- From ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome to 19th-century France, England, and Germany, this treasury chronicles the full sweep of historical dress through the centuries. Beautifully detailed, full-color engravings illuminate the garb of kings and laborers, ladies and warriors, peasants and priests. Scores of accessories are also illustrated.
- Item content: English
- "This Dover edition, first published in 2007, contains all the plates from Die Trachten der Völker vom Beginn der Geschichte bis zum 19. Jahrhundert, originally published by Bibliographische Anstalt, Leipzig, in 1906. The text of the original German edition has been omitted here. New captions to the plates have been specially prepared for the present edition"--Title page verso.
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- 1 online resource (vi, 104 pages) : color illustrations
- text file
- GT513 .R63 2007eb
- 9780486136462 (electronic bk.)
0486136469 (electronic bk.)