London: Kogan Page, 2009. 9.25 x 6.5 inches. 241 pages. Illustrated in black-and-white. Original pictorial boards. A fine copy. Item #406469
First edition. "Fast-moving, entertaining and full of exclusive interviews, Luxury World takes you on a voyage around the luxury universe during a period of change, slipping behind the facades of the world's most sophisticated businesses to show how they function. Among other destinations, best-selling author Mark Tungate visits: Swiss watchmakers; the Champagne houses of France; the diamond district of Antwerp; the luxury enclave of Monte Carlos; the discreet ateliers of the last craftsmen; a host of brands in Paris - the self-proclaimed capital of elegance" (the publisher).