Accessories of Dress: An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Dover Fashion and Costumes)

Accessories of Dress: An Illustrated Encyclopedia (Dover Fashion and Costumes)


Drawing upon an unlimited variety of historic resources, the authors of this beneficial reference have created an exciting account of the types of own adornment women and men have used in the course of the a while to augment their donning clothing. From hats, veils, wigs, and cosmetics, to cravats, shawls, footwear, and gloves, to strolling sticks, purses, enthusiasts, and furs, the enticing remark monitors the humor and private appeal of the many-sided tale of accessorized clothing. 644 figures and fifty nine plates.

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