Pin-Up Girls of World War II

Pin-Up Girls of World War II

by Tom Tierney
     
 

During World War II, GIs decorated their barracks with morale-boosting snapshots of dazzling pin-up girls. This red-hot paper doll collection depicts sixteen of them, plus an array of their most glamorous gowns, costumes, and lingerie. The stars include Betty Grable, Rita Hayworth, Lana Turner, Susan Hayward, Veronica Lake, Ginger Rogers, and other 1940s

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Overview

During World War II, GIs decorated their barracks with morale-boosting snapshots of dazzling pin-up girls. This red-hot paper doll collection depicts sixteen of them, plus an array of their most glamorous gowns, costumes, and lingerie. The stars include Betty Grable, Rita Hayworth, Lana Turner, Susan Hayward, Veronica Lake, Ginger Rogers, and other 1940s celebrities. Carefully researched and meticulously rendered, this unique collection from artist Tom Tierney will be prized by fashion enthusiasts and collectors of all ages.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486470337
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
05/21/2009
Series:
Dover Celebrity Paper Dolls Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
7 Years

Meet the Author

One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.

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