Fashion in the Works of Jane Austen.
Jane Austen's descriptions of fashion have been arranged in 6 chapters, with explanations. Includes a brief guide to textile terms. Byrde was curator of the Museum of Costume in Bath until her retirement in 2002. This book was originally published as A Frivolous Distinction in 1979 by the Bath City Council. Still in demand, now released in paper, with new 2008 intro by the author. Full of wonderful period illustrations. Paper. NEW. $18.00