Please don't roll your eyes at the Hermes; this was 2003. Besides, that's not the point.
If, like Lussier, you want a copy of Diana Vreeland's Allure (a vintage one - there is a re-release in October), there was one at Half Price Books in Westport the last time I was there. 50 clams.
Image Roger Lussier, his own home, photographed by Thibault Jeanson, Southern Accents, March/April 2003.