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Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years T H E G R E AT E S T M O M E N T S ■ ■ BY G L E N DA B A I L E Y   ■  T E X T BY S T E P H E N M O OA L L E M  ■  C R E AT I V E D I R E C T I O N BY E L I Z A B E T H H U M M E R

A celebration of the fashion magazine’s 150th anniversary, highlighting influential artists, photographers, and writers who have graced the publication’s storied pages S E LLING POINTS ■■ Harper’s Bazaar is celebrating its 150th anniversary throughout 2017, with the kickoff scheduled for New York Fashion Week in February ■■ Features photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson, Baron Adolph de Meyer, Man Ray, Richard Avedon, Hiro, Guy Bourdin, Peter Lindbergh, Steven Klein, and more ■■ Includes influential texts by writers such as Truman Capote, Mark Twain, Charles Dickens, John Steinbeck, and Virginia Woolf

S PECIFICATIONS 300 color photographs 400 pages, 10 × 13" Hardcover with jacket RIGHTS: WORLD ENGLISH PUB MONTH: FEBRUARY


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merica’s first fashion magazine, Harper’s Bazaar has showcased the visions of legendary editors, photographers, and stylists and

featured the works of noted writers since 1867. From its beginnings as

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a broadsheet aimed at the rising leisure class, the publication has since

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transformed into a magazine devoted to examining the lives of women through the lens of fashion. In celebration of the magazine’s 150th anniversary in 2017, Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years captures the greats who have shaped the magazine over these decades.


Harper’s Bazaar: 150 Years includes the most iconic pieces of work from the magazine's archive: more than 150 photographs and covers and 50 text excerpts, including articles, poems, and works of fiction. Organized chronologically, the selections showcase the breadth of creativity and artistry that has been published in the pages of the magazine for more than a century and prove that Harper’s Bazaar is more than just a fashion magazine. Glenda Bailey has been the editor in chief of Harper’s Bazaar since 2001. She was born in Derbyshire, England, and was appointed an Officer of the Order of the British Empire in 2008. She resides in New York City.

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Harper’s Bazaar: Greatest Hits ISBN 978-1-4197-0070-5 ISBN 978-1-4197-0070-5 US $70.00  CAN $84.00 57000 9 781419 700705

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