The Mode in Costume

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Scribner, 1958 - Antiques & Collectibles - 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

Contents

TO 525 b c
1
ANCIENT GREEK 1500 b c TO THE FIRST CENTURY b c
14
ANCIENT ROMAN THE FIRST CENTURY b c TO
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About the author (1958)

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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