"Deliciously dramatic... The Beautiful Fall crackles with excitement."-New York Times Book Review
In the 1970s, Paris fashion exploded like a champagne bottle left out in the sun. Amid sequins and longing, celebrities and aspirants flocked to the heart of chic, and Paris became a hothouse of revelry, intrigue, and searing ambition. At the center of it all were fashion's most beloved luminaries - Yves Saint Laurent, the reclusive "enfant terrible, " and Karl Lagerfeld, the flamboyant freelancer with a talent for reinvention - and they divided Paris into two fabulous halves. Their enduring rivalry is chronicled in this dazzling expose of an era: of social ambitions, shared obsessions, and the mesmerizing quest for beauty.
"Fascinating." -"New York"" Times"
"Addictive." -"Philadelphia"" Inquirer"
"It's like "US Weekly," 1970s style." -"Gotham"
"A story constructed as exquisitely as a couture dress. . . . It moves stylishly forward, with frequent over-the-shoulder glances at some very dishy background." -"Boston""Globe"
Number Of Pages: 439
Published: 1st September 2007
Publisher: BACK BAY BOOKS
Dimensions (cm): 20.32 x 13.97 x 3.18
Weight (kg): 0.59