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Cult Objects: The Complete Guide To Having It All

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Paperback, 159 pages
Published 1985 by Paladin Grafton Books
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John
May 25, 2009 John rated it liked it
Publishing in 1985, Cult Objects looks at how Western Culture (primarily British)imbues certain objects with special status that is used to reflect similar attributes in its owner. The book also looks at those objects that are able to push the relationship to a point where the object become a cultural icon and earns cult status among its adherents. The book is dated (mention of Izod polo shirts and yuppie ephemera and a loving tribute to the original mini and bug before the new models). ...more
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History and analysis of mid- to late 20th-century design in mass-produced objects.
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