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The Resource Who is Ralph Lauren?, by Jane O'Connor ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Who is Ralph Lauren?, by Jane O'Connor ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi

Label
Who is Ralph Lauren?
Title
Who is Ralph Lauren?
Statement of responsibility
by Jane O'Connor ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Title variation
Who is Ralph Lauren?
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The polo player with the raised mallet - everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Now readers can learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon. Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren was known for his distinctive fashion sense, having a taste for both classic preppy clothes and vintage looks like beat-up leather jackets. He got his start in the fashion business by selling ties that he designed. From ties he went on to create a global fashion empire. In this easy-to-read biography, best-selling author and Who Was? creator Jane O'Connor explains exactly how a fashion line is created - from first drawings to models strutting on the runway"--
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Summary
"The polo player with the raised mallet - everyone knows the Ralph Lauren logo. Now readers can learn the amazing story of the man who is a true American fashion icon. Born in the Bronx, even as a teenager Ralph Lauren was known for his distinctive fashion sense, having a taste for both classic preppy clothes and vintage looks like beat-up leather jackets. He got his start in the fashion business by selling ties that he designed. From ties he went on to create a global fashion empire. In this easy-to-read biography, best-selling author and Who Was? creator Jane O'Connor explains exactly how a fashion line is created - from first drawings to models strutting on the runway"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10597105
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
O'Connor, Jane
Dewey number
  • 746.9/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
880L
Intended audience source
Lexile
LC call number
TT505.L38
LC item number
O29 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
880
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Marchesi, Stephen
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Who is?
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lauren, Ralph
  • Fashion designers
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Art / Fashion
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Art
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / History / United States / 20th Century
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Who is Ralph Lauren?, by Jane O'Connor ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21117112
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781537959054
Lccn
2017034991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Who is Ralph Lauren?, by Jane O'Connor ; illustrated by Stephen Marchesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 107)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21117112
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
107 pages
Isbn
9781537959054
Lccn
2017034991
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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