(Milano): Gruppo Editoriale Fabbri, (1981).. (1981).. Fine. - Quarto [11-3/4 inches high by 8-1/2 inches wide] cloth in a dust wrapper. The book is housed in a plain gray cardboard slipcase. The binding is lightly bumped with a crease near the head of the spine. The dust jacket is lightly chipped & there is a tear to the top edge of the rear panel. The edges of the panels of the slipcase are slightly darkened with a price sticker on the rear panel. The tail of the slipcase spine is bumped & the front corners are chipped. 279 pages plus colophon. Profusely illustrated in color and black & white. Near fine in a very good dust wrapper.
A study of how Italian economics, history, politics and culture have influenced the development of fashion up to the present day. The text is in Italian. Dust jacket present. First Edition.