Colonial and Early American Fashions

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Courier Corporation, Jan 1, 1998 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 48 pages
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Forty-five carefully researched illustrations present an exciting panorama of more than 150 years of European-inspired fashions, accurately depicting 17th-century Puritans, an indentured servant, an English officer and his lady, pirates dressed in latest fashions acquired as booty, a colonial merchant's family of the mid-1700s, and more.

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I like the Dover coloring books, not only do they provide detailed pictures to color, but they also give great information on the times or subject with each page. I use this for inspiration for costumes for my children or dolls. Read full review

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About the author (1998)

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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