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e-books in Fashion category

Book cover: Christian DiorChristian Dior
by - Metropolitan Museum of Art ,
This is a portrait album of a sampling of Christian Dior's masterpieces shown in the 1996 New York Metropolitain Museum of Art's retrospective. Among the illustrations are extravagant evening wear, chic accessories, and details of Dior tailoring.
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Book cover: The Age of Napoleon: Costume from Revolution to Empire, 1789-1815The Age of Napoleon: Costume from Revolution to Empire, 1789-1815
by - The Metropolitan Museum of Art ,
The book goes into detail on the fashions of this period and deals with other related subjects such as Napoleons efforts to revitalize the silk and lace industries of France to be used in his court and the costumes of his armies...
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Book cover: The Evolution Of FashionThe Evolution Of Fashion
by - The Cotton press ,
This is not a technical treatise on a subject which is practically inexhaustible. It brings before the general public in a popular manner circumstances which have influenced in a marked degree the wearing apparel of the British Nation.
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Book cover: Costume Design and IllustrationCostume Design and Illustration
by - John Wiley & sons ,
The designer and the illustrator should both have a knowledge of the beautiful lines of the human form. Drawing from the nude is of great advantage to the student, and no serious costume illustrator should be without this valuable training.
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Book cover: English CostumeEnglish Costume
by - Adam & Charles Black ,
The world is a complicated picture of people dressing and undressing. The history of the world is composed of the chat of a little band of tailors seated cross-legged on their boards; they gossip across the centuries, feeling very busy and important.
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Book cover: Woman as DecorationWoman as Decoration
by - Dodd, Mead and Co. ,
This illustrated book is a brief guide for the woman who would understand her own type, make the most of it, and know how simple a matter it is to be decorative if she will but master the few rules underlying all successful dressing.
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Book cover: The History of Fashion in FranceThe History of Fashion in France
by - Scribner and Welford ,
The history of female fashion in France: the dress of women from the Gallo-Roman period to the present time. The book covers the Merovingian period, the Carlovingian period, the influence of the crusades, reigns of John and of Charles V, etc.
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