Survey of Historic Costume

By Tortora, Phyllis G. & Sara B. Marcketti

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ISBN
9781628921670
Publisher
Fairchild


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Starred Review on September 1, 2015  |  Reference

This should be a familiar title to anyone who has ever been involved in Occidental fashion history. After 25 years in print, this survey can reliably be called a classic in its field. Outstanding features include lavish full-color photographs, maps, diagrams, and other graphic material; numerous sidebar articles show, for example, how past clothing styles have influenced modern designs ("Global Connections") and what people of various eras had to say about dress in their own day ("Contemporary Comments"); careful documentation, as references to sources consulted appear at the end of each chapter; and finally, an ample bibliography that concludes the text. Ancillary materials include online access to "Studio," which is a ...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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