# 17892

AMIES, (Edwin) Hardy, 1909-2003

An ABC of men’s fashion

$500.00 AUD

London : Newnes, 1964. First edition. Small octavo, publisher’s black buckram boards with gilt lettering to spine, in original illustrated dust jacket (some wear to top edges of front and back panels, otherwise very good), pp 128, with b/w photographic plates and line illustrations in the text; a fine copy.

Very scarce first edition of this men’s fashion guide by legendary London designer Hardy Amies.

‘A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care and then forgotten all about them’ (p. 3).