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Costume and fashion : a concise history /

James Laver.

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Main Author: Laver, James
Other Names: De La Haye, Amy. | Tucker, Andrew
Published: New York : Thames & Hudson, 2002.
Edition: 4th ed. /
Series: World of art.
Topics: Clothing and dress - History. | Fashion - History. | Moda (história)
Genres: History.
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Main Author: Laver, James, 1899-1975.
Physical Description: 304 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (p. 292) and index.
ISBN: 0500203482
9780500203484
Edition: 4th ed. / concluding chapter by Amy de la Haye and Andrew Tucker.
Summary: James Laver's (Victoria & Albert Museum, London, UK) classic 1969 /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 1940-2001. First written for an earlier edition by Amy de la Haye (Victoria & Albert Museum), it has been revised by Andrew Tucker to include the turn of the (20th) century trends, including Gucci, Prada, urban sportswear, and must-have accessories.
Other Names: De La Haye, Amy.
Tucker, Andrew (Fashion journalist)
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More Details for: Costume and fashion : a concise history