Pirates

by Matteo Guarnaccia
Pirates
  • ISBN-13: 9781584236436
  • Author(s): Matteo Guarnaccia
  • Subject: Fashion & style guides|fitness & diet
  • Publisher: Gingko Press
  • Imprint: Gingko Press
  • Publication Date: 17-11-2016
  • Format: p/b

Availability: In stock

£45.00
Pirates is a map to the world of the buccaneer, looking at how these iconic figures make their presence known today. It shows how style idols like David Bowie and the Rolling Stones incorporated the pirate's sense of romanticism and danger into their famous looks, as well as how the flair of the pirating lifestyle has been represented in contemporary fashion, cartoons, costume design, and numerous films and musicals. With a broad array of pirates both fictional and real represented, Pirates visually demonstrates the roguish allure that has captivated people for centuries.
About the book

Pirates is a map to the world of the buccaneer, looking at how these iconic figures make their presence known today. It shows how style idols like David Bowie and the Rolling Stones incorporated the pirate's sense of romanticism and danger into their famous looks, as well as how the flair of the pirating lifestyle has been represented in contemporary fashion, cartoons, costume design, and numerous films and musicals. With a broad array of pirates both fictional and real represented, Pirates visually demonstrates the roguish allure that has captivated people for centuries.