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Costume and fashion: a concise history

Costume and fashion: a concise history

Laver, James, 1899-1975; De La Haye, Amy; Tucker, Andrew

From the momentous invention of the needle some 40,000 years ago to the development of denim, from Neolithic weavers to the biggest names in the fashion industry today, this is a guide to the landmarks of costume history

Paperback, Book. English.
4th ed.
Published London: Thames & Hudson, 2002
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Statement of responsibility: James Laver
Edition statement: concluding chapter by Amy de la Haye and Andrew Tucker.
ISBN: 0500203482, 9780500203484
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Physical Description: 304 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Series: World of art
Subject: Beauty and Fashion.; Clothing and dress History.; Costume History.
Series Title: World of art.