A Perfect Red

Author: Amy Butler Greenfield
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 9780061980893
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A Perfect Red recounts the colorful history of cochineal, a legendary red dye that was once one of the world's most precious commodities.

Empires Of The Atlantic World

Author: John Huxtable Elliott
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 9780300123999
Size: 61.44 MB
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The Wonder of the New World (Chicago, 1991) Greene, Jack P., The Quest for
Power. The Lower ... C. (eds), Magna Charta for America (Philadelphia, 1986)
Greenfield, Amy Butler, A Perfect Red. Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the
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The Materiality Of Color

Author: Andrea Feeser
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351542745
Size: 67.58 MB
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Amy Butler Greenfield, A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the
Color of Desire (New York: HarperCollins, 2005), 36. Phipps, Cochineal Red, 6.
Twenty shillings made up a pre-decimal pound in money; hence, to buy a ton at ...

Red

Author: Michel Pastoureau
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 0691172773
Size: 77.47 MB
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In this beautifully illustrated book, Michel Pastoureau, the acclaimed author of Blue, Black, and Green, now masterfully navigates centuries of symbolism and complex meanings to present the fascinating and sometimes controversial history of ...

Columbus And The Quest For Jerusalem

Author: Carol Delaney
Publisher: Gerald Duckworth & Co
ISBN: 0715644785
Size: 75.49 MB
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A Perfect Red: Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire. New
York: Harper Perennial, 2005. Gurevich, A. J. Categories of Medieval Culture,
translated by G. L. Campbell. London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1985.
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The Greenwood Encyclopedia Of Clothing Through World History 1501 1800

Author: Jill Condra
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780313336645
Size: 24.86 MB
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Toby Musgrave and Will Musgrave, An Empire of Plants: People and Plants That
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Colors In Fashion

Author: Jonathan Faiers
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1474273718
Size: 75.87 MB
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... rendered it novel. Made of wool, which readily took red dyes, of novel colorants
such as cochineal, and of a unique texture that obscured the weave pattern,
broadcloth in this part of the world formed the perfect red. ... A. (2006), A Perfect
Red. Empire, Espionage and the Quest for the Colour of Desire, London: Harper.

Handbook Of Color Psychology

Author: Andrew J. Elliot
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1316395332
Size: 24.73 MB
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Visible skin color distribution plays a role in the perception of age, attractiveness,
and health in female faces. Evolution and Human Behavior ... A Perfect Red:
Empire, Espionage, and the Quest for the Color of Desire. New York:
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Colour Of Paradise

Author: Kris E. Lane
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 030016131X
Size: 37.95 MB
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... eds, Emeralds of the World (Munich, 2002) Gommans, Jos, Mughal Warfare:
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