5000 years of Chinese costumes

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China Books & Periodicals, 1987 - Architecture - 256 pages
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Intensively researched and lavishly illustrated, this book provides a comprehensive history of Chinese clothing design. "This beautifully designed and printed volume is one of the best".--The New York Times.

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Using written records, paintings, figurines, and actual garments and fabrics when available, the authors have created a chronological record of Chinese dress and hair styles from ancient times to the ... Read full review

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Primitive Clothing and Accessories
14
Hairstyles and Headdresses of the Shang Dynasty
15
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