Costume and Fashion: A Concise History

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Oxford University Press, 1983 - Clothing and dress - 288 pages
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User Review  - Leonard Houx - Goodreads

The writing could get affected. And there could have been more pictures. And the few pictures could have had better explanations. But, overall, an fascinating, detailed tour which picked up tempo from chapter to chapter. Read full review

Review: Costume and Fashion: A Concise History

User Review  - Marit - Goodreads

Any book that spans large periods of history over just a few hundred pages can't promise detail. However, it can promise to provide good overview which this books does to a certain extent. However, I ... Read full review

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About the author (1983)

The late James Laver was Keeper of the Departments of Prints and Drawings and of Paintings at the Victoria and Albert Museum from 1938 until 1959.

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