Dress and Morality

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Holmes & Meier, 1986 - Family & Relationships - 192 pages
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"Illustrated and packed with countless thought-provoking quotes, Dress and Morality is an in-depth exploration of the comical vanities and social etiquettes associated with dress in the past."--BOOK JACKET.

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Contents

Acknowledgements
6
Body and Soul
19
The World the Flesh and
42
Copyright

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About the author (1986)

Aileen Ribeiro is professor of history of art and lectures on the history of dress at the Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London. She is the author of numerous books, including "The Art of Dress: Fashion in England and France, 1750-1820";" Ingres in Fashion: Representations of Dress and Appearance in Ingres's Images of Women";" "and "Dress in Eighteenth-Century Europe, 1715-1789," all published by Yale University Press.

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