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Elizabethan England (A History of Fashion and Costume #3)

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A History of Fashion and Costume is an eight-volume set that examines the development of costume and fashion over time, from the earliest cave dwellers to the present, along with the social history that gave rise to it. Introducing readers to the rich world of fashion and dress, this set vividly depicts the changing styles, processes, and trends--"from the first people to ...more
Hardcover, 64 pages
Published July 1st 2005 by Facts on File
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Crystal
May 09, 2012 Crystal rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: juvenile, 2012
Excellent series on historical dress. I enjoyed how they showed what the proper dress would be for all stations of life in the historical period. I also enjoyed how they showed the costumes from tv shows and movies, and explained if they were historically accurate.

I would recommend.
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A charming and well illustrated look at the history and fashion of Elizabethan England. A great way to get young readers to examine history.
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Born in Lancashire in 1948. Studied English at the University of London. Was head of publications at the Royal Shakespeare Company. A dance and theatre critic, adapter, author, and an editor of children's books and young adult books.
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