Amazing Kitsch Beauties - Vintage Photo Album (PDF ebook & slideshow)
An unusual and highly amusing ebook anthology of early photos postcards and greetings cards with a Kitsch glamour theme - mainly from the Art Nouveau and Deco periods! Ladies in colorful hats, girls... More > in billowing ballgowns, outrageous actresses and pretty models in diaphanous dresses and floral costumes - complete with glitzy jewelry, lace, bows and frills. The height of vintage style, or sheer bad taste - you decide! Visual humor for fashion victims?
Nearly 150 early 20th century images, many in hand-tinted color. Also includes samples from our sister titles. In PDF ebook format for Acrobat Reader, with optional rolling slideshow functionality and random transition effects between images! In presentation mode this e-book makes a novel alternative to a screensaver. Also includes tasters from other titles in our ebook series.
New edition, improved and extended, January 2010!!< Less
150+ Ethnic Folk Costumes - Vintage Photo Album
A collection of over 150 early photos and historic postcard images of traditional national dress from around the world. Scenes of native cultural heritage including exotic and ritual costumes, tribal... More > dancers, nomads, wedding ceremonies, everyday village life, nobility, children and adult portraits from China, India, Japan, SE Asia, Africa, Egypt, France, Central Europe, Russia, Native and Latin Americans, many dating from the 19th century. Educational and entertaining for fans of history, travel, fashion and ethnography. Fascinating to browse on your notebook or ebook reader. Includes tasters from other titles in our ebook series.< Less
Souvenirs of the Moulin Rouge, Paris! - Vintage Photo Album
A collection of famous chorus line showgirl portraits & other souvenir ephemera from Paris' legendary Moulin Rouge theater, compiled in PDF format. Dozens of beautiful women artistes in colorful... More > and sexy stage costumes from yesteryear. For all fans of theatrical and dance nostalgia - a digital scrapbook of vintage photo postcards and reviews from the Golden Age of French music hall. This collectible ebook edition comes with tasters from other Performing Arts and Visual History titles, plus optional rolling slideshow functionality!< Less
19th Century Gadgets, Gizmos & Science Illustrations - PDF Scrapbook
A digital scrapbook filled with an international collection of vintage illustrations from the pages of Victorian popular science journals and anthologies. Over 100 great images, mainly American,... More > British and French machinery, novel transport and inventions, including steam and electric power, cameras, guns, boats, lighting, telescopes and telephones, scientific instruments, X-Rays, household devices.... great visual inspiration for creative and inventive people! Downloadable in PDF ebook format with optional random page transition effects for amusing browsing! **Also available: "Bizarre Victorian Inventions", and "Amazing Medical Curios, Devices, Ads & Illustrations" **< Less