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A concise history of costume.

by Laver, James

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Published by Thames & Hudson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Clothing and dress -- History.,
  • Fashion -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Series[The World of art library. General]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGT510 .L286
    The Physical Object
    Pagination288 p.
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4959535M
    ISBN 10050018092X
    LC Control Number76430489

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This book is more of a concise history of fashion according to England (which is mentioned the most), with a nod to French and Italian costumes when they were viewed as mode. Not until the 20th century does this book acknowledge the influences other culture’s fashions started to have on, well, England/5.

The text in this book seems as informative, as it is concise. However, other reviewers seem to think that the author's information about preth century costumes is inconsistent with other sources, but the postth century information is consistent with what I have learned from other sources.

Therefore, I recommend this book with some by:   The late James Laver was Keeper of the Departments of Prints and Drawings and of Paintings at the Victoria and Albert Museum from until Amy de la Haye is an expert dress historian.

She is the Rootstein Hopkins chair of dress history & curatorship at London College of Fashion. Andrew Tucker is a fashion writer, author of The London Fashion Book and co-author of Costume Brand: James Laver. Get this from a library. A concise history of costume. [James Laver] Home.

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Buy Costume and Fashion: A Concise History (World of Art) 4 by James Laver, Amy de la Haye (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: A Concise History of Costume, James Laver, Thames and Hudson,Signed First Edition, First Impression Written by a leading authority in Britain on the history of costume and fashion, this tells of the underlying motives of fashion as well as a survey of the history of costume.

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Costume and Fashion: A Concise History You could win this book. A Timeline of Fashion Costume and Fashion: A Concise History by James Laver (Thames & Hudson, Inc., ) examines chronologically how fashion has existed and evolved from the inception of clothing all the way through today.

With over illustrations accompanying the text, it. ISBN: X X OCLC Number: Notes: Rev. published as: Costume and fashion. Rev. © James Laver's (Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK) classic /A concise history of fashion/ remains largely intact in this new edition.

The text describes costume, clothing, and fashion from ancient times through the present. New to the fourth edition is a revision of the final chapter, on fashion from The concise history of costume and fashion. [James Laver] -- Vagaries of fashion through the ages presented for the general reader by a British scholar.

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