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Helena Rubinstein : the woman who invented beauty
Helena Rubinstein : the woman who invented beauty
Fitoussi, Michèle2013
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Main title:
Helena Rubinstein : the woman who invented beauty / Michèle Fitoussi ; translated from the French by Kate Bignold and Lakshmi Ramakrishnan Iyer.
Imprint:
London : Gallic Books, 2013.
Collation:
384 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white), portraits ; 20 cm.
Notes:
First published in France as Helena Rubinstein: La femme qui inventa la beaute by Bernard Grasset, Paris, 2010.Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
1.Exile -- 2.Kazimierz -- 3.The Rubinstein Family -- 4.A Merciless New World -- 5.A Tough Apprenticeship -- 6.243 Collins Street -- 7.Beauty is Power -- 8.Back to Her Roots -- 9.Edward William Titus -- 10.Mayfair Lady -- 11.24 Grafton Street -- 12.Rich and Famous -- 13.Paris, Here I Come! -- 14.Beauty Enlightening the World -- 15.The Great Rubinstein Road Tour -- 16.Paris is a Moveable Feast -- 17.Friend to Artists -- 18.Beauty Becomes Big Business -- 19.The Little Lady Takes on Wall Street -- 20.Mourning for Happiness -- 21.Family Life -- 22.Stay Young! -- 23.Who is the Fairest of Them All? -- 24.Princess Gourielli -- 25.Watching the War from New York -- 26.Rebuilding Once Again -- 27.The Pink Jungle -- 28.The Last Man in Her Life -- 29.The Show Must Go On -- 30.Nobody Lives Forever -- 31.The Empire without Its Empress.
ISBN:
9781908313461
Dewey class:
338.4766855092338.76092
Language:
English
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Beaumaris LibraryBiography338.76092 FITAvailable
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