Know your Gucci from your Pucci! The Bolide, The Birkin, Buckets and Baguettes. Moschino's smiley-face bag and Judith Leiber's whimsical minaudieres. Venetian vs. Bohemian beads. The history of the handbag and the history of style. With over 900 full-color photographs, Handbags is an extravagance of desire, secrecy, humor, fashion, craftsmanship, art, and exuberance.Johnson, Anna is the author of 'Handbags The Power of the Purse', published 2002 under ISBN 9780761123774 and ISBN 0761123776.