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'Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore' is a sartorial take on the elements of style

Tom Wolfe’s trademark white suit. Marcel Proust’s elegantly knotted bowties. Joan Didion’s sunglasses, or her packing list as found in “The White Album.” In “Legendary Authors and the Clothes They Wore,” fashion journalist Terry Newman assembles 50 iconic authors and their equally iconic outfits,...
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