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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 25: SOLDIERS CLOTHING 1558-1638

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 48542

ISBN: 185804278X

Condition: New


Volume 25. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 25; 64 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 36: THE ENGLISH ABROAD - SLAVES, COLONISTS AND SAILORS

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2015

Seller ID: 48543

ISBN: 1858042933

Condition: New


Volume 36. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 36; 68 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 26: SOLDIERS CLOTHING 1639-1649

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 48545

ISBN: 1858042798

Condition: New


Volume 26. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 26; 76 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 4: LINENS AND SILKS AND OTHER NON-WOOLLEN TEXTILES

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 41766

ISBN: 1858042577

Condition: New


Volume 4. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 4; 60 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 10: DOUBLETS (PART 1)

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 41760

ISBN: 1858042631

Condition: New


Volume 10. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 10; 52 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 5: FUSTIANS, FELT, FURS, LEATHER

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 41761

ISBN: 1858042585

Condition: New


Volume 5. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 5; 56 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 8: WHO WORE WHAT AND WHEN: RURAL

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 41765

ISBN: 1858042615

Condition: New


Volume 8. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 8; 60 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 7: WHO WORE WHAT AND WHEN (PART 1)

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 41762

ISBN: 1858042607

Condition: New


Volume 7. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. Clothing acquisition, regional and ethnic variations, maintenance and sewing equipment. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 7; 56 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 13: MALE COATS AND CASSOCKS

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2014

Seller ID: 45258

ISBN: 1858042666

Condition: New


Volume 13. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 13; 60 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 20: FOOTWEAR

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 43148

ISBN: 1858042739

Condition: New


Volume 20. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 20; 60 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 19: HEADWEAR

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 45263

ISBN: 1858042712

Condition: New


Volume 19. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 19; 80 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 15: MALE LEGWARE (PART 1)

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 43670

ISBN: 1858042682

Condition: New


Volume 15. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 15; 60 pages View more info

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CLOTHES OF THE COMMON PEOPLE VOLUME 16: MALE LEGWARE (PART 2)

By: Peachey, S. (edited. )

Price: £8.99

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2013

Seller ID: 44689

ISBN: 1858042690

Condition: New


Volume 16. Booklet; new copies. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England. Illustrated. This volume covers the pictorial evidence for; and patterns for breeches. ; Clothes of the Common People in Elizabethan and Early Stuart England; Vol. 16; 60 pages View more info

Image for ENGLISH EMBROIDERY II: CROSS-STITCH: A HANDBOOK WITH DIAGRAMS, SCALE DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN FROM XVIITH CENTURY ENGLISH SAMPLERS AND FROM MODERN EXAMPLES

ENGLISH EMBROIDERY II: CROSS-STITCH: A HANDBOOK WITH DIAGRAMS, SCALE DRAWINGS AND PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN FROM XVIITH CENTURY ENGLISH SAMPLERS AND FROM MODERN EXAMPLES

By: Pesel, L. F.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: BT. Batsford Ltd.: 1931

Seller ID: 37994

Condition: Fair


Paperback; corners of a few pages creased, stain to endpaper otherwise good; corners of front cover torn off; in yellowed, faded and foxed card covers. Landscape format. First edition. ; Illustrated. ; 38 pages View more info

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TEXTILE HISTORY: VOLUME 1 NUMBER 1 DECEMBER 1968

By: Ponting, K. G. (edited. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1968

Seller ID: 34736

Condition: Fair


Paperback; dent to corners of pages throughout otherwise a good, clean copy in creased and chipped card covers. ; Eight articles include: John Heathcoat (1783-1861) Founder of the Machine-Made Lace Industry; The Development of Hand Spinning Wheels; American Coverlets; Memoirs of Two Eighteenth-Century Framework Knitters. Illustrated. ; 128 pages View more info

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TEXTILE HISTORY: VOLUME 1 NUMBER 2 DECEMBER 1969

By: Ponting, K. G. (edited. )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: David & Charles: 1969

Seller ID: 34737

Condition: Good


Paperback; dent to margin of pages otherwise good in creased card covers. ; Seven articles include: Mechanical Aids to Linen Bleaching in Scotland; the Bleaching of Woollen and Worsted Goods 1740-1860; The International Rayon Industry Between the Wars. Illustrated. ; 135 pages View more info

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PYNE'S BRITISH COSTUMES : AN ILLUSTRATED SURVEY OF EARLY EIGHTEENTH-CENTURY DRESS IN THE BRITISH ISLES

By: Pyne, W. H.

Price: £20.00

Publisher: Wordsworth Editions: 1989

Seller ID: 60056

ISBN: 1853269263

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages a little yellowed otherwise very good in creased and faded dustjacket. ; Written and drawn and coloured by William Pryne, and first published 1805. Colour plates of professional and working class men and women. View more info

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METAL BUTTONS C. 900 BC - C. AD 1700 (2ND EDITION)

By: Read, B.

Price: £15.99

Publisher: Portcullis Publishing: 2010

Seller ID: 41835

ISBN: 0953245063

Condition: New


New paperback copies. Signed by the Author. ; Second Revised and Enlarged edition. Examples of buttons from the Late Bronze Age to 1700. Over 500 colour photographs and line drawings; with descriptive text. ; 133 pages View more info

Image for CREATE VINTAGE-INSPIRED WEDDING HAIRSTYLES : A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO STYLING CLASSIC HAIRSTYLES FOR ANY SPECIAL OCCASION INCLUDING WEDDINGS, PROMS, AND FORMAL EVENTS

CREATE VINTAGE-INSPIRED WEDDING HAIRSTYLES : A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO STYLING CLASSIC HAIRSTYLES FOR ANY SPECIAL OCCASION INCLUDING WEDDINGS, PROMS, AND FORMAL EVENTS

By: Rennells, L.

Price: £24.99

Publisher: HRST Books: 2014

Seller ID: 47806

ISBN: 0981663931

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; Step-by-step instructions for 29 hairstyles inspired by the Victorian and Edwardian eras; the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s, and 1960s. The styles are fresh, modern revivals of the glamour and romance of these time periods rather than replicas. Over 870 colour photographs. Each finished hairstyle is photographed from all angles and includes notes and tips on how the author takes vintage hairstyles and interprets them to create fashionable looks for t... View more info

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RETRO MAKEUP: TECHNIQUES FOR APPLYING THE VINTAGE LOOK

By: Rennells, L.

Price: £21.99

Publisher: HRST Books: 2011

Seller ID: 47807

ISBN: 0981663923

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; A history and application guide for vintage cosmetics. Includes step-by-step directions on full makeup styles inspired by famous women of the 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. Also includes factual information about the history of makeup and what defined the makeup looks of the decades based on popular culture of the time. From the author of Vintage Hairstyling. ; 104 pages View more info

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VINTAGE HAIRSTYLING: RETRO STYLES WITH STEP-BY-STEP TECHNIQUES (2ND EDITION)

By: Rennells, L.

Price: £29.99

Publisher: HRST Books: 2009

Seller ID: 56091

ISBN: 0981663915

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; A practical guide to re-creating hairstyles from the 1930s, 1940s, 1950s and 1960s; using hundreds of colour photographs. With original techniques and modern options to achieve the same look. Includes tips on hair accessories, make-up, and nails to finish the retro look. ; 200 pages View more info

Image for THE CLOTHING OF THE RENAISSANCE WORLD : EUROPE, ASIA, AFRICA, THE AMERICAS: CESARE VECELLIO'S HABITI ANTICHI ET MODERNI

THE CLOTHING OF THE RENAISSANCE WORLD : EUROPE, ASIA, AFRICA, THE AMERICAS: CESARE VECELLIO'S HABITI ANTICHI ET MODERNI

By: Rosenthal, M. F. & Jones, A. R.

Price: £29.99

Publisher: Thames & Hudson: 2008

Seller ID: 55012

ISBN: 0500514267

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £48.00. ; Cesare Vecellio’s guide to the dress and customs of the world first published in Italy in 1590. Costumes of the world; from Ancient Rome to Vecellio’s day; from kings down to gravediggers, and beggars. The original text translated into English and presented with its original illustrations. With 540 illustrations, 77 in colour. ; 600 pages View more info

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MAKING EDWARDIAN COSTUMES FOR WOMEN

By: Rowland, S.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2016

Seller ID: 52002

ISBN: 1785001027

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price; published £25.00. ; A practical guide to creating authentic-looking Edwardian styles for women. Patterns with step-by-step instructions and colour photographs to help construct garments from the the mid 1890s up to the mid-1910s. Illustrated. ; 128 pages View more info

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MAKING VINTAGE 1920S CLOTHES FOR WOMEN

By: Rowland, S.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2017

Seller ID: 57210

ISBN: 1785003399

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; 15 projects for garments and acessories; based on the dress collections at the Royal Pavillion & Museums, Brighton & Hove, and Worthing Museum and Art Gallery. Step-by-step instructions and close-up photographs. Includes a day dress, summer frocks, cocktail gown, wedding dress, coats, blouse, and beach pyjamas. ; 142 pages View more info

Image for LE COSTUME 2. RENAISSANCE - LE STYLE LOUIS XIII

LE COSTUME 2. RENAISSANCE - LE STYLE LOUIS XIII

By: Ruppert, J.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Flammarion: 1947

Seller ID: 29329

Condition: Good


Paperback; pages yellowed otherwise good in yellowed and creased card covers. ; An illustrated guide to costume from the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. 88 b/w illustrations & photographs. French text. ; 64 pages View more info

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HANDBOOK OF EARLY 16TH CENTURY MENS CLOTHING

By: Rushworth, D.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Self Published: N.D.

Seller ID: 55667

Condition: Very Good


Booklet; very good in stapled card covers. (No published date, circa 1990s. ) ; Illustrated introduction to garment construction; including basic patterns for shirt, breeches, doublet, hose and fastenings. A practical introduction - aimed at re-enactors. ; 24 pages View more info

Image for VINTAGE LINGERIE : 30 PATTERNS BASED ON PERIOD GARMENTS PLUS FINISHING TECHNIQUES

VINTAGE LINGERIE : 30 PATTERNS BASED ON PERIOD GARMENTS PLUS FINISHING TECHNIQUES

By: Salen, J.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: St Martin's Griffin, New York: 2012

Seller ID: 45138

ISBN: 0312645392

Condition: New


New hardback copies. ; Historical patterns and techniques. Corsets, brassieres, knickers, girdles, petticoats. 30 historically accurate examples of period lingerie from 1850 to 1970, covering a range of vintage pieces from 1920s French knickers to 1950s pin-up brassiers. ; 128 pages View more info

Image for JEWELLERY: THE COSTUME ACCESSORIES SERIES

JEWELLERY: THE COSTUME ACCESSORIES SERIES

By: Scarisbrick, D.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Batsford: 1982

Seller ID: 33711

ISBN: 0713442786

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Hardback, very good in very good dustjacket. ; With 73 black & white illustrations, 6 colour photographs. ; 96 pages View more info

Image for LINGERIE: TWO CENTURIES OF LUSCIOUS DESIGN

LINGERIE: TWO CENTURIES OF LUSCIOUS DESIGN

By: Shephard, N.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2008

Seller ID: 54386

ISBN: 0764328182

Condition: New


New paperback copies at a reduced price. ; Undergarments 1770 to 1970; designed to shape, conceal, enhance, and reveal the body to create a silhouette for outerwear fashions. From corsets to negligees to reverse thongs, hundreds of fascinating garments illustrated in over 500 colour photographs. ; 160 pages View more info

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FASHION IN THE 1940S

By: Shrimpton, J.

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd.: 2014

Seller ID: 47981

ISBN: 0747813531

Condition: New


Shire Library No. 784. New paperback copies. ; An introduction to the impact of wartime and austerity on British fashion; make-do-and-mend, and post-war style. Illustrated. ; 72 pages View more info

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VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM: GUIDE TO THE COLLECTION OF COSTUMES

By: Smith, C. (Note) Kendrick, A. F. (Note)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Victoria & Albert Museum: 1924

Seller ID: 33997

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Hardback without dustjacket; light foxing to edge of pages otherwise good. ; Revised and reprinted edition; first published 1913. Photographs of some of the costume collection. Illustrated with thirty-six b/w plates. ; 42 pages View more info

Image for ANNA NEUPER'S MODELBUCH: EARLY SIXTEENTH-CENTURY PATTERNS FOR WEAVING BROCADED BANDS

ANNA NEUPER'S MODELBUCH: EARLY SIXTEENTH-CENTURY PATTERNS FOR WEAVING BROCADED BANDS

By: Spies, N. & Bargmann, U. (Transcribed and edited) .

Price: £55.00

Publisher: Arelate Studio: 2003

Seller ID: 55015

ISBN: 0971896011

Condition: Very Good


Paperback; very good in card covers. Uncommon. ; Forty-five Tablet Weaving patterns and variations from a German handbook written in 1517. The patterns are transcribed into modern charts, with background information. ; 56 pages View more info

Image for SKETCH BOOK 56 VOL V: THE WOMEN OF THE FRENCH WAR ERA

SKETCH BOOK 56 VOL V: THE WOMEN OF THE FRENCH WAR ERA

By: Spring, T.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Track of the Wolf: 2006

Seller ID: 48518

Condition: New


New paperback copies. ; French and Anglo Women's dress. A useful guide aimed at re-enactors. Clothing, accessories and an introduction to the historical background. ; 80 pages View more info

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EMBROIDERED STUART PICTURES

By: Swain, M.

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Shire Publications Ltd.: 1990

Seller ID: 36866

ISBN: 0747800596

Condition: Good


Shire Album 246. Booklet; very good in lightly creased card covers. ; An introduction to seventeenth-century needlework panels. Illustrated. ; Shire Album; Vol. 246; 32 pages View more info

Image for THE NEEDLEWORK OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

THE NEEDLEWORK OF MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS

By: Swain, M.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Van Nostrand Reinhold: 1973

Seller ID: 40556

ISBN: 0442299621

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; edge of pages yellowed otherwise very good in creased dustjacket. First edition. ; The first comprehensive study of Mary Stuart's needlework and the works associated with her. Every known piece marked by her cipher or monogram is illustrated. With 89 plates, 12 in colour. ; 128 pages View more info

Image for HAIR & WIGS FOR THE STAGE: A STEP BY STEP GUIDE

HAIR & WIGS FOR THE STAGE: A STEP BY STEP GUIDE

By: Swinfield, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: A & C Black: 1999

Seller ID: 48504

ISBN: 0713642254

Condition: Very Good


Hardback; very good in pictorial boards. ; Techniques for producing period hair styles, using and adapting wigs and false hair, and styling existing hair. Over 150 photographs & line drawings. ; 128 pages View more info

Image for FROCKS AND FRIPPERIES: LADIES' DRESS AND ACCESSORIES FROM THE 17TH - 20TH CENTURY

FROCKS AND FRIPPERIES: LADIES' DRESS AND ACCESSORIES FROM THE 17TH - 20TH CENTURY

By: Thomas, R. & Martin, A. (Foreword. )

Price: £2.00

Publisher: Lincolnshire County Council: 1995

Seller ID: 34565

ISBN: 0861112148

Condition: Fine


Booklet; fine in card covers. ; Booklet published for the costume exhibition held 1995-1996. Catalogue. Items from the costume collections of the Usher Gallery, Museum of Lincolnshire Life, and Gainsborough Old Hall. Well illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. ; 32 pages View more info

Image for CLOTHES OF THE COMMON MAN 950-1200AD - PART TWO: MAKING THE GARMENTS

CLOTHES OF THE COMMON MAN 950-1200AD - PART TWO: MAKING THE GARMENTS

By: Thursfield, S

Price: £4.00

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2007

Seller ID: 47086

ISBN: 1858042291

Condition: New


Booklet, new copies. ; Illustrated. ; Clothing; 16 pages View more info

Image for CLOTHING OF THE COMMON MAN 1200-1350: VOLUME 1: THE EVIDENCE

CLOTHING OF THE COMMON MAN 1200-1350: VOLUME 1: THE EVIDENCE

By: Vanderkamp, G. & Morris, R.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Stuart Press: 2008

Seller ID: 47081

ISBN: 1858042348

Condition: New


Booklet, new copies. ; With b/w illustrations. ; Clothing; 48 pages View more info

Image for COSTUME: THE JOURNAL OF THE COSTUME SOCIETY: VOLUME 1. NUMBER 2

COSTUME: THE JOURNAL OF THE COSTUME SOCIETY: VOLUME 1. NUMBER 2

By: Various.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Victoria & Albert Museum: 1968

Seller ID: 36819

Condition: Fair


Paperback; stain to margin of pages, corners of pages dented otherwise good in creased and marked card covers. ; Articles including Prince Edward's Clothes (16thC. ) ; Hosiery: A Bibliography; Dyeing and Cleaning Clothes in the Late Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Centuries; the Japanese Military Overcoat. Illustrated. ; Volume 1; Vol. 2; 52 pages View more info

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COSTUME: THE JOURNAL OF THE COSTUME SOCIETY - NUMBER 13

By: Various.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London; Printed for the Society: 1979

Seller ID: 39940

Condition: Good


Paperback; good in creased card covers. ; Articles including 'The Coronation Robes of Richard III and Anne Neville' by Anne Sutton; and 'The Monmouth Cap' by Kirstie Buckland. Illustrated. ; Vol. 13; 106 pages View more info

Image for VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM: SAMPLERS

VICTORIA AND ALBERT MUSEUM: SAMPLERS

By: Victoria & Albert Museum

Price: £4.00

Publisher: HMSO: 1951

Seller ID: 34529

Condition: Good


Small Picture Book no.4. Booklet; very good in card covers. ; Illustrated with 26 b/w plates. ; 32 pages View more info

Image for FORTIES FASHION: FROM SIREN SUITS TO THE NEW LOOK

FORTIES FASHION: FROM SIREN SUITS TO THE NEW LOOK

By: Walford, J.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: Thames and Hudson: 2008

Seller ID: 55007

ISBN: 0500514291

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


Hardback; very good in yellowed dustjacket. First edition. ; A sourcebook of 1940s fashion; from French style under the occupation and the 'make do and mend' approach to the clothing shortages, through to the New Look of the postwar era. Fashion in Britain, Germany, America and around the world. With 250 illustrations, 196 in colour. ; 208 pages View more info

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KNITTING FASHIONS OF THE 1940S: STYLES, PATTERNS AND HISTORY

By: Waller, J.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Crowood Press: 2012

Seller ID: 56944

ISBN: 1861268629

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £19.95. Reprint. ; British and American clothing. Chronological guide to knitted garments for the troops, the Home Front, children and fashion. With over 50 patterns ranging from twinsets to hats with a variety of stitches adapted for today's yarns and needles. Illustrated. ; 160 pages View more info

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NINETEENTH-CENTURY WOMEN'S FASHION

By: Warnes, F.

Price: £24.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2016

Seller ID: 52034

ISBN: 0764350137

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £33.50.; High-style couture trends over a 100-year period from 1800 to 1900, as illustrated in 374 color photographs of original, hand-coloured fashion plates from the author's collection. Based mostly on original French artwork, the fashion plates, which appeared in magazines of the day, also document fashion illustration as an evolving art form. ; 400 pages View more info

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HANDWOVEN TAPE: UNDERSTANDING & WEAVING EARLY AMERICAN & CONTEMPORARY TAPE

By: Weaver, S. F.

Price: £19.99

Publisher: Schiffer: 2016

Seller ID: 55216

ISBN: 0764351966

Condition: New


New hardback copies at a reduced price. ; Narrow bands of woven tape, popular in America during the eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. With step-by-step instructions for setting up a tape loom with warp threads, and explains how to weave your own tape. Over 200 colour photographs. ; 208 pages View more info

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KNIT VINTAGE : MORE THAN 20 PATTERNS FOR STARLET SWEATERS & OTHER KNITWEAR FROM THE 1930S, 1940S & 1950S

By: Weston, M. & Taylor, R.

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Jacqui Small LLP: 2014

Seller ID: 58138

ISBN: 1906417660

Condition: New in New dust jacket


New hardback copies at a reduced price; published £20.00.; A selection of patterns updated using modern yarns and sized for modern women. Garments including short-sleeved tops, cardigans, sweaters, stockings and a beret. Illustrated with colour photographs. ; 144 pages View more info

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LONDON MUSEUM CATALOGUES: NO. 5 COSTUME

By: Wheeler, R. E. M. (Preface)

Price: £8.00

Publisher: The London Museum: 1946

Seller ID: 34699

Condition: Fair


Paperback, corner crease to some pages; card covers creased and faded, previous owner's name to front cover. Reprint. A good reference copy. ; With 57 b/w plates and 10 figures in the text. ; 212 pages View more info

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LONDON MUSEUM CATALOGUES: NO. 5 COSTUME

By: Wheeler, R. E. M. (Preface)

Price: £5.00

Publisher: The London Museum: 1946

Seller ID: 36875

Condition: Good


Paperback, corners of a few pages creased otherwise good in creased and faded card covers. Second edition. Reprint. ; With 57 b/w plates and 10 figures in the text. ; 212 pages View more info