Roland Barthes was one of the most widely influential thinkers of the 20th Century and his immensely popular and readable writings have covered topics ranging from wrestling to photography. The semiotic power of fashion and clothing were of perennial interest to Barthes and The Language of Fashion - now available in the Bloomsbury Revelations series - collects some of his most important writings on these topics. Barthes' essays here range from the history of clothing to the cultural importance of Coco Chanel, from Hippy ...

The Language of Fashion 2013, Bloomsbury Academic, London

ISBN-13: 9781472505422


The Language of Fashion 2006, Continnuum-3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9781845203801

Trade paperback

The Language of Fashion 2006, Berg 3pl, New York

ISBN-13: 9781845203795