The Windsor Style
Menkes, Suzy. The Windsor Style. First Edition. 1987. Book is in very good condition; dust jacket is in good plus condition. There is a tape-repaired tear to the upper right front cover (jacket shows well in Mylar). Illustration on the dust jacket cover is by Cecil Beaton.
This classic book on one of the 20th Century’s most glamorous couples is becoming increasingly uncommon. With two hundred color and b & w images, this book focuses on the Windsors’ great style in design, wardrobe, entertaining, and jewels. Contains photographs and illustrations by Horst P. Horst, Cecil Beaton, and René Bouché.
“Wallis, I discovered, was the epitome of self-improvement. She was a plain woman who worked hard at being chic and enjoyed her quest for fashion perfection.”