Making a Spectacle

A Fashionable History of Glasses
by Jessica Glasscock

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From 13th century Franciscan monks to Beyoncé in Black is King, Making a Spectacle charts the fascinating ascension of eyeglasses—from an unsightly but useful tool to fashion's must-have accessory.

The power of glasses to convey a range of vivid messages about their wearers have made them into a billion-dollar business that...
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Published By Black Dog & Leventhal

Format Hardback


Number Of Pages 256

Publication Date 10/26/2021

ISBN 9780762473441

Dimensions 7.3 inches x 9.3 inches

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