Survey of Historic Costume / Edition 5

Survey of Historic Costume / Edition 5

by Phyllis G. Tortora, Keith Eubank
     
 

ISBN-10: 1563678063

ISBN-13: 9781563678066

Pub. Date: 06/08/2009

Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic

The bestselling Survey of Historic Costume covers the history of Western dress from the ancient world to the years following the turn of the millennium. The costume of each period is viewed within its historical, cultural, and economic context. Sources utilized in the study of costume are described and evaluated. Perfect for anyone interested in historic costume,…  See more details below

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The bestselling Survey of Historic Costume covers the history of Western dress from the ancient world to the years following the turn of the millennium. The costume of each period is viewed within its historical, cultural, and economic context. Sources utilized in the study of costume are described and evaluated. Perfect for anyone interested in historic costume, fashion, textiles, drama, and design, this beautifully illustrated book is full of interesting facts and commentary.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781563678066
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
06/08/2009
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
704
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Introduction1
Pt. IThe Ancient World C. 3000 B.C.-A.D. 30011
Pt. IIThe Middle Ages C. 300-150073
Pt. IIIThe Renaissance C. 1400-1600131
Pt. IVBaroque and Rococo C. 1600-1800175
Pt. VThe Nineteenth Century 1800-1900251
Pt. VIThe Twentieth Century 1900-1990347
Bibliography503
Index513

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