New York: Assouline Publishing, 2011. Hardcover. Folio. A decadent history of famous high society balls including many photographic images and costumes. A few balls included: Romanov Ball, Count Etienne de Beaumont, Truman Capote's black and white ball, Prince Rupert's White Ball, Baron Alexis de Rede's Oriental Ball - and more. Covers the time period from 1903 - 1971. Pink cloth boards with gilt title to spine and photographic pastedown to front board. Clean and bright. Filled with large full color illustrations. Housed in illustrated paper covered slipcase with white title to side panels and black title to spine. Minor wear to edges and corners of case including bumped corners. Paper along bottom hinge is starting. 307 pages. FASH/092419. Fine.