English Women's Clothing in the Nineteenth Century: A Comprehensive Guide with 1,117 Illustrations

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Dover Publications, 1937 - Antiques & Collectibles - 460 pages
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Remarkably thorough illustrated overview based on rare period photographs, periodicals, other contemporary sources. Description and information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, carriage costumes, evening dresses, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, underclothing, other apparel. 891 black-and-white line illustrations. 226 halftones. Bibliography. 3 glossaries.

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One star for the interesting plates, illustrations, and photos. No stars for the writing, which was at times grotesquely overwrought. What's more, Cunnington seemed to enjoy using the social ... Read full review

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While it covers the entire spectrum of English Women's Clothing in the 19th Century, this book is an absolutely wonderful resource to those people who love Regency England and/or are writing ... Read full review

Contents

THE VERTICAL EPOCH
26
THE DAWN OF ROMANCE 18221829
74
The182os Bodices C
76
Copyright

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Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information