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The Harder a Wife Works, the Cuter She Looks!

The Harder a Wife Works, the Cuter She Looks! (Paperback)

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"The Harder a Wife Works, the Cuter She Looks!" is the new, paperback edition of "What the Doctor Smokes". It celebrates a time of innocence, when advertisers could tell us any old garbage and we'd believe it.From the minor untruth - typewriters that make the working day so much fun (really?) - to the amazing claim - cigarettes that are recommended by doctors and electric corsets (ouch!) that promise the perfect figure - and featuring some that can't ever have seemed a good idea - such as a chin reducing head cage - this book contains over 80 of the most outrageous adverts ever to have been thought up by ad execs.Hilarious and shocking, "The Harder a Wife Works, the Cuter She Looks!" reminds us not to believe everything we're sold!

BusinessBusiness & managementSales & marketingAdvertisingHumourHumour collections & anthologies Publisher: New Holland Publishers Ltd Publication Date: 20/09/2008 ISBN-13: 9781847733207  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Kate Parker has been fascinated by the power of advertising ever since was conned into believing that Care Bears really gave a toss. She was the editor/researcher on The Worst Fashion Trends in the World and Smooth Operator (both New Holland) and lives in London.

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