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Festivals and Costumes in the World

By: Haga, H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Tokyo, Japan, Graphic-Sha: 1983

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 011331


Japanese language text, English subtitles. View more info

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Fashion Design 1800-1940

By: Pepin Press

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Netherlands, Pepin Pr: 2001

Seller ID: 025337


Text in English, French, Spanish, German and Dutch. Over 400 with hundreds of illustrations. View more info

Fashion: The Mirror of History

By: Batterberry, Michael

Price: $38.00

Publisher: New York, Greenwich House: 1982

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 029550


"A charming, irreverent study of fashion from the legendary fig leaf to the "great masquerade of the 1960s and the eclecticism of the present." An unmarked copy in "gift quality" condition. View more info

Mirror, Mirror: A Social History of Fashion

By: Batterberry, Michael; Batterberry, Ariane Ruskin

Price: $65.00

Publisher: New York, Holt Rinehart & Winston: 1977

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 027241


A couple of small spots to half title page but otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition, fore-edges lightly tanned, 400 pages. View more info

Art Deco Fashion : French Designers 1908-1925

By: Battersby, Martin

Price: $45.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press, New York, Academy Editions, London: 1974

Seller ID: 022286


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A History of Fashion

By: Black, J. Anderson; Garland, Madge

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow: 1975

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 026233


PO name to title page otherwise unmarked. D/W with significant edgewear (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

A History of Fashion

By: Black, J. Anderson;Kennett, Frances;Garland, Madge

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Orbis Books: 1982

Seller ID: 019826


Some spotting to prelims, otherwise internally unmarked, sl. edgewear inc. "dog ears" to lower right corner first few pages. Sections include from the Ancient World through to 1870, then Fashion's Past 100 years, each section with numerous chapters inc. The Age of Elegance, The Romantic Period, Victorian Virtue, The Jazz Age, Edwardian Opulence - and more. View more info

A History of Costume in the West

By: Boucher, Francois

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1967

Edition: First English Language Edition

Seller ID: 028257


An unmarked copy in veyr good condition. 352 colour plates, 798 black and white. Translated from the French by John Ross. 442 pps. D/W price-clipped. This is a large and heavy book and additional postage may be requested for destinations outside Australia. View more info

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Historic costume in Pictures

By: Braun & Schneider (a 19th Century Munich Based Publisher)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 011689


Wraps with some minimal creasing. We carry a wide selection of fashion books so search our online catalogues or email for further information View more info

English Children's Costume Since 1775

By: Brooke, Iris (Drawn and Described by); Laver,James (introduction by)

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, A. & C. Black Ltd.: 1949

Edition: Reprint - "Plain Edition"

Seller ID: 019853


Beautifully drawn line illustrations, some in colour, in excellent, unmarked condition. Fore-edges lightly tanned, boards with minimal edgewear, faded spine. View more info

A Pictorial history of Costume : a survey of costume of All periods and peoples from antiquity to Modern Times Including national costume in Europe and non-European Countries

By: Bruhn, Wolfgang; Tilke, Max

Price: $85.00

Publisher: London, A. Zwemmer: 1955

Seller ID: 028152


An unmarked copy in very good condition. Brown cloth boards with gilt decoration to front panel. D/W with some edgewear (now protected in removable clear archival plastic cover). View more info

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American Dress Pattern Catalogs, 1873-1909

By: Bryk, Nancy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Mineola, New York, U.S.A., Dover Pubns: 1988

Seller ID: 025303


Reprinted from four rare dress pattern catalogs, this compilation offers an excellent overview of apparel from the late Victorian and early Edwardian eras. More than 3,750 black-and-white illustrations depict everything from bicycle suits to evening wear, including men's and children's clothing as well as ladies' shirtwaists, wrappers, skirts, and lingerie. View more info

The Fashion Conspiracy a Remarkable Journey through the empires of Fashion

By: Coleridge, Nicholas

Price: $22.00

Publisher: London, Heinemann: 1988

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 028484


An unmarked copy with tanned pages. View more info

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The Imperial Style : fashions of The Hapsburg Era

By: Cone, Polly (editor)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Metropolitan Museum of Art/Rizzoli: 1980

Seller ID: 020066


Based on the exhibition Fashions of the Hapsburg Era : Austria-Hungary held at The Metropolitan Museum of Art December 1979-August 1980. D/W with some wear (now protected). View more info

5000 years of fashion

By: Contini, Mila

Price: $25.00

Publisher: USA, Chartwell Books: 1979

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 029783


An unmarked copy in very good condition. Foreword by Emilio Pucci. 166 pps. View more info

Charity Costumes of Children, Scholars, Almsfolk, Pensioners

By: Cunnington, Phillis; Lucas, Catherine

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1978

Edition: First

Seller ID: 008627


Red cloth boards with sl. bumped corners, internally fine, D/W price-clipped with sl. edgewear (now protected). View more info

History of Costume & Style

By: De Fircks, Tatiana

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Australia, Pitman Publishing: 1299

Edition: First

Seller ID: 027585


Internally unmarked and in excellent condition. Some edgewear, diagonal crease lower right corner fornt panel. "This textbook aims to acquaint the student with the origins of costume, its development and the influences affecting costume throughout history." View more info

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Fashion : From the 18th to the 20th Century (The Kyoto Costume Institute)

By: Fukai, Akiko (Chief Editor)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Germany, Taschen: 2004

Seller ID: 017795


Taschen Icon series smaller format. Corners lightly bumped. View more info

Victorian Dress in Photographs

By: Ginsburg, Madeleine; Victoria and Albert Museum

Price: $55.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 025055


"More than fashion plates or paintings, old photographs give an accurate impression of what the costume of the past was like when it was actually being worn. Madeleine Ginsburg has here collected, and fully annotated, a representative selection of 250 photographs in which are reflected the evolving styles of six decades." View more info

Skin to Skin : Eroticism in Dress

By: Glynn, Prudence

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin: 1982

Edition: First

Seller ID: 026708


"A major contribution to the history of dress and of social behaviour." View more info