- “A rose-tinted trip back to the golden age of advertising.”
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All-American Ads of the 50sHardcover, 7.7 x 10.0 in., 4.59 lb, 640 pages40Edition: English, French, German, Spanish Availability: In Stock
All-American Ads of the 50s40
Advertising in the Atomic Age
From “The World’s Finest Automatic Washer” to the Cadillac which “Gives a Man a New Outlook”
From “The World’s Finest Automatic Washer” to the Cadillac which “Gives a Man a New Outlook,” you’ll find a colorful plethora of ads for just about anything the dollar could buy. Oh, and “Have you noticed how many of your neighbors are using Herman Miller furniture these days?” If only you could really travel back in time and pick up a few chairs for your collection...
Jim Heimann is the Executive Editor for TASCHEN. A cultural anthropologist, historian, and an avid collector, he has authored numerous titles on architecture, pop culture, and the history of Los Angeles and Hollywood, including TASCHEN’s Surfing, Los Angeles. Portrait of a City, California Crazy, and the All-American Ads series.
All-American Ads of the 50sHardcover, 19.6 x 25.5 cm, 2.08 kg, 640 pages
ISBN 978-3-8365-5132-8Edition: English, French, German, Spanish