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20,000 Years of Fashion: The History of Costume and Personal Adornment (First Edition)

By: Boucher, Francois

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harry N Abrams: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032057

ISBN: 0810900564

Condition: Near Fine


The story of how people have dressed themselves from the earliest times to the present (1967). A fascinating study of human history related to clothing and fashion. Red cloth with royal blue spine label and gold lettering. Previous owner's name written on decorated end-paper and title page. No writing in the book. Price written on dust jacket flap. 441pp., index. 1,150 illustrations (346 in full color). Solid copy. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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The Perfect Wedding Dress

By: Delamore, Philip

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Firefly Books: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 035942

ISBN: 1554071313

Condition: Fine


This is the ideal guidebook for the bride as she begins her search for the perfect wedding dress. Filled with inspiring ideas and visual references, it will help her develop a vision of her dress while making sense of the overwhelming choices available. She can use it to show storekeepers what she wants or to work with a dressmaker on a custom design.Easy to use, The Perfect Wedding Dress is organized by dress style -- ball gown, princess line, mermaid, and so on -- and ... View more info

The Shopping Guide (First Edition)

By: E. B. Weiss and Maurice Mermey

Price: $150.00

Publisher: New York and London, Whittlesey House: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032378

Condition: Very Good +


Extremely rare First Edition with Foreword by Grover Whalen, President of New York World's Fair 1939. Contains advice for getting your money's worth when shopping by experts from most of the big department store chains of that day (Macys, Bloomingdales, Abraham & Strauss, etc). Blue fabric cloth with black spine lettering and design. xi, 301pp., index. End papers age toned. No writing in the book. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

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Oriental Carpets (Jumbo)

By: Gantzhorn, Volkmar

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Koln Lisboa London New York Paris Toronto, Taschen: 1998-06-01

Seller ID: 036844

ISBN: 3822805459

Condition: Like New


Red boards with white lettering and design. Mylar cover. Illustrated end-papers. 532pp. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Godey's Lady's Book and Magazine (Volume LXXX - from January to June 1870) First Edition

By: Godey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, Louis A. Godey: 1870

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037491

Condition: Good


3/4 leather with marbled boards. Many folding illustrations protruding from text-block. Multiple pagination. Spine leather very heavily worn and extremely dry. Labels gone. Full refund if not satisfied. View more info

Visual Encyclopedia of Costume

By: Pepin Press

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Amsterdam, Pepin Press: 2002

Seller ID: 036914

ISBN: 9054960795

Condition: Like New


From Introduction: The Pepin Press visual Encyclopedias are massive visual resources, containing thousands of high-quality line drawings per volume and featuring practically every country in the world. Besides classical themes such as Greek vases, Italian churches, and 18th-century fashion from Paris, in these books, one cal also find, for example, constructions and designs from the Solomon Islands, costume from Friesland, Cabo Verde and Uzbekistan, Eskimo carvings and o... View more info