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The Resource What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society, consultant editor Melissa Leventon

What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society, consultant editor Melissa Leventon

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What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society
Title
What people wore when
Title remainder
a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society
Statement of responsibility
consultant editor Melissa Leventon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A history of costume and fashion spanning the civilizations of ancient Greece and Egypt through nineteenth-century Europe, including the clothing, footwear, accessories, and hairstyles of individuals from all levels of society
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
391.009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT511
LC item number
.L474 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Leventon, Melissa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Clothing and dress
  • Fashion
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What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society, consultant editor Melissa Leventon
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 346-347) and index
Contents
The grammar of costume. The ancient world -- The Roman Empire -- Europe in the middle ages -- Renaissance Europe -- Modern Europe, 1650-1840 -- East and Southeast Asia -- South Asia -- Anatolia, Persia, and Central Asia -- European regional dress -- Africa, Oceania, and the Americas -- The elements of costume. Clothing through the ages -- Accessories through the ages
Control code
ocn176973868
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780312383213
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008012938
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)176973868
Label
What people wore when : a complete illustrated history of costume from ancient times to the nineteenth century for every level of society, consultant editor Melissa Leventon
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 346-347) and index
Contents
The grammar of costume. The ancient world -- The Roman Empire -- Europe in the middle ages -- Renaissance Europe -- Modern Europe, 1650-1840 -- East and Southeast Asia -- South Asia -- Anatolia, Persia, and Central Asia -- European regional dress -- Africa, Oceania, and the Americas -- The elements of costume. Clothing through the ages -- Accessories through the ages
Control code
ocn176973868
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
352 p.
Isbn
9780312383213
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2008012938
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)176973868

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