Costume History and Style.
An easy-to-read survey of the history of dress in the western world. Each chapter has a historical chronology with costume sketches to show what was worn during important events. Includes background, cultural setting, distinctive fashion features in "The Basic Silhouette," and photos showing the artistic setting of the time. 544 pages. A great broad reference. Russell was a professor of the department of drama at Stanford. Jacket and spine of book are worn. Prentice-Hall, NJ. 1983. USED. $2.00