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World of Fashion, Vol. I. II. III.

By: N/A

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Charles J. Peterson: 1842

Seller ID: 2276008

Condition: Good


Hinges starting, address label on front endpaper, title and index pages missing, rear free endpaper loose but included, a few light stains on some pages. 1842 Large Hardcover. 188; iv, 188; iv, 192 pp. Three volumes in one. The Lady's World of Literature and Fashion, Vol. I. II. III. A collection of women's fashion and literature from the 1800s. View more info

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Two Centuries of Costume in America MDCXX - MDCCCXX [1620-1820], in Two Volumes.

By: Earle, Alice Morse

Price: $70.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279030

Condition: Good


First edition. Spines toned, rear hinge of first volume weakening, spotting on rear board of first volume. 1903 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 824 pp. (paginated continuously). An illustrated history of two hundred years of American clothing and associated customs, with portraits of important colonial figures throughout. View more info

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The Identification of Lace

By: Earnshaw, Pat

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Shire Publications, Ltd.: 2009

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 2279781

ISBN: 0747802378

Condition: Near Fine


Third edition. A very nice copy. 2009 Trade Paperback. 160 pp. This book guides the reader through the intricacies of identifying a piece of lace, listing and illustrating the points to look through in each lace. It covers the whole range of lace from all parts of the world, selecting for examination those major types which the collector or dealer is most likely to come across or hear about. The numerous photographs are arranged to assist comparison of diagnostic feature... View more info

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The Antique Design or Spider: In Many Variations--Showing Yokes, Corners, Edges and Insertions (My Book Number G)

By: Farnes, Emma

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Iva Rose Vintage Reproductions: 2008

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2279779

Condition: Near Fine


2008 reissue of 1910-1915 original. Sticker adhesive on rear wrapper. 15 pp. This is a very unique collection of crocheted edgings, insertions, medallions and yokes that were considered antique back in the Edwardian Era. It could be that some of these designs are from the early 1800's! There are medallions and frilly edgings all worked in crochet. Some are worked into yokes and camisoles and patterns are included. View more info

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Klaededragtens Kavalkade Tegnet af Ebbe Sunesen, Mogens Bryder og Kaj Norregaard, I Farver (Dutch Text)

By: Hansen, Henny Harald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: 1954

Seller ID: 2280982

Condition: Very Good


Quarter-inch chip to jacket spine head and to jacket spine base, one-inch tear along bottom edge of rear jacket panel, a few other minor chips and minor tears to jacket edges, jacket faintly toned. 1954 Hard Cover. Dutch text. Klaededraget's Cavalcade Designed by Ebbe Sunesen, Mogens Bryder and Kaj Norregaard, In Colors. A history of clothing and costumes from various cultures throughout the ages. View more info

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Feeding the Eye: Essays

By: Hollander, Anne

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2263557

ISBN: 0374282013

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket spine-head and spine-base very slightly bumped. Top page ridge very faintly foxed. 1999 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xi, 336 pp. Since the advent of cinema more than a hundred years ago, visual art has tended to be perceived as if it were in motion, and as the century ends, we notice that artists create less often in fresco or carved stone and more on film or tape, on the dance stage or in the ever changing, ever moving ... View more info

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The Cowboy Catalog

By: Kauffman, Sandy; Martin, Billy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc. / Crown Publishers, Inc.: 1980

Seller ID: 2276263

ISBN: 0517540355

Condition: Good


Rear hinge repaired. 1980 Large Softcover. 191, [1] pp. For rodeos, ranches, and hard riding on the range or city streets, here is the very best in boots, jeans, belts, buckles, spurs, chaps, saddles, and all kinds of Western gear. The Cowboy Catalog is a compendium of clothing, equipment, and information for cowboys everywhere. More than an assortment of illustrations and full shopping information about the finest Western goods, this book is a guide to buying, wearing, ... View more info

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Dressed in Black

By: Mendes, Valerie

Price: $22.00

Publisher: Victoria & Albert Museum: 2000

Seller ID: 2272888

ISBN: 0810966891

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. Still encased in publisher's shrink wrap. 2000 Large Hardcover. Celebrating a fashion staple--the little black dress--this unique illustrated book features designs from Fortuny, Schiaparelli, Dior, Balenciaga, Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, and many other fashion institutions. View more info

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Metamorphosis

By: Normant, Serge; Roberts, Julia; Rossellini, Isabella

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Publishers: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author. Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2173880

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed & inscribed without attribution by Normant on title page ('Love & Peace, Serge Normant'). Ink gift note on half-title page.Near Fine. 2004 Large Hardcover. 191, [1] pp. A collection of glamor photography of famous models and Hollywood actresses, focusing on Serge Normant's innovative hair styles. Foreword by Julia Roberts, introduction by Isabella Rossellini. View more info

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Catwalking: A History of the Fashion Model

By: Quick, Harriet

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Well Fleet Press: 1997

Seller ID: 2265861

ISBN: 0785810935

Condition: Very Good


Light sticker adhesive on jacket front, jacket edges lightly bumped. 1997 Large Hardcover. 174 pp. Whereas the first models to grace the catwalks were hired from the ranks of seamstresses and paid wages on par with floor-sweepers, the model turned supermodel of the 80's and 90's has become the ultimate dream of self-made success. Catwalking is a stunning look at the world of the fashion industry and modelling, illustrated with a wealth of rare photographs and graphic mat... View more info

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The Steampunk User's Manual: An Illustrated Practical and Whimsical Guide to Creating Retro-Futurist Dreams

By: VanderMeer, Jeff; Boskovich, Desirina

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Abrams Image: 2014

Seller ID: 2285038

ISBN: 1419708988

Condition: Near Fine


Light scratch on rear board. 2014 Large Hardcover. 255 pp. Steampunk, the retro-futuristic cultural movement, has become a substantial and permanent genre in the worlds of fantasy and science fiction. A large part of its appeal is that, at its core, Steampunk is about doing it yourself: building on the past while also innovating and creating something original. VanderMeer’s latest book offers practical and inspirational guidance for readers to find their individual pat... View more info