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Heights of Fashion: A History of the Elevated Shoe Elizabeth Semmelhack

Heights of Fashion: A History of the Elevated Shoe

Elizabeth Semmelhack

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ISBN : 9781934772942
Paperback
119 pages
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Drawing on historical sources, paintings and prints, this volume explores how and why shoes or boots with high heels came into common use. It considers the function of high heels in daily life, in the production of class and gender, and in theMoreDrawing on historical sources, paintings and prints, this volume explores how and why shoes or boots with high heels came into common use. It considers the function of high heels in daily life, in the production of class and gender, and in the staging of erotic fantasy.