Dover Publications (1975), Edition: 2, Paperback, 256 pages
Over 1,450 costumed figures in clearly detailed engravings -- from the dawn of civilization to the end of the 19th century. Features many folk costumes. Captions.
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256 p.; 11.22 inches
048623150X / 9780486231501
LibraryThing member ladyblacksun
engravings of historic costume as translated through various paintings and sketches. Lots of extrapolation. Not great as source material for determining historical correctness, but good for those who just want an overview of the types of clothing worn in various periods.