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Corson, Richard

Overview
Works: 46 works in 266 publications in 3 languages and 8,181 library holdings
Genres: History  Reference works  Drama  Pictorial works  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN2068, 792.027
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Most widely held works about Richard Corson
 
Most widely held works by Richard Corson
Stage makeup by Richard Corson( Book )

93 editions published between 1942 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 5,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers the basic techniques, new methods, and materials for all types of stage makeup. Contains illustrations of step-by-step procedures for modeling and molding techniques
Fashions in hair; the first five thousand years by Richard Corson( Book )

71 editions published between 1965 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,418 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Profusely illustrated, this comprehensive historical survey of hair styles ranges from ancient Egyptian, Greek, Roman, and Anglo-Saxon times to recent trends, providing an absorbing record of changing tastes and attitudes to fashion
Fashions in makeup; from ancient to modern times by Richard Corson( Book )

16 editions published between 1972 and 1989 in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this highly praised volume, Richard Corson chronicles the pursuit of beauty from Ancient Egypt to the present day. Concentrating mainly on makeup traditions of the Western world, with some examples from other countries included for comparison, Corson describes the cosmetics with which men and women have decorated their faces, how they have applied them, and what they looked like as a result. This edition has an additional 16 new pages by fashion historian James Sherwood to bring makeup trends up to the present day. It is an essential reference for students, makeup artists, costume designers, actors, illustrators, beauty consultants, social historians, and all those interested in the use and application of cosmetics
Fashions in eyeglasses by Richard Corson( Book )

10 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of eyeglasses through seven centuries, from the first riveted spectacles made up of two single magnifying lenses to the fashionable eyewear of the 1960s
Fashions in makeup, from ancient to modern times by Richard Corson( Book )

8 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Fashions in Makeup has been a standard work of reference for over thirty years and is a fascinating survey of the history of cosmetic adornment through the ages, from Egypt, Greece and Rome to the beginning of the twenty-first century. Now brought up to date in this new edition by fashion writer James Sherwood, this profusely illustrated book is an essential work of reference that will be welcomed by makeup artists and beauty consultants, costume designers, actors, illustrators, social historians and all those interested in the use and application of cosmetics."--Jacket
Fashions in eyeglasses by Richard Corson( Book )

10 editions published between 1980 and 1990 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monologues for men by Richard Corson( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashions in eyeglasses : [from the fourteenth century to the present day] by Richard Corson( Book )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is the most comprehensive history of eyewear to be published in English, fully updated to the present day. A companion volume to Fashions In Hair and Fashions In Make-Up (also published by Peter Owen), these are all the work of the late, near-legendary Richard Corson, a world-renowned expert in his field. An indispensable sourcebook for anyone working in fashion or the theatre, it is also a fascinating journey through time for the historian and the general reader. -- Product Description
The Sisters McIntosh : a comedy in one act by Richard Corson( Book )

1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Styles of scene design by Richard Corson( Book )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Makeup color chart; the base and shading colors in stage makeup and their equivalents in commercial brands by Richard Corson( Book )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage Makeup ... Second edition. [With illustrations.] by Richard Corson( Book )

2 editions published in 1949 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first five thousand years by Richard Corson( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mēkuappu no rekishi : seiyō keshō bunka no nagare by Richard Corson( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage makeup : 5th ed by Richard Corson( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Megane no bunkashi : Fasshon to dezain by Kou sen( Book )

3 editions published in 1999 in Japanese and Chinese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashions In Eyeglasses by Richard Corson( Book )

2 editions published in 1980 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stage makeup : 4th edition by Richard Corson( Book )

2 editions published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fashions in hair : the first five thousand years by Richard Corson( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The definitive text on hair fashions through the ages, now brought up to the present day by the well-known fashion historian Caroline Cox, Fashions in Hair is an essential work of reference for historians of fashion, theatrical designers, hair artists, illustrators, and anyone else interested in the changing fashions in hair
Fashions in hair : the first 5000 years by Richard Corson( Book )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
코슨, 리차드

コーソン, R

コーソン, リチャード

リチャード コーソン

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Fashions in hair; the first five thousand yearsFashions in makeup; from ancient to modern timesFashions in makeup, from ancient to modern timesFashions in eyeglasses : [from the fourteenth century to the present day]Fashions in hair : the first five thousand years