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Author Name    Paper Dolls Book “Famous American Women Paper Dolls in Full Color” Tom Tierney

Title   Famous American Women Paper Dolls in Full Color Vintage 1987 Tom Tierney Book UNCUT *****FIRST CLASS SHIPPING INCLUDED – DOMESTIC ORDERS ONLY!*****

Binding/Type   Paper

Book Condition   Uncut & Near Mint

Size   9 & 1/4

Publisher, Location, Year Published   New York Dover Publications, Inc. 1987

Seller ID   Paper Dolls Famous American Women

Item:  UNCUT Original 1987 “Famous American Women Paper Dolls in Full Color” Tom Tierney Book. Beautiful as well as educational, this delightfully enchanting and informative Book contains an Introduction as well as meticulously researched accurate Biographical Information, and features Captioned Detailed Recreations of Historically Accurate, Period, Ceremonial and Designer Clothing Fashions (Uniforms, Gowns, Casual Wear Attire, Accessories & more...) spanning the 17th Century through the 20th Century, authentically rendered by noted Illustrator, Tom Tierney

 

***”...This unique collection of paper dolls pays tribute to 16 remarkable women (in history) who contributed significantly to American and world history in fields not traditionally reserved for females. Each famous figure is shown in two full-color costumes...”

 

Date of Publication: Vintage - 1987 (1980s) Paper Dolls Book

 

Author/Designer: Tom Tierney, Noted Illustrator

 

Publisher: Dover Publications, Inc. - New York

 

Total Number of Pages: 32 pages total, 18 of which are printed pages

 

Total Number of Color Plates Pages (printed on one side of each page only): 15

 

Total Number of Costumes/Outfits: Thirty (30)

 

Total Number of Paper Dolls: Sixteen (16) (with the BONUS of Gertrude Stein’s Friend, Alice B. Tokias, also being depicted in one of her Outfits

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Size: 9 & 1/4"H x 12 & 1/4"W

 

Format: Paperbound, Soft Cover

 

Condition:   UNCUT & Near Mint!!!

 

COSTUME CONTENTS:

*Pocahontas, Indian Princess - in Native American Indian Garb; and in Formal 17th-Century Court Dress before the English Court

 

*”Molly Pitcher”, American Revolution-Revolutionary War Heroine - outfitted in simple Colonial Daily Dress; and in best Marketing-Going to Market Attire

 

*Harriet Beecher Stowe, Authoress - on a visit to England; and in a Walking Dress, ca. 1855 (both are Elegant, Full-Skirted Dresses of the Mid-Nineteenth Century)

 

*Julia Ward Howe, Composer-Writer of the text of “The Battle Hymn of the Republic” - in a Day Dress; and in an Afternoon Dress, 1867

 

*Harriet Tubman, Primary Conductor on the “Underground Railroad” - in the 1880s; and Dressed in the Durable Clothing she wore for the “Underground Railway”

 

*Susan B. Anthony, Women’s Rights Advocate - in a Tailor-made Suit; and in a Winter Costume, 1863

 

*Clara Barton, Organizer and Founder of the American Red Cross - in an Afternoon Dress; and as Organizer of the American Red Cross, ca. 1882

 

*Mary Baker Eddy, Christian Scientist - in a Worth-inspired Costume; and in a Summer Walking Costume, ca. 1876

 

*Louisa May Alcott, Authoress - in a Crinoline Outfit; and in Summer Toilette, ca. 1868 (both are Elegant, Full-Skirted Dresses of the Mid-Nineteenth Century)

 

*Edith Wharton, Writer - in a Dinner Gown; and in a Summer Garden Dress, ca. 1895

 

*Gertrude Stein, Writer - in Typical Comfortable Garb; and Posing with Alice B. Tokias, 1940s

 

*Eleanor Roosevelt, First Lady - in a Spring Outfit; and in an Evening Dress, 1952

 

*Edna St. Vincent Millay, Writer - in an Evening Gown; and in a “Little Black Suit”

 

*Mary Pickford, Silent-Film Star and Magnate - in Costumes from two of her most famous Pictures: as “Little Lord Fauntleroy” (1921); and as “Pollyanna” (1920s)

 

*Amelia Earhart, Celebrated Aviator - at a Press Conference in Everyday Dress; and in Flying Attire, ca. 1935

 

*Golda Meir, Israeli Prime Minister - reviewing Israeli Troops; and in a Suit worn in New York, 1969


Price = 26.99 USD


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