Medieval Costume in England and France: The 13th, 14th, and 15th Centuries

Medieval Costume in England and France: The 13th, 14th, and 15th Centuries

by Mary G. Houston, Houston
     
 

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Splendid pictorial documentation, carefully researched, of royal apparel, ecclesiastical dress and vestments, academic and legal garments, and civilian dress of all classes.See more details below

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Splendid pictorial documentation, carefully researched, of royal apparel, ecclesiastical dress and vestments, academic and legal garments, and civilian dress of all classes.

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Describes the style and construction of royal raiment, ecclesiastical vestments, academic and legal robes, and civilian dress for all classes. Also discusses related subjects such as jewelry, textiles, armor, and hairdressing. Over 350 black-and- white line drawings of complete costumes, decoration, and patterns are taken from contemporary illustration and sculpture. Includes a glossary without pronunciation. No index. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780486290607
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
04/11/1996
Series:
Dover Fashion and Costumes Series
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
5.64(w) x 8.22(h) x 0.57(d)

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