Encyclopedia of the exquisite : an anecdotal history of elegant delights / Jessica Kerwin Jenkins.

Jenkins focuses on the elegant, the rare, the commonplace, and the delightful. A compendium of style, it merges whimsy and practicality, traipsing through the fine arts and the worlds of fashion, food, travel, home, garden, and beauty.

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Main Author: Jenkins, Jessica Kerwin.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:New York : Nan A. Talese/Doubleday, [2010], ©2010.
Edition:First edition.
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Summary:Jenkins focuses on the elegant, the rare, the commonplace, and the delightful. A compendium of style, it merges whimsy and practicality, traipsing through the fine arts and the worlds of fashion, food, travel, home, garden, and beauty.
Physical Description:312 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-310)
ISBN:0385529694 (alk. paper)
9780385529693 (alk. paper)
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