A history of costume

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Dover Publications, 1928 - Antiques & Collectibles - 463 pages
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The author's intention in compiling this work was to show by practical examples the history of the development of dress. This is the most reliable and authentic account of the subject, for the author took pains to base his study on actual pieces of clothing that have survived, only turning to paintings, statues and other reproductions in cases where originals no longer existed.

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User Review  - Elisabeth - Goodreads

Personally, not that great. I rather use something like Costume in Detail, or 1000 Years of Fashion, if you can find it. Read full review

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User Review  - Azriella - Goodreads

This was an interesting book that detailed the many different styles of clothing humans have worn around the world and throughout the ages. It includes many images and patterns to help explain the ... Read full review

Contents

THE PERIOD 182070continued FACI
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INTRODUCTION
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no Kc 1o Egyptian Queen
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