A HistoryBook - 2001
This engaging and witty cultural history traces the evolution of the mirror from antiquity to the present day, illustrating its journey from wondrous object to ordinary trinket. With its earliest invention, the mirror allowed us to gaze upon ourselves, bestowing a power both fascinating and terrifying.
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2001
Characteristics: xi, 308 p. : ill. ; 22 cm