Great Lady Decorators : The Women Who Defined Interior Design 1870-1955
By Adam Lewis.
New York: Rizzoli, 2009. Large hardcover coffee-table book full of anecdotes and photographs. Elsie de Wolfe, Rose Cumming, Dorothy Draper, Elsie Cobb Wilson, Ruby Ross Wood, Frances Elkins, Eleanor Brown, Nancy Lancaster, Sister Parish, Syrie Maugham, Madeleine Castaing.