Cunnington, C. Willett (Cecil Willett).
English women’s clothing in the nineteenth century.
London, Faber and Faber, 1937. 21 cm x 29 cm. XX, 460 pages. Illustrations in black and white throughout. With plates, diagrams, glossaries and a bibliography. Original hardcover. Very good condition with only very minor signs of external wear.
Includes for example the following chapters: ‘The Vertical Epoch’; ‘The Dawn of Romance: 1822-1829’; ‘The Gothic ‘40s’ etc. Includes Glossaries of Materials, Certain Technical Terms and Obsolete Colour Names.
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