Synopses & Reviews
Forty-two presidents of the United States, along with their wives or other White House hostesses, are featured in this unique archive. From George and Martha Washington to George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, each chief executive and First Lady appears in two outfits reflecting the fashions of their times, including many historically accurate inaugural costumes.
The set includes: and#149;One CD-ROM containing 168 high-quality, permission-free images scanned at 300 dpi and saved in TIFF format, perfect for use with all the most popular programs
and#149;A large-format 64-page book with every image on the CD-ROM printed large and clearly, and numbered for easy reference
Of value to fashion historians and costume designers, this handsome collection will also be of use to craftworkers and hobbyists. Informative notes on each figure and costume complete this outstanding pictorial record.
Original Dover (2004) publication.
Full-color illustrations of very president--from Washington to George W. Bush--and their First Ladies, each in their inaugural clothes plus one additional outfit. Over 170 images.
Forty-two presidents of the United States, along with their wives or other White House hostesses, are featured in this unique archive. From George and Martha Washington to George W. Bush and his wife, Laura, the chief executives and first ladies appear in 2 outfits, including many inaugural costumes. Notes on each costume. 168 full-color images.
Forty-twoand#160;presidential couples and#151; from George and Martha Washington to George and Laura Bush, each in 2 outfits, many historically accurate from inaugurals. Costume notes. 168 full-color images.
About the Author
One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.