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Historical Encyclopedia of Costumes

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Organized into four principal sections with a scope ranging from the ancient world to the nineteenth century, this illustrated volume offers a detailed accounting of men's and women's clothing, both fashions and formal wear as well as everyday garb.
Hardcover, 320 pages
Published August 1991 by Facts on File (first published 1988)
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