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The Paper Shoe Book

Genre: Nonfiction, Art/Fine Art; Author: Chris Knowles, Julian Horsey; Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter

If you couldn’t put together a paper airplane to save your life but know exactly what goes into making a fabulous shoe, you must buy The Paper Shoe Book, by Julian Horsey and Chris Knowles, and force a friend to do the construction for you. No, no, no — you cannot wear them out on the town, but since when have you shod your feet according to a practical sensibility? Sandals, slingbacks, and espadrilles can be yours, and with the possibility of 12 pairs for only $20, you can afford a pedicure, too. A

Originally posted May 19 1995 — 12:00 AM EDT

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