A Dictionary of Costume and Fashion
Historic and Modern : With Over 950 IllustrationsBook - 1999
Fascinating, fact-filled compendium defines over 10,000 words associated with wearing apparel and fashion. From bateau necklines to trilbys and vamps, individual terms are assembled alphabetically in groups according to dress parts, fabrics, and other style categories. Enhanced with over 750 clearly detailed illustrations, this comprehensive guide will be welcomed by writers, designers, and historians.
Publisher: Mineola, NY : Dover Publications, 1999
Characteristics: xiv, 397 p. : ill. ; 24 cm