The Mode in Costume

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Simon & Schuster, 1958 - Art - 477 pages
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User Review  - pastrydeity - LibraryThing

An excellent overview of general clothing styles throughout history. A reenactor or serious scholar of a particular region and era would want a more specialized work, but this book, between the many drawings and the written information, gives a decent starting point. Read full review

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User Review  - ngelina - LibraryThing

Yet another pretty terrible, but a reference we grew up with when there were far fewer resources out there. Read full review

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Contents

ANCIENT ROMAN THE FIRST CENTURY b c TO
18
ANCIENT PERSIAN 550 b c THROUGH THE CRUSADES
24
BYZANTINE FOURTH CENTURY TO THE MIDDLE AGES
33
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Wilcox was a student of general history, design, and costume, aller her life. She lived in Paris, Munich, and London for varying periods.

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