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The concise history of costume and fashion.

Author: James Laver
Publisher: New York, H.N. Abrams [1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Vagaries of fashion through the ages presented for the general reader by a British scholar.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Laver, James, 1899-1975.
Concise history of costume and fashion.
New York, H.N. Abrams [1969]
(OCoLC)579332554
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Laver
OCLC Number: 49162
Description: 288 pages 315 illustrations (58 color) 22 cm
Contents: How it began --
Greeks and Romans --
Dark ages and the middle ages --
The renaissance and the sixteenth century --
The seventeenth century --
The eighteenth century --
From 1800 to 1850 --
From 1900 to 1939 --
The last thirty years --
Selected bibliography --
List of illustrations --
Index.

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Vagaries of fashion through the ages presented for the general reader by a British scholar.

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