: a Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism Ser.
Publication Date:Jul 2001
Publisher:Columbia University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $40.00
Book Description:

What do prostitutes, referees, and Renaissance clowns have in common? They all wear stripes, and The Devil's Cloth tells us why. Pastoureau's lively study of stripes offers a unique perspective on the evolution of fashion, taste, and visual codes in Western culture.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Design / Fashion & Accessories
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.382 x 8.229 x 0.583 Inches
Book Weight:0.616 Pounds

Featured Books

The Pioneers
McCullough, David
Paperback: $18.00
The Elements of Style
Strunk, William
Electronic book text:
Fall; or, Dodge in Hell
Stephenson, Neal
Paperback: $21.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.