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Category: All Categories: Fashion and Beauty: Historic Dress
14 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Barnes, Ruth & Joanne B. Eichler, editors  
Dress and Gender, Making and Meaning

Publisher: NY & Oxford, Berg, 1992.
viii, 293 p., illus., 22 cm. 16 essays on a variety of subjects: policewomen's dress, material wear, class in Hindu women's dress, Kalabari dress in Nigeria, lacemaking in Venetian culture, Guatemalan textiles… Stock#31825x. Vg/ no dj as issued.

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2.
Brooke, Iris & James Laver.  
English Costume from the Fourteenth through the Nineteenth Century. Drawn by Iris Brooke. Described by Iris Brooke and James Laver.

Publisher: N.Y., Macmillan, 1937.
426, [1] p. The even pages are the texts of Brooke and Laver; the odd pages are Brooke's drawings and watercolors, many in color, so this is a rich visual resource for how the English clothed themselves. Salmon cloth; no dj; VG. Stock#23513.

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3.
Christie's New York, 18 March 1999.  
Unforgettable: Fashion of the Oscars.

Publisher: NY, Christie's, 1999.
165 p., illus. (mostly color); 29.5 cm. Catalog of a charity auction of 54 gowns worn at Academy Awards nights by the likes of Elizabeth Taylor (cover, #53, 44), Raquel Welch (#49), Glenn Close (#6). Stock#37627. Vg/ paper.

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4.
Finley, Ruth E. [Hale, Sarah Josepha Buell, 1788-1879]  
The Lady of Godey's. Sarah Josepha Hale.

Publisher: J.B. Lippincott Co. MCMXXXI [1931]. 'First Edition'.
318 p., index, 9 color (incl. endpapers) & 24 b/w plates; 23 cm. "Godey's was the first to have departments on cooking, interior decoration and plans for model houses. And through the carefully planned editorials, Mrs. Hale wielded a tremendous power in favor of the emancipation of women." Color pictorial dj chipped, lightly soiled; spine cocked; slight musty odor from seaside home; VG. stock#873.

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5.
Hansen, Henny Harald.  
Costume Cavalcade: 685 Examples of Historic Costume in Colour.

Publisher: London, Methuen, 1956.
Translated from the Danish. First published in Copenhagen, 1954. ”Based on original paintings, sculptures, manuscripts, and fashion plates, presenting a record of the evolution of European dress unrivalled in richness and accuracy.” 100,172. 160 p., Vg, bottom of early pages wavey from near water, but no stain/dj good, some tears.

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6.
Harter, Jim, Editor  
Women: A Pictorial Archive from Nineteenth Century Sources
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Publisher: Dover Publications, New York, 2nd Edition, 1978.
Near Fine paperback. Pictorial cover with a little edge and corner wear, a few scuffs. Binding tight. End papers and pp look unused, outside edges with a few spots. States: "391 copyright-free illustrations." 4to, 190 pp with b/w illustrations.

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7.
Herald, Jacqueline.  
RENAISSANCE DRESS IN ITALY 1400-1500.

Publisher: Bell & Hyman [London]. 1981. (1981)..
1st edition. 256pp. smFolio. Blue cloth with gilt-lettered spine. 16 color plates. B/w frontispiece & 162 b/w photo illustrations. History of Dress Series. Dr. Aileen Ribeiro, General Editor. Glossary, Bibliography & Index. Ex-library [Scars on front pastedown endpaper & back free endpaper from removal of a label (?) and an envelop, 'Withdrawn' stamped in red ink on half title page, library numbers & 'Essex County Library' stamped in ink on verso of title page], front free endpaper missing o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (1' open tear at the base of the spine o/w Very Good). ISBN 0713512946. Note: Due to this book's weight, extra postage will be required for Priority Mail shipping.

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8.
Kemper, Rachel H.  
Costume.

Publisher: N.Y., Newsweek, 1977.
DJ title: A History of Costume. ”Fashion is identity. It tells us at a glance the nationality, occupation and social station of the wearer-- and often something about his or her religion, education and sexual proclivities as well.” 191 p., 160 illus. (1/3 in color); exposed to dampness which has stained the inner top two inches of dj & facing cover, but it is all slight enough that your eagle-eye bookseller didn't notice it when buying. 26609. Vg, except as noted/dj vg, ditto.

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9.
Lester, Katherine Morris  
Historic Costume A Résumé of the Characteristic Types of Costume from the Most Remote Times

Publisher: Peoria, Ill. Manual Arts Press [1925] .
244p., 33 plates, 61 drawings, 23.5 cm. First Edition of a book that became a classic and has been reprinted in a number of editions. Hiler and Hiler p.541. Stock# 33,949. Good+ bookplate/ no dj.

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10.
McClellan, Elisabeth, 1851-1920  
History Of American Costume 1607-1870 With an Introductory Chapter on Dress In the Spanish and French Settlements

Publisher: N.Y., Tudor Publishing, 1942.
661 p., illus., 27.5 cm.Illustrations in colour, pen and ink, and half tone by Sophie B. Steel and Cecil W.Trout. Stock# 34,008. Good, rear spine split/ no dj.

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11.
Racinet, Albert (Auguste Albert), 1825-1895  
Illustrated History of European Dress: Period Styles and Accessories [Le Costume Historique]...

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown, 2000.
160 p., color illus.; 29 cm. Translated and edited by Peggy Vance from Le Costume Historique, Paris, 1876-1888. Introduction by Mary Alexander. In five sections: antiquity; middle ages; 16th & 17th centuries; 18th & 19th centuries; patterns. Stock#31839. Fine/ dj fine.

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12.
Rivers, Victoria Z.  
The Shining Cloth: Dress and Adornment That Glitters.

Publisher: New York: Thames & Hudson, 1999..
ISBN: 9780500019511 1st edition, 1st printing. 192 pp. 287 color illustrations. Glossary, index. Fine book (no markings) / Fine dust jacket (price not clipped). A clean, fresh copy. Hardcover

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13.
Schwarzkopf, Kurt.  
Sammlung Schwarzkopf zur Kulturgeschichte der Haar- und Schoenheitspflegel.

Publisher: [Hamburg, 1969].
[72] p., illus., facsims., 21 cm. Cover title. Handlist of an exhibit of 282 objects on barbering and hairstyles in art that toured in six German and Austrian cities in 1969 & 1970. From the Hans Schwarzkopf GmbH Art collections, Hamburg. Stock#40356. Vg/ paper.

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14.
Shaw, Henry, 1800-1873  
Dress And Decoration Of the Middle Ages Edited By William Yenne

Publisher: Cobb, CA., First Glance Books, 1998.
192 p. 31 cm. Shaw was the dean of English medievalists and helped promote the Gothic Revival during the Victorian era. Originally published in 1843 as Dresses and Decorations of theMiddle Ages, in this form it is a singular book. This would be useful for costume designers for plays, reinactors, as well as for students of early history, literature and art.Stock# 32,204x. Fine, new/fine. Decorative arts. Art England France Italy Germany

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