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Mr. Pink:
"Why can't we pick out our own color?"

Joe:
"I tried that once, it don't work. You get four guys fighting over who's gonna be Mr. Black."

—Quentin Tarantino, Reservoir Dogs

Men's clothes went black in the nineteenth century. Dickens, Ruskin and Baudelaire all asked why it was, in an age of supreme wealth and power, that men wanted to dress as if going to a funeral. Th
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Paperback, 280 pages
Published December 15th 1996 by University Of Chicago Press (first published 1995)
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Dr. John R. Harvey has been a Fellow of Emmanuel, University of Cambridge since 1967. He was full Lecturer for the English Faculty from 1979 on, and became University Reader in Literature and Visual Culture in 2000.

He was the chairman of the College's Picture, Plate and Furniture Committee, and the Picture Guil
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