Murderous Make-up Paperback / softback
by Anita Croy
Part of the Horrid History of Beauty series
Did you know that a Roman woman was executed for selling poisonous lipstick that women kissed their husbands to death with?
Throughout history, people have turned to strange and often unappealing make-up in a quest for beauty.
From geishas to Cleopatra and Elizabeth I to radium teeth, this book uses fascinating facts and stories to help children understand the historical, commercial and social aspects of weird and wonderful make-up.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 48 pages
- Publisher: Capstone Global Library Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/05/2020
- Category: History
- ISBN: 9781474777698
- Hardback from £10.79