Why I Like This Book: W The First 40 Years

Angelica
I like W The First 40 Years because there is so much in it! I enjoy looking through fashion magazines and books because I love to see all the combinations one can make with fabric and other materials. In this book you can see how W Magazine has evolved through 40 years. For example, the first few covers looked a bit like newspapers, but now each cover has only one or two people on it with the text over parts of the photograph. There are also people I know of now that were interviewed and/or did a shoot with the magazine in previous years. It is interesting to look at these photos and see how that person has changed or grown. The different portrait styles really interest me as well.

Angelica, Library Intern via Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies

About Liz Sales

Liz Sales is cataloged as a bibliographic items with International Center of Photography Library. A bibliographic item can be any information entity (e.g., books, computer files, graphics, realia, cartographic materials, or in Liz's case, Liz) that is considered library material as far as it is relevant to the catalog and to the patrons of the library in question. Liz is the only human being recognized by the Library of Congress as a library holding and has an assigned Library of Congress and ISBN #. While she cannot always be found at the library, she is a permanent part of the collection. For more information about Liz look up her library record at either http://www.worldcat.org/ or http://www.icp.org/research-center/library.
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