LEGENDARY PARTIES 1922-1972, Prince Jean-Louis de Faucigny-Lucinge

The Vendome Press, 1987. Hardback. 128 pages. 36'5 x 28 cm. Text in English. Used. VG · Shelf wear to jacket (some wrinkled as shown), ltear repaired and laminate peeling to corners. Legendary Parties 1922-1972 is a fascinating book that explores the extravagant parties that took place over the course of fifty years. From the lavish soirées thrown by the wealthy elite in the 1920s to the wild and decadent parties of the 1960s and 1970s, this book take you on a journey through some of the most unforgettable events in history. The book is filled with stunning photographs and detailed descriptions of each party, capturing the spirit and energy of each event. Transport yourself back in time to witness the glamour, the most amazing costumes and excess of these legendary gatherings, from the roaring 20s to the swinging 60s and beyond. Throughout the book you'll find some of the most famous names in history, from Hollywood stars like Elizabeth Taylor to political figures like John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. The book also features parties thrown by artists and writers, including Pablo Picasso and Truman Capote. But Legendary Parties is more than just a collection of stories and images. It is a fascinating exploration of the cultural and societal changes that took place during these decades, and how they were reflected in the parties of the time.  So in short, this book is a must-read for anyone interested in history, culture, and the art of celebration. It is a rich and engaging book that will transport you to a bygone era of glamour, excess, and wild abandon.