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What people wore

Douglas Gorsline

What people wore

a visual history of dress from ancient times to twentieth-century America

by Douglas Gorsline

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Published by The Viking Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwritten and illustrated by Douglas Gorsline.
The Physical Object
Pagination266p. :
Number of Pages266
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18400488M

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The book is separated into three sections: "Costume of the Ancient World," covering Greece, Rome, and Egypt; "European Costume," which runs the gamut from the Medieval Period to ; and finally "American Costume.".

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According to the book's introduction, their work is presented first by era and then by subject, so that illustrators, historians, and students can choose to follow the path of fashion through the centuries or study in detail the contrasting styles.

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