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A noted photohistorian documents bonnets, capes, frock coats, caps, shawls, bodices, and crinolines as people actually wore them from 1840 through 1914. More than 200 photos depict aristocrats and the middle class as well as Oscar Wilde, Lillie Langtry, Winston Churchill, Queen Victoria, and others. Commentary and annotations describe and identify the costumes.

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Bonnets, capes, caps, shawls, bodices, and crinolines as people actually wore them from 1840 to 1914. More than 200 photos depict aristocrats and members of the middle class as well as celebrities.

Synopsis:

Noted photo-historian documents bonnets, capes, caps, shawls, bodices and crinolines as people actually wore them—from 1840 to 1914. 235 early photos show aristocrats and the middle class (as well as Oscar Wilde, Lily Langtry, G. B. Shaw, Queen Victoria, etc.). A commentary and annotations to

Synopsis:

A noted photohistorian documents bonnets, capes, frock coats, caps, shawls, bodices, and crinolines as people actually wore them from 1840 through 1914. More than 200 photos depict aristocrats and the middle class as well as Oscar Wilde, Lillie Langtry, Winston Churchill, Queen Victoria, and others. Commentary and annotations describe and identify the costumes.

Table of Contents

NOTES ON THE PHOTOGRAPHS

PREFACE

PART I. THE RISE AND FALL OF THE CRINOLINE

PART II. CURVES AND VERTICALS

BIBLIOGRAPHY AND STUDY LIST

INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486242057
Author:
Gernsheim, Alison
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
ge
Author:
rnsheim, Alison
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - General
Subject:
Beauty & Grooming - Fashion
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Textiles & Costume
Subject:
Costume -- England -- History.
Subject:
Fashion -- England -- History.
Subject:
Clothing and dress -- History.
Subject:
Clothing and dress -- England -- History.
Subject:
Beauty and Fashion-Fashion and Costume
Subject:
Beauty and Fashion-Beauty General
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Fashion and Costumes
Series Volume:
SP-2
Publication Date:
19820131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.5 in 0.96 lb

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"Synopsis" by ,
Bonnets, capes, caps, shawls, bodices, and crinolines as people actually wore them from 1840 to 1914. More than 200 photos depict aristocrats and members of the middle class as well as celebrities.
"Synopsis" by , Noted photo-historian documents bonnets, capes, caps, shawls, bodices and crinolines as people actually wore them—from 1840 to 1914. 235 early photos show aristocrats and the middle class (as well as Oscar Wilde, Lily Langtry, G. B. Shaw, Queen Victoria, etc.). A commentary and annotations to
"Synopsis" by , A noted photohistorian documents bonnets, capes, frock coats, caps, shawls, bodices, and crinolines as people actually wore them from 1840 through 1914. More than 200 photos depict aristocrats and the middle class as well as Oscar Wilde, Lillie Langtry, Winston Churchill, Queen Victoria, and others. Commentary and annotations describe and identify the costumes.
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