A Pictorial History of Costume

A Pictorial History of Costume

From Ancient Times to the Nineteenth Century : With Over 1900 Illustrated Costumes, Including 1000 in Full Color

Book - 2004
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Invaluable pictorial history takes readers on a grand tour of the world, starting in ancient Egypt and culminating in Paris in the late 19th century. More than 1,900 items of clothing are shown in beautiful, accurately rendered illustrations -- from furs, veils, ruffs, and pointed bodices, to cloaks, leggings, waistcoats, and breeches. Color and black-and-white.
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications, 2004
ISBN: 9780486435428
Branch Call Number: 391.00222 BRU 2004
Characteristics: 126 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm
Additional Contributors: Tilke, Max 1869-1942
Alternative Title: Costume


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