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The Resource Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk

Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk

Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Title
Shocked
Title remainder
my mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Statement of responsibility
Patricia Volk
Title variation
My mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"[A] memoir ... that juxtaposes two fascinating lives--the iconoclastic designer Elsa Schiaparelli and the author's own mother--to explore how a girl fashions herself into a woman"--Dust jacket flap
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165377
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Volk, Patricia
Dewey number
746.9/20922
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TT505.S3
LC item number
V65 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schiaparelli, Elsa
  • Schiaparelli, Elsa
  • Volk, Audrey Morgen
  • Volk, Audrey Morgen
  • Volk, Patricia
  • Volk, Patricia
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Femininity
  • Beauty, Personal
  • Fashion designers
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
my mother, Schiaparelli, and me
Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-278)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirrors -- "The from above" -- A ring and a mink -- Something in common -- Gambling -- Manner of dress -- The womanly arts -- Friendship -- Lingerie -- Gainful Employment -- The vicissitudes of beauty -- Improving the mind -- Sex -- Choosing a husband -- Being a mother -- Superstition -- The bogolometz -- Reckoning -- Through the looking glass -- Reflection
Control code
952255
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 283 pages
Isbn
9780307962102
Lccn
2012034922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780307962102
Label
Shocked : my mother, Schiaparelli, and me, Patricia Volk
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-278)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mirrors -- "The from above" -- A ring and a mink -- Something in common -- Gambling -- Manner of dress -- The womanly arts -- Friendship -- Lingerie -- Gainful Employment -- The vicissitudes of beauty -- Improving the mind -- Sex -- Choosing a husband -- Being a mother -- Superstition -- The bogolometz -- Reckoning -- Through the looking glass -- Reflection
Control code
952255
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 283 pages
Isbn
9780307962102
Lccn
2012034922
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780307962102

Library Locations

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      710 W. Cesar Chavez St, Austin, TX, 78701, US
      30.2713021 -97.7460168
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      8637 Spicewood Springs Rd., Austin, TX, 78759, US
      30.4337083 -97.7730809
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