A History of Costume.
Transl. by Alexander K. Dallas MA. Edited and augmented by Emma von Sichart. Unabridged reproduction of the 1928 English edition. 594 illustrations. A little book, a great resource. The author studied actual samples that have survived whenever possible. From the ancient peoples of the Mediterranean to Teutonic, Renaissance, Baroque, and other periods, into the 19th century. Male, female, outer and under garments. Materials, tailoring, dyes, designs, occasions for which the clothes are intended. Much more. Dover. 1963. paper. Spine creased, otherwsie VG. USED. $5.00