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The Big Book of Legs

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This coffee table book, the third installment in Dian Hanson's body parts series, delves into the intriguing history of the eroticization of the female leg.

Despite its non-genital nature and structural similarity to the male leg, the female leg was historically taboo and hidden from view.

Hanson explores the liberation of women's legs from the post-French Revolution cancan to the 1960s miniskirt revolution, documenting burlesque shows, flappers, nylon-mania, stiletto heels, and the golden age of leg magazines.

With over 400 photos, the book uncovers the fascinating journey from forbidden fascination to a symbol of women's liberation, featuring captivating images by Irving Klaw, Elmer Batters, and other masters of leg art.

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  • 1.6" H x 12.3" L x 12.2" W (7.25 lbs) 372 pages
  • Released 08/14/2023
  • Hardcover
  • ISBN: 9783836596572

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