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One thousand beards

Allan D. Peterkin

One thousand beards

a cultural history of facial hair

by Allan D. Peterkin

  • 213 Want to read
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Published by Arsenal Pulp Press in Vancouver .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beards.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementAllan Peterkin.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination227 p. :
    Number of Pages227
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22102910M
    ISBN 101551521075

    Get this from a library! One thousand Christmas beards. [Roger Duvoisin; Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.] -- Santa Claus gets angry over all the false Santas in the world, so he declares war on them and snatches each false beard. With wit and insight, One Thousand Beards explores the historical meaning of beards, moustaches, sideburns, and other forms of facial hair, from Freud's psychoanalytic interpretation, to a wild trip through history, to a rogue's gallery of famous bearded or moustached men, including Abraham Lincoln, Joseph Stalin, Backstreet Boy A.J. McLean.

      I haven’t read Allan Peterkin’s One Thousand Beards: 16th article about beards that the Guardian will have published this year (even though “peak beard” was reached either in Beard With Me by Penny Reid ‘“Will you sing for me again, so I can find you?”’ I thought for sure that I would be in a complete mind melting, emotional brain fog of epic proportions after having finished this book, but somehow, at the end of it all, my mind is completely focused and eager to absorb more, my heart is admittedly still very, very tender but it also retains a vital shred /5.

    Buy One thousand Christmas beards by Roger Duvoisin online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 0 edition - starting at $ Shop Range: $ - $ In One Thousand Beards, Peterkin uses the same approach: dry wit, extensive research and a pleasingly logical progression of chapters, all seasoned with historical and contemporary photographs of men adorned with all types of facial hair. In his introduction to One Thousand Beards, the author explains his quest.


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It will make men, women, children and animals the world over want to grow their own. It will make men, women, children and animals the world over want to grow their own/5(9). One Thousand Beards: A Cultural History of Facial Hair - Allan Peterkin - Google Books.

Every man has the capacity to grow facial hair, but the decision to do so has always come with layers of meaning. At one time or another beards come with layers of meaning/5(3).

With wit and insight, One Thousand Beards explores the historical meaning of beards, moustaches, sideburns, and other forms of facial hair, from Freud's psychoanalytic interpretation, to a wild 4/5(1). One Thousand Christmas Beards Hardcover – January 1, by Roger Duvoisin (Author) out of 5 stars 2 ratings5/5(2).

Allan Peterkin is the author of One Thousand Beards and co-author of The Bearded Gentleman. The First European Description of Japan, Luis Frois SJ — Social Science.

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Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.5/5(2). This book demonstrates how a beard can be seen as playful or plaintive, powerful or prayerful. “The glory of a face is its beard,” the Talmud says, but a Latin proverb states: “A hairy man is either strong or libidinous.” Although its thoroughness is at times too wordy and tedious, One Thousand Beards is funny, fanciful, and full of facts.5/5.

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McLean, and Yosemite Sam/5(16). Jam-packed with beard-related sidebar quotations and facts and figures, One Thousand Beards is a trivia-lover's delight, and an essential reference for anyone giving a barber-college valedictory address.

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The Bible, you'll quickly find while reading through Allan Peterkin's facial history, One Thousand Beards, is obsessed with follicles. Job shaves his head to start his life fresh, David's envoys get a humiliating half-beard clip, and of course, in the showstopper, Samson gets an unwanted trim by the insatiable Delilah.

The Beard. Scholarly if not scraggly, foppish if not virile, it is “the growth of hair on the face of an adult man” (), but it is no mere biochemical symptom of gender.

According to Allan Peterkin's book, One Thousand Beards: a Cultural History of Facial Hair, the beard has symbolized many things, from fashion-pariah to flag. one thousand christmas beards by Roger Duvoisin ‧ RELEASE DATE: Oct. 17, A natural for the Christmas season shows another of Roger Duvoisin's pleasant quirks of the imagination as Santa becomes actively distressed about all the other Santas who are trying to pose as : Roger Duvoisin.

Then One Thousand Christmas Beards is the book for you. Roger Duvoisin, author of Petunia’s Christmas, brings us a Santa who is both befuddled and enraged by the festive jamboree. The objects of his ire are the countless false Santas peddling their wares on streets and in .Get this from a library!

One thousand beards: a cultural history of facial hair. [Allan Peterkin] -- Every man has the capacity to grow facial hair, but the decision to do so has always come with layers of meaning.

At one time or another beards come with layers of meaning. At one time or another.A witty, comprehensive history of facial hair, documenting its continuous rise and fall as a trend.

With style recipes, information on care and upkeep, and hundreds of pictures of famous bearded men (and women!), One Thousand Beards provides an insightful, light-hearted, and well-groomed look at facial hair. Paperback: pages.