In pursuit of beauty: modern guides to the hair, face, and body, 1784- 1933 | University of Oxford

In pursuit of beauty: modern guides to the hair, face, and body, 1784- 1933

17 Nov 2015 to 10 Jan 2016
9:00 - 17:00
Old Bodleian Library
Broad Street
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 3BG

Proscholium

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From the earliest days of publishing, readers have sought guidance on enhancing their appearance. This display showcases the Bodleian's rich collection of beauty guides, supplemented by advertisements and artefacts from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera.