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Mariage - Exposition Du 16 Avril Au 29 Auot 1999, Anon
1 Anon Mariage - Exposition Du 16 Avril Au 29 Auot 1999
Paris, France Editions Assouline 1999 2843231418 / 9782843231414 Hard Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
TEXT IN FRENCH. The catalogue which accompanied the exhibition in Paris on the history of marriage. A very good clean hardback illustrated with colour and b/w photographs. 168 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Modes and Manners Volume II the Sixteenth Century, Boehn, Max Von;  Joshua, Joan [translator]
2 Boehn, Max Von; Joshua, Joan [translator] Modes and Manners Volume II the Sixteenth Century
London George G. Harrap & Co 1932 First Edition Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
From the library of J.B. Priestley with his bookplate on front pastedown. A good clean hardback which has faded spine. History of sixteenth century fashion with material arranged as far as possible in strict chronological order. Illustrated profusely with both b/w and colour drawings.290 pages including index. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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A Century of Shoes, Booksales Inc. Staff, Inc; Pattison, Angela
3 Booksales Inc. Staff, Inc; Pattison, Angela A Century of Shoes
London Chartwell Books 1997 0785808353 / 9780785808350 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Folio Signed by Author
SIGNED on the front endpaper with the inscirption "To Sarah, Best wishes in your future - Angela Pattison Oct 98". Traces the story of shoes in the 20th century - showinghow styles and designs reflect the changing moods and manners of the century, and have dictated the height of the heel, the thickness of the sole, the delicacy of design and the levels of practicality and comfort. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear only. 160 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 22.50 GBP
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Costume in Greek Classic Drama, Brooke, Iris
4 Brooke, Iris Costume in Greek Classic Drama
London Methuen & Co 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Good + Good + 8vo Author 
Contains all the available details of the period to assist designers or students in the production of classical drama who may have had difficulty in finding authentic costuming. From the collection of the costume designer Colin Lavers and with his name/date to the ffep. Some faint sunning to page edges else a good clean copy in an unclipped d/w protected by a plastic film which has been taped down leaving the usual residual marks - 112 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Una Giornata Alla Moda, Burke, Helen
5 Burke, Helen Una Giornata Alla Moda
Milano, Italy Idealibri 1985 8870820505 / 9788870820508 Hard Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Una mostra di Fabio Inghirami a cura di Paolo Peri e Helen Burke. Text in ITALIAN. Some light sunning to page edges and rear cover else a clean bright copy in pictorial laminated boards. Price sticker inside cover - 67 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 37.50 GBP
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What Not to Wear, Constantine, Susannah; Woodall, Trinny
6 Constantine, Susannah; Woodall, Trinny What Not to Wear
London George Weidenfeld & Nicolson Ltd 2002 0297843311 / 9780297843313 Hard Cover Near Fine 4to Matthews, Robin (photography) 
Straight-talking advice which accompanied the BBC eleven part series. 160 pages in pictorial, laminated boards. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Looking for Jackie : American Fashion Icons, Craughwell-Varda, Kathleen
7 Craughwell-Varda, Kathleen Looking for Jackie : American Fashion Icons
New York, NY, USA Hearst Books 1999 0688167268 / 9780688167264 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall 
A fascinating look at fascinating women as Americans, with no monarchy to emulate, have long been drawn to dynamic women who possessed style, charisma, and grace. Includes more than 200 full-colour illustrations. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, heavy large format hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 208 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 32.00 GBP
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The Art of English Costume, Cunnington, C Willett
8 Cunnington, C Willett The Art of English Costume
London Collins 1949 Second Impression Hard Cover Good Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
An original critical study from the fifteenth century to the time of publication. Good clean copy in an unclipped d/w, with small loss to bottom of spine, and now protected in a plastic coating which has been taped down leaving the usual residual marks. From the collection of the costume designer Colin Lavers and with his name/date to the ffep. Bottom edges untrimmed - 243 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Your Book of Nineteenth Century Costume, Cunnington, Phillis
9 Cunnington, Phillis Your Book of Nineteenth Century Costume
London Faber & Faber 1970 0571094473 / 9780571094479 First Edition Hard Cover Good Ex Library 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Ex-library copy with the usual markings. Text block clean. Describes the clothes of men, women and children, including hats, shoes, accessories and hairstyles, and is illustrated with many authentic and charming line-drawings. Illustrated laminated boards with wear to spine end - 80 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 11.00 GBP
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The Official Great British Factory Shop Guide, Cutress, Gillian; Stricker, Rolf
10 Cutress, Gillian; Stricker, Rolf The Official Great British Factory Shop Guide
Melton Mowbary, Leicestershire Anthony Peters Product Development Ltd 2005 0955065208 / 9780955065200 75th Edition Soft Cover Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Unread, new edition, paperback guide to over 1,000 Factory Shops. Shows where they are, what they sell, and area information. Slightest signs of storage - 490 pages including index. Next post dispatch by Royal Mail. 
Price: 9.00 GBP
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Givenchy : 40 Years of Creation, de Givenchy, Hubert ( Introductory Note )
11 de Givenchy, Hubert ( Introductory Note ) Givenchy : 40 Years of Creation
Paris, France Paris-Musees 1991 2879000521 / 9782879000527 Stiff Board Covers Good Fair Folio 
Published to coincide with the exhibition marking Hubert's forty years in fashion. Divided into three sections; a portrait of Givenchy the couturier and art lover and, at times, interior decorator; an analysis of the development of his fashion house and label; and a study of his career and style. Magnificiently illustrated, it ends with a chronological account of the period. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, large format copy in cloth over board covers which show minor bowing. Unclipped d/w shows shelfwear and tear and minor loss - 206 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 137.50 GBP
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Dress in North America Vol. 1 : The New World, 1492-1800, De Marly, Diana
12 De Marly, Diana Dress in North America Vol. 1 : The New World, 1492-1800
New York, NY, USA Holmes & Meier Publishers 1991 0841911991 / 9780841911994 Hard Cover Reading Copy Good 4to 
Described as a reading copy as boards are slightly bowed and small bump to bottom corner, else a good clean hardback in dustwrapper which shows signs of light shelfwear. Offers a comprehensive account of the development of American dress from the arrival of the European explorers and settlers through the founding of the American republic. Illustrated with b/w and colour pictures. From the collection of costume designer Colin Lavers, with his name on front endpaper. 221 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 37.50 GBP
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Histoire De La Mode Au XXe Siecle, Deslandres, Yvonne;Muller, Florence
13 Deslandres, Yvonne;Muller, Florence Histoire De La Mode Au XXe Siecle
Paris, France Somogy 1986 2850561827 / 9782850561825 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to 
TEXT IN FRENCH. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper. Chapters include: La Belle Epoque 1900-1914, La Grand Guerre et les Annees Folles 1914-1929, Les Annees 30 et l'Occupation 1930-45, La New Look 1946-1960, Les Annees 60 - 1960-70, L'epoque contemporaine 1970. Illustrated with both colour and b/w photographs. 404 pages. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 45.00 GBP
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Japanese Army Uniforms and Equipment, 1939-45, Dilley, Roy
14 Dilley, Roy Japanese Army Uniforms and Equipment, 1939-45
Edgware, Middlesex Almark Publishing 1970 0855240040 / 9780855240042 First Edition Hard Cover Good 8vo Author 
Sets out to give a concise idea of the Japanese Army's background, together with details of dress and infantry weapons etc. Clean, glossy booklet - 48 pages. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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Fashion Illustration Today, Drake, Nicholas
15 Drake, Nicholas Fashion Illustration Today
Loggerheads, Nr. Market Drayton, Shropshire Thames & Hudson 1987 050027486X / 9780500274866 Card Covers Near Fine 4to 
The work of twenty fashion designers including Ruben Alterio, Francois Berthoud, Lorenzo Mattotti, and Zoltan etc which should provide an inspiration for illustrators and followers of fashion and design. 214 illustrations of which 166 are in colour. 175 pages. A clean bright copy which appears unread. 
Price: 30.00 GBP
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Fashion in Film, Engelmeier, Regine & Peter
16 Engelmeier, Regine & Peter Fashion in Film
Germany Prestel Publishing Ltd 1990 379131100X / 9783791311005 Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Presents the first major collection of photographs on the subject of costume design taking us on a fascinating journey through the history of Hollywood with 370 of the Munich archives finest pictures complemented by notes on the designers and by the first full list of all feature films that have been honored with an Oscar for Costume Design. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper which has small repaired tear to head of spine. Previous owner's name on front endpaper. 245 pages including index. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 32.50 GBP
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London : The Glamour Years 1919-39, Everett, Susanne
17 Everett, Susanne London : The Glamour Years 1919-39
London Bison Books 1985 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good + Very Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Surveys two decades of art and excess as one of the most extraordinary periods of English history is brought to life with over 250 b/w & colour photographs. Clean, large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 208 pages including index. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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Modes & Manners of the Nineteenth Century as Represented in the Pictures and Engravings of the Time - FOUR VOLUMES, Fischel, Dr. Oskar & Von Boehn, Max
18 Fischel, Dr. Oskar & Von Boehn, Max Modes & Manners of the Nineteenth Century as Represented in the Pictures and Engravings of the Time - FOUR VOLUMES
London J.M. Dent & Sons 1927 Revised and Enlarged Hard Cover Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Good four volume set in green decorated cloth binding. Previous owner's name on front endpapers. Text block clean to all volumes.Slight bowing to boards Comprehensive study of 19th century dress translated from the German by M. Edwardes with an introduction by Grace Rhys. Vol 1 - 1790-1817 - . xxii + 186 pages. Volume 2 has slight crease to cloth on front cover, 1818-1842, x + 171 pages. Volume 3 - 1843-1878, x + 164 pages. Volume 4 1879-1914 - with two additonal chapters by Grace Thompson,. xiv + 214 pages. Each volume is illustrated with numerous colour & half-tone pictures. 
Price: 185.00 GBP
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Chronisten der Mode. Mensch und Kleid in Bildern aus drei Jahrtausenden, Fischel, Oskar
19 Fischel, Oskar Chronisten der Mode. Mensch und Kleid in Bildern aus drei Jahrtausenden
Potsdam, Germany Muller & Co 1923 Hard Cover Good + 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Good clean copy with text in GERMAN. Some signs of shelf life with light sunning to page margins and rubbing to board edges. From the library of the costume designer Colin Lavers. 101 pp inc Sachregister. Next post dispatch from the UK. 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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Il Guardaroba di una cantante vestiti e costumi del primo novecento, Fuso, Silvio e Mescola, Sandro
20 Fuso, Silvio e Mescola, Sandro Il Guardaroba di una cantante vestiti e costumi del primo novecento
Venice, Italy Palazzo Fortuny 1990 Soft Cover Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Clean large format copy with text in ITALIAN. From the collection of the costume designer Colin Lavers and with his name/date to ffep. Faint sunning to page edges and minor crease marks to cover - 100 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK 
Price: 20.00 GBP
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