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Women's dress in the ancient Greek world

Author: Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones; Sue Blundell
Publisher: London : Duckworth ; Swansea : Classical Press of Wales ; Oakville, CT : Distributor in the United States of America, David Brown Book Co., 2002.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The clothing and ornament of Greek women signalled much about the status and the morality assigned to them. This collection of studies uses evidence from vase-painting and sculpture, as well as Greek  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Women's dress in the ancient Greek world.
London : Duckworth ; Swansea : Classical Press of Wales ; Oakville, CT : Distributor in the United States of America, David Brown Book Co., 2002
(OCoLC)48679101
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones; Sue Blundell
ISBN: 9781914535239 1914535235
OCLC Number: 605052694
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 260 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Constraints and contradictions: whiteness and femininity in ancient Greece / Bridget M. Thomas --
The graces and colour weaving / Beate Wagner-Hasel --
Transvestism or travesty? Dance, dress and gender in Greek vase-painting / Tyler Jo Smith --
The 'language' of female hunting outfit in ancient Greece / Eva Parisinou --
The meaning of the veil in ancient Greek culture / Douglas L. Cairns --
Investing the barbarian? The dress of Amazons in Athenian art / Ruth Veness --
Levels of concealment: the dress of hetairai and pornai in Greek texts / Andrew Dalby --
Visions of gleaming textiles and a clay core: textiles, Greek women, and pandora / Judith Synn Sebesta --
Clutching at clothes / Sue Blundell --
A woman's view? Dress, eroticism, and the ideal female body in Athenian art / Llyod Llewellyn-Jones --
Controlling women's dress: gynaikonomoi / Daniel Ogden --
Clothes as sign: the case of the large and small Herculaneum women / Glenys Davies --
'Dedicated followers of fashion': John Chrysostom on female dress / Aideen M. Hartney.
Responsibility: editor, Lloyd Llewellyn-Jones ; contributors, Sue Blundell [and others].

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