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The Resource The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century, Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller

The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century, Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller

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The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century
Title
The costume history
Title remainder
from ancient times to the 19th century
Statement of responsibility
Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
First published in France between 1876-1888, Auguste Racinet's 'Le Costume Historique' was the most wide-ranging, intelligent study of clothing ever published. Racinet's organization by culture and subject has been preserved in this edition. His focus is on European clothing from the Middle Ages to the 1880s
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Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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1825-1893
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Racinet, A.
Dewey number
  • 391'.009
  • 391.009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Miller, Chris
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  • Clothing and dress
  • Clothing and dress
  • Beauty and Fashion
Target audience
specialized
Label
The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century, Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the French
  • "1825-1893."
  • "All plates in colour."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9783836555401
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
752 pages
Isbn
9783836555401
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)
Label
The costume history : from ancient times to the 19th century, Auguste Racinet ; English translation, Chris Miller
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translated from the French
  • "1825-1893."
  • "All plates in colour."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
9783836555401
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
752 pages
Isbn
9783836555401
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white, and colour)

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