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English Women S Clothing in the Nineteenth Century: A Comprehensive Guide with 1,117 Illustrations

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Remarkably thorough illustrated overview based on rare period photographs, periodicals, other contemporary sources. Description and information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, carriage costumes, evening dresses, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, underclothing, other apparel. 891 black-and-white line illustrations. 226 halftones. Bibliography. 3 glossaries.

Synopsis:

Remarkably thorough descriptions, information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, etc. Based on contemporary sources. Indispensable for costume and fashion students. Bibliography.

Synopsis:

Remarkably thorough descriptions, information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, etc. Based on contemporary sources. Indispensable for costume and fashion students. Bibliography.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 441-442) and index.

Table of Contents

I. INTRODUCTION

II. THE VERTICAL EPOCH

III. THE DAWN OF ROMANCE 1822-1829

IV. FROM ROMANCE TO SENTIMENT IN THE '30'S

V. THE GOTHIC '40'S

VI. THE '50'S

VII. THE '60'S

VIII. THE '70'S

IX. THE '80'S

X. THE '90'S

  RETROSPECT

  GLOSSARY OF MATERIALS

  GLOSSARY OF CERTAIN TECHNICAL TERMS

  GLOSSARY OF OBSOLETE COLOUR NAMES

  AUTHORITIES

  CHRONOLOGICALTABLE

  NOTE ON ENGLISH MUSEUMS CONTAINING NINE-TEENTH-CENTURY COSTUMES

  INDEX

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486263236
Author:
Cunnington, C. Willett
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Author:
Cunnington, C. Willett
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Great britain
Subject:
History
Subject:
Fashion
Subject:
Design - Textile & Costume
Subject:
Costume
Subject:
Textiles & Costume
Subject:
Costume -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Subject:
Europe - Great Britain - General
Subject:
Women's clothing
Subject:
Clothing and dress
Subject:
Clothing and dress - Great Britain -
Subject:
Women's clothing - Great Britain - History -
Subject:
Antiques-Jewelry and Fashion
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Fashion and Costumes
Series Volume:
9254
Publication Date:
19900531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
11 x 8.13 in 2.81 lb

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Remarkably thorough descriptions, information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, etc. Based on contemporary sources. Indispensable for costume and fashion students. Bibliography.

"Synopsis" by ,
Remarkably thorough descriptions, information about hundreds of fashions: morning dresses, riding outfits, bridal gowns, more. Also millinery, footwear, etc. Based on contemporary sources. Indispensable for costume and fashion students. Bibliography.

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