Historic Costume CD-ROM and Book: From the Renaissance through the Nineteenth Century

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Invaluable collection of authentic costumes, based on historic sources and meticulously rendered by a noted fashion illustrator, displays over 550 costumes-from royal robes and peasant garments of the early 1600s to "bloomers" for active young ladies of the late 19th century. Includes carefully researched information and notes. 200 black-and-white plates.
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Overview


Invaluable collection of authentic costumes, based on historic sources and meticulously rendered by a noted fashion illustrator, displays over 550 costumes-from royal robes and peasant garments of the early 1600s to "bloomers" for active young ladies of the late 19th century. Includes carefully researched information and notes. 200 black-and-white plates.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486996196
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 11/30/2004
  • Series: Dover Electronic Clip Art Series
  • Edition description: CDROM & BK
  • Pages: 64
  • Sales rank: 514,273
  • Product dimensions: 8.10 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.30 (d)

Meet the Author

One of the leading authorities on fashion history, Tom Tierney created over 150 paper doll books for Dover Publications. With subjects ranging from U.S. Presidents to popular movie stars, Mr. Tierney's books are famous for being carefully researched and meticulously rendered. His releases are prized by fashion professionals, collectors, and paper doll lovers all over the world.

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  • Posted December 10, 2011

    Excellent Reference!

    If you're looking for a good book for references of fashions in history from the Renaissance to the 19th century then this is a great book. Beautiful art by years, countries, and the type of outfit they are wearing. Great description at the end of the different eras and how and what was fashionable or proper. CD-Rom contains all the images from the book. 200 Permission-Free Designs. Great reference source whatever your purposes.

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