American Family of the Victorian Era Paper Dolls

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Courier Corporation, 1986 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Typical middle-class family, nine members from three generations, displays fashions, everyday attire of 1870s-80s America. 7 full-color dolls with 36 full-color costumes. Introduction. Captions.

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I started buying Tierney's American Family series as a reference so that I can better imagine the typical people of a particular period. The more usual documenting of high fashion isn't useful for ... Read full review

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One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.

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